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  • Local light display gains national notoriety

    A Norman family’s Christmas light display has been shining bright for locals for seven years. But this holiday season is the first year that has garnered the Downs Family Christmas Light Ministry national attention....

    December 13, 2013

  • 2014 Norman calendar full with exciting events

    The 2014 Norman calendar is already bursting with events, with more to be scheduled just around the corner. Be sure to make room now for the exciting events coming in 2014. For a detailed up-to-date calendar of events visit ...

    December 13, 2013

  • Ballet classic to be performed with Oklahoma twist

    Celebrating the great Sooner State, the Norman Ballet Company is performing “The Oklahoma Nutcracker” 3 p.m. Dec. 1 at the Nancy O’Brian Center for the Performing Arts, 1809 N. Stubbeman....

    November 7, 2013

  • santapromo_0295.jpg Norman resident fills the role of Santa

    Kris Kringle, St. Nicholas, Father Christmas, Père Noël, Jolly Old Elf: No matter how you say it, one Norman resident has big boots to fill this holiday season....

    November 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • Photo exhibit explores critical periods in world history

    Photographer Horace Bristol’s (1908-1997) name doesn’t have the ring of familiarity such as those of Dorothea Lange, Ansel Adams and Alfred Stieglitz. He was contemporaries with that famous trio and his work arguably should be just as well ...

    November 7, 2013

  • Norman residents bring A Christmas Carol to life

    Several Norman residents are taking the stage this holiday season to tell the redemptive story of Ebenezer Scrooge Lyric Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol.” Vince Leseney, Mandy Jiran, Tom Huston Orr, Mat Govich and Owen Joyner are among the ...

    November 7, 2013

  • OU art exhibit highlights Latin American art

    A new exhibition at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art explores the advancement of Latin American art from the 1940s to the 1990s....

    November 7, 2013

  • OU production weaves together elements for emotional show

    Delve into an epic melodrama of danger and excitement during the University of Oklahoma’s upcoming production of “Coram Boy.” Set in 18th-century England, the play — based off the award-winning children’s novel by Jamila Gavin — weaves ...

    November 7, 2013

  • Spooky fashion show to ‘thrill’ OU campus

    An array of culture will come together through dance and fashion for a spectacular fright on Oct. 31 during “Spectrum: The Art of Culture, Fashion and Dance.” The event, sponsored by Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, will raise money for the ...

    October 11, 2013

  • Supernatural: Norman haunted with ghosts

    Ghoulies, goblins and ghosts aren’t reserved for ancient cemeteries or abandoned buildings. Unseen and unnoticed by most, these supernatural beings have taken up residence throughout Norman....

    October 11, 2013