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  • Bird counters unite The holiday season has become an important time for local birders

    Early Sunday morning all across Norman and environs, sleepy birders were crawling out of the warm covers, grabbing a quick breakfast and heading out into the cold. It was the appointed day for this year’s annual Christmas Bird Count....

    January 7, 2012

  • NOC football all stars announced

    The Norman Optimist Club announced the selections for the first ever NOC Football All Star Teams. It consists of 4th-6th grade players in the optimist club league. “Nominations were determined by the coaches who participated in voting by ...

    January 1, 2012

  • A year full of big stories

    The past 12 months have went by rather fast. However, jam-packed into those 365 days were some of the most unique, sad and interesting sports stories many of us have ever seen. My top-8 list have stories that got a lot of attention, while ...

    December 31, 2011

  • Gifts that can’t be found under a tree

    By the time many of you get around to reading this, you will have already went through most of your Christmas Day tradition. That includes tearing through poorly wrapped presents under the Christmas tree....

    December 26, 2011

  • Brewer to fight for NABF totle

    Boxing · NABF title on the line The North American Boxing Federation (NABF) Light Middleweight Championship Title will be defended by Champion Grady Brewer (28-13, 16 KO's) at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 22 at the Cox Center in Oklahoma ...

    December 15, 2011

  • Sooners at a crossroads

    What else is there to say about the end to Oklahoma’s regular season that has not already been said on the radio, written in papers, posted on message boards or tweeted.

    December 6, 2011

  • Bedlam: One game, one title

    One game, one title. It’s the tag line the Big 12 officials would love to attach to promos for a conference championship game, if they had one.

    November 30, 2011

  • NBA lockout could be a good thing

    We’ve reached day 134 of the NBA lockout and still no signs of an agreement coming anytime soon. The owners ended their meeting late Thursday with what Commissioner David Stern characterized as their best offer to the players union. NBPA ...

    November 12, 2011

  • Legacy of winning a hit DVD shines light on Wilkinson era and Prentice Gautt

    Bob Barry Sr. has seen a lot. From the time he began his career as a sportscaster in 1956 to calling Oklahoma game in 1961 until his death last week, the longtime voice of the Sooners knew the in and outs of the program....

    November 6, 2011

  • OU runners make all academic squad

    Fourteen members of the University of Oklahoma men’s and women’s cross country teams were named to the 2011 Academic All-Big 12 Cross Country Team announced Tuesday afternoon. Eleven Sooners earned first team honors with sophomore Hilary ...

    October 29, 2011