While some recent protests across the country have turned into violent altercations between protestors and police officers, the protest at Andrews Park Amphitheater on Monday was much calmer in comparison.
NORMAN — Oklahoma State Department of Health officials announced Monday that they will no longer publish COVID-19 data by zip code, city or long-term care and nursing home facilities.
Epic virtual charter school has grown into one of the largest school systems in the state but it has also become one of the largest producers of transfers, sending thousands of students in and out of schools across Oklahoma throughout the academic year.
The public can now see the dollar amount each school spent educating a child, an important metric for stakeholders for determining equitable funding.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Black Lives Matter of Oklahoma City joined a diversity of races Sunday to rally against racial injustice and the death of George Floyd under the knee of police officer Derek Chauvin.
NORMAN — Lincoln Riley added his voice to the conversation about race in America, tweeting a statement in the early hours before dawn Sunday, saying “we have a long ways to go as a society” in terms of racial divide.
Correction: An earlier version of this story was inaccurate regarding refunds available for OU football season-ticket holders in 2020. Refunds are only available if the number of home games in 2020 are reduced. The Transcript regrets the error.
NORMAN — While the Oklahoma State Department of Health reported 88 new COVID-19 cases statewide Sunday, an apparent outage of the state's COVID Data Dashboard means the OSDH has not publicly shared county and city totals in two days.
NORMAN — More than two months into the pandemic’s arrival in Norman, COVID-19 restrictions are leaving their mark on Norman bars.
NORMAN — As COVID-19 restrictions gradually loosen, Norman liquor store operators and patrons are benefitting from some permanent statewide law changes.
This Week's Circulars
HOLLY SWINFORD, 64, of Norman, passed away on May 9, 2020. Services to be 2:00 P.M.Thursday, June 4, 2020 @ the Parks Brothers Funeral Home Chapel in Okemah, OK. 301 N. 3rd St. 918.623.1221
Steven 'Steve' D. Carlson, 61, of Norman, died May 28, 2020. Memorial service: 2:00p.m., Thursday, June 4th, First Baptist Church of Norman. Social distance seating will be in place, and masks are required. Online condolences may be shared at www.havenbrookfuneralhome.com.
Kenneth Paul Sinor, 49, Norman, passed away May 23, 2020. Services are pending. Tribute Memorial Care, 708 24th Ave NW, Norman, OK. 73069.(405-292-4787)
- Riots erupt overnight in Oklahoma City in protest of George Floyd incident
- Local residents holding peaceful protest at 2 p.m. at Andrews Park
- Update: Mayor Breea Clark responds to advocacy group's endorsement withdrawal
- No injuries in car accident at Norman Sprouts
- Some Epic students transfer out
- Phase 2 begins tomorrow for Reopen Norman plan
- Column: OU football provides a refuge from the world, but I sought Nick Basquine for understanding
- Violence continues Sunday night in downtown OKC
- Second day of Oklahoma City protesting shares unified message
- OU football recruiting: Caleb Williams being patient; Vandagriff has company in Georgia