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A man arrested on Valentine's Day after police responded to a call reporting a woman screaming for help from an apartment balcony was arraigned Friday on felony domestic abuse charges.


Parents across the state are still clamoring for answers after unsolicited fliers for an online charter school showed up in mailboxes across the state, and the state Education Department is taking legal action.

MOORE — As a slideshow of Kolby Crum's life played during his funeral on Thursday morning, the classic Bobby McFerrin song “Don't Worry, Be Happy” played over the speakers at First Moore Baptist Church.

A House Bill offering several exemptions to the state's plan to charge entrance fees to those entering Oklahoma State Parks has passed out of a House Subcommittee — but with an amendment attached.

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A 22-year-old Enid man was flown to an Oklahoma City hospital Thursday night after being shot in his apartment by one of three robbery suspects, Enid police said.

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WAKITA — Grant and Garfield County authorities arrested a 37-year-old Enid man on outstanding felony warrants Wednesday morning after learning he was at a residence in Wakita.

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Employees at a Tecumseh juvenile facility failed to properly supervise an 18-year old who died after a suicide attempt there, though she had been placed on suicide precautions several times before her death, a state oversight agency’s investigation has found.


Muskogee County prosecutors filed rape and kidnapping charges this weekend against two men accused of a brutal sexual assault of a woman to whom they offered to provide a ride from a local casino. 


A Daddy Daughter Dance benefiting Kids' Space Advocacy Center has grown so much that it will have two dances when the event takes place on Saturday.


Northeastern State University will host the Frankie Valli tribute "Let's Hang On!" at 7:30 p.m. on March 26 at the NSU Center for the Performing Arts. The performance is part of the 2019-20 Sequoyah Institute Performing Arts Series.

NORMAN — A Norman homicide victim pleaded for his life seconds before he was robbed and shot five times in his own vehicle, a court filing shows.


A Tahlequah lawyer pleaded guilty Tuesday to a federal charge of possessing firearms after previously being convicted of a felony after striking an agreement that includes the dismissal of a related drug charge and the potential for a significant sentence reduction.

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NORMAN — A third manslaughter count was filed Tuesday in Cleveland County District Court against a man accused of plowing his pickup truck into a group of Moore High School track and cross country runners two weeks ago.

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State hospitals have received $2.2 billion less in federal funds because it did not expand Medicaid coverage, she said. In addition to high rates of uninsured, the state has one of the worst infant mortality rates in the country.

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AMES - Graveside memorial service for William Barnes, 81, will be Saturday, February 29, 2020, at 11:00am in Ames Cemetery Chapel. Inurnment will follow in Ames Cemetery. Memorials-Ames Volunteer Fire Department or Ames Cemetery. www.andersonburris.com

Celebration of Life Service for Yvonne Joy Kennedy, 84, will be Monday, February 24, 2020, at 2:30pm, First Baptist Church, Enid. Visitation with the family will be Sunday, 4:00 to 5:00pm at Anderson-Burris Funeral Home. www.andersonburris.com.