Conservative Oklahoma lawmakers have asked Gov. Mary Fallin to take action to counteract the U.S. Supreme Court's recent refusal to review any homosexual marriage cases before it – an action that legalized marriage among homosexuals.
Although only 4.5 percent of Oklahoma's high school graduating class of 2014 took the SAT college-readiness test, the overwhelming majority of those 1,725 students performed well. Sixty-nine percent met the college benchmark score of 1550.
STILLWATER – While they are not native to the United States, feral hogs have made Oklahoma their home, and farmers and ranchers have the damage on their property to prove it.
The Mounds Turkey Shoot will be held November 1 and 2, November 8 and 9 and November 15 and 16. The time for the shoot is from noon to 5 p.m. each day. Earlier start time determined when the first line is filled.
Oklahoma's Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) is decreasing, but infants dying from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) still ranks in the top three causes of infant death, according to public health officials at the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH).
As the majority of Oklahomans watched in disgust, Judge Jane Wiseman officiated the first legalized homosexual marriage October 6 and called it a "joyous occasion."
Oklahoma Commissioner of Labor Mark Costello is a fourth generation Oklahoman with more than 25 years experience in private business.
You can't have too many good lawmakers in the Oklahoma Legislature.
Is the Obama administration actually helping to spread the Ebola virus? I know that sounds implausible but stop and consider what has been done so far:
After hearing the smug and aloof attitude of the head of the Centers for Disease Control and President Obama about the transference of the Ebola virus, I am reminded about the critics of Louis Pasteur.
Most Oklahomans will walk into the voting booth on Nov. 4 with no idea of how to vote concerning the judges on the ballot. We get more calls on election day and prior to election day on judicial races than any other topic.
This past Saturday I attended an event held by former Senator Randy Brogdon. Since the loss of his campaign for governor, Brogdon has not shrunk away from his closely held beliefs regarding God and government, and whose mission is to restore federalism to America.
There are 517 school districts in the state with 1,785 elementary, junior high, middle and high schools. In the high-school group, there are 15 four-year high schools with 40 students or less.
For a number of elections we have heard many (particularly those involved in politics) maintain rather loudly that "this is the most critical election in the history of the nation."
The first seven words of this article are the easiest: "Rite of Passage Parenting by Walker Moore." I always begin by writing these seven words each week and then pause, waiting to see what my fingers will do next.
Did you know they play college football in China? Well, if you didn't, you're certainly not alone, considering the very first American-style collegiate football game in China was just played last week.
NORMAN – The "wheels came off the Sooner Schooner" Saturday as Oklahoma lost to Kansas State 31-30.
Tulsa can't seem to catch a break this season.
It was a valiant effort by the Tulsa Golden Hurricane, but it fell just short, as Temple beat Tulsa, 35-24, in Philadelphia last Saturday.
Oklahoma State will see a few familiar faces Saturday when the No. 16 Cowboys take on No. 12 TCU.
A Christian family combines hospitality with some of the best fly fishing in America in Southern Missouri
DORA, Mo. - Myron and Ann McKee have built an oasis in the Ozarks in Southwest Missouri that is famous for fly fishing but offers so much more.
BRANSON, Mo. – People like to look up to Janice Martin.
BRANSON, Mo. – There’s always something new in Branson but one thing is not new – a deep sense of patriotism and love for America.
BRANSON, Mo. – Two aspects of the production of Jonah by Sight & Sound Theater here are particularly striking.