A love for his country and admiration for his brother prompted 16-year-old Jim Holman to alter his birth certificate and join the Marine Corps two days before the start of the Korean War.
Tulsa County Assessor Ken Yazel wasn’t in Vietnam but he served in the U.S. Marine Corps in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War.
The 22nd Ok,lahoma Honor Flight sent 81 veterans to Washington, D.C. on Oct. 21 to visit the memorials dedicated to honor their service and sacrifice.
Gov. Mary Fallin has issued an executive order for the head of every state agency, board and commission to come up with written plans to reduce spending by 10 percent for the rest of this fiscal year and for the next fiscal year.
More than 5,000 Oklahomans packed the south lawn of the State Capitol on October 25 to call for an end to abortion in Oklahoma.
At the onset of World War II, America drafted teenagers, taught them how to fight and protect themselves and sent them off to war. They had no choice but to leave their homeland and fight tirelessly against ruthless enemies to save the world from tyranny.
A group will soon start circulating an initiative petition to raise the state sales tax by one penny to raise money for education.
Since 1973, pregnancy resource centers founded by sincere Christians have been started all over America to help women decide to deliver their unborn babies rather than put them to death in an abortion clinic.
The first Democrat presidential debate on October 13 delineated clear distinctions between national Democrats and conservative Republicans.
Recent remarks by several presidential candidates from both major political parties shows clearly that America no longer understands what our Constitution and the Bill of Rights stand for. Hearing them say, "it's the law" or "it's the law of the land," makes some of us almost sick to our stomach.
Thomas Richardson Biggs was my grandfather. He was born in Arkansas in 1886 and he died in Tulsa in 1962.
I have few regrets in life, but one regret is that I did not serve in the military.
The Drudge Report carried an article entitled, “Gore: Global Warming making People Dumber.” Left-wing advocacy website Think Progress reported on a new study by the Harvard School of Public Health claims “Carbon Dioxide (CO2) has a direct and negative impact on human cognition and decision making.”
This year the official observation of Veterans Day, in the beginning after World War I called Armistice Day, falls on Wednesday.
World War II actually began in September 1939 when the forces of Nazi Germany began a ‘surprise’ invasion of Poland. It stands clear in my memory because my parents had sailed just days before from Europe to return home from a several months long business trip.
The Big 12 is coming down to a four-team race and the winner of Saturday’s game between No. 10 Oklahoma State and No. 5 TCU will be one-third of the way to the finish line.
After swamping Kansas 62-7 in Lawrence, No. 14 Oklahoma is supposed to have an easy time with Iowa State at home before facing the top teams in the Big 12 – Baylor, TCU and Oklahoma State – in a row to finish the regular season.
Tulsa needs two more victories in their last four games to become bowl eligible in the first year for head coach Phillip Montgomery.
It was a much-needed win on Saturday for the Tulsa Golden Hurricane as TU defeated SMU, 40-31, in front of 18,217 at Gerald Ford Stadium in Dallas.
NORMAN - Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine could have a stellar game against Kansas on Saturday and still not come close to what he did to the Jayhawks in Norman last season.
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.