By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Native Tulsan Malorie Ligons is soaring above the earth, literally. As a pilot for United Airlines, she has gone were only a few African American women have gone before. Ligons a graduate from...
By Eagle Newswire     The National Association of Colored People (NAACP), Tulsa chapter will recognize its 110th Anniversary with three days of programs. All events will be held at Varick AME Zion Church, 2716 N. Yorktown Ave., with Rev. Kenneth Evans...
www.tulsaworld.com By Wayne Greene     With the stroke of a pen last week, Kevin Stitt became the most powerful governor in Oklahoma history. Stitt signed five bills that give him the power to hire and fire the heads of five big state agencies: the departments...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Tulsa Health Department is pleased to share that Tulsa County is now ranked #13 out of the 77 counties in the state of Oklahoma, according to the tenth annual County Health Rankings, released today by the...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Tulsa City Council announced today it is working on scheduling dates for public meetings on the City of Tulsa’s 2018 and 2019 Equality Indicator Reports starting in mid-May. The Council voted unanimously at its March 13...
www.tulsaworld.com     Some Tulsa kids are headed to the beach, the mountains or enjoying a comfortable week home from school with their families. However, those that rely on reduced and free meals at school could go hungry with schools out for the...
www.cyberbullying.org By Justin W. Patchin Tags: bullying statisticscyberbullying statisticsdatasurvey Here at the Cyberbullying Research Center, we use data to better understand what teens are thinking, doing, and experiencing at school and online. We promote evidence-based and research-inspired policies, procedures, and programming. And given the...
By C.J. Neal Eagle Photojournalist   The Tulsa City Council voted 9-0 to allow public hearings regarding the 2018 Equality Indicators Report, however the years of frustration and anger regarding police interactions with the minority residence of Tulsa was clearly expressed to...
By Eagle Newswire   Clarifying voting rights for persons convicted of a felony is House Bill (HB) 2253. A creative license tag to help fund the Juneteenth Festival and commemorate Black Wall Street, HB2256 are bills authored by State Representative Regina...
By Joseph Holloway News On 6   QuikTrip has set a date for the opening of its new store near Pine and Peoria. A spokesperson from QuikTrip says they plan to open this new store by March 21st. This store has been a long time...