By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net     Scores of family members and friends of Dr. Alene Young and the late Dr. Lorean Laws poured out, in the intermittent rain, for the unveiling of the street sign in their name, on Thursday May...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wKI-ASSEjLQ Reverend Al Sharpton is back in Tulsa for the beginning of the Terence Crutcher/Betty Shelby murder trial. Sharpton, who was in Tulsa 11 days after Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed Terence Crutcher...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Teaching is a daunting career: my responsibilities in the present are innumerable; my influence on the future is monumental and my great passion is bringing excitement to students, causing them to want to learn and gain...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ok5dPe3qNkg&feature=youtu.be Anthony Mason is in his season for favor having just released his new CD project “The Leader Inside of You.” Mason is poised and anointed to surge to the forefront of gospel music....
David Goodwin Eagle Guest Writer   Anna Maria Goodwin Benn passed away on April 11, 2017, in Tulsa, Okla., at the age of 51. Anna was born on August 5, 1965, to Vivian Edwyna (née Palm) and James Osby Goodwin in Tulsa....
By Eagle Newswire   The Housing Authority of the City of Tulsa (THA) Board of Commissioners announced Jon "Aaron" Darden as its new president and CEO, following a national search led by S.  Renee Narloch & Associates and a local search...
Oklahoma Eagle Newswire http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YqH_5noFEI One year ago today, an EF2 tornado touched down in north Tulsa leaving behind widespread power outages, downed trees and hundreds of residents with home damages. Following the tornado, the Tulsa Area Long Term Recovery Committee was created...
Tulsa, OK -- The inaugural Black Economic Expo will be hosted by the Black Expo Foundation on April  8 and 9, 2017 This huge event is in honor of African American pioneers in economics and community development. The Expo will...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Ms. Jeanetta Smith-Williams and The Miss Black Tulsa Pageant Committee will be hosting its 47th Annual Miss Black Tulsa Pageant on April 1, 2017.  This year’s pageant is titled” Pure Royalty”. The Miss Black Tulsa pageant showcases...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   About 15 months ago, the Carland Group (the Group), of Oklahoma City, filed building permits for Cherokee Meadows, a senior living community to be locate in Tulsa, Okla. At that time, Terry Carty, manager of the...