Tuesday, September 21, 2021
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Today, the family of Terence Crutcher, joined by national civil and human rights legal organizations, local elected officials, and community activists and leaders, formally requested for the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of...
www.kjrh.com By: News On 6   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLq1AJ7A0cg     A Tulsa Public Schools teacher has died of COVID-19, nine days after her husband also died from COVID, the district confirmed. The district is not identifying the teacher. TPS issued a statement Wednesday about the death: “It is heartbreaking...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire Thursday, September 16th will mark five years since Terence Crutcher was cruelly and unjustifiably killed by Tulsa Police Officer Betty Shelby during a routine traffic stop. Terence, a beloved family man, college student and member of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Mr. Orlando Hazley, Jr. will be one of ten inductees to the Oklahoma African American Educators Hall of Fame, Inc. on Friday, September 24, 2021. He is a retired career educator who taught in Tulsa Public...
www.kjrh.com By Brad Halblieb   Some Tulsa Public School elementary students logged onto their Chromebooks Wednesday for distanced learning. Staff at Hawthorne Elementary School put out a statement Tuesday saying they are suspending in-person learning for Wednesday. Based on the announcement; the district...
www.ktul.com   Many kids attending after-school programs at the Reed Community Foundation have dreams of being a professional athlete. Ten-year-old John D. Morrison IV wants to be a professional boxer. He’s been training at the community center to be the next Muhammad...
By Fred Jones       World renown musician and author Washington Rucker will be hosting a book signing at the Black Wall Street Liquid Lounge located at 10 N Greenwood #101 Tuesday August 25th at 6 pm. Rucker has penned 4 novels previous...
www.publicradiotulsa.org By Matt Trotter   The City of Tulsa on Tuesday officially launched a 12-month process to plan the redevelopment of publicly owned land in north Tulsa — land taken from Black and Native communities over the past 100 years. The city, Tulsa...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   On Wednesday, Aug. 18, at 9 a.m., Mayor G.T. Bynum will announce the honorary designation of the Gilcrease Expressway between North Lewis Avenue and the L.L. Tisdale Parkway as “Don Ross Expressway” in honor of former...
www.newson6.com By: Amy Slanchik   The Tulsa Public Schools Board of Education will hold a special meeting Wednesday evening to discuss possible lawsuits that could be filed because TPS cannot legally require masks in school. At the end of the meeting, the board...