By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net     On Thursday night, November 16, 2016, The John Hope Franklin Center for Reconciliation held its 2017 Dinner of Reconciliation, where about 580 people were in attendance. John W. Franklin, son of the late John Hope Franklin,...
www.jacksmemorychapel.com   PUBLIC VISITATION 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM, Friday, July 14, 2017 Jack's Memory Chapel 801 E. 36th St. N. Tulsa, OK 74106 Click Here view a map. HOME GOING SERVICE 10:00 AM, Saturday, July 15, 2017 Antioch Baptist Church 110 West 56th St. N. Tulsa, OK FINAL RESTING...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Booker T. Washington’s (BTW) Homecoming 2017 will be held September 28th and 29th. Hornet alumni and alumna will convene on the BTW campus for 48 hours of tradition filled celebration. The BTW National...
By Eagle Newswire   Rev. Jennettie P. Marshall has tossed her hat in the ring, along with Whitney Cole opposing incumbent Dr. Lana Turner-Addison for her District 3 seat on the Tulsa Board of Education. Marshall is the founding Pastor of Living...
By Eagle Newswire     At the time of the 1921 Greenwood massacre, Hal Singer was just 18 months old. His mother worked as a cook in wealthy white homes in Tulsa. As the violence began, one of her employers helped Hal...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire www.tulsaparks.org Attention students looking for summer jobs: Tulsa Parks has openings for lifeguards, pool managers and day camp counselors. Tulsa Parks will operate four pools for the summer of 2017: Berry, Lacy, Reed and Whiteside. McClure pool...
www.usatoday.com By Michael B. Sauter and Evan Comen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JadEpKeHNVY Among all public services in this country, few are as uneven in quality as the American public education system. While schools must follow certain guidelines and are held to public standards, they are largely funded...
By The Oklahoma Eagle News Wire     On Dec. 9, 2017, the Metropolitan Fair Housing Council of Oklahoma, Inc. (MFHC, Inc.) announced a settlement of $800,000 of a sexual harassment lawsuit by a Consent Decree, signed by the Honorable Chief Judge...
Tulsa People Magazine By Gail Banzet-Ellis     Don Ross can trace his ancestry to the Trail of Tears through a family tree of both Native American and African-American lineages. His efforts to honor the past while striving to improve race relations have...
www.koco.com Friday, June 1, is the last day for Oklahomans to register to vote in the 2018 primary election. The primary election is set for Tuesday, June 26. Oklahomans will get to decide on State Question 788, which would legalize the...