By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wJSRZDPgIH0 When Bishop Gary McIntosh first came over to Tulsa north to start Transformation Church, some clergy in the Tulsa north community became very upset. Some felt that the last thing the community needed...
www.newsone.com By Parker Riley     When people talk about modern lynchings, R. Kelly and Bill Cosby are not legitimate examples. Ramon Smith and Jarron Moreland, both 21, are two men who were lynched in 2018. On April 18,  police found the dismembered bodies of the young men in a pond outside...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WXNXJyBOUo4   It is with sincere grief and sorrow that the Bailey family announces the passing of our patriarch, husband, hero and father, Dr. Bertrand Bailey Sr. Following an extended battle with several health conditions, on Wednesday, February 14,...
www.dallasnews.com   By: Kate Hairopoulos and Sarah Mervosh   Rickey Dixon always hit hard. During his high school football days in Dallas, his career at the University of Oklahoma and his six seasons in the pros, he used his head to smash into his opponents —...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Joshua Jacobs from Raymond S. Tulsa McLain is playing for the College Football National Championship for the #1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide January 9th and his is story is a truly phenomenal. Jacobs is just...
The Oklahoma Eagle Editorial 12/29/2016 WHAT IS IT? IS THERE A CRISIS IN EDUCATION AMONG TULSA MIDDLE SCHOOL CHILDREN? “The ideal of a public education has always been at the heart of the American promise… it's the promise of a good...
By Lt. Bridget Mitchell Navy Office of Community Outreach     FALLON, Nev. – In Nevada’s high desert is the Navy’s premiere tactical air warfare training center, home to the Naval Aviation Warfighting Development Center and it’s Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program, known...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr fjones@theoklamomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JMnwthv5c3E&feature=youtu.be   There is a saying that until change, tragedy or disaster hits home, you really don’t understand it. Now, with the Crawford Park shootings, Sunday July 9th, 2017, Black on Black crime has hit Tulsa north...
www.ellentube.com     Ellen surprised Emeka Nnaka, a 30-year-old who was paralyzed in a football accident nine years ago. Since then, he's dedicated his life to helping others, especially at-risk youth in his community. Ellen wanted to celebrate his good deeds by...
www.al.com By Matt Zenitzmzenitz@al.com That first one was a jet sweep. A motioning Josh Jacobs took the pitch from Jalen Hurts, cut upfield and showed why Alabama coaches wanted to get him more involved in the offense. Jacobs ran through a tackle attempt from...