The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The Wayman L. Tisdale Foundation, Inc. (Tisdale Foundation) has recently appointed Jamaal Dyer as Executive Director. Dyer is a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Okla. Dyer later attended the University of Arkansas at...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Recently DJ Speedy was on his way from Atlanta to Los Angeles. This past Monday was the first court date at 1:30 PM at Oklahoma County Courthouse located at 320 Robert S. Kerr Ave. As he...
By State Rep. Regina Goodwin Eagle Guest Writer   Sending heartfelt appreciation for the blessing to serve; I am Regina Goodwin, State Representative, HD-73, Tulsa, Ok.  On Tues. Jan. 8, Capitol Organizing Day was held for the 57th Legislature, our ranks have...
www.thevox.com By Li Zhouli@vox.com      It’s officially day 18 of the partial government shutdown — and its effects are becoming increasingly apparent. The December 21 deadline for funding a portion of the government, including the State Department, the Justice Department, the Transportation Department, the...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newsire   Theodore Roosevelt Ragsdale, Jr. was born to Theodore and Lilla Elliott Ragsdale on March 26, 1936. Ted Jr., as he was affectionately known, became part of the third generation of funeral directors in the Ragsdale family. He is...
www.thegrio.com By Kia Morgan-Smith Texas authorities have released the image of a red pick up truck they believe served as the get-away vehicle of a man they suspect killed a 7-year-old Black girl in an “unprovoked” shooting attack on Sunday, The Telegraph-Herald reports. —Manhunt for white gunman...
www.protectamerica.com     New Year’s Eve is one of the most joyful holidays celebrated. We have the chance to celebrate the year we are leaving behind with loved once as well as welcoming in the challenges of the year to come. Unfortunately,...
By Fred Jones and Sherry Laskey Eagle Staff and Guest Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The Black Wall Street Chamber of Commerce unveiled a program Monday, Dec. 17, it says will raise money for the “rebuilding of Black Wall Street and the Tulsa north community.” The...
www.theringer.com By Michael Baumann   The Heisman winner has committed to the Oakland Athletics, who drafted him ninth overall this year. But there’s a case to be made for choosing football, which could offer him more guaranteed and a relatively easier path to...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     State Sen. Kevin Matthews has been named Caucus Chair for the Senate Democratic Caucus for the 57 th Oklahoma State Legislature. As Caucus Chair, Matthews will organize and preside over caucus meetings and help identify issues...