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...
www.5newsonline.com By CBS NEWS       ‘Green the Vote’ has announced it has reached its goal for signatures to put recreational marijuana on the November ballot. The group needed to collect 124,000 signatures of registered Oklahoma voters for its petition to add State Question 797 to the...
www.newsone.com Letitia James, who has a long history of progressive politics and advocacy in New York, will take office next month, and Trump should be afraid....
www.newsok.com By Dale Denwalt     Gov. Mary Fallin has signed the repeal of a hotel/motel tax, rejecting one of the demands made by teachers who have spent more than a week marching on the Oklahoma Capitol. Teachers asked the governor to veto the bill,...
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...
By J. Kavin Ross Eagle Contributing Writer   “If my friends can’t play on the slide, I don’t want to play on the slide either.” Austin,10   Recently, children attending the Greenwood Cultural Center’s (GCC) Summer Arts Program were met with the rude awaking of...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The Tulsa Public School Board unanimously voted to approve the name change of Choteau Elementary to the Wayman Tisdale Fine Arts Academy. Tisdale was an Basketball All American at both Booker T. Washington High School...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire Kari D. Thompson, Tulsa native, was promoted to Captain of the Kansas City Police Department on May 31, 2018 at the Promotion Ceremony held at the Kansas City Regional Police Academy in Kansas City, Missouri.  She...
www.ebony.com Vote for Kyara Little today   Hometown: Midwest City, Oklahoma Year in School: Senior Major/Minor: Accounting Expected Graduation: 2018   Extracurricular Activities:  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Elite Connection, Ambassador, Student Government Association, Women of Purpose, Scholars Club   Career Goals: "Attain my CPA license, offer accounting services to low income families.   What is...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Marla Mayberry, Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations at the University of Arkansas, will join the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff as the newly appointed Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement and Development. “Today, I celebrate...