Friday, October 22, 2021
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Dr. Mautra Staley Jones of Oklahoma City was announced as the 2021 Oklahoma Mother of the Year®. She is the 75th woman in Oklahoma history to hold this honor. Dr. Jones advances and elevates each institution...
www.oudaily.com By Jadyn Watson-Fisher     Professor Emeritus George Henderson voiced his concerns about the Board of Regents' appointment of James Gallogly as OU's next president. "How much money do you have to have to buy a university?" said Henderson, who believes money was a primary...
www.news9.com By: LeighAnne Manwarren     Three people were arrested Thursday morning after police investigated a tip about a teenager making threats against Del City High School. Police were called shortly before 11 a.m. in reference to a 17-year-old across the street from Del City...
By Eagle Newswire     STILLWATER, Okla.— Supermodel turned media mogul Tyra Banks is heading to Oklahoma State University. The 45-year-old businesswoman and television personality will be speaking at Gallagher-Iba Arena at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 11. “We selected Tyra Banks as this year’s diversity speaker...
www.atlantablackstar.com By: Tanasia Kenney A new report examining TV food advertising viewed by preschoolers, children and teens found that African-American youths are disproportionately exposed to junk food ads, viewing almost 50 percent more ads for unhealthy snacks than their white counterparts. The study,...
www.oklahoman.com By JOE MUSSATTO     When Chris Paul strolled into Chesapeake Energy Arena wearing a bright orange Langston University hat, Langston point guard Keeto Browne remembers his phone buzzing as pictures popped across social media. Four months later, Oklahoma’s only historically black college or...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5ECt5sB8l0 Sterling Thomas’ vision for The Sterling Thomas Push Push Pray Foundation is to assist those with spinal cord injuries to move forward into a new reality and a better quality of life. Sterling Thomas is a...
By Liam Stack www.nytimes.com.       Early voting for the midterm elections has begun in states across the country, and enthusiasm — and voter turnout — both appear to be high, with hundreds of thousands of mail-in ballots arriving in Florida and voters lining...
www.oklahomawatch.org By Paul Monies       Oklahoma’s fast-growing medical marijuana market is also swelling state and local tax revenue, but not evenly across the state. Medical marijuana generated more than $34.5 million in tax revenue through the end of September. Patient licenses now exceed 200,000,...
www.chicagotribune.com By Dan Wiederer Contact Reporter       Figure out where you’d like to start. It doesn’t matter really. With Oklahoma State running back Justice Hill, the eye-catching moments are easy to find. If you want the best game from Hill’s best season, drop right...