www.people.com By MAURA HOHMAN Prepare for a week of chaotic holiday travel this Thanksgiving. According to a report from AAA, this Thanksgiving, airports, train stations and roads will be the most crowded they’ve been since 2005 — with some 54 million Americans expected...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Tito Jackson (along with his brothers Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Michael) professionally debuted in 1967 as a member of the music group The Jackson 5 as singer and guitar player of the band. Considered “one of...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Native Tulsan Charles Christopher’s company CC Production along with One Tulsa have partnered to host five events in one day on Memorial Day weekend Saturday, May 25th at the Osage Million Dollar Elm...
By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0DjpYZn5K0 When The Oklahoma Eagle learned that Dr. Cornel West would be speaking in Tulsa at the Mental Health Association Oklahoma’s (MHAO) 23rd Annual Zarrow Mental Health Symposium, it reached out to him for an interview....
By: Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Teaching, as defined by the Urban dictionary, states, “Provider of knowledge and insight, a mentor. One who inspires, motivates and opens up minds to the endless possibilities of which one can achieve, one who makes...
www.newsok.com by William Crum With Mayor Mick Cornett's decision to step aside next year, hopefuls have begun lining up for the race to succeed the longest-serving mayor in Oklahoma City history. Along with the other eight city council members, Oklahoma City's next...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@TheOklahomaEagle.net A Bill Becoming Law Back in January of 1973 McCaffrey & McCall introduced to television a series of short animated musical educational films titled Schoolhouse Rock! One of the series was How a Bill Becomes a Law. One...
www.wacotrib.com By JOHN WERNER jwerner@wacotrib.com   When Taylor Young and Travon Blanchard arrived on the Baylor campus in 2013, they quickly launched into a pickup basketball game. The 6-foot-2 Blanchard sized up his smaller opponent and figured he could take him. What Blanchard...
www.dallasnews.com By SportsDayDFW.com   Dirk Nowitzki and then-girlfriend Jessica Olsson turned heads at the 2011 ESPYs with their on-stage kiss at their first big public appearance together. Fellow NBA players were quick to notice -- and tweet about -- how they contrasted. Olsson was plenty...
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...