www.okpolicy.org By Ryan Gentzler   The State Department of Education surveyed thousands of former teachers about why they left the profession, and what it would take to get them back. The survey results, released Monday, suggest most quit because of low pay. Survey...
By Eagle Newswire   Oklahoma State Representative Regina Goodwin seeks Re-Election to House District 73 -Tulsa. The 2018 filing period is April 11- April 13.  Rep. Goodwin, a Democrat, first won the seat in a July 2015 special election. She won...
www.washingtonpost.com By DeNeen L. Brown Vanessa Hall-Harper, a Tulsa city council member, and local activist Kristi Williams visit Oaklawn Cemetery, where many think there is a mass grave for people killed during the rampage. (Shane Bevel/for The Washington Post) The black city council...
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....
www.iloveoldschoolmusic.com  Janet Jackson and Randy Jackson visiting Hurricane Harvey survivors at Houston shelterJust as Janet Jackson promised -ahead of her 2nd tour stop in Houston, TX- she visited the survivors of a hurricane Harvey evacuation shelter. She along with her...
www.newsok.com By  NOLAN CLAY     The attorney behind a challenge to medical marijuana regulations said the legal effort has shown success despite a loss in court Tuesday. "We've put their feet to the fire," attorney Rachel Bussett said. "The work that we are doing...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijiNEBDxxyg&feature=youtu.be   The harmonic sounds of live brass instruments filled the room just as bodies packed the seats of the Refreshing Event Center in Oklahoma City Sunday afternoon. The Oklahoma Black Museum organized a concert of live sounds...
www.usatoday.com By: Alysha Tsuji     Six-time Pro Bowler Terrell Owens wants in on Ice Cube’s 3-on-3 basketball league. The former NFL wide receiver told TMZ Sportsthat he had players trying to figure out how he could participate this summer. Owens said they weren’t able to work...
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...
Tulsans Julius Pegues And Eddie L. Evans Among Those Honored By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   The Oklahoma Legislative Black Caucus (OLBC) held its 21st Biennial A.C. Hamlin Banquet Tuesday night, May 2, 2017 at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum...