The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Public Oversight Committee for the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Graves Investigation will meet Monday to receive results from the geophysical and scanning of Oaklawn Cemetery and Newblock Park for the potential of graves from the...
www.ktul.com By Tyler Butler, KTUL staff Angela Myrick will tell you she has one of the best jobs in town, as a franchise owner for Frios Popsicles, but just a few days ago, she was considering giving it all up. "I...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The North Tulsa Economic Development Initiative (NTEDi), a nonprofit 501(C) 3 organization, will host a Jingle & Mingle Holiday Party for community, supporters, sponsors, members, family and friends on Saturday, December 14, 2019. The Jingle and...
www.circlecinema.org   https://youtu.be/cMLF8uFomRg   A movie based on the true life story of Bass Reeves, a legendary tough African American cowboy in the Wild West. Bass Reeves was the first black deputy U.S. marshal west of the Mississippi River. He worked mostly in Arkansas...
www.wtvr.com   For the first time, top beauty pageants — Miss USA, Miss Teen USA, Miss America and now, Miss Universe — have crowned black women as their winners at the same time. And that’s a big deal if you know pageant history. Beauty pageants early in their histories, some...
www.myhoustonmajic.com By Kellee Terrell   Matthew A. Cherry's love letter to African-American fathers and daughters is a much-needed reminder of the beauty of our tresses and the bonds they can create.     There’s something incredibly beautiful and reminiscent about Matthew A. Cherry’s  short film, “Hair Love.” Centered...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     In partnership with the Historic Vernon A.M.E. Church, Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission, Terence Crutcher Foundation, Still She Rises, and the ACLU of Oklahoma, Jeffery Robinson, Deputy Legal Director and the Director of the American Civil...
www.kansascity.com BY SAM MCDOWELL   The text came early Sunday morning, before Chiefs running back Darwin Thompson had woken up in his downtown Kansas City hotel room. Sad news, it began. Thompson, a 22-year-old rookie, fell asleep late Saturday expecting the biggest workload of...
www.kjrh.com By: Chris DiMaria   Big changes could be in the works for Tulsa Public Schools. The group "Parents, Teachers and Students for TPS Accountability" made a Facebook post Monday night saying Grimes, Wright, Mark Twain and Jones elementary schools are all slated...
www.hppr.org By OKLAHOMA WATCH & TREVOR BROWN   Teenagers, fresh out of high school, could be hired to guard and oversee hardened criminals in Oklahoma’s chronically overcrowded and understaffed prisons. In a little-noticed action, the Oklahoma Board of Corrections passed a set of legislative requests...