Saturday, September 19, 2020
www.ktul.com By: FOX23.com News Staff and Rick Maranon, FOX23 News Updated: September 2, 2020 - 2:51 PM   The “Black Lives Matter” street painting on Greenwood Avenue in downtown Tulsa will be removed after city councilors couldn’t come to a compromise to save it on Wednesday. Because...
www.kjrh.com By: Vincent Hill   A lawsuit filed this week demands the City of Tulsa and others repair the damage from the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. Justice for Greenwood Advocates, a group of civil and human rights lawyers led by Tulsa attorney Damario Solomon...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Tulsa County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) approved a second $3 million installment of funding for the Tulsa Housing Authority (THA) rental assistance program on Monday after receiving more than $2.3 million worth of applications...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The Oklahoma City-County Health Department and Tulsa Health Department announced today residents can receive same or next day appointments for COVID-19 tests at the health department testing operations in Oklahoma City and Tulsa. “Across the country, demand...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Dr. Tiffany Crutcher, founder of the Terence Crutcher Foundation is expected to join tens of thousands on Friday at the Lincoln Memorial to commemorate the historic 1963 civil rights March on Washington. The demonstration, taking place...
www.tulsaschools.org   Tulsa Public Schools announced the district’s 2020-2021 Support Employee of the Year. Superintendent Deborah A. Gist surprised Hawthorne Elementary Principal’s Secretary Marilyn Ezell at her school to name her as the 2020-2021 Tulsa Public Schools Support Employee of the Year....
www.foxbusiness.com By Megan Henney Most states have indicated they can't afford to give the extra $100 a week in jobless aid   While President Trump promised to partially restore $400 a week in federal unemployment aid after a bigger benefit expired, only some Americans will receive the...
www.blackamericaweb.com By CARLA K. JOHNSON and ADAM GELLER, Associated Press   It’s profoundly hopeful news,” said Dr. Monica Gandhi, an infectious-diseases expert at the University of California, San Francisco, who credits the American public’s growing understanding of how the virus spreads, more...
www.nytimes.com By Graham Lee Brewer and Manny Fernandez   Mayor G.T. Bynum finds himself on the defensive over the presidential campaign, the coronavirus pandemic and the uproar over police abuse.   On what has become a solemn date in Tulsa, a group of Black leaders met with...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Elections in the midst of the most horrendous public health crisis in over a century are foggy, truncated and hard to discern happenings. Additionally, next Tuesday’s mayoral election marks the city’s second experience with a still new,...
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