www.tulsaworld.com By Barry Lewis     Sixteen will be inducted in Booker T. Washington’s inaugural “Hornets Ring of Honor” ceremony scheduled for Feb. 8 between games of a basketball doubleheader against Union at Nathan E. Harris Field House. “With the great tradition for over...
www.thevox.com By Li Zhouli@vox.com      It’s officially day 18 of the partial government shutdown — and its effects are becoming increasingly apparent. The December 21 deadline for funding a portion of the government, including the State Department, the Justice Department, the Transportation Department, the...
www.rollingout.com By TERRY SHROPSHIRE       It is undeniable that R. Kelly is one of the most prolific singers-songwriters of the modern era. He has been churning out chart-topping hits for himself and others nonstop since he first exploded on the scene 30 years ago. It also...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     A dozen Tulsa high school students will leave the traditional classroom behind in the spring semester, which began today, to be part of an urban classroom at City Hall, where academics meet the real world and...
By Eagle Newswire     University of Tulsa sophomore football student-athlete Akayleb Evans, along with Assistant Athletics Director for Academic and Student Services Schnea Nealy, will make a presentation at the 5th Annual Black Student-Athlete Summit on the campus of the University...
www.kfor.com By K. BUTCHER   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaE4mgjelcg   A park that opened in Tulsa earlier this year is now being nominated for best new attraction in 2018 by USA TODAY. Nominees for best new attraction of 2018 range from waterparks and theme parks to museums and performance...
www.essence.com By SYDNEY SCOTT      We are officially done with 2018! Now, we can look forward to all the things that 2019 has to offer like a number of blockbuster films and highly anticipated sequels. To prepare you for what’s to come, we’ve rounded up...
www.tulsapeople.com BY JULIE WENGER WATSON The series runs through August, and pairs a black artist and a white artist each month in downtown Tulsa.   Black Wall Street Gallery Chairman Ricco Wright purposefully chose the name “Conciliation” for the new gallery’s first exhibit,...
www.protectamerica.com     New Year’s Eve is one of the most joyful holidays celebrated. We have the chance to celebrate the year we are leaving behind with loved once as well as welcoming in the challenges of the year to come. Unfortunately,...
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...