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Scammers Posing As Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office

The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office is warning people of a scam going around. Several police reports have already been filed within the county. The phone number is 405-254-2432. Mark Opgrande, Public Information Officer with OCSO, said the caller knows a lot of personal information about the victim

NEWS9.COM - 2017-11-24 07:03:00

Dallas Police say missing elderly man may be in Oklahoma

Dallas police are asking Oklahomans to be on the lookout for a missing and endangered man. Police say 82-year-old John Perricone was last seen around 11 a.m. on Thanksgiving morning in Dallas. Officials say Perricone was diagnosed with a cognitive impairment that poses a threat to his own health an

OKCFOX.COM - 2017-11-24 05:19:58

Oklahoma elementary school gearing up for OKC Memorial Kids Marathon

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. - One Oklahoma elementary school is helping students learn important life lessons by using their legs to teach them about our state's history that should never be forgotten. The kids at Soldier Creek Elementary School have started training for the OKC Memorial Kids Marathon, led

KFOR - 2017-11-24 00:00:09

Warm day Friday in Oklahoma, wildfire danger increases

A warm day is ahead Friday as wildfire increases in Oklahoma, The National Weather Service reports. Near-record warmth will be the rule this afternoon across OK/N TX. Low humidities + moderate winds will elevate fire danger in the far west. pic.twitter.com/i5OAKxLl8j The Oklahoma City forecast follo

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 11:22:00

Idaho Humanities Council hires new director

Pettyjohn The Idaho Humanities Council has hired a new executive director to replace director Rick Ardinger, who is retiring after 26 years. David Pettyjohn, of Oklahoma City, will take the helm as IHCs new director in January. He has a background in historic preservation and public humanities progr

COEUR D'ALENE PRESS - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

OU med students meet families of body donors

Medical students talk Nov. 14 with family members during the Anatomical Donor Service of Appreciation and Remembrance at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine in Oklahoma City. [Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman] Oklahoma City - University of Oklahoma's first-year medical students gath

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 11:00:24

Quiet crowds can make a concert

Evan Stephens Hall, of Pinegrove, performs a house concert set in Norman earlier this year. The songwriter stopped in Oklahoma while he took a road trip across the U.S. to pick up a car in California and drive it home to New Jersey. [Photo by Nathan Poppe, The Oklahoman] I'm not alone in my frustr

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 11:00:42

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Raise your voice about GOP Tax Plan

To the editor: The final vote on the GOP Tax Plan is coming soon. We Oklahomans must let our representatives know how we feel about this plan which will add $1.4 trillion to our national deficit. The GOP Tax Plan would give 41 percent of Oklahoma's tax cuts to millionaires, even though they only mak

STWNEWSPRESS.COM - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Tulsa Jail inmates value programs, but more are offered to women

Tulsa Jail inmate Herman McHenry has been waiting nearly a year to participate in a yoga class at the jail. He has signed up three times and still hasn't heard back, likely because the waiting list is so long. Outside of that class, McHenry says there isn't much else available for him. "They don't h

TULSA WORLD - 2017-11-24 06:00:00

STEVE FAIR: Legislative pay not the problem

The Oklahoma legislative compensation board is a nine-member panel that meets the third Tuesday of each odd numbered year to review state legislative compensation. The Governor appoints five of the nine members, the Speaker of the House two members and the President pro tempore of the Senate two mem

STWNEWSPRESS.COM - 2017-11-24 12:00:00

Thunder focused on avoiding post-Warriors letdown

Carmelo Anthony said the Thunder can't have "slippage" when it plays Detroit on Friday. Oklahoma City is coming off a 108-91 win against the defending NBA champion Warriors. [PHOTO BY NATE BILLINGS, THE OKLAHOMAN] Until Wednesday night, comfort had been discomforting for the Thunder. Oklahoma City

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 03:12:01

Chris Stapleton marks arena-ready concert year

Marty Stuart and his Fabulous Superlatives perform live on Nov. 17 at Chesapeake Energy Arena during the All-American Road Show tour stop in Oklahoma City. [Photo by Nathan Poppe, The Oklahoman] My musical barometer usually steers me clear of arena venues. Don't get me wrong. It's not because I de

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 11:00:27

Oklahoma State basketball to play in Orlando in 2018; Cowgirls set for matchup with Lady Vols

Welcometothe Fridayeditionofour Oklahoma State DieHards morning roundup, where wetakeyouthroughthe biggestheadlinesaround Oklahoma State athletics. The Oklahoma State men's basketball team will participate in the 2018 AdvoCare Invitational in Orlando, Fla., the university announced Thursday. Thus fa

MYSTATESMAN.COM - 2017-11-24 13:45:22

Gwen Stefani Celebrates Thanksgiving With Blake Shelton And Family

Gwen Stefani surrounded herself with the people close to her heart on Thanksgiving. The "Hollaback Girl" singer shared a photo of her with her family on Instagram as they reunite for the holiday. "Family #sograteful gx #happythanksgiving," Stefani wrote in the caption. In an interview with Entertain

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES - 2017-11-24 08:52:17

12 events of Downtown in December: Downtown Oklahoma City gets festive during holiday season

Isaih Jourdan-Muhn, 7, has his photo taken with Santa in the Devon Energy Center during Saturdays with Santa, part of Downtown in December, in downtown Oklahoma City, OK, Saturday, on Nov. 29, 2014. Photo by Paul Hellstern, The Oklahoman Archives A version of this story appears in Friday's Weekend L

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-11-24 13:38:15

NBA Totals Plays 11/24/17

We're 6-1 on opinion plays and 5-5 on regular plays, so hopefully we can keep things going in the right direction. We're still using a two-point adjustment between our predicted scores and the finals, although that will be changing at the end of the month and a one-point maximum will be it. Portland

BANGTHEBOOK.COM - 2017-11-24 14:31:29

Detroit Pistons at Oklahoma City Thunder Free Prediction 11/24/17

Last Updated: 2017-11-24 The Detroit Pistons (11-6), 8-point underdogs, will travel to Chesapeake Energy Arena to take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (8-9). The game's Over/Under (O/U) opened at 203 points and it can be seen on Fox Sports Detroit Plus at 8 p.m. ET on Friday, November 24, 2017.Detroit

BANGTHEBOOK.COM - 2017-11-24 14:30:19

LaVar Ball is beefing with Trump, Lakers and other news of the week

President Donald Trump, most definitely barking up the wrong tree this time, attacked Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn "About That Action, Boss" Lynch on Twitter, calling for the NFL to "suspend him for remainder of season" for sitting during the national anthem on Nov. 19. Lynch's mother, Deli

THEUNDEFEATED.COM - 2017-11-24 12:58:51

Big 12 Week 13 Preview

It's that time of the year again for Baylor (1-10) to take on #12 TCU (9-2). This is the last game of Baylor's season and they've got nothing to lose. TCU can lock up a spot in the Big 12 championship game with a win and keep their CFP hopes alive. TCU has a lot of pressure on their shoulders. Baylo

OURDAILYBEARS.COM - 2017-11-24 14:00:04

Deer hit by vehicle hurled into oncoming car, killing Kansas teen

A young Kansas woman was killed on Thanksgiving when a deer hit by one vehicle was hurled into her car. The incident occurred about 6:15 p.m. Thursday in Barber County, Kan., southwest of Wichita near the Oklahoma border. The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the victim as 19-year-old Gracie Burenhei

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-24 13:55:00