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Authorities searching for inmate who walked away from Oklahoma correctional center

Rodriguez was serving Tulsa County sentences for possession of stolen vehicle, possession of a sawed-off shotgun/rifle, drug possession, and committing a felony with a firearm that had its serial number removed.

KFOR - 2018-10-15 16:26:56

Woman accused in Yorkie puppy scam is charged

“She had both of the parents and all four of the pups. And, I went to her home, went face to face… had my daughter with me,” Buckley told News 4.

KFOR - 2018-10-15 21:04:48

Another Mexican Restaurant Abruptly Closes Down Wichita Falls Location

Another Mexican restaurant has unexpectedly closed its doors for good in Wichita Falls. El Fenix announced Sunday morning that they have decided to close down the Wichita Falls location after six years in business.The announcement was made on the restaurant's Facebook page just before 10 am. Accordi

NEWSTALK1290.COM - 2018-10-15 07:30:14

North Texas mother pleads guilty to injury to child, given community supervision

Starla Veita Chester, 34, pleaded guilty on Oct. 11 to one count of injury to a child – a third-degree felony.


Altus Public Schools participates in Coaches vs. Cancer Campaign

ALTUS, OK (RNN Texoma) -Over the past week, Altus Public Schools took part in the American Cancer Society’s “Coaches vs. Cancer” Campaign to raise funds for the fight against cancer. Students and more came together for a series of fundraising events all week. In their “Paint the Town Pink” event, 54


Electra woman charged after allegedly hitting a child with a fist and shoe

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TEXOMASHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-10-16 11:49:17

B-47 in Altus park gets new coat of paint

ALTUS, OK (RNN Texoma) -The B-47 that sits proudly in an Altus park is now looking pristine thanks to a new paint job. Take a look at how the plane looked just weeks ago, versus how it looks now. The City of Altus paid roughly 100-thousand dollars to have the plane sanded, painted and restored to lo


Oklahoma entrepreneurs revitalize historic resort town

MEDICINE PARK, Okla. (AP)- Oklahoma's only cobblestone village, tucked into the Wichita Mountains, is enjoying an economic revival. A drive around Medicine Park just six years ago would have found a sleepy community in a state of decay. Some of the stone cabins had roofs falling in. Business structu


First Alert 7 Forecast: a cold start to Monday

LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Good Monday morning!It’s a frigid start to our morning. Temperatures are in the 30s with feels like temps in the 20s due to strong N winds gusting up to 30-40 mph. This afternoon high temps climb into the upper 40s under mostly cloudy skies. N winds slowly decrease into thi

KSWO.COM - 2018-10-15 11:45:00

Oklahoma City man dies from injuries after wrong-way crash on I-40

According to a report, Gregory Huston, 37, of Oklahoma City, was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes of the interstate when he “departed the roadway to the left and struck a bridge.”

KFOR - 2018-10-15 11:20:17

One person killed in two-vehicle crash in NE Oklahoma City

Officials say two vehicles, a car and an SUV, were traveling westbound on NE 23rd St. near Coltrane around midnight Monday when the SUV crossed the center, overcorrected back into the westbound lane, and then collided with the car.

KFOR - 2018-10-15 11:11:03

Massive water main break shuts down roadway in Oklahoma City

Shortly before 1 p.m. on Monday, emergency crews were called to a water main break along Meridian Ave., just south of Memorial Rd.

KFOR - 2018-10-15 18:17:04

Oklahoma Mom Accidentally Punches Son Who Tried to Scare Her

Tashila Alexander and her 12-year-old son Tylen E. were shopping at a Walmart in Chickasha, Oklahoma, with Alexander's sister, Takesha Watson, when he had the bright idea ofprankinghis mother. So he donned a Chewbacca mask and snuck up behind her while Watson filmed.

INSIDEEDITION.COM - 2018-10-15 13:41:00

Body of Missing Oklahoma Man Found in Arkansas River

Credit Google Street ViewThe Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the body of a missing Oklahoma man has been found in the Arkansas River.Troopers say the body of 29-year-old Luke T. Dennis of Muskogee was discovered about 10 a.m. Saturday southwest of Braggs.Dennis had been missing since Wednesday. Trooper


Sales are 'brisk' at Oklahoma medical marijuana business | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic

Under the new law, patients with medical marijuana licenses can possess up to 8 ounces of marijuana, six mature plants and six seedlings.


Letter to the Editor: No one is helping stop erosion of northeastern Oklahoma from chicken plants

Rep. Josh West, R-Grove, works for Simmons Foods, but we hear that he sits on the new poultry council as a representative of the people. He doesn’t represent us, he represents Simmons Foods, Inc.


‘She Is My World:’ Oklahoma Father Pleas For Daughter’s Return

The U.S. Marshals now says the child's mother, who took her, may be in your Oklahoma neighborhood.


Fall into a colorful Oklahoma season

The colors appear to permeate the surroundings with a blanket of beauty. The golden leaves of autumn draw attention to themselves in the most remarkable way. It all comes down to the timing, trying to capture just the right moment to view the leaves changing color before they fall, later to create t


Business People: Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotions

SSM Health St. Anthony HospitaladdsSailesh Arulkumaras doctor of pain management. Arulkumar earned a medical degree at Sri Ramachandra University in Tamil Nadu, India. He completed his anesthesiology residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he wa


Flood Warning Continues for North Fork of the Red River in Headrick

LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) -The flood warning continues for the North Fork of the Red River.“I’ve lived here since I was six-years-old and I’m the emergency manager. I’m 33 now and I have never seen water this spread out over this bridge,” said Erik Mowbray, Jackson County Emergency Manager.Flood stage