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Two retired Norman police officers have found a sweet and unexpected passion.


D’Angelo Burgess was at least 100 yards away from the high-speed car crash that killed Oklahoma Highway Patrol Lt. Heath Meyer in July 2017. Meyer was struck by a fellow trooper who lost control of his cruiser as he sped north in pursuit of Burgess on Interstate 35 near the Oklahoma City line.


President James Gallogly has announced he plans to retire after a year with the University of Oklahoma.

Before he came to Moore, before watching the fire department and the city grow from a small town to a vibrant suburb, and before being part of Oklahoma's most needed disaster relief effort, Fire Chief Gary Bird lived in sleepy Ninnekah.

A donkey that was found wandering alone near 120th Avenue NE and became a viral sensation after being photographed in a Norman police car in 2015 has died.

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Oklahomans likely won't see a minimum wage hike this year after the state Senate effectively killed three key pieces of legislation intended to boosted worker pay for the first time in a decade.


MOORE -- A juvenile was arrested Wednesday morning after he was found in possession of a loaded gun at Moore High School.

NORMAN—Norman Regional Health System’s Healthy Heart Event has been rescheduled for March 26 due to expected weather conditions for Feb. 19. 

The City of Moore is in the process of soliciting bids to have SW 34th Street widened between Santa Fe Avenue and Telephone Road.


NORMAN — A student rally in response to a racist video from two former University of Oklahoma students hosted in the student union Tuesday featured calls to action by multiple student leaders, responses from university administration and an explosive call to resign from a recently dismissed dean.


NORMAN — A lawsuit has been filed in response to the death of Marconia Kessee, a mentally ill black man who died just over a year ago at the Cleveland County jail.

MOORE — The first complete picture of what city officials and residents want for Old Town came into view last week.

An Oklahoma City woman charged with first-degree manslaughter in connection with a fatal collision that resulted in the death of a 50-year-old man is scheduled to appear in Cleveland County District Court this week.

This Week's Circulars


Callie "Rae" (Leake) Hatfield, age 90 of Moore, born June 12, 1929, passed away September 7, 2019. Services are 10:00 AM, Thursday, September 12th at Southern Ridge Church of Christ, OKC. Burial at Moore Cemetery. (John M. Ireland Funeral Home-Moore.)

Elbert Earl "Dub" Wells, 95, WWII Army Air Corp Veteran and long-time home builder of Moore, born 1/30/1924, Indianola, OK died 8/17/2019.) Services will be 2pm, Friday, August 23rd at John Ireland Funeral Home, Moore. Burial at Resthaven, OKC.

Barbara Ann Rowton, 85 of Del City 8/24/33-8/9/19. She attended Moore High School. Services are 1pm, Friday, August 16th at Sunnylane Southern Baptist Church, Del City. Burial burial following at Sunny Lane Cemetery. (John M. Ireland Funeral Home, Moore, OK.)