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  • Moore High students appeal suspension, allowed to graduate
    Friday - 05/27/2016 - 01:34 PM

    By Tim Willert Staff Writer twillert@oklahoman.comFive Moore High School students suspended for their roles in a senior prank will participate in graduation ceremonies Saturday.
    Moore Public Schools Superintendent Robert Romines told The Oklahoman on Friday the five male students appealed their suspensions, which were amended to allow them to walk with their classmates.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Slight chance for severe weather Friday
    Friday - 05/27/2016 - 07:32 AM

    From Staff ReportsThe National Weather Service reports a slight chance for severe weather for much of the state Thursday afternoon and evening.
    Strong storms could enter the western parts of the state as early as noon and will push east throughout the afternoon.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Oklahoma plugging in briefs for May 27
    Thursday - 05/26/2016 - 11:06 PM

    Grants approved for CNG fleet
    The Association of Central Oklahoma Governments directors have approved grants totaling $350,000 to help provide compressed natural gas fueling for public-sector fleet vehicles.
    The grants were awarded to EMBARK and the city of Norman to support projects expected to cost about $2.8 million.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Photos provide crime details for jurors in trial of suspects in 'Cathouse' murder case
    Thursday - 05/26/2016 - 09:42 PM

    By Kyle Schwab Staff Writer kschwab@oklahoman.comJurors on Thursday were shown photographs of the charred bodies found in the drug house that was set on fire after the 2009 “Cathouse” slayings.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Turnpike authority names new executive director
    Thursday - 05/26/2016 - 10:38 PM

    From Staff ReportsThe deputy director of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority will take over as the agency's executive director next month.
    Tim Gatz, who has served as deputy director since 2013, has been with the turnpike authority for more than 25 years, according to an agency news release.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Two arrested in connection with Sunday homicide
    Thursday - 05/26/2016 - 11:34 AM

    From Staff ReportsTwo people were arrested Wednesday in connection with a Sunday homicide.
    Tanish Love, 16, and Daequan Gay, 19, were arrested on complaints of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Angelo Lamont Roberson, 26, according to a news release.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Severe weather possible for much of Oklahoma Thursday
    Thursday - 05/26/2016 - 07:37 AM

    From Staff ReportsSevere weather is possible for much of the state Thursday afternoon and evening, the National Weather Service reports.
    The weather service is reporting and enhanced risk for severe storms in northwestern parts of the state and a slight risk for much of central Oklahoma beginning Thursday afternoon.

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  • American Humane Association unveils rescue truck in Oklahoma City
    Wednesday - 05/25/2016 - 02:04 PM

    From Staff ReportsThe newest rescue truck in the American Humane Association's Red Star rescue fleet was dedicated last week in Oklahoma City.
    With major funding provided by the Kirkpatrick Foundation, the 50-foot-long animal rescue vehicle will be based at Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City, where it will be ready for disaster deployment in Oklahoma and the Midwest, according to a news release.

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  • Oklahoma City-area achievers
    Wednesday - 05/25/2016 - 02:05 PM

    From Staff ReportsMilitary
    An Oklahoma City man has been promoted to senior chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy.Read more on NewsOK.com

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  • Edmond Santa Fe seniors embark on future adventures
    Wednesday - 05/25/2016 - 02:59 PM

    From Staff ReportsEDMOND — Members of the Santa Fe High School class of 2016 have ended their high school careers and are starting new adventures in their lives.
    They joined a total of 1,612 students in the school district who graduated during three ceremonies on Saturday at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City.

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