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By Bryan Painter, Staff WriterProfessionally and in service to his country, Rodney J. McKinley rose to the highest non-commissioned officer position in the U. S. Air Force when serving as 15th chief master sergeant.
But stop there, and you’ve missed the mark on why McKinley rose to that position.
And you’ll miss the beliefs he carried with him to the position of chief human resources officer for Oklahoma City Public Schools.
On a recent morning, McKinley, 58, scanned a list of some of the hundreds of inspirational tweets he has shared.
The Mount Orab, Ohio, native was asked to pull out just a couple tweets that pertain to his life in his current position.
First chosen was: “The best portion of a good man’s life is the little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.”
As a school official, budget concerns represent ongoing challenges.
By Matt Dinger, Staff WriterMembers of the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations cold case fingerprints unit are willing to lend a hand to any law enforcement agencies that need help with old cases.
Since the group’s formation in October, members have searched and logged 288 cases.
By Diana Baldwin, Staff WriterNORMAN — EH Pittman isn’t looking forward to tornado season, his first since the May 20 Moore tornado that left him in a wheelchair and his broken shoulders blades still healing.
Pittman, an employee of the Moore 7-Eleven, climbed on top of his co-worker, a mother and her baby as they hunkered down in the restroom while an EF5 tornado tore the building into a pile of rubble.
Megan Futrell, 29, and her 4-month-old son, Case, died, something that still haunts Pittman, a 30-year-old husband and father of two.
Terri Long, 49, was the third person to die at the store, at SW 4 and Telephone Road, on her way home from work.
Almost a year later, Pittman and his wife, Jean, spend their days going to doctors’ appointments and physical therapy sessions.
By Chris Casteel, Washington BureauWASHINGTON — Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner Patrice Douglas raised far more money than the rest of the many candidates vying for the Oklahoma City-area congressional seat, according to campaign finance reports filed this week.
Douglas, an Edmond Republican, reported raising $404,537 from late January through March.
By Brandy McDonnell, Features WriterThe Festival of the Arts is carving out a new look for one of its standing attractions.
When the festival starts Tuesday, people will find a new splash of color and a strong showcase of Oklahoma artists in the festival Sculpture Park, again situated on the southeast lawn of Stage Center.
“I think it’s going to look really cool and different,” said Festival Director Angela Cozby.
“Sculpture is typically bronze or wood.