www.news9.com BY AARON BRILBECK     OKLAHOMA CITY - A bill to legalize industrialized hemp production in the state is one signature away from reality. The bill that would allow for a pilot program for farmers to grow industrialized hemp passed in the Senate today. It’s...
www.togetherok.org By Sabine Brown     Two weeks ago teachers, state employees, and supporters decided that they had had enough. Enough of overcrowded classrooms and the exodus of teachers to neighboring states. Enough of state employees who are overworked and under-paid. Enough of cuts...
By Eagle Newswire   Douglas Collins, a 32-year army combat veteran and retired Master Sergeant, announced his candidacy for Tulsa County Commissioner District 1 the same day Smilago announced his decision to step down.  Douglas plans to address issues concerning fiscal...
By Mecca Beard Guest Contributor     It’s a sure shot to say that there are plenty of people who wouldn’t mind finding their ideal life companion.  People are seeking & finding innovative ways to make a connection that just might turn into...
www.cnn.com By Holly Yan and Susannah Cullinane, CNN Updated 12:43 PM ET, Mon April 9, 2018 Emboldened by support from across the country, Oklahoma teachers marched to the State Capitol building for a second week in their unrelenting quest for more school funding. Hundreds of...
www.newsok.com By Matt Patterson     One of the more enduring images of Oklahoma's teacher's walkout this week has been students who bring their old, worn out and tattered textbooks to the Capitol to show legislators what they're working with in the classroom. Some have...
www.forbes.com By Mona Zhang    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZy7N3qo3hI   The Silver State’s marijuana industry is still in its infancy, but the cannabis market has raked in more than $30 million in tax revenue for the state so far. Retailers in Nevada have sold more than $195 million in cannabis...
www.newsok.com By  Ben Felder     Good Monday morning. Today could become one of the most consequential days in Oklahoma public school history as tens of thousands of educators are expected to rally at the state Capitol, shutting down schools across the state. How long the...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     #TulsaJobCorps Center graduation is March 30th at 10 am. A Job Corps graduation is an incredibly moving, emotional and inspirational experience! As a result of Job Corps’ holistic and comprehensive services, young people that chose to take control and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     The Tulsa Police Department (TPD) has formally established the process to begin extensive implicit bias training within the department beginning in April. TPD hired KMS Intercultural Consulting, which is led by Kelli McLoud-Schingen, an internationally renowned trainer...