www.law.com By Mary Alice Salmon     Michael D. Pegues, a shareholder in the Dallas office of Polsinelli and vice chair of the firm’s intellectual property technology litigation practice, has received the 2018 “Trailblazer of the Year Award” from the Texas Minority Counsel Program....
www.journalrecord.com By David Blatt "Not Voting is like letting your Grandma pick your clothes out" Michelle Obama   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KbST3LgbXMk   Recently, The Right Strategy Group polling company shared a survey from late September. The finding that grabbed the headline was Republican Kevin Stitt leading Democrat Drew Edmondson...
www.blackamericaweb.com By DAVID EGGERT     Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western states. Michigan and North Dakota, where voters...
www.washingtonpost.com By DeNeen L. Brown Vanessa Hall-Harper, a Tulsa city council member, and local activist Kristi Williams visit Oaklawn Cemetery, where many think there is a mass grave for people killed during the rampage. (Shane Bevel/for The Washington Post) The black city council...
By Eagle Newswire     On Friday, September 28, 2018, the Terence Crutcher Foundation will host its 2nd Annual Memorial & Signature Gala.  The theme for the event will be “Make Them Hear You.”  This day will commemorate the two-year anniversary of...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Wrtier fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net       Guthrie Green is hosting the second annual Tulsa Soul Festival, a FREE music festival honoring the late Wayman Tisdale, professional basketball player and jazz musician. Tulsa’s Soul Festival is a music festival featuring a...
www.dallasnews.com Dana Branham, Breaking news reporter https://youtu.be/slvKflzvAWU   Updated at 1:30 p.m.: Revised to include statements from the police chief and other reactions.  Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger, who fatally shot 26-year-old Botham Jean in his Cedars apartment, was fired Monday — days after Police...
www.newsone.com It is unclear what laws prohibit Police Chief Renee Hall from firing Amber Guyger.   Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall has been slammed for her handling of officer Amber Guyger, who killed Botham Shem Jean in his own home on September 6. Guyger has not been...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Gateway Mortgage Group, a full-service mortgage company founded by Kevin Stitt, is teaming up with literacy nonprofit Reading Partners to provide tutoring for children across Tulsa. Each Gateway tutor will help more students develop the foundational reading...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Sarah Ruiz-Grossman     The primaries for the midterm elections are now over, and 2018 promises to be a historic year for representation in political office. Women have shattered records, with more women winning House and Senate primaries than ever before. Some of...