By Margaret Hicks Eagle Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   In 2017, Oklahoma State Rep. Regina Goodwin, HD 73, authored eight bills. House Bill (HB) 1357, in her first term, the Caregiver Support Act was signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin on April 25,...
www.bubblelife.com By Carla Meadows   The Don’t Ask Why Dance Company launches with the debut performance of GESTALT at Dance Industry Performing Arts Center, 6614 Communications Parkway, in Plano, Texas. The live contemporary arts dance production will premiere with two show times on Friday, Jan. 12 at 6:30 p.m....
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   Dr. Jerome B. Wade succumbed on Friday, December 22, 2017, after a brief illness. He was 66. Dr. Wade was born August 1, 1951. Dr. Wade was a neurologist, and had been in practice for more...
www.journalrecord.com By: David Blatt     Another year has gone by, and Oklahoma still leads the nation in cuts to education. In its most recent 50-state comparison of school funding, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities found that Oklahoma’s per-pupil state aid funding –...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   Chances are you might not know the name Linda K. Twine, but you probably know her work. Twine is a musician, educator, music conductor, composer, and musical director. Her works includes the 2007 Broadway hit, The...
www.oklahomawatch.org   With well over 100 people attending, the debate was passionate at the Oklahoma “Watch-Out” forum in Tulsa Thursday on State Question 788, which would legalize medical marijuana in the state. Featured panelists were Dr. Kevin Taubman, a Tulsa surgeon and...
www.wgbo.org By SHAUN BRADY   Sunny Murray, an improvising drummer who pioneered a radical and influential approach to rhythm, died on Thursday night in Paris. He was 81. His death was confirmed by his half-brother, saxophonist Conny Murray. The cause was multiple organ failure. As...
By State Representative Regina Goodwin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbXKSZpPfyQ As legislators, We were asked by the Governor's office to hand write individual letters to be placed in a time capsule and opened in 100 years. The Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City was built...
www.ebony.com Vote for Kyara Little today   Hometown: Midwest City, Oklahoma Year in School: Senior Major/Minor: Accounting Expected Graduation: 2018   Extracurricular Activities:  Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Elite Connection, Ambassador, Student Government Association, Women of Purpose, Scholars Club   Career Goals: "Attain my CPA license, offer accounting services to low income families.   What is...
www.okwatch.com     The shootings seem to erupt randomly among states. In Texas, 26 slain. In Nevada, 58. In Florida, 49. In Connecticut, 27. In Virginia, 32. In Oklahoma, it’s been more than three decades since a gun massacre that seized the nation’s...