By Eagle Newswire       Tyler Lockett has shed light on twelve Tulsa families through his Light It Up Foundation. The mission of the Light It Up Foundation is to serve underprivileged youth and families in need in the Tulsa and Seattle...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   TULSA, Okla. - Building on the success of last spring’s Exploring Equity series, Tulsa Public Schools continued these community conversations last Tuesday, Nov. 14 at the Education Service Center, 3027 S. New Haven Ave. The event...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire From the Desk of Senator Kevin Mathews   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EO3Fxe4mDP4&sns=fb   This is a must watch video. Great job by Mechelle Brown at the Cultural Center. We are approaching 100 years since this terrible event. We must learn and address the hate then and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iaW81PDoXBk The John Hope Franklin Dinner for Reconciliation is November 16th at the Greenwood Cultural Center. The guest speaker for this years dinner is actress, and activist Dawnn Lewis. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_DleYQu7_HE Lewis is best known for her role as Jaleesa Vinson–Taylor...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Set in 1990's Tulsa, Oklahoma, "Shades of White" explores the relationships between an Israeli immigrant, a former Ku Klux Klan member and their wives. Narrow minded Dr. Whitehill and his crone of a wife, Birdie, are set...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeage.net ‘Stand by Your Truth: And Then Run For Your Life!’   Rickey Smiley has penned his thoughts in a new book entitled “Stand by Your Truth: And Then Run for Your Life!” Smiley has become an activist...
www.sbnation.com By  Bill Connelly @SBN_BillC    ESPN College GameDay Returns To Stillwater This Week   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzLeWT_p7KU   Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State isn’t the veritable Big 12 title game this time around, but it’s still as big as ever. In last year's de-facto Big 12 title game in Norman, Oklahoma...
www.cityoftulsa.org     Thank you for that introduction and for the chance to speak today. As any of us who work in public service know, you don’t do it alone. I am incredibly thankful for the love and support of my family,...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.instagram.com/p/BagxGBKBiy8/?taken-by=coachrlc1 Personal Trainer Robert Caddy’s Facebook page states, “At 5 a.m. it is still dark, but the light that comes with life’s belief, desire, ambition and a dislike of a mediocre effort, the light...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F5ECt5sB8l0 Sterling Thomas’ vision for The Sterling Thomas Push Push Pray Foundation is to assist those with spinal cord injuries to move forward into a new reality and a better quality of life. Sterling Thomas is a...