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Dr. Pamela Stone  Tulsa World

Dr. Pamela Stone Pamela Jean (Dillard) Stone, 67, of Tulsa, passed away on August 31, 2019 in Tulsa. Pamela taught that life is about relationships. The very ...

High schools: Preseason's biggest week arrives  Tulsa World

Thursday's schedule includes the Union Gridiron Classic, the All-City Preview and Sperry at Cleveland.

'I would say I have no regrets': Retiring Memorial principal reflects on career of service  Tulsa World

Retiring Memorial High School Principal Darin Schmidt has seen the highs and lows of public education during an accomplished career that's spanned more ...

Teachers rally at Memorial High School for walkout  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — Teachers rallied for the statewide walkout at Memorial High School Thursday night after Gov. Mary Fallin signed the revenue package ...

OSU basketball: Kalib and Keylan Boone officially become Oklahoma State Cowboys  Tulsa World

Memorial High School stars Kalib and Keylan Boone took different routes to the same place on Wednesday.

Photo gallery: Memorial High School's 2018 graduation | Gallery  Tulsa World

Graduation season 2018: See photo galleries from Owasso, Coweta, Collinsville, Jenks, Wagoner, Edison, Skiatook, Rejoice Christian, Central, Memorial, ...

DETAILS: Tulsa Public Schools 2019 graduation ceremonies, livestream  KOKI FOX 23

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Memorial High School Student Athlete Accepted To Stanford  News On 6

Memorial head basketball coach Bobby Allison said, "It's not magic, it's hard work."

Memorial High School's "pretty special" new arena honors military  Tulsa World

The dedication and ribbon cutting for the $11.8-million Memorial Veterans Arena is scheduled at 3 p.m. Friday, followed by a public open house from 4-7 p.m..

Graduations 2019: See graduation ceremonies from Jenks, Owasso, Collinsville, Glenpool and more  Tulsa World

Congratulations to the Class of 2019. Check out area high school and college graduation ceremony photos here.

Improve Our Tulsa II draws crowd to local high school  Tulsa World

City Councilors Ben Kimbro and Jeannie Cue have big plans for Johnson Park.

Jimmie Paul Brown  Tulsa World

It is with much sadness to inform you of the death of Jimmie Paul Brown at age 85. He passed away peacefully in his sleep after battling dementia for four.

Bill Haisten: Ahead of schedule, Memorial’s Boone twins commit to OSU  Tulsa World

The Boones could be the most talented Tulsa-area recruits to have signed with OSU since Booker T. Washington's Richard Dumas in 1987.OSU basketball: How ...

State Basketball Day 1: BTW boys, Memorial boys, Pryor girls, Victory Christian girls advance to semifinals  Tulsa World

State tournament quarterfinals are today around the state. State finals are Saturday.

Improve Our Tulsa town hall meeting set for Monday  Tulsa World

The second of three town hall meetings on the proposed Improve Our Tulsa renewal package will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at Memorial High School, 5840 S.

Police investigating message found on bathroom wall at Edmond Memorial High School  KFOR Oklahoma City

EDMOND, Okla. - Police are investigating a message found in a metro high school's bathroom. Officials responded to Edmond Memorial High School ...

Getting physically and mentally tough: Boone twins prepare for Big 12 basketball at Oklahoma State  Tulsa World

Waking up at 5 a.m. every day to be in the weight room by 6 a.m. before attending study hall and class has become their new normal.

More principal changes coming to Tulsa Public Schools in 2019-20  Tulsa World

A new school year means new leadership at several schools throughout the state's second-largest district.

High school basketball: Bracket, times, locations released for 6A state tournament  Norman Transcript

Both the Norman High and Norman North girls punched their tickets to the Class 6A state tournament on Saturday.

High school baseball: State tournament pairings  Tulsa World

Here are updated pairings for the 6A-5A-4A-3A-2A state baseball tournaments, which start Thursday.

Thankful: Since 1977, Jimmy Sherrill has been an everyday presence at Memorial High School  Tulsa World

Charger football coach Ryan Reed: “Jimmy just shows up every day. If he didn't, it would be weird. Tulsa Memorial would be incomplete without Jimmy.”

Six decades after dropping out of Union High School, 77-year-old pastor fulfills lifelong goal of graduating  Tulsa World

Leo Johnson dropped out of school his senior year and spent the next 60 years living with regret. And according to him, it's all because of a misunderstanding.

WinCo Foods eyes 2020 opening in Tulsa  Tulsa World

Discount grocer will be located in Crossing Oaks Shopping Center.

Two Tulsa Schools Win Awards At World Robotics Competition  News On 6

The Memorial High School's robotics team has taken home an award at a world competition.

Tulsa World editorial: Booker T. Washington, Memorial win the state's two top basketball divisions — again  Tulsa World

Congratulations one and all.Athletic championships are important. For a few stars, basketball is the door to a college scholarship, but for everyone involved it is ...

Oklahoma teens fall ill after graduation trip to Dominican Republic  KFOR Oklahoma City

EDMOND, Okla. - A group of high school graduates from Oklahoma fell victim to a string of mysterious illnesses in the Dominican Republic. At least nine ...

Historic budget cuts bring lots of "lasts" on last day at Tulsa schools  Tulsa World

At Memorial High School, students attended their last advanced drama and Spanish classes. And it was the last day of Isaiah Weaver's dream teaching job.

Bill Haisten: For new Sports Animal host RJ Young, ‘an amazing privilege’  Tulsa World

As RJ Young developed an audience for his video *content*, it resulted in an opportunity at the Sports Animal.

Renovations are almost done at the LaFortune Park trail. See the track then and now  Tulsa World

The popular midtown trail is almost complete and it looks great.

Nominees Announced For THE DISCOVERY AWARDS At The Tulsa PAC  Broadway World

The nominees have been announced for the inaugural year of The Discovery Awards, presented by Celebrity Attractions in partnership with the Tulsa ...

Thorne Eugene "Koby" Minshall | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

Thorne Eugene "Koby" Minshall, 57, of Missoula, Montana, passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 1, 2019. Koby was born in Liberal, Kansas on February ...

Memorial sells bricks for Swine Week | Education  Edmond Sun

With a new football stadium underway at Memorial High School, Swine Week fundraisers are offering a unique opportunity to the current high school students as ...

Mayor unveils ordinance to create independent office to review police use-of-force incidents  Tulsa World

Mayor G.T. Bynum presented city councilors on Wednesday with a proposed ordinance creating an Office of the Independent Monitor, saying it would provide ...

Christopher Mason | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

Christopher Mason Christopher Thomas Mason, 52, passed away June 8, 2019 in Tulsa, OK. He was born February 16, 1967 in Bartlesville, OK.

Graduations 2019: See graduation ceremonies from OSU-Tulsa, Owasso, Collinsville, Glenpool and more  Tulsa World

Congratulations to the Class of 2019. Check out area high school and college graduation ceremony photos here.

Deborah Gist Used to Fight Teachers Unions. Now She’s Marching With Them.  POLITICO

TULSA, Oklahoma — On a fall morning in 2018, veteran technology teacher Abraham Kamara was working with his robotics team at Memorial Junior High ...

High school basketball: Kendra Gillispie, Kamiyah Lyons lead Norman High to state semifinals  Norman Transcript

TULSA — Kamiyah Lyons had heard enough of the trash talk.

Bryan Charles McCracken  Tulsa World

Bryan Charles McCracken met his Savior in the evening of February 13, 2019. Bryan was born in Tulsa, OK to Phyrne Hathcock McCracken and Dr. Charles ...

Carol L. Kiper  Tulsa World

Carol Louise Lingo Kiper, 81 passed away September 16, 2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Mark Tomer  Tulsa World

Mark Tomer, 69, of Tulsa, passed from this life on Wednesday, June 26, 2019. A celebration of Mark's life will be held at 10 AM, Monday, July 8, 2019, at.

'Keep our Kids in School' Week has TPS searching for high school no-shows  Tulsa World

The aim is a strategic, as the more would-be ninth- and 12th-graders that TPS can return to school, the quicker it can make a dent in improving its dropout and.

Danny Barnes  Tulsa World

Daniel Fredrick Barnes was born November 9, 1961 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Bill Barnes Jr. and Betty Ann Cummings Barnes. He died on March 26, 2019 at home ...

Boone Twins Part 4: Kalib and Keylan Looking to Finish  247Sports

November 14, 2018 will be a momentous day for twin brothers Kalib and Keylan Boone as the duo will almost certainly sit down in front of family, teammates, ...

High schools: Chargers start fall practice with high hopes, `different vibe'  Tulsa World

By Barry Lewis • Tulsa World. Memorial senior defensive back Tony Salim had a hard time waiting for Monday — the first day of fall practice for most high school ...

James Douglas Beeman  Tulsa World

James Douglas Beeman passed away peacefully from a respiratory illness with his wife by his side on June 21, 2019, at the age of 70.

Four years ago Crystal Garcia constantly skipped school. Now she's McLain's valedictorian  Tulsa World

From chronically absent to valedictorian of her senior class at McLain High School, Crystal Garcia has come a long way since freshman year.

Swine Week raises history breaking $587,952 | Education  Edmond Sun

Memorial Student Council members and Swine Week chairs led the students to the largest Swine Week total ever raised, $587952.

Anne Ward  Tulsa World

Sharon Anne Ward, age 65, of Sand Springs, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019, at St John's Medical Center in Tulsa. A celebration of life *service* will be ...

Class 3A state baseball: Marlow erupts early to take control against Lincoln Christian  Tulsa World

Tag Allen went 4-for-5, hitting for the cycle, and drove in five runs to lead Marlow past Lincoln Christian 12-5 Thursday in the opener of the Class 3A state ...

Tommy Lee Holland  Tulsa World

Tommy Lee ("Tom") Holland passed away peacefully at Clarehouse in Tulsa, Oklahoma on May 6, 2019. Tom was born September 11, 1938 in Delaware, ...

OSU basketball: Oklahoma State offers Class of 2019 Memorial twins, Kalib and Keylan Boone  Tulsa World

Kalib and Keylan Boone are a pair of highly productive juniors on a Memorial High School team ranked No. 1 in the state in Class 5A.

Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma win highest honor  Tulsa World

Nine Girl Scouts recently earned the organization's highest award — The Gold Award — for demonstrating extraordinary leadership.

Road improvement a top priority for Improve Our Tulsa

As Improve Our Tulsa reaches its final stage, city leaders are proposing hundreds of millions of dollars in road improvement.

State baseball tournament, Day 1: In 6A, Broken Arrow, Jenks advance; Coweta advances 5A  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow junior pinch hitter Ryan Lynn delivered the game-winning in the bottom of the seventh inning.

'It gives them hope': Summer boot camp offers off-track seniors one last chance to graduate on time  Tulsa World

About 30 Tulsa Public Schools seniors from throughout the district's high schools took advantage of its Senior Boot Camp program, which is designed to help ...

Photo gallery: See the best images from the 6A girls basketball tournament  Tulsa World

State Basketball Day 1: BTW boys, Memorial boys, Pryor girls, Victory Christian girls advance to semifinals · Photo gallery: See the best images from the 5A girls ...

Holman moves to Edmond Memorial | Sports  Edmond Sun

Former Deer Creek baseball head coach JP Holman must have liked the way he looked with Edmond across his chest.

18 Oklahoma high schools rank nationally in U.S. News and World Report for 2018  Tulsa World

Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School is back on the list after receiving no ranking last year.

What you need to know about education in Tulsa

Montessori. School choice. Charter. Magnet. When it comes to education, many terms are used on a regular basis. But they don't need to be scary or confusing.

Another teacher walkout? Hot topic in education circles, but still just a rumor  Tulsa World

In the aftermath of last year's historic pay raise and teacher walkout, Valerie Milzarek returned to her classroom in August with a little more money and even more ...

Daniel Osberghaus  Tulsa World

Daniel Werner Osberghaus entered this world on November 10, 1988. He stepped into Heaven on March 12, 2019. Daniel was the firstborn pride and joy of his ...

Robert Hayden Downie  Tulsa World

Robert Hayden Downie, 77, Tulsa, OK, passed on January 4, 2019, surrounded by family. Hayden was born June 28, 1941, in Topeka, KS. He received his JD ...

Bill Haisten: Another Class 5A championship for Memorial’s ‘well-oiled machine’  Tulsa World

After the game was tied at 40, Memorial outscored Claremore 33-6.

Council, mayor agree on final Improve Our Tulsa project list  Tulsa World

The final draft version of the Improve Our Tulsa renewal package will include $2 million for improvements to the city's Animal Welfare Shelter, Mayor G.T. Bynum ...

Deaths published Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

TULSA. Avery, Judith Gayle, 77, homemaker, died Monday, Feb. 25. Services pending. Moore's Memory. Canfield, Helen W., 94, homemaker, died Sunday, Feb.

Bynum says proposed $639 million Improve Our Tulsa package would likely include several ballot measures up for voter approval  Tulsa World

Speaking after the council committee meeting, Bynum stressed that the public's input is important. During the creation of the first Improve Our Tulsa package, ...

Debate over school uniforms: Principal says uniforms level the playing field for students  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) – One principal said uniforms in the Tulsa Public Schools district continues to level out the field for students.Darin Schmidt, the principal of ...

KIPP Tulsa University Prep is Tulsa's first high school on a college campus  Tulsa World

Tulsa has its first high school located on a college campus as KIPP Tulsa University Prep High School's inaugural class of freshmen started classes Monday at ...

Boone's dedication, adaptability propel him to success as Big 12's home-run leader  Daily O'Collegian

The advice resonated with Trevor Boone. Steven Irvine sat above the Oklahoma State dugout and watched Boone, his former star player, launch the baseball to ...

BOK Center to host TU-Colorado State, OSU-Minnesota doubleheader  Tulsa World

College basketball will return to the BOK Center this year, nine months after the arena hosted the NCAA Tournament.

First Improve Our Tulsa renewal public meeting is Thursday evening  Tulsa World

A series of town hall meetings on the proposed Improve Our Tulsa renewal package begins at 6 p.m. Thursday at Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma, 4810 S.

Mary Jane Fahey  Tulsa World

Mary Jane Fahey, 70, of Chagrin Falls, Ohio passed from this life on Saturday, September 29, 2018. She was born February 14, 1948 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, ...

Valedictorians, Salutatorians lead their classes | Education  Edmond Sun

In the Edmond school district, students must maintain the highest grade point average through the fall semester prior to graduation in order to be designated ...

Mayor, parks director explain why golf courses won't get additional funding in Improve Our Tulsa renewal  Tulsa World

The $639 million Improve Our Tulsa renewal proposal does not include additional funding for the city's four golf courses because that is not a high enough ...

Discover the 32 Oklahomans who have been nominated for Academy Awards  Tulsa World

Two years ago, I researched to determine those people with Oklahoma ties who have won or been nominated by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and ...

Teen job frames eyewear exec's career, vision

Boutique eye-wear retailer Gary Black started his independent store, Black Optical, in Tulsa in 2007, after working more than a decade for an international ...

Pep rally skit turns violent, leaves Memorial student injured after kicks to the head  Tulsa World

The student, selected to dress as an opponent's mascot, was under a dog pile of football players when a student not on the football team joined in and kicked ...

Basketball: Collinsville goes 2-1 in Memorial Tournament  Tulsa World

TULSA - Just before the Christmas Break, Collinsville's boys basketball team got a taste of high-level competition and came away with a pair of wins.

High school mascot injured when pep rally turns violent  CBS News

TULSA, Okla. -- A pep rally gone wrong left a high school student in Tulsa, dressed as a mascot from the opposing team, bloody and bruised with injuries that ...

Photo Galleries: 2015 graduations at high schools in the Tulsa area  Tulsa World

Find links to slideshows of high school graduations in the Tulsa area.

Holy Family celebrates 2 epic milestones

Holy Family Cathedral School marks 120 years and the building's centennial.


Diane Michelle Shupert-Conroy Diane Michelle Shupert-Conroy, age 60, resident of Coweta went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, ...

Man pleads guilty, gets 40 years in 2009 shooting death of Memorial High student  Tulsa World

Nearly six years after a Memorial High School freshman was killed in a drive-by shooting as he walked home from school, one of two defendants has pleaded ...

Youth Leadership Oklahoma announces 19th class | News  Edmond Sun

OKLAHOMA CITY — Fifty-two high school seniors who compose Youth Leadership Oklahoma' s new 19th class will travel the state during a week-long trip to ...

Bill Haisten: If Haith’s TU program improves, will Rod Thompson have been a factor?  Tulsa World

It has been rumored for weeks that former TU point guard Rod Thompson is being considered for a position on the Hurricane staff.

Big 12 baseball: Bedlam schools need to make statements at conference tournament  Tulsa World

Oklahoma State is trying to earn a national seed which would ensure home games until the College World Series, while OU is looking for inclusion in the ...

$93 million bond election proposes 2 new elementary schools, safety features, classrooms  Edmond Sun

Members of the Edmond School Board voted Monday night to bring before voters a $93 million bond issue Feb. 12, 2019, to increase school security, upgrade ...

North students welcome French cohort | Local News  Edmond Sun

Seven exchange students from France left Saturday to return home after spending two weeks with North High School host families. At approximately the same ...

OSU baseball: It's Colin Simpson's team: 'We're not here without him'  Tulsa World

Simpson, called the "heart and soul" of the Cowboys by coach Josh Holliday, leads OSU into the NCAA Stillwater Regional.

High schools: Changes for All-City, Jenks previews  Tulsa World

It's dress rehearsal time for high school football teams as the 76th annual Grady Skillern All-City Preview, Jenks Trojan Preview, Union's Gridiron Classic and the ...

Tulsa Public Schools graduations: watch live  KOKI FOX 23

WATCH the graduations on and FOX23's Facebook page.

Project Period fighting stigma | News  Edmond Sun

One Edmond 16-year-old said she always knew she wanted to help others. In determining a way to do so, Celina Zhao found there was not only a need to help.

Tulsa Public Schools loses 35 percent of its teachers in two years, but many aren't leaving for higher pay  Tulsa World

A Tulsa World analysis found at least 28 percent of school-based certified staff who left TPS were on the faculties of other public school districts within the state.

Local caddie wins prestigious college scholarship

Marcello Desjardins won the Chick Evans Scholarship, a full housing and tuition scholarship offered to golf caddies.

Edmond fills principal, assistant principal positions | Education  Edmond Sun

During the May meeting of the Edmond School Board, approval was given for the hiring of three principals and six assistant principals.

Oklahoma schools named among the best high schools in the country  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - Five Oklahoma City public schools are being honored after being named among the best high schools in the country. On Wednesday ...

3 Edmond schools rank in Oklahoma's top 10 | Education  Edmond Sun

Of the 130 Oklahoma schools included in the 2018 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings, three were awarded gold medals, 15 received silver medals and 112 ...

Oral Roberts mourning loss of Hall of Fame basketball player Gary 'Cat' Johnson  Tulsa World

The lightning-fast point guard from Joplin played in 1978-82 and was an important playmaker for ORU.

41 Oklahoma high schools make second, third tiers in U.S. News and World Report's rankings  Tulsa World

Several Tulsa-area high schools were among the 41 Oklahoma high schools to make it into the second and third tiers of U.S. News and World Report's annual ...

Nancy Jane Corgill  Tulsa World

Nancy Jane Corgill was born August 15, 1954, in Wichita Falls, Texas to Jack and Sylvia Tuttle. She passed away on August 10, 2018 in Tulsa, OK at the age.

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