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Fallen Tulsa Firefighter Honored With Escort To Claremore  News On 6

A Tulsa firefighter who died Tuesday, April 2 was honored by his fellow firefighters and Tulsa Police with an escort to Claremore Wednesday afternoon.

2018 Week 6 - Tulsa Tech Spirit Stick At Tulsa Nathan Hale High School  News On 6

Its Week 6 of the Tulsa Tech Spirit Stick and Friday, the Tulsa Hale High School Rangers are getting ready for a big homecoming against McAlester High School.

Win Case's Oklahoma roots run deep, even though he's now at Ole Miss

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The face will look familiar when you see it on the Ole Miss bench Friday, during the Rebels' NCAA Tournament game against Oklahoma.

Principal cites teacher shortage as reason for spending thousands on professional trips  KTUL

Tulsa's Nathan Hale High school faces challenges that are common statewide in Oklahoma. A teacher shortage, failing grades in core subjects, a majority of its ...

Two people wounded in shooting near Hale high school; unrelated to threat that was deemed not credible  Tulsa World

A shooting that left two people wounded Monday afternoon was not related to a potential threat reported moments earlier at the nearby Nathan Hale Junior High ...

After Parade Canceled, Nathan Hale ROTC Holds Ceremony Honoring Veterans  News On 6

With Tulsa's Veterans Day Parade canceled, the Nathan Hale High School ROTC wasn't able to march, but they still wanted to do something to show their ...

Reported evacuation at Nathan Hale High School in Tulsa  KTUL

Tulsa Public Schools confirmed that Nathan Hale High School has been evacuated but reported that all students are safe.TPS released this statement ...

Four Tulsa high schools likely will participate in 'Tulsa Beyond' redesign project; unclear what that means  Tulsa World

Four high schools with different and significant challenges could soon participate in Tulsa Beyond, an initiative aimed at re-imagining high school in Tulsa Public ...

Gas Line Rupture Impacts Tulsa Businesses, Neighborhoods  News On 6

A gas line explosion in midtown Tulsa is impacting area businesses and neighborhoods near 21st and Memorial.

Football opened doors for Super Bowl champ and Nathan Hale assistant Tony Peters  Tulsa World

Tony Peters' first experience with football came in the fifth grade.

Hale High School principal, counselor knock on doors to encourage students to graduate over the summer  Tulsa World

Principal Sheila Riley and counselor Ginger Davis knocked on students' doors to drive home a couple of points: the importance of obtaining a high-school ...

Buildings evacuated after gas line explosion in midtown Tulsa

Late Thursday, the City of Tulsa said power was expected to be restored to all homes by 10 p.m. There had been about 2100 customers without electricity.

Students Hold Walkout At Tulsa's Nathan Hale Junior High  News On 6

Students at Tulsa's Nathan Hale Junior High held a walkout Wednesday to protest violence and bullying that they say has impacted their school.

Hale High School principal resigns after suspension | Education  Tulsa World

The resignation caused a domino effect on the principal assignment for one other school.

TPS releases statement on possible sexual assault at Nathan Hale High School  KTUL

TULSA -Nathan Hale High School Principal Caleb Starr sent out a letter to parents Friday afternoon regarding apossible sexual assault at Nathan Hale High ...

TPS research into high school experience shows inequities, opportunities for improvement  Tulsa World

Tulsa high school students feel unsafe at school and burdened by systemic education inequalities and are worried about the public's perception of their schools, ...

Nathan Hale baseball is a catalyst for keeping kids on track to graduate. So why was it at risk of disappearing?  Tulsa World

Hale baseball was originally proposed as a TPS cut, but was saved. Kids will be saved with it.

Nathan Hale Junior High ranked as 19th worst school in America; principal disagrees  KTUL

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- An online ranking of America's public schools puts two of Tulsa's among the worst.The first thing I wanted to know was based on what, ...

Nathan's Bistro gives Hale culinary arts students restaurant experience  Tulsa World

The restaurant, which is open to the public on most Wednesdays, is run by students in Hale's culinary arts magnet program.

Tammy Ann Altaffer  Tulsa World

Tammy Ann Altaffer Pawhuska native, Tammy Ann Altaffer, 50, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019 in the St. John Medical Center, Tulsa, following her ...

Tulsa Police: No Gun At Nathan Hale High School  News On 6

Tulsa's Nathan Hale High School was on lockdown and the Tulsa Police Special Operations Team was called out, after a student reported a possible gun at the ...

Police To Stop Illegal Parking At The Tulsa State Fair  News On 6

The City of Tulsa is warning those attending this year's Tulsa State Fair you could be fined and your vehicle towed for illegally parking in neighborhoods ...

Writer's tale: How Tulsan went from writing in spiral notebooks to winning Emmy Awards  Tulsa World

With an assist from "The Waltons creator Earl Hamner, Jr., Paul W. Cooper got his start on "Little House on the Prairie" and wrote for many TV series, including ...

Former Hale Student Accused Of Posting Obscene Video Of Classmate  News On 6

A judge issued an arrest warrant for a former Hale High School student Tuesday. He's charged with taking a lewd video of a special needs student while in the ...

Tulsa State Fair: Where to park, ride the shuttle  KOKI FOX 23

The 2018 Tulsa State Fair kicks off Thursday and many people will wonder how easily they can find a parking spot.

Community members discuss task force's recommendations about Tulsa schools truancy ordinance  Tulsa World

Language and transportation barriers stood out as some of the most pressing concerns discussed during a town hall meeting about a proposed truancy ...

Actions in two districts hurt schools' cause

GOVERNMENT waste and questionable expenditures are bad in times of budget stability but they're especially vexing when finances are strained.

496 Tulsa Public Schools students left for EPIC virtual school since August. TPS to lawmakers: Regulation is needed  Tulsa World

Officials at Tulsa Public Schools decried the loss of nearly 500 students to the state's largest virtual charter school just since school began in August at a ...

Tulsa Public Schools still far from meeting academic goals but on track in improving attendance  Tulsa World

Tulsa Public Schools still has a long way to go to reach its 2018-19 goals for student proficiency in reading and math, but the district is making strides in lowering ...

'If it wasn't for you, I wouldn't be here': Tulsa seniors thank their teachers who went the extra mile  Tulsa World

A new class of high school seniors has graduated. Before they leave their campuses, Tulsa World asked students from area high schools about the one teacher ...

William "Bill" Green  Tulsa World

William Edward "Bill" Green was born August 29, 1945, in Jackson Heights, NY, to George William and Eileen Edna Schuermann Green.

New Tulsa Term program lets students spend a semester learning about problem-solving in the real world  Tulsa World

A dozen students will leave their classrooms behind and spend the spring exploring Tulsa as part of a new collaboration between Tulsa Public Schools and ...

Teachers share disappointment with election results, excitement for the future  Tulsa World

The Oklahoma Education Association lists 16 members of its education caucus — which includes current and former teachers as well as education support ...

William Kent Shoemaker  Tulsa World

Kent Shoemaker, 74, passed away at home after struggling against cancer. He was born in Tulsa to Bill and Martha (Tayrien) Shoemaker.

Deaths published Tuesday, March 19, 2019 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

TULSA. Borin, Ernestine “Tina,” 76, homemaker, died Friday, March 15. Visitation noon-8 p.m. Wednesday and *service* 11 a.m. Thursday, both at Stanleys ...

Tulsa World editorial: Tulsa Beyond first step in transformation  Tulsa World

Tulsa Public Schools is launching a process to re-imagine struggling high schools by asking their communities to think outside the box.

1 Arrested, 2 Sent To Hospital After Incidents At Nathan Hale High, Middle Schools  News On 6

While first responders were treating a student for overdose at Nathan Hale Middle School, a fight broke out at the high school, resulting in one arrest and another ...

Union Students Join Walkout Against School Violence  News On 6

Walkouts marking the one-month anniversary of the 17 Florida student shooting deaths will be taking place all over the district this morning - all of them ...

Susan Lewis Bello Phariss  Tulsa World

Susan is walking through the flowers in the pasture behind her house in Mounds surrounded by all those incredible dogs she trained and loved with Riley glued ...

Hale High School On Lockdown After Student Hands Out Bullets  News On 6

Hale High School was on lockdown Friday morning after a student was handing out bullets as Christmas gifts.

Tulsa arts community mourns loss of 'TCW' Karen Watts  Tulsa World

Karen Watts wasn't just a spectator of the arts. She was a participant.

Robert Wallace Trepp | Local Obituaries  Tulsa World

Born 7-17-1951 Tulsa, OK Died 9-20-2018 Tulsa, OK Preceded in death by parents, John Wallace Trepp, Sr. (11-24-1992) and Monetta Johnson Trepp ...

For a Hale Rangers team that rarely savors the satisfaction of victory, a commitment to the game is the grand prize  Tulsa World

Since the start of the 2006-07 season, the Hale boys' basketball teams are 112 games below .500 (45-157), and yet the 2014-15 Rangers seem to sustain a ...

Deaths published Sunday, March 17, 2019 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

TULSA. Acuna, Nelly J., 85, homemaker, died Thursday, March 14. Rosary 5 p.m. Sunday, Stanleys Funeral Home Chapel. Mass of Christian burial 11 a.m. ...

Ginnie Graham: Tulsa Public Schools expands program to support teen parents  Tulsa World

Three years ago, Kasey Hughart was part of the team launching a model program new to Tulsa schools aimed at preventing teenage parents from becoming ...

Check out new food items at the fair; only a few are fried or on a stick  Tulsa World

Look for a diddy called the Dragon's Breath or the sea salt caramel peanut butter bacon pecan pie.

Hale's RayQuan Elliott’s favorite college player is OU's Trae Young. He scores points like Young, too  Tulsa World

By Barry Lewis • Tulsa World. Hale's RayQuan Elliott is producing points at an even higher rate than his favorite college player, Trae Young, has this season for ...

Gary Busey listed among performers for Jimmy Markham benefit at Cain's Ballroom  Tulsa World

Gary Busey is listed among performers for Save Jimmy, a Saturday, July 14, benefit concert for Oklahoma Music Hall of Famer Jimmy Markham at Cain's ...

No. 1 Nathan Hale survives scare, Tulsa Union, Greensboro (N.C.) Day make way into Super 25 boys basketball rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Top-ranked Nathan Hale, playing Rainier Beach (Seattle) for the second time this season, barely kept its unbeaten record intact on Saturday as Michael Porter ...

Tulsa Changemakers helps students understand, connect with communities  Tulsa World

Sixth-grader Cairo Pray and his classmates set out to collect 50 items to donate to the city's homeless residents for their Tulsa Changemakers project this year.

Schools officially shutting down Monday for walkout; majority of TPS teachers surveyed support multiday walkout  Tulsa World

On the day after the Oklahoma Legislature finalized a revenue deal for teacher raises, plans for a widespread teacher walkout were persisting even as elected ...

Mary Kay Place: She acts, she sings, she does it all -- and has for almost 50 years  Tulsa World

In 1977, she was nominated for a Grammy Award for her first album. She won an Emmy Award for her acting. She became the first Oklahoman to host "Saturday ...

Actor Gary Busey Returns To Tulsa For Circle Cinema Anniversary  News On 6

A big celebrity was back in his hometown to help celebrate the 90th anniversary of Tulsa's Circle Cinema and the 40th anniversary of the movie that got him ...

Tulsa Public Schools graduations stream on and Facebook  KOKI FOX 23

WATCH the graduations on and FOX23's Facebook page.

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 ...

Bill Haisten: By signing another contract, Gil Cloud sustains commitment to TPS athletics  Tulsa World

At 4:45 p.m. last Friday, Gil Cloud remembered one final item on his list of items to address. He signed a contract to remain the TPS athletic director through the.

Charles Edward "Chuck" Bowlin  Tulsa World

Charles Edward "Chuck" Bowlin was born April 7, 1949 in Tulsa, OK, to Robert Emmitt and Francis Ann (Wackenhuth) Bowlin and passed away quietly at his ...

Owasso kindergarten teacher Teressa Blair joins Sen. Dossett's study on teachers and the classroom  Tulsa World

An interim study conducted by State Sen. J.J. Dossett on teacher shortages in Oklahoma has amplified the voice of a longtime Owasso educator.

Planned 128-acre neighborhood in northwest Tulsa will encourage healthy, social living, developers say  Tulsa World

Plans for a 128-acre neighborhood in northwest Tulsa that will feature lots of green space, a range of housing options and a possible charter school are nearing ...

These bigtime stars are funny and they're from Oklahoma  Tulsa World

Photo gallery: Some of the funniest entertainers have Oklahoma ties. Oklahoma has its fair share of funny people. From international humorist Will Rogers to ...

Gary Busey the latest guest to attend Circle Cinema's birthday film festival  Tulsa World

As part of a week-long festival of film events, Busey will attend a screening of "The Buddy Holly Story," the 1978 music biopic that earned the actor an Academy ...

How do you get a full ride to Stanford? This Memorial senior knows the formula  Tulsa World

David Ihim has studied hard, taught himself coding languages on YouTube and more. Now his hard work is paying off.

This week in art-house cinema: Circle Cinema Film Festival brings the stars home to Tulsa  Tulsa World

This week's specialty cinema is truly special, with Tulsa movie stars including Jeanne Tripplehorn, Heather Langenkamp, Mary Kay Place and Gary Busey all ...

Tulsa World editorial: Inadequate state funding forces Tulsa schools to consider school consolidation, furloughs and program cuts  Tulsa World

Anticipating the loss of $12 million in state funding next year, Tulsa Public Schools Superintendent Deborah Gist announced a plan for painful cuts last week.

High schools: Chargers promote Brian Worrell to head football coach  Tulsa World

Memorial promoted Brian Worrell to head football coach Monday. Worrell, 41, was the Chargers' special-teams coordinator in 2017 and has been the Chargers' ...

PolitiFact: Internet prank post falsely says Tulsa high school closed after arson  Tulsa World

A user-generated post on prank site says a Tulsa high school was closed after being set on fire, but the story is fake.

Theatre North wins top prize at 2018 TATE Awards  Tulsa World

Theatre North made history Sunday night at the Tulsa PAC, winning the award for Outstanding Theater Production at the 2018 Tulsa Awards for Theatre ...

Tulsa should spend Downtown dough on McClure Park  Tulsa Beacon

I grew up two blocks from McClure Park and I spent some of the happiest moments of my childhood there. I learned to swim in the Olympic-sized outdoor pool at ...

Police: Man Phones In Bomb Threat, Then Robs Tulsa Bank With Mother In Car  News On 6

Police arrested two robbery suspects minutes after the robbery Wednesday morning, then had to catch one of them again when he ran from officers at police ...

Heather Langenkamp comes home to Tulsa to tell of lucky breaks, Freddy Krueger and more  Tulsa World

How her path to Hollywood began in Tulsa is the kind of story that guests can expect to hear if they attend "A Conversation with Heather Langenkamp" on ...

Negative campaigning targeted House conservatives  Tulsa Beacon

Out-of-state political action committees have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars in “dark money” to defeat conservative candidates in Oklahoma.

David Michael Payne  Tulsa World

David Payne was born on January 26, 1952, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to his parents, Walter and Mary Jo Payne. He had recently been diagnosed with throat cancer, ...

Tim Blake Nelson talks Tulsa roots, acting career at Circle Cinema Film Festival  Tulsa World

The Circle Cinema Film Festival, celebrating the theater's 90th birthday, kicked off on Sunday night with "An Evening with Tim Blake Nelson," my discussion ...

15 years after 9/11, students learn how that day changed U.S. history  Tulsa World

The U.S. has had troops in Afghanistan for the past 15 years and in Iraq for 13 years. "It doesn't seem like it will ever end," says 16-year-old Tierra Hernandez.

Students on teacher walkouts: 'Big picture' more important than short-term inconvenience  Tulsa World

A statewide teacher walkout and school shutdown officially kicked off on Monday. Area student leaders spoke to the Tulsa World last week about what it's been ...

Help wanted: Schools struggling to meet state requirements for test monitors  Tulsa World

State-mandated testing requires test monitors to keep the process honest.

You know Lee. Who are the other TPS schools named after?  Tulsa World

A 99-year-old decision to name a school after Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee by Tulsa Public Schools is now being debated. Here is who each school in the ...

Tulsa's favorite actors coming home for Circle Cinema's 90th birthday film festival

Mary Kay Place, Tim Blake Nelson, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Gary Busey are among Tulsa's favorite sons and daughters in the entertainment world, and they are ...

East Central High School one of several TPS sites to offer mariachi class  Tulsa World

The sounds of mariachi will now be heard in some Tulsa classrooms. Eight Tulsa Public Schools sites began offering a mariachi class to students this fall, after ...

Michael (Mike) Boyce Fine  Tulsa World

Michael (Mike) Boyce Fine Michael (Mike) Boyce Fine was born October 18, 1948, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to Boyce and Carolyn (Shelton) Fine. He attended ...

Oklahoma Schools Struggle With Nursing Shortage  News On 6

The president of the school nurse organization of Oklahoma says there's a statewide nurse shortage.

Tulsa State Fair: Parking information  KOKI FOX 23

The Tulsa State Fair has officially started, and the City of Tulsa has to make sure surrounding areas are not plagued by illegal parking.

Everything you need to know about the Tulsa State Fair  Tulsa World

Plan your trip to the Tulsa State Fair with hours, admission, parking and more.

Donna Gradel: I am a teacher... and here's what you need to know about public schools  Tulsa World

I am a teacher. I get to work with some of the most amazing young people and colleagues on earth. I get to instruct, challenge, inspire and encourage every day.

Tulsa Changemakers program empowers children to drive change in community  Tulsa World

Tulsa Changemakers is a youth-driven initiative founded earlier this year by Andrew Spector and Jacob Lerner, who moved to Tulsa last year for Teach for ...

U.S. Marshals Service fugitive sweep yields 32 arrests in Tulsa area  Tulsa World

Task forces targeted "the most violent offenders," according to the U.S. Marshals *Service*.

Skiatook teacher accused of lewdly touching girl while intoxicated at football game  Tulsa World

Skiatook Public Schools art teacher Leonard Caldwell Hope, 46, was arrested at Friday night's home football game against Hale High School.

Photo Galleries: 2014 Graduations at high schools in the Tulsa area  Tulsa World

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

Musician R. David Busey, brother of actor Gary Busey, dies  Tulsa World

R. David Busey (center) is shown with his wife, Jan, and his brother, actor Gary Busey, in March. A musician, David Busey died Monday. He was 65.

Street Level: 21st - Avoiding the obvious | Local  Tulsa World

Editor's note: Tulsa World Photographer Mike Simons will walk 14 miles of 21st Street this year and share the stories of the people and places he discovers.

Actor Tim Blake Nelson talks Tulsa roots, upcoming projects at Circle Cinema on Sunday  Tulsa World

Tulsa native and Hollywood actor Tim Blake Nelson kicked off the inaugural Circle Cinema Film Festival in grand style on Sunday night, regaling a crowd of film ...

Telling Tulsa's stories: Writer, community theater mainstay premieres first film, 'Rock Stars: Women in Petroleum Geology'  Tulsa World

Vern Stefanic's film will screen during the Circle Cinema Film Festival, celebrating its 90th anniversary, on July 11. Tickets can be purchased online at ...

No substitute: Oklahoma's schools are relying more heavily on substitutes amid teacher shortage, chronic absences  Tulsa World

The crisis in Oklahoma's state of education is worsened by a lack of finding qualified substitute teachers and an increase in teacher absences due to medical ...

Bill Haisten: Tulsa homecoming ‘crazy’ for Thunder rookie Terrance Ferguson  Tulsa World

OKLAHOMA CITY — As a 10-year-old during the summer of 2008, Terrance Ferguson was part of a group that was given a tour of the then-brand-new BOK ...

Tulsa's movie stars: Here's the lineup set for Circle Cinema Film Festival beginning Sunday  Tulsa World

Mary Kay Place, Tim Blake Nelson, Jeanne Tripplehorn and Gary Busey are among Tulsa's favorite sons and daughters in the entertainment world, and they are ...

'The Teacher Caucus': Pro-public education candidates to file Wednesday for state legislative races  Tulsa World

At least 30 public school educators, spouses of public school educators, local school board members and other supporters with school ties from across the state ...

Class 6A/5A boys basketball preview: Broken Arrow, Union, Owasso among teams to watch  Tulsa World

Broken Arrow (6A, 21-2): Coach Beau Wallace's top-ranked Tigers posted their most regular-season wins in school history and won the Frontier Valley ...

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.

Richard Lloyd Romans  Tulsa World

Richard Lloyd Romans passed away, Sunday, November 8, 2015 in Tulsa at the age of 71, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.

Tulsa State Fair Providing Free Shuttle Rides For Fairgoers  News On 6

This year, if you want to park on site you'll need to bring your wallet, but if you don't want to pay, there's an extended shuttle *service*.

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