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Burglary Alarm Leads Tulsa Police To Teens In Hale High School  News On 6

Tulsa Police took two juveniles into custody Friday morning after a burglary alarm went off at Hale High School.

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 ...

Photo gallery: Hale High School's 2018 graduation | News  Tulsa World

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Students return to class after evacuation at Nathan Hale High School  KOKI FOX 23

Nathan Hale High School evacuated Wednesday, according to school officials.

Beloved TPS coach, teacher, mentor remembered  KTUL

A beloved Tulsa Public Schools coach, teacher and friend passed away over the weekend. Central High School Athletic Director Tammy Altaffer was diagnosed ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

Ryan Phillips  Tulsa World

Funeral *service* for Ryan David Phillips will be 1:30 pm, Friday, April 5, 2019, at First United Methodist Church of Tulsa. Family will receive friends at the church ...

Buildings evacuated after gas line explosion in midtown Tulsa

TULSA — Oklahoma Natural Gas crews have capped a gas line after an explosion in midtown Tulsa on Thursday afternoon. It happened at a 16-inch feeder line ...

Hale High School principal resigns after suspension  Tulsa World

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

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, ...

“He will truly leave a hole in the hearts of all those who knew him,” Tulsa firefighter passes away  KFOR Oklahoma City

TULSA, Okla. - The Tulsa Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of their own. According to the department, firefighter Ryan Phillips passed away April 2.

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.

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.

Timothy Dossey  Tulsa World

The checkered flag was waved on Saturday, April 27, 2019, to bring home Timothy Joe Dossey. Born January 16, 1948, in Tulsa, OK to Harley and Rena Dossey ...

Given the starring role, Tulsa's Mary Kay Place shines in dark drama 'Diane' opening Friday  Tulsa World

Mary Kay Place's new film, “Diane,” opens at Circle Cinema this Friday, but it was last summer at the theater's inaugural film festival that she came home to Tulsa ...

David Alan Wasson  Tulsa World

David Alan Wasson, 65, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Tulsa. David was born June 18, 1953 in Chickasha, Oklahoma. He was a 1971 graduate of ...

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 ...

Find out where your child's school stands after the latest release of TPS report cards  Tulsa World

After a two-year hiatus, the Oklahoma State Department of Education released on Feb. 28 school report cards with a new design and a new priority.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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. In a story reported last ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Michael Hathcoat  Tulsa World

Michael Dean Hathcoat passed away April 6, 2019 from complications of COPD. Michael was born on January 8, 1958.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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

At 33.2 points through 18 games, Elliott is on pace to post the highest scoring average by a metro player since Verdigris' Rotnei Clarke graduated in 2008.

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 ...

'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 ...

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.

Tulsa State Fair: Everything you need to know  KOKI FOX 23

TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts: Tulsa State Fair opens Sept. 27th. The fair is located on 21st between Harvard and Yale. The theme for this year is "It's Go Time.

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.

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. ...

2017-18 ALL-USA Oklahoma Boys Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Oklahoma Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based ...

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 ...

Tulsa Public Schools graduations stream on and Facebook  KOKI FOX 23

WATCH the graduations on and FOX23's Facebook page.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tomas Rivera Awards honor student scholars, education heroes making a positive impact in Latinx community  Tulsa World

As an intern at the Mayor's Office, high-schooler Ana Ibarra is working to secure better representation for immigrants in Tulsa. That work was recognized ...

Tulsa Area Students Taking Part In Nationwide Gun Violence Protest  News On 6

Students across the Tulsa area and the U.S. will walk out of class Wednesday morning, to protest gun violence.

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.

Two Tulsa Teens Arrested In Fatal Shooting From Last Friday  News On 6

Tulsa Police make two arrests in last Friday's murder of Tulsa Memorial High School student Jacob Barnes.

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' ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Nathan Hale No Longer On Lockdown  KTUL

Nathan Hale High School in Tulsa has been lifted from lockdown after a report of a possible student with a gun on campus Wednesday morning.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

Summer school is still in at the mall  Tulsa World

Since 2011, when TLA became a full-fledged virtual school open to elementary, middle and high school students, nearly 1400 students have been served and ...

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 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.

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

Some of the students don't know Spanish, and some don't yet know English, but "music transcends language," band director Sara Lambert said.

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*.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Rites held for Jack Griffin, former Tulsa Public Schools associate superintendent  Tulsa World

A *service* for Griffin, who died Tuesday at age 93, was held Friday at Woodland Acres Baptist Church.

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.

Former Tulsan may have dug up the lost city of Apostle Peter's birth  Tulsa World

A former Tulsan was a key player in an archaeological dig that may have found the lost city of Bethsaida, biblical hometown of three of Jesus' 12 apostles.

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.

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