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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.

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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, 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 ...

Tulsa Hale High School Principal Steps Down Before Start Of School  News On 6

Just days before the start of school, the principal at Tulsa's Nathan Hale High School announced his resignation.

High school wrestling: Collinsville advances to dual state out of 5A district meet at Hale  Tulsa World

The No. 2 Cardinals, six-time defending dual state champs, are not in the sort of shape they would like to be for their return to the dual state meet Feb.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

A middle school teacher taught Virgil Davis to care for people, but it wasn't during a classroom lecture. “She gave me food, and she gave me clothes,” he said.

Tulsa State Fair Opens Thursday  News On 6

The Tulsa State Fair is almost here. The annual event opens Thursday, September 27th.

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.

Tulsa police investigate alleged sexual assault at Nathan Hale High School  KOKI FOX 23

TULSA, Okla. - Quick Facts: Tulsa police and Tulsa Public School officials are investigating a rape reported at Nathan Hale High School. District leaders said an ...

Student found guilty in sexual assault at Nathan Hale High School  KOKI FOX 23

Tulsa police and Tulsa Public School officials investigated a rape reported at Nathan Hale High School.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

High schools: Trey Phipps, BTW defeat Hale and RayQuan Elliott  Tulsa World

Trey Phipps scored 26 to lead Booker T. Washington as the state's leading scorer, RayQuan Elliott had 22 points for Hale.

Local students join national walkout to say 'no more gun violence' in schools  Tulsa World

More than 1000 students at Will Rogers were among thousands nationwide to walk out of school Wednesday to protest gun violence in response to the Feb.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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' ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Robert Wallace Trepp | Localobituaries  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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Nathan Hale High School goes on lockdown after reports of student  KRMG

TULSA, Okla. None - UPDATE: Students are back in class at Nathan Hale High School near 21st and South Sheridan after a morning lockdown. We're told a girl ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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 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 ...

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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 ...

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*.

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.

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, ...

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.

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 ...

'A huge mistake': Families of 2 men shot and killed by KC police waiting for answers  The Kansas City Star

Family, friends of two men shot and killed by Kansas City police downtown on June 15, 2018, remember the slain men — one a barber from Tulsa, Okla., and the ...

TPS students whip up healthy comfort foods in Future Chefs Challenge  Tulsa World

Ten elementary students from Tulsa Public Schools donned chef hats and coats and prepared their own healthy, comfort-food recipes Wednesday afternoon for ...

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 ...

Special needs adults on Team Tulsa enjoy 'perfect marriage' partnership with TU Spirit Squad  Tulsa World

Team Tulsa, a group of special needs adults, has an annual dance party with TU's cheer and pom squads, an event that both groups cherish.

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 ...

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 ...

Discover all 29 of Oklahoma's Academy Award winners and nominees  Tulsa World

Were you aware that the history of Oklahomans winning at the Academy Awards goes back 80 years?

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*.

Making waves: Tulsa radio personality finds his 'escape' under water  Tulsa World

BROKEN ARROW – Oklahomans know Rick Couri as a radio personality (33 of the last 34 years at KRMG) and as a color analyst for University of Tulsa football ...

Man Thrown From Pickup In Sand Springs Highway Crash  News On 6

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says an 18-year-old Tulsa man was thrown from the bed of a pickup he was riding in when it crashed on a Sand Springs highway ...

Keith Ballard tells thousands rallying at Capitol for education that not all legislators 'get it'  Tulsa World

Photo gallery: See the best signs at the education rallyWatch the video: Highlights from the rally: 'We're here because not all of the legislators really, truly get it ...

What last-minute change in student testing law means for the Class of 2017 and beyond  Tulsa World

One of the final acts of the legislative session obscured by state budget talks could spell the end of the “test culture” pervasive in Oklahoma's high schools.

'Lucky to be alive:' Mikey and Freddie Burnett recall details of east Tulsa shooting  Tulsa World

The father and son were shot during a robbery attempt in a parking lot near the intersection of 31st Street and Garnett Road about 7:30 p.m. Monday.Related ...

John Klein: Stow family nearly 50 years later still leans on each other  Tulsa World

Five children were orphaned nearly 50 years after their father was killed in Vietnam and then their mother died two years later of a rare disease but they have ...

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.

Septuagenarian runs blog to fact check, needle OCPA  NonDoc

The blog,, run by a 70-year-old former school district CFO, exists almost solely to fact check and needle OCPA, a leading right-wing group.

Shuttle system best way to get to the Tulsa State Fair  KRMG

TULSA, Okla. - The Tulsa State Fair Transit System (FTS) takes a big step forward this year, expanding its *service* to cover every day of the fair, rather than just ...

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.

Gary Busey on theater, Trump  Tulsa World

Gary Busey wants it known that receiving the 2016 Distinguished Artist Award from the Tulsa Awards for Theatre Excellence isn't really a celebration of the work ...

The other role players: Owasso's athletic trainers have a hand in every team's success  Tulsa World

Any time Owasso's athletic teams are competing, Bryce Sorrier, Beth West and Jim Martinez are there. They're the school's athletic trainers, and they play a big ...

New leader named for Tulsa's Crime Prevention Network  Tulsa World

After 10 years, a new director has stepped in to take the reins of the Crime Prevention Network. Effective Monday, native Tulsan Jennifer Rush will become the ...

Jay Corbett Whitecrow, Jr.  Miami News Record

Jay Corbett Whitecrow, Jr. passed away after a sudden illness on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. Joey, as everyone knew him as, was born on Jan. 17, 1958 to Jay ...

Meet the 20 Oklahomans who have won Emmy Awards for their work in television  Tulsa World

For more than 50 years, Oklahomans have played a role in the Emmy Awards. With the help of the Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture (OKPOP), we found 19 ...

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