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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 ...

Police: Lockdown lifted at Nathan Hale High School  KTUL

Tulsa police say Nathan Hale High School was on lockdown during a police pursuit in the area.The school went on lockdown as a precaution, school officials ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Hale High School principal resigns after suspension  Tulsa World

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

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.

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.

Teachers at Hale High School taught with style and humor  Tulsa Beacon

A few weeks ago, I wrote about some of the great teachers I had a Alexander Graham Bell Junior High School (now Bell Elementary). I had some pretty special ...

'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: Where to park, ride the shuttle | FOX23  KOKI FOX 23

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

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sexual Assault at Nathan Hale: Verdict | FOX23  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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

Tulsa Public Schools and Owasso Public Schools made it official Thursday afternoon that their schools will be shut down Monday so their teachers can go to the ...

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' ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Meals on Wheels partners with TPS to help feed high-schoolers  Tulsa World

The Feed Our Schools High School Adoption Program, announced Friday at Hale High School, is a long-term, high-profile effort to provide food-insecure high ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Correction: An infobox with this story originally contained incorrect dates for some Tulsa Public Schools graduations. The infobox has been corrected.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Tulsa State Fair: Know before you go | FOX23  KOKI FOX 23

The Tulsa State Fair offers fun for everyone. Even if you're not the type to enter a competitive exhibit like flower arranging or to go up in the air on a thrill ride like ...

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 ...

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 ...

'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 ...

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'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 ...

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.

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 ...

Tulsa State Fair: Parking information | FOX23  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.

New U.S. secretary of education visits Tulsa school, touts district's rollback of nonmandatory student testing  Tulsa World

U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. said Tulsa's example is aligned with President Barack Obama's new Testing Action Plan to eliminate unnecessary ...

Tulsa State Fair: Everything you need to know | FOX23  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 State Fair Urging Fairgoers To Use Free Fair Shuttles  News On 6

Parking at the Tulsa State Fair is always a concern for police and home and business owners around the Tulsa County Fairgrounds.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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*.

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 ...

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.

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

R. David Busey, musician and brother of actor Gary Busey, died Monday of an apparent heart attack. A 1970 graduate of Nathan Hale High School, he was 65.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

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

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.

Collinsville sweeps double header at Nathan Hale  Tulsa World

Nick Sunday and Alex Austin hit solo blasts in a 10-0 run-rule.

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, ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

The winning recipe was "Yummy Comfy Cakes," created by Lee Elementary fifth-grader Kamryn Jackson and inspired by her mom's "crustless shepherd's pie."

'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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Street Level: 21st - Avoiding the obvious | Metro & Region  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.

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.

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 ...

TPS Protecting Students With New Weather Technology  News On 6

Tulsa Public Schools is investing in weather technology to protect students from lightning strikes.

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?

Oklahoma educators disappointed over failure of budget deal that included teacher pay raise  Tulsa World

The inability of the Oklahoma House of Representatives to a pass a budget plan that would have funded a $3,000 teacher pay raise was called “disheartening” ...

Fine Airport Parking founder Mike Fine dies  Tulsa World

Fine started his parking business near Tulsa International Airport in 1983 and recently expanded to Denver.

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.

Tulsa Public Schools announces Teacher of the Year  Tulsa World

In surprise ceremonies at two elementary schools, Tulsa Public Schools on Tuesday announced its 2016 Teacher of the Year and Support Employee of the Year ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

We've assembled a selection of those with Oklahoma ties who have heard their names announced as winners at the Emmy Awards — a list of 20 with eight from ...

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.

'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 ...

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