“Once they figure out that those things aren’t going to happen, that people aren’t going to make fun of them, that the people in their class are there to support them, it’s amazing how well they will do and how they can learn,” O’Dell said.
“The inside is so colorful and bright, and that was the mission; we didn’t want a place where you walk in and it’s kind of sad and stark and cold-feeling,” she said.
Ordinary Extraordinary African American Woman: The Elder was recently published by Jewell Jordan Publishing.
Guthrie’s downtown is touted as one of the largest Historic Preservation Districts in the nation. Woven into its borders is the growing and eclectic Guthrie Arts District, which earned Oklahoma Arts Council Certified Culture District designation in 2015. P.23 By Brian Daffron.
Much like real estate, food sourcing in Oklahoma is largely focused on location, location, location. Restaurants build seasonal menus and source ingredients from local growers. Consumers are encouraged to shop and dine at locally owned venues. The art of foraging, or wildcrafting as some call it, has become more popular in recent years and is…
More than 21,000 dogs and cats entered Oklahoma City Animal Welfare in 2016.
English company Warlord Games makes miniatures based on historic and fictitious battles and wars.
The state includes four Red Cross chapters, all celebrating centennials in 2017.
“There are folks who are accustomed to the Western lifestyle — it’s what they live and breathe — but there are a lot of families that we’re their first taste of it,” Jeane said.
“Everything he did from the very beginning was to support Tinker and the military presence in Central Oklahoma,” she said.