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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Edmond

Ghost it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Ghosts are real, you guys. At least they are at at the Edmond Historic Preservation Trust’s Historic Ghost Tours, with local actors playing the part of Edmond’s founding fathers at each individual’s gravesite. The tours begin Friday and Saturday evening at Gracelawn Cemetery, Danforth Road and Boulevard Street in Edmond. Tickets are $7. Call 285-9700.

Friday-Saturday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

String it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Claude Chalhoub is a better violinist than you. That’s not a dig. Chalhoub is kind of a big deal. The world-renowned virtuoso will perform his original compositions with UCO students at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday in Mitchell Hall Theater, University Drive and Main Street on The University of Central Oklahoma Campus in Edmond. Tickets are $4-$14. Call 974-3375 or visit click4tix.com/uco.

Thursday, Saturday

 
Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Designer genes

An Edmond professor and an entrepreneur develop a novel way to celebrate your favorite things: with science.


Features

Larisa Leichter

Your pet is special. Fluffy may be the most awesome cat ever — but does she have a gene or chromosome named after her? Does your band? Your high school reunion class? Your wife’s enchanting emerald eyes?

 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013

School values don’t fit into a single score


Commentary

John Thompson
It is no surprise that the release of this year’s Oklahoma A-F school report cards again has been a fiasco.
 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Gobble it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Guinness World Record Gobbler Challenge just sounds awesome, doesn’t it? That’s what is taking place at the fourth annual Edmond Turkey Trot — a 5k run and 1-mile “family wobble” — which is teaming up with other cities to break the world record for most combined participants in a multi-venue race. Trotting begins at 8 a.m. Thursday in downtown Edmond. Registration is required. Visit edmondturkeytrot.com.

Thursday

 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Should a former sundown town apologize?


Commentary

Christopher P. Lehman
It’s rare for local governments or the federal government to apologize for discrimination against a group of people.
 
Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Glow it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Not ready to let go of the holiday season? UCO gives us one last hurrah with a dazzling array of lights known as WinterGlow. The event, which was originally scheduled for Dec. 6 but was rescheduled due to weather, also features festive activities for the whole family. Bask in its glow 6-9 p.m. Friday at the University of Central Oklahoma, 100 N. University Drive in Edmond. Admission is free. Call 974-2363 or visit uco.edu/winterglow.

Friday

 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
 
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