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Edmond woman helps police arrest alleged Texas con man


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Gazette staff
A 60-year-old woman bested an alleged Texas con man after he tried to play doctor with her $30,000 Rolex watch.   According to a version of the story in the Star newspaper in Texas, the woman w...
 
Thursday, September 13, 2007

Companies, official battle out the Oklahoma coal-fired plant using advertisements


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Gazette staff
Anybody who's read The Oklahoman probably couldn't miss a series of full-page ads talking about a proposed coal-fired, electricity-generating plant.   The dueling ads were either against the co...
 
Thursday, September 13, 2007

Untucked shirts present security risk at Tulsa high school


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Gazette staff
Adults love to remind kids they have no rights, even while they are teaching them about all the rights granted by the U.S. Constitution. Administrators with Tulsa Public Schools seem to have taken the...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

U.S. Air Force runs off British men who like to take pictures of airplanes at Vance AFB


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Gazette staff
The U.S. Air Force wants a bit of a word with two British chaps, who " how do the Americans say it? " got the hell out of Dodge after security caught them with a telephoto lens looking at military air...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

Oklahoma Lottery seeks photogenic pups for game pieces


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Gazette staff
For the last few days of September, Okies can vie to get man's best scratchers on, well, lottery "scratchers." The Oklahoma Lottery is seeking the state's most "photogenic" pooches to feature on a "Lu...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

Oklahoma football fan faces day in court


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Gazette staff
Whatever happened to that Oklahoma football fan accused of tearing the scrotum of the guy wearing a Longhorns shirt?   The Associated Press reports Allen Michael Beckett, a 53-year-old Sooner f...
 
Thursday, September 20, 2007

Rural Oklahoma woman finds zebra in her yard


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Gazette staff
Nights in rural eastern Oklahoma have a lot of stars " but it's another thing to find stripes.   Sharon McConough knew something was odd at her rural Ranger Creek home near Fort Gibson Lake, so...
 
Thursday, September 27, 2007

Oklahoma City Web site names 100 top embarrassments


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Gazette staff
In the spirit of the centennial year, Chicken-Fried News' second favorite Oklahoma Web site has come up with a unique idea to celebrate the state's 100th birthday. The folks at TheLostOgle.com decided...
 
Thursday, September 27, 2007

Oklahoma City diner owner shares economic predictors with New York Times


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Gazette staff
Cancel your subscription to the Wall Street Journal, America.   Forget watching stocks and bonds.   When it comes to leading economic indicators, all you have to do is sidle up to a tabl...
 
Thursday, September 27, 2007

Edmond dancer spoils 'Indiana Jones' plots for the Internet to see


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Director Steven Spielberg's "Indiana Jones" film franchise has been stocked with great villains, like that creepy Belloq fellow with the burnt palm or that one guy who pulls the heart out of that othe...
 
Thursday, September 27, 2007
 
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