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Mental Health Association Oklahoma collects needed items for homeless

Mental Health Association Oklahoma collects needed items for homeless

MHAOK’s BetterBox Project raises community awareness about homelessness and offers housing assistance.

Oklahoma Museum of Popular Culture, or
OKPOP, has numerous Leon Russell photos and
memorabilia items in its collections, including this
late-’60s-to-mid’70s Shelter Records-era publicity still from MCA Records. | Photo Oklahoma
Historical Society / MCA Records / provided

Oklahoma and music legend Leon Russell remembered as a lightning rod of talent

In 2011, Russell was inducted into both the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriters Hall of Fame.


With majority of state in favor of teacher pay raises, question becomes how to fund them

“This was a glimpse of hope that the tide might turn for the better for [teachers], and not just for us, but future teachers and students,” Flores said. “I went home and I felt relieved. I was for it, and I wanted to help.”

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State Question 776 asks voters to protect the death penalty in Oklahoma

The proposed change would incorporate the protections into Oklahoma Constitution’s Bill of Rights.

The Outsiders

A hip-hop icon is included in a team of enthusiasts dedicated to preserving The Outsiders house

Danny Boy of House of Pain and La Coka Nostra took interest in the house featured in the 1980s Francis Ford Coppola film.

Sarah Julian, director, communications, and Brent Bushey, executive director, at the Oklahoma Public Schools Resource Center, 7-21-16, in Oklahoma City.  (Mark Hancock)

Oklahoma teachers face new professional development plan

Organizations that provide professional development classes for Oklahoma teachers had to rethink their seminars in light of budget cuts.

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