| Jul 30, 2010
| 9:53 PM
Orlando Jones High coach Kenard Lang has been promoting the talents of offensive tackle Duaron Williams for about two years now. And Williams is not one to let his coach down.
"I've known Coach Lang since I was knee-high to a grasshopper," Williams said....
| Nov 4, 2009
Ex-governor of Louisiana
Dave Treen, 81, who in 1979 became the first Republican governor of Louisiana since Reconstruction but lost a reelection bid to the controversial Democrat Edwin Edwards four years later, died Thursday of complications...
| Dec 31, 2009
Pro wrestler was called 'Dr. Death'
Steve "Dr. Death" Williams, 49, a former offensive lineman and All-American wrestler at the University of Oklahoma who was best known for his work in professional wrestling, died Tuesday night in...
| Jun 7, 2009
Ex-coach of Huskies
Jim Owens, 82, an All-American end at the University of Oklahoma under legendary football coach Bud Wilkinson who later coached the University of Washington for 18 seasons, died Saturday at his home in Bigfork, Mont. The...
| Oct 28, 2008
Bestselling author Tony Hillerman began writing his contemporary mystery novels set in the Navajo region of the Southwest, in part, he once said, because "they have a fascinating religious philosophy and a lot of good values."
And, he told Newsweek...
| Jun 22, 2008
Edward Anderson had a strange and sad career. He was born in Texas in 1905 and grew up in Oklahoma, serving his apprenticeship as a journalist on a small paper in Ardmore, Okla. Restless, he worked as a deckhand on a freighter, plied his fists as a...
| Sep 14, 2009
At the Dillard's counter in Oklahoma City, Vicki Behenna was buying a beachy canvas purse for summer when her oldest son called from Iraq.
"Hey Mike, how are you doing?" she asked. She was relieved to hear his voice, but quickly sensed the strain...
| Dec 28, 2008
Jim Dooley, 77; succeeded George Halas as coach of the Chicago Bears (Jan. 8)
Christopher Bowman, 40; two-time U.S. figure skating champion (Jan. 10)
Johnny Podres, 75; left-hander pitched Dodgers to first World Series title in...
| May 8, 2008
Trey was chosen as the Face of 43 in May 2008. Trey was born and raised in Arlington, Texas. He is big Dallas Cowboys fan, Dallas Mavericks Fan, Dallas Stars fan, Texas Rangers Fan, but he Loves OU Football (Boomer!). Trey is a Business...
| Jan 26, 2009
| 11:11 AM
David Payne is a Fourth generation Oklahoman, National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Emmy Award winning meteorologist and the co-anchor of KAUT OK43's Morning Show "Rise & Shine Oklahoma" David has been Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4's weekday morning...
| Jun 22, 2008
JOE AND Etsuko Price are back.
Twenty-five years ago, they joined with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to fulfill a dream. The Prices donated $5 million to help construct the Pavilion for Japanese Art and promised a spectacular collection of...