By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – About 10 years ago, the Classen Ten Penn neighborhood was one of the city’s roughest. The police department compiled crime statistics into a map, and the area near Classen Boulevard, 10th Street and ...Read More »
Part 1 of a special podcast focused on the charitable organizations in Oklahoma. Check out the links below for more ways to get involved with these worthy causes! iTunes link: JRLR Podcast Big Brothers Big Sisters General website ...Read More »
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By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Heavener Runestone Park closed in 2011, but hundreds still fill the plot twice a year for the Viking Festival. Blacksmiths and sword fighters show off their skills while their audiences chow down ...
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By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Mental health service providers said the immediate effects are obvious when legislators vote to cut assistance funding, but the long-term fallout can be harder for outsiders to see. Insiders already see it: disappearing ...
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By Sarah Terry-Cobo The Journal Record NORMAN – The Cleveland County district attorney’s office on Thursday filed three felony prostitution-related charges against state Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City. The District 44 senator is under investigation for allegedly offering money to ...Read More »
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By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – As state agencies work to implement the most recent round of midyear cuts, all they have to say is that they saw this coming and that their only hope is there isn’t ...Read More »