11 hrs ago
Poteau Daily News & Sun
James Garner - Norman, Oklahoma
Norman native, James Garner passed away on July 19, in his home in Los Angeles at the age of 86. James Scott Bumgarner was born in Norman where his father owned a store, where he worked until starting school.
20 hrs ago
The Brattleboro Reformer
Norman, OK. When I was eight or nine years old, in the 50s, there was an uncle in our family who was considered the jokester, always providing entertaining diversions at family events.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Durant Daily Democrat
Group hopes to build Oklahoma pop culture museum11:39 am | 0
Jamie Oldaker toured the world drumming for the likes of Eric Clapton, among others, but he never lost touch with Oklahoma, where he honed the skills that enabled him to spend his life making music.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
McCarty Center camp in Norman offers unique experience for disabled children
Camp ClapHans - the only camp in the state specifically designed and built for children with developmental disabilities - will wrap up its summer sessions this week.
Heat remains for Tuesday then storms blow in cooler temps
Tuesday's heat and humidity sends the mercury surging into the lower and locally middle 90s along with Gulf-Coast-level dew points in the 70s Tuesday, providing ample moisture for generating thunderstorms as a cold front approaches.
News9 Oklahoma City
Edmond Clothing Store Owner Recalls Giving James Garner His First Job
Long before he ever starred in the series Maverick, clothing store owner Morris Gibson said James Garner was a real-life maverick.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Actor James Garner Dies at Age 86 - Say Farewell Through The Notebook
James was born April 7, 1928 in Norman, Oklahoma. After a tough childhood, he joined the Merchant Marines, then the National Guard, then served in the Army, fighting in the Korean War.
The Norman Transcript
Another brick in the Wal-Mart
Norman could soon have five Wal-Martstores, including three supercenters and two neighborhood markets.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Chickasha Daily Express
Howling at the Gates:
The web comic, "Howling at the Gates" begins when mad scientist Hypatia tells her boyfriend Grant that she plans to kidnap Pythagorus with her time machine.
Accordions make comeback, Oklahoma club members say
Based on nearly 70 years of performing, teaching and repairing accordions, the Oklahoma City musician can explain proper technique and care for the instrument, where the best ones are made , music that can be played on the accordion , and prices .
Oklahoma homebuilder serves industry at all levels
This view shows the kitchen in a DaVinci-built home on Ithaca Drive in Norman. PHOTO BY PAUL B. SOUTHERLAND, THE OKLAHOMAN PAUL B. SOUTHERLAND Foust serves at the local level as a director of the Builders Association of South Central Oklahoma, the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association and the Oklahoma State Home Builders Association.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
OU's Castiglione to chair basketball committee
NORMAN, Okla. University of Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione has been named chairman of the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee for the 2015-16 academic year.
Search continues for escaped Oklahoma City man near Goldsby
A Norman police officer puts on his tactical gear as he joins a manhunt Thursday near Goldsby in McClain County.
Hear Stardeath and White Dwarfs' Beautiful and Freaky 'Luminous Veil'
"Luminous Veil" opens with an apology, but really it's Stardeath and White Dwarfs who deserve the mea culpa.
The data jockeys tackling the chaos of severe weather
At the national Storm Prediction Center, meteorologists work non-stop to forecast the tornadoes and severe thunderstorms that plague the U.S. CNET Road Trip stopped by to visit.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Country's Toby Keith Playing Xfinity
When Toby Keith topped the country charts in 1993 with 'Should've Been a Cowboy,' it was uncertain whether the singer-songwriter was warbling about a missed opportunity on the range or on the gridiron.
New 24-hour doughnut shop on tap for Campus Corner
Hurts Donut Co. owners Kas and Tim Clegg and their children Grayson, 7, and 22 month-old twins Finnegan and Harper stand in front of their delivery van on Wednesday in Norman.
Animals are inspiration for art class in Norman
The Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History held an art class for 7- and 8-year-olds, with animals as the focus.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Cold front brings record-breaking temperatures to Oklahoma City on Wednesday
A cold front moved across the state Wednesday, bringing gloomy skies and possibly record-breaking temperatures to the metro.
News9 Oklahoma City
Motorcycle Wreck Victim Identified As Former Norman Police Officer
Cotrone is a former Norman police officer. He died Tuesday afternoon after he crashed into the back of a truck pulling a trailer on Highway 9 and S.E. 108th.