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  1. Oklahoma governor signs charter school billRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    School districts throughout the state will have the ability to create charter schools under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Mary Fallin. These public schools - which operate under a specific plan, or charter - generally have been limited to Oklahoma and Tulsa counties.

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  2. Oklahoma governor signs charter school billRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    School districts throughout the state will have the ability to create charter schools under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Mary Fallin. These public schools - which operate under a specific plan, or charter - generally have been limited to Oklahoma and Tulsa counties.

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  3. Former Rogers County commissioner faces embezzlement charges in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... first count and five years and a $5,000 fine on the second count. "The citizens of Rogers County, and every Oklahoma county, should have confidence that their elected officials are not using their positions as public servants for personal financial ...

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  4. Oklahoma County land salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Recent major sales in Oklahoma County totaled more than $45 million, according to deeds released from County Clerk Carolynn Caudill's Office. Major sales are those of $200,000 or more.

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  5. Counselors Under Fire For Failing To Report Edmond School ThreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... of knowing when to act to prevent possibly some very bad outcomes from occurring," said Roberson. The Oklahoma County District Attorney will now review the case presented by Edmond police and determine if there is enough evidence to prosecute. ...

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  6. Dynamite discovered wrapped in 1961 newspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office bomb squad helped the Seminole County Sheriff's Office in detonating dynamite on Tuesday. OKLAHOMA COUNTY SHERIFF PULLED IN THE BOMB SQUAD.

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  7. More Read the original story

    Friday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Fallin on Friday signed a bill requiring state agencies use what is called performance-informed budgeting techniques. Fallin had made the system one of her legislative priorities.

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  8. Man Working With An Oklahoma Bail Bond Company ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... he was only there for a ride along with the bondsman and did nothing illegal. But that will be up to the Oklahoma County District Attorney's office to decide. "It was apparent to the officers out there listening to these conflicting stories that ...

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  9. Governor signs charter school billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOK.com

    School districts throughout the state will have the ability to create charter schools under a bill signed Friday by Gov. Mary Fallin. Senate Bill 782 amends the current law, which allowed the creation of charter schools only in Oklahoma and Tulsa counties.

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  10. Yukon man dies as a result of Oklahoma City rush hour wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsOK.com

    Johnny Collier, 48, of Yukon died at the hospital Thursday after striking a tractor-trailer from behind on Interstate 240 eastbound in Oklahoma County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.

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  11. Deputy, officer injured in shootout with suspect in Choctaw CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... KINGSTON, OK-- Authorities say 29 year-old Denise Jones was arrested on child pornography charges in Oklahoma County in 2013. KINGSTON, OK-- Authorities say 29 year-old Denise Jones was arrested on child pornography charges in Oklahoma County in ...

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  12. Parent Reacts To Shocking Video Of Mid-Del School Bus CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Shocking video from inside a Mid-Del school bus involved in a crash is raising questions about the drivers responsible for our children. Odis Clayton Pitts, 58 is currently in the Oklahoma County Jail accused of DUI and leaving the scene of an accident.

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  13. Mid-Del bus driver fired, re-hired, then fired againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    ... IT IS THE COLLISION PUTTING FEAR IN MID DELL PARENTS AND A SCHOOL BUS DRIVER BEHIND BARS. TONIGHT, INSIDE OKLAHOMA COUNTY JAIL OTIS PITTS FACES A LAUNDRY LIST OF CHARGES A DRUG-INDUCED DUI THREE COUNTS OF LEAVING THE SCENE OF AN ACCIDENT. Woman: OUR ...

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  14. Moore police officer dragged through street by vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | NewsOK.com

    ... sign, said Sgt. Jeremy Lewis, a police spokesman. The officer discovered Brand had a felony warrant out of Oklahoma County, so he asked him to get out of the car. The video shows the officer talking to the man for several minutes and asking him ...

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  15. Man Arrested In OKC After Drugs Found Hidden In Spare TireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A man was arrested after a K9 officer helped Oklahoma County deputies find marijuana and prescription pills hidden in his vehicle's spare tire. According to the Sheriff's office, on Tuesday, a deputy observed a car following a trailer too closely and stopped the driver on Interstate 40 near Meridian Avenue.

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  16. Two Arrested For Meth, Marijuana Possession After Traffic Stop In Nicoma ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | News9 Oklahoma City

    A man and a woman were arrested on multiple complaints, including possession of meth and marijuana, following a traffic stop in Nicoma Park, Wednesday. According to the Oklahoma County Sheriff's office, a deputy was in the area of N.E. 23rd and Nichols Drive in Nicoma Park when he noticed a truck with a cracked windshield.

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  17. Dash Cam Video Released Of Moore Officer Dragged By SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... 41, rolled through a stop sign. Even though there was a felony drug possession arrest warrant for him in Oklahoma County, he insisted the Moore Police Officer let him go. Police Spokesman Jeremy Lewis said Officer Jerrod Queen showed tremendous ...

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  18. Oklahoma City police report former bus driver involved in wrecks possessed synthetic marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NewsOK.com

    ... City police said Wednesday. Odis Pitts, 58, was released from the hospital Tuesday and booked into the Oklahoma County jail on complaints of driving under the influence of drugs and leaving the scene of four accidents. Curtis Higginbottom, 63, ...

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  19. Mother says Mid-Del bus accident could have been avoidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

    A mother of students who have been on a bus with the man who crashed a school bus Monday said she called in numerous complaints about the driver last year. OKLAHOMA COUNTY JAIL.

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  20. in Re: Baby F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | FindLaw

    Robert A. Ravitz, Public Defender of Oklahoma County, and Andrea Digilio Miller, Assistant Public Defender, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, for Petitioner. Jane A. Brown, Assistant District Attorney, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, for Respondents.

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