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Supt Aurora Lora

Supt responds to Confederate generals school name concerns

National events are forcing local Oklahoma City Public Schools leaders to respond to heightened concerns about four schools the district says are named after...
Alana Haynes House - new land

The oldest new land – Alana’s lots on NE eighth

Alana Haynes House grew up visiting a friend on Eighth Street near the Health Sciences Center. She was impressed with the old, stately houses of...
Geo Morgan - Mia Saavedra

Mariachi summer camp encourages skill and pride

Emmanuel Terrazas likes to play his trumpet, and he plays it a lot during the school year. As a freshman at Del City High School...
Black Live Matter Rally

What has changed since OKC Black Lives Matter rally 2016?

Rev. T. Sheri Dickerson is happy when she thinks about the Black Lives Matter rally in Oklahoma City one year ago. She describes it...
Rev. Jesse Jackson speaking at BLM Rally, OKC

Ind Day brings mixed feelings for local Black Lives Matter leaders

Editor's Note:  In two stories, Free Press is exploring the thoughts of several leaders of the Black Lives Matter, Oklahoma organization on the anniversary...
OKCPS bus in Pride Parade

Big yellow bus in Pride Parade marks shift for OKCPS

It almost looked like some confused school bus driver had lost his way and ended up in the OKC Pride Parade. But the appearance of...
pride parade

30th OKC Pride Parade draws big, diverse crowd

In its 30th year, the OKC Pride Parade provided another big, colorful, loud celebration of happy differences. OKC Pride Parade organizers reported 110 different groups...
La Bruja

Hispanic Cultural Day at Capitol draws crowd

The first Hispanic Cultural Day at the Oklahoma State Capitol filled the fourth floor rotunda Monday with the many songs and dances of people...

Bombing memorial service shows resolve for 22nd year

Senator James Lankford provided a sampling of the resolve Oklahomans have had since the Oklahoma City bombing in 1995. “When we come together to pray...
Furia Verde and other fans

Energetic fans power Energy FC

See a full gallery of photos at the end of this article. Energy Football Club in Oklahoma City had their season home opener Saturday night...

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