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volunteer helping Marla Jean Hadley

Volunteer passion fuels Red Andrews Christmas dinner

The line for the 71st Annual Red Andrews Christmas dinner finally started to dwindle at 2:30 p.m. Christmas Day wrapping up about six hours...
Plaza Mayor sign stranded

Stranded but resilient, Plaza Mayor merchants start over

Mall merchants were left stranded within weeks of the busiest shopping days of the year when Plaza Mayor mall closed Oct. 31. The notice they...
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, OKC, 2017

Diverse faith communities join for Thanksgiving service

Leaders and representatives of 11 faith communities helped lead the Interfaith Thanksgiving Service at Mayflower Congregational Church Tuesday. It was an extraordinary display of unity...
Open Streets OKC looking south

Happy crowd enjoys Capitol Hill Open Streets OKC

"I got a sword!" Grayson Debouse was fired up about his balloon shaped into a yellow sword Sunday. With a big smile, he pointed to...
Capitol Hill Library ribbon cut

Big emotions mark Capitol Hill Library opening

“My legs are shaking. My voice is probably shaking. I am so excited.” said Mary Sosa, a longtime Capitol Hill civic leader. She talked with...
Dancers in the Parade of the Americas

Fiestas de las Americas touches southside hearts

“This is a thing that is very special for us. It's dear to our heart. It's a celebration that we take pride in every...
Official tapestry of Blessed Stanley Francis Rother

Martyred Oklahoma priest beatified, positioned for sainthood

Martyred Okarche native Father Stanley Rother was beatified, or declared blessed, in an elaborate and moving Mass Saturday. Over 20,000 attended at the Cox Convention...
Millwood's Marcus Major runs past Douglass defender

Annual Soul Bowl involves football, culture, history

The 42nd annual Soul Bowl between the Millwood Falcons and the Oklahoma City Douglass Trojans is a good showcase for football talent every year. In...
Gloria Torres and DACA recipients

DACA recipients, supporters speak out

Tuesday was a hard day for DACA recipients. Tears, hope, anger and bewilderment were all in display at a news conference in Oklahoma City and...
Supt Aurora Lora - presser

OKCPS Supt to Hispanic students: “You are safe”

Tuesday, the Trump administration announced its intent to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, by March 5, 2018. Minutes later...