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Tribute to Charles Faudree
Master of French Country Design
BY M. J. VAN DEVENTER
The world of interior design lost one of its greatest talents, native Oklahoman, Charles Hamlet Faudree, on Thanksgiving Eve, 2013. But his death, at age 75, has not stilled his legend as the premier American trendsetter of French Country interior design.
New Labor Commissioner Promises Made, Promises Kept
Promises made, promises kept is the best way to describe Mark Costello in his role as Labor Commissioner of Oklahoma.
Commissioner Costello has been in his role since January of 2011 and since has kept his campaign promise to increase efficiency, reduce bureaucratic overhead and promote
Home field advantage
Ryan Franklin’s new diamond in Shawnee
By Linda Miller
Professional baseball player Ryan Franklin, a pitching whiz from Spiro, laid down his glove in 2011 in favor of a career that still keeps him in the swing of the sport without months on the road.
Along with spending more time with family,
The Oklahoma City Thunder has now lost three straight home games. Should the Thunder be worried? I dive into some statistics from those three games and give you my thoughts on whether or not it’s time to press the panic button.
Russell Westbrook underwent knee surgery on Friday to reduce swelling in his repaired left knee. He will miss approximately 27 games in a seven week span. Russell averaged 21.3 PPG and led the team with 7 assists per game.
A Pioneer in Taste –
Rhee Drummond unveils new cookbook in Pioneer Woman style
Ree Drummond, also known as Pioneer Woman, unveiled her latest book, The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays just in time for the holidays.
Telling funny tales of hard work, good food, and family life on the rural Oklahoma ranch
Kevin Durant and several other Oklahoma City Thunder players lent a helping to the tornado relief effort in Moore, Oklahoma recently after an E-F5 destroyed the area.
I talked to Terry to hear her inspiring story of a lifetime of organizing and aiding women in the business world.
Are you an outgoing, intriguing, competitive person who would make the perfect BIG BROTHER HouseGuest?
Mercy Hospital’s NeuroScience Institute is first center in Oklahoma to be certified as an Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center by the Joint Commission and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.