Cover Story


Leading to Success: Governor Anoatubby shows the Chickasaw Nation new heights

By Tim Farley



ART


Portraying the Wild: New artists share love for wildlife and landscapes

by M. J. Van Deventer

JRB Art at the Elms: BEST of the WEST


Travel


A smile for every day: A visitor’s look at the Greek Islands

by Andrew Swift and Tim Farley

Bishop’s Palace: Galveston’s Grandest Home

by Linda Miller

Santa Fe – The City Different: Love affair spans 50 visits for writer

by M.J. Van DeVenter


Culture



Dugout canoe exhibit extended Exploring the vessel’s history and importance

By Linda Miller



Technology



AtLink Services begins second growth phase – Rural demand for high-speed broadband increases

by Tim Farley


Gifts for Graduates That Earn You an A

By Ginger Daril/Verizon Oklahoma


Dining


Ciao, Bella! With renovations and innovations, Bellini’s is serving up a big dose of fantastico.

By Kanna Deutsch


Entertainment


deadCenter Film Festival

By Tim Farley

Armstrong Auditorium continues diverse collection of international performances


Summer Films

by Jacob Oller


Beauty


Beauty Bag: Colors range from nude to juicy berry

by Linda Miller


Fashion


Megan Barnes: Embracing her passion at L.A. Sun & Sport

Story and Photos by Linda Miller


People


Children recall life with John Wayne “He was a great Dad”

by M. J. Van Deventer

Shane Granger selected as 2015 Gold Star Award Recipient: Armstrong Auditorium Marketing Director receives top honor


Photography


Martinis to go: Photographer travels the world creating a martini portfolio

by M. J. Van DeVenter


Reviews


Book Buzz: The Power of Love, Not Love Stories

by Lucie Smoker


Community


Lupus: An overlooked disease

by Mindy Ragan Wood