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Dr. Nyla Ali Khan appointed as Oklahoma Status of Women Commissioner

Professor and author, Dr. Nyla Ali Khan will be the guest speaker during the Seminole Chamber of Commerce lunch forum on Thursday, Feb. 14.  Photo provided.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Dr. Nyla Ali Khan has been appointed as a Commissioner on the Oklahoma Commission on the Status of Women. She has been appointed for a five-year term by Senator Greg Treat (R-Oklahoma City), Republican President Pro Tempore of the Oklahoma Senate. The Oklahoma Commission […]

“An Open Letter from Oklahoma Pastors to Oklahoma’s political leaders” 50 Oklahoma Pastors

Rev. Philip Abode and his wife, Rondalyn, lead Crossover Bible Church in north Tulsa. Rev. Abode was among 50 Oklahoma Christian pastors who signed an open letter to Gov. Kevin Stitt, state senators and state representatives “On the importance of educational options for parents.”  Photo provided

TO: Governor Kevin Stitt, State Senators, and State Representatives NOTE: This letter focused on “the importance of educational options for parents,” circulated online in recent days, and was sent to CapitolBeatOK, The City Sentinel and other news organizations. The letter can also be viewed here.   It is our strong conviction that parents have the […]

Oklahoma City joins national Youth Climate Strike on March 15

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By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma junior high, high school, and college students are planning to rally at the State Capitol on Friday, March 15 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. to raise awareness about what advocates describe as “the growing climate crisis.” The Oklahoma City event is organized by students from […]

Oklahoma County Democratic Party prepares for precinct meetings and county convention

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By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Newspaper OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma County Democratic Party will hold Precinct Meetings on Thursday, March 14 at 7 p.m. For voters who wish to participate, the location of each meeting place is based on the Oklahoma House of Representatives District (HD) in which they are registered to vote. […]

Leadership Oklahoma Gala to honor four state leaders

Leadership Oklahoma will present awards to Oklahoma community leaders Pat Potts and Bruce Benbrook at its annual Excellence in Leadership Gala on Saturday, April 13.  Photos provided.

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter   OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Leadership Oklahoma will present awards to four Oklahoma community leaders at its annual Excellence in Leadership Gala on Saturday, April 13.  The event will take place at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa. “Each year, Leadership Oklahoma recognizes the outstanding contributions of Oklahoma corporate […]

CAIR-OK to host 5th annual Oklahoma Muslim Day at the Capitol

The 5th annual Muslim Day at the Capitol, hosted by CAIR Oklahoma, will feature guest speakers (L-R) US Congresswoman Kendra Horn, Senator George Young, and Rep. Regina Goodwin.  Facebook photos

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – On Monday, March 4, the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations Oklahoma (CAIR-OK) will host its fifth Annual Muslim Day at the Capitol from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  More than 200 Oklahoma Muslims and their interfaith supporters are expected to take part in […]

Santa Fe Family Life Center announced as home of Trae Young Basketball

Former University of Oklahoma star Trae Young met at the Santa Fe Family Life Center in February after announcing the facility would serve as official home of Trae Young Youth Basketball. Plans for the future include basketball camps and a tournment at the facility. Young also pledged to support existing SFFLC programs. Photo Provided

Staff Report   Oklahoma City – University of Oklahoma standout turned NBA player Trae Young announced recently that the Santa Fe Family Life Center (SFFLC) will serve as the Official Home of Trae Young Youth Basketball. Under the terms of the partnership, Young will offer two basketball camps per year and one basketball tournament per […]

BlackSpace Oklahoma to host Placemaking Storytelling Project in March

BlackSpace Oklahoma, in partnership with the Christopher C. Gibbs College of Architecture at the University of Oklahoma, and the Oklahoma Humanities will host a lecture series, “Placemaking through Storytelling” in March at The Auditorium at Page Woodson.  Facebook photo

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY​, OK – BlackSpace Oklahoma, in partnership with the Christopher C. Gibbs College of Architecture at the University of Oklahoma, and the Oklahoma Humanities, will introduce their organization and initiatives with the lecture series ​NE OKC Placemaking Storytelling Project. ​ NE OKC is a community based organization leading […]

Bartlesville woman to be honored during People with Disabilities Awareness Day at State Capitol

Katie Wehmeyer, seen outside the Bartlesville DRS office, is pursuing a medical career after receiving support from the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services staff. Photo provided.

  By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – Oklahoma resident Katie Wehmeyer will be honored as the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services’ (DRS) Client of the Year on Tuesday, March 12 at People with Disabilities Awareness Day (PDAD). The annual event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. at the state […]

2019 Oklahoma Aviation Art Contest winners announced

The Oklahoma 2019 International Aviation Art Contest winners were selected by ‘celebrities judges’ from the Oklahoma aviation and aerospace community. Facebook photo

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – The Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission (OAC) has announced the names of twelve students that placed in the Oklahoma 2019 International Aviation Art Contest. The state-level art contest, sponsored by the OAC, encourages youth, ages 6 to 17, to reflect on aviation by designing a piece of art […]

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