Category

STATE NEWS

Home » NEWS » STATE NEWS

46 posts

Hofmeister launches statewide expansion of

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library OKLAHOMA CITY (May 10, 2022) – State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced today that the Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) is investing $2.5 million in federal pandemic relief funds to exp... More »

First Class Stamp to go to 60¢

 The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) of price changes to take effect July 10, 2022. The new prices, if favorably reviewed, include a two-cent increase in the price of a First-Class Mail Forever stamp from 5... More »

Coleman’s suicide prevention legislation
signed into law

OKLAHOMA CITY – Starting with the 2023 school year, Oklahoma students will have access to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline literally at their fingertips thanks to legislation recently signed into law. Sen. Bill Coleman, R-Ponca City, authored Senate Bi... More »

Eliminating Grocery Tax in Oklahoma moves forward

The Senate Finance Committee last week approved legislation from President Pro Tempore Greg Treat that would eliminate the state grocery sales tax, providing economic relief to Oklahoma families feeling the burden of inflation. Senate Bill 1495 effectively eli... More »

Statement Regarding Donald Grant’s Execution 

January 27, 2022 “The State’s execution of Donald Grant was carried out with zero complications at 10:16 this morning. Justice is now served for Brenda McElyea, Felecia Suzette Smith, and the people of Oklahoma.” More »

The Pastors Porch

by Pastor Lynn Walker – Cowboy Country Church4092 Norge Road – 405-320-0055 SHEPHERD OR COWBOY James and John got real upset when a certain village would not receive the messengers sent by Jesus to make ready for Him. They felt like these people were very disr... More »

Holiday Window Contest

Chickasha Chamber of Commerce’s Deck the Streets Business Holiday Decorating Competition winner is Perrefitte Home & Gifts! Lisa McPherson and her team chose the Optimist Club of Chickasha to receive their prize in remembrance of their good friend Jay Spradlin... More »

BabyMobile Drive-thru diaper distribution

 Infant Crisis Services’ BabyMobile program is offering drive-thru diaper distributions. Services are available to children birth through age three. First come, first served. The Oklahoma City office is taking drive-thru appointments Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm... More »