A HARD HITTING TOPIC: CONCUSSIONS
Come High School, your teenager has mostly gotten past the dreaded awkward phase, discovered their aspirations, and are working toward their goals. The experience of extracurriculars will guide them towards their passions and talents, while the pressures to excel put on by parents, fans, coaches, scouts, and even themselves motivate them. It’s good to work towards dreams, but if the outcome could be fatal, is it ALL worth it?
REAL Acts of Love This Mother's Day
Mother’s Day week is here and along with the Hallmark cards, floral bouquets and breakfasts in bed, there will also be challenging moments and emotions. The compassion of a community can shape a generation and that is the goal of REAL Ministry. REAL is a non-profit in the Oklahoma City area and their goal is to be a continuous support system for single moms.
SHOP LOCAL, SHOP SUMMER WITH J.LILLY'S
J. Lilly’s Boutique is a fashion-forward shop located in the small town of Nicoma Park, Oklahoma. Specializing in trendy clothing, accessories, gifts and all things Oklahoma. Check out their new summer line.
Local Nonprofit Battles International Water Crisis
Each year the global water crisis claims 3.4 million lives and Water4 strives to reduce that number. Water4 is making a change by helping communities help themselves through training, equipping with necessary tolls and supporting their own desire to thrive.
Local Artist Chase-ing His Dreams
Chase Kerby is a local force to be reckoned with. Dating back to fourth grade when his mom forced him into taking cello lessons, he has been on a steady path to expanding his roots in the local music scene.
J. LILLY'S BOUTIQUE SPRING FASHION LINE
J. Lilly’s Boutique is a fashion-forward boutique located in the small town of Nicoma Park, Oklahoma. J. Lilly's Boutique features a variety of trendy and affordable clothing, Kendra Scott Jewelry, Rustic Cuff Bracelets, S'well Bottles, Farmhouse Fresh Products, Swan Creek Candles, and a unique selection of home décor and gift items.
SPRING BREAK DAY TRIPS IN OKLAHOMA
Spring break is finally here and we know exactly the way to have a family adventure without needing to leave the state! These day trips will reacquaint you with Oklahoma and give you a chance to bond with the kids outside of your busy, daily life.
Starting from scratch or need some help revamping your resume? During the month of February, EOC Tech’s Iguana Bus is scheduled to stop at multiple locations throughout the Choctaw/Nicoma Park, Harrah, Jones and Luther communities for free resume workshops, in preparation for EOC Tech’s Job Fair on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
The Meaning Behind the Flowers You Receive this Valentine's Day
Valentine’s Day is almost here, and that means tons of people are preparing for the love of their life to surprise them with bouquets of flowers and large diamonds. Unfortunately, not all of us are as lucky as those ladies and are still confused on how our “better half” is really feeling.
OKLAHOMA CITY'S PERFECT HOLIDAY LIGHT ROAD TRIP
Holiday lights are a time honored tradition that bring joy to many and signal the start of the holiday season. Bundle up the family and and take a drive to these mesmerizing places— you'll be making memories for a lifetime.
ATHLETES OF THE MONTH
Choctaw Dental and Harrah Dentistry and Braces support local student athletes.
THE TOP FIVE
I don’t know about you, but holiday movies hold a very special place in how I judge others. You can tell a lot about someone by what holiday movies they enjoy.
Severe Weather Safety Kit Must-Haves
Our team has put together a list of supplies to keep in your family’s emergency kit. Grab a plastic tote or water-resistant container and get your supplies together so your family will be ready to head to the cellar or designated safe meeting place at a moment’s notice.
CREATING CULTURE: MIKE HOSTY
If you have been in Oklahoma for even a short time, you have more than likely heard the name Mike Hosty. Since my college days, I have been exposed to Mike’s unique form of music and when I was thinking about the talent for my first local music scene story, his name popped straight to the top.
Favorite Bakeries in OKC
February is here and that means chocolate and sweets galore “for Valentine’s day” but really we celebrate the whole month with cakes on cakes on cakes. Here are a few of the best bakeries in the Oklahoma City area to help you really indulge to your full potential.
CHOCTAW HIGH SCHOOL SUPERSTAR SIGNS WITH OU
Choctaw High School (CHS) has a basketball superstar in its midst and she is now on her way to being a star at the University of Oklahoma (OU).
Spencer's Barbecue is announcing its second annual red envelope event.
GIFT WRAP GALORE!
After hitting the stores hard all month, gifts are bought and there’s just one more step left before they make their way under the tree awaiting the big reveal.
CHOCTAW'S COZIEST CAFE
As far as local coffee houses go, Blessed Grounds in Choctaw, Okla. is the real, organic deal.
Many people live in the same state their entire lives and never truly know the history of their state. We’re here to make sure you are not one of those people.
CONVENIENT CHILDCARE OPTION IN OKC
Play Street Hourly Childcare is the answer to every hurried parent’s question, “Why don’t day cares offer more convenient hours?”
Harrah Football Legacy comes to a close
After 64 years as the home of the Harrah High School Panthers, Evans Field in Harrah is being demolished.