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WANT HAPPINESS?

August 2, 2013 by Paul Suttles (Register to contact)

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New Book

June 15, 2013 by Paul Suttles (Register to contact)

I will soon become the fourth published author from '59. My book is WANT HAPPINESS? and will be out by the end of July. The other authors from '59 are
Frances Johnson, Arlene Taylor and Ralph Clingan.

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Dr. Ted Kaltenbach, Jr.  Tulsa World

Dr. Ted Kaltenbach Jr. was born August 19, 1953, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, to Ted and Pearl Marie (George) Kaltenbach and passed from this life on March 9, ...



No Students In Danger After Threat At Okmulgee High School  News On 6

A 14-year-old boy is in custody after police said he threatened to shoot up Okmulgee High School.



Okmulgee Student Arrested For Bringing Gun To School  News On 6

OKMULGEE, Oklahoma - An Okmulgee High School student was arrested for taking a gun to school Monday. Superintendent Tod Williams said a freshman ...



Peter Adamson III  Tulsa World

Peter Adamson III (Pete) passed away on January 17, 2019 at age 77 after a 4 1/2 year battle with multiple myeloma. Pete was born in Tulsa on June 17, 1941.



VIDEO: Okmulgee police break up fight after football game  KTUL

Police break up a fight that broke out at the Okmulgee High School football stadium following Friday night's game against Bristow.Witnesses say the fight ...



Betty Jo Phelps  Tulsa World

On Wednesday, August 8, 2018, Betty Jo Phelps awoke in her heavenly home surrounded by those whom she loved, who had preceded her in death.



Ann Elise Springer (Hornsby) Hamilton  Shawnee News Star

Ann Elise Springer (Hornsby) Hamilton, 85, of Shawnee, passed from this life on Oct. 5, 2015. She was born on June 21, 1930, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, ...



Love's Travel Stops Opens Okmulgee Location  News On 6

Love's Travel Stops opened its newest store Thursday in Okmulgee, putting about 60 people to work in Okmulgee County.



Okmulgee Police Officer Honored After Rescuing Family From Burning Home  News On 6

An Okmulgee Police Officer has been awarded the Medal of Valor after he woke up a sleeping family and rescued them - and their baby - from their burning ...



Closing the book: Patterson ends long association with NEO  Miami News Record

MIAMI — Having an impact on student-athletics has been more important to Dale Patterson than anything else. Patterson ended a five-decade association with ...



Okmulgee teen killed in crash  NewsOK.com

OKMULGEE — An Okmulgee teenager died Wednesday after the car she was riding in crashed into a tree while being chased by a sheriff's deputy, the ...



Martha Watson Griffin  Tulsa World

Noted Oklahoman, rancher, philanthropist, and businesswoman, Martha Watson Griffin, passed away the morning of October 20, 2015 in Muskogee. She was 80 ...



Ronald Graham to speak to Edmond Genealogy Society members  NewsOK.com

EDMOND — Ronald Graham Sr., genealogy chairman for the Descendants of Freedmen of the Five Civilized Tribes Association, will give a presentation on ...



Three Oklahoma Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan  News On 6

UPDATE: Three Oklahoma soldiers from the 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team were killed Friday, September 9 when enemy forces attacked their unit in Paktia ...



Funeral Services Set For Former Griffin Communications Chairwoman  News On 6

Martha Griffin, former chairwoman of the Board of Griffin Communications, passed away Tuesday morning.



Kansas basketball: The man Bill Self Jr. inherited his toughness from will present his son at hall induction  NewsOK.com

Most sports fans in Oklahoma know Kansas coach Bill Self is actually Bill Self Jr. When the 2013 class is inducted into Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame Monday ...



Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...



Three Oklahoma National Guard soldiers killed in Afghanistan  NewsOK.com

Three Oklahoma National Guard soldiers were killed in Afghanistan Friday in a small-arms fire attack, officials said. The U.S. Department of Defense reported ...



High schools: Lacrosse is catching on with Oklahoma high schools  NewsOK.com

OKC Knights and Edmond played the first ever game between two Oklahoma City-area high school lacrosse programs.



See the 100 Oklahoma students named All-State by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence  Tulsa World

Jones High School. Abbott serves as president of the school choir and the Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center STEM class. Through STEM, he ...



Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Compare suspension rates of student by race in every Oklahoma school district.



Twins manager anxious to hear from wife, daughter  NewsOK.com (subscription)

Ron Gardenhire, manager of the Minnesota Twins and a 1975 graduate of Okmulgee High School, arrived at the Metrodome in Minneapolis about 1:30 p.m. ...



Wes Welker's foundation helps out Jefferson Middle School  NewsOK.com

The Wes Welker Foundation has made significant financial donations to Oklahoma City schools' athletic programs, but Saturday afternoon was a celebration of a ...



How the Dallas Cowboys' Dan Bailey went from a high school with no goal posts to NFL's most accurate kicker  NewsOK.com

In January, the Dallas Cowboys signed the former Oklahoma State All-American to a seven-year $22.5 million contract, $7.5 million guaranteed, including a $4 ...



Oklahoma City RedHawks: New affiliation announcement three weeks away  NewsOK.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers are planning to move their Triple-A affiliation from Albuquerque to Oklahoma City next season. But according to Pacific Coast League ...



Too many goodbyes: Beloved and inspirational Tulsa musicians lost in 2016  Tulsa World

They include blues legends and mentors, beloved bassists and screaming guitars. And the Master of Space and Time.



Class 4A state baseball tournament: Tuttle hopes to honor former teammate by winning state  NewsOK.com

EDMOND – After Zac Wall recorded the final out of an extra-inning win in the Class 4A state semifinals Friday night at Edmond Santa Fe High School, his ...



OSU golf great Ab Justice dies at age 79  NewsOK.com

Justice as Oklahoma State's first All-American and a seven-time club champion at Oak Tree National.



Collected Wisdom: Damon Minor, former OU standout and San Francisco Giants first baseman  NewsOK.com

Hammon native Damon Minor is in his third season as the hitting coach for the Miami Marlins' Triple-A team, the New Orleans Zephyrs. He and his family now ...



Pro football: Gerald McCoy attends Fields and Futures celebration at Webster Middle School  NewsOK.com

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy and legendary Oklahoma football coach Barry Switzer participated Sunday afternoon in a ...



Class A state baseball: Trenton Long, Silo beat Roff to win title  NewsOK.com

With Trenton Long on the mound in the finals, Silo defeated Roff 5-3 Saturday night in the Class A state championship game at The Brick to capture the ...



OU basketball greats return for Alumni Weekend  NewsOK.com

NORMAN – Alvan Adams and Lon Kruger were Big Eight rivals, but they were once teammates.Adams was selected to a college all-star basketball team that ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Jeff Ewing takes over day-to-day operations at Prodigal  NewsOK.com

Jeff Ewing enjoyed his three years living in Oklahoma City while serving as tournament director of the 2014 U.S. Senior Open at Oak Tree National. Ewing ...



Would Bill Self ever leave Kansas for a job in the NBA?  NewsOK.com

The pros have not tempted Self because no one has talked to him about it. But at some point and time, Self says, he thinks coaching in the NBA would be a ...



Former NFL players from Oklahoma weigh in on concussion settlement and share their experiences  NewsOK.com

Former OSU player Rusty Hilger, former Sooners Steve Zabel and Jimbo Elrod, and Langston AD Mike Garrett talk about the settlement and their time in the ...



Round Rock Express pitcher Daniel McCutchen thrilled to be back in Oklahoma and pitching in Texas Rangers' system  NewsOK.com

Round Rock Express right-hander Daniel McCutchen's top priority is to return to the majors, but other variables now play into his baseball career decisions.



Oklahoma City RedHawks: Honesty cost Jackson Williams his big league debut  NewsOK.com

Jackson Williams has ample time to alter being a modern-day version of Moonlight Graham, but the Colorado Springs catcher's career earlier this summer ...



How the New York Islanders' Matt Donovan became the first Oklahoma product in the NHL  NewsOK.com

Sunday, the New York Islanders defenseman will become the first Oklahoma product to make an NHL opening day roster. Matt's father, Larry, grew up in the ...



WCWS: Former OU defensive back Scott Case back home to watch his daughter play for Alabama  NewsOK.com

Former OU defensive back Scott Case played at Edmond Memorial back when Edmond had only one high school. Case, 52, played a dozen seasons in the NFL ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Barons on the verge of making history  NewsOK.com

The Elias Sports Bureau's records don't go back far enough to know for certain, but it appears the Oklahoma City Barons are on the brink of making history.



Oklahoma City Barons: How fans have had their lives changed after winning cars from the Barons  NewsOK.com

Jack Mitchell, Jim Stanley and Asberg Mahanti are among two dozen people who have had their lives turned upside down after they won a car or truck at an ...



Why Dolphins tight end Charles Clay credits Tulsa and Gus Malzahn for his versatility  NewsOK.com

Because Charles Clay stuck to his guns and was willing to play at a lower-profile school, the former University of Tulsa standout has developed into one of the ...



Former Oklahoma State player Jordy Mercer proving his worth with the Pittsburgh Pirates  NewsOK.com

Indianapolis manager Dean Treanor instructed shortstop Jordy Mercer to come into his office to autograph a jersey. Mercer obliged. Treanor then smiled and ...



Oklahoma City RedHawks: Team to unveil new Dodgers nickname Wednesday  NewsOK.com

Oklahoma City's new baseball team will be called the Dodgers. Bill Shaikin, the Los Angeles Times national baseball writer, confirmed the new nickname ...



Amateur golf: 15-year-old Mika Liu reaches Women's Southern Golf Association championship  NewsOK.com

Seven of the eight quarter-finalists Thursday at the 99th annual Women's Southern Golf Association amateur championship at Gaillardia Country Club were ...



Oklahoma City Barons roster breakdown: Forwards  NewsOK.com

BARONS FORWARDS No. Pos. Player, age, origin, comment 7 Jujhar Khaira, 20 (Surrey, British Columbia): He played in seven late-season games with the ...



OKC RedHawks: Win or lose, RedHawks opener a night to celebrate for Moore teacher and students  NewsOK.com

Dacarri Davis, Damian Moore and Liam Newby raced around the bases to a rousing ovation after the third inning Friday night at the RedHawks' home opener at ...



How will concussions affect the future of football and the NFL?  NewsOK.com

The underlying storyline to 4500 former NFL players involved in a $765 million settlement with league officials is how the rampant concussion issue will impact ...



Class 6A baseball: Norman North to face unbeaten Owasso in final  NewsOK.com

North trims Yukon 2-1 in semifinals behind DJ Gasso. Owasso improves to 35-0 after beating Broken Arrow.



Oklahoma City RedHawks: OKC's PCL team isn't going anywhere, but affiliation may change  NewsOK.com

The owner of the RedHawks' major league affiliate, the Houston Astros, is interested in putting a Triple-A team in a Houston suburb. But that doesn't mean the ...



Oklahoma City RedHawks: Astros pitching prospect Tommy Shirley has been flying under the radar  NewsOK.com

After dominating at Double-A Corpus Christi, Shirley, a 6-foot-5 left-hander, was promoted to the Oklahoma City RedHawks the week before the All-Star break.



Michigan State took a chance on Darqueze Dennard, and it paid off  NewsOK.com

Michigan State cornerback Darqueze Dennard is a reminder that talented players still are overlooked. On the eve of signing day, Dennard was in Oklahoma City ...



Oklahoma City Barons: OKC faces Texas Stars, the closest thing it has to a rival  NewsOK.com

When the Barons play the Texas Stars in Cedar Park, Texas, a suburb near Austin, a group of fans behind the Oklahoma City bench use the OU-Texas rivalry as ...



Los Angeles Dodgers to announce affiliation with OKC RedHawks on Wednesday  NewsOK.com

The Los Angeles Dodgers will announce at a Wednesday morning press conference at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark that they are shifting their Triple-A ...



Former Oklahoma State coaches remember Seattle Seahawks' Russell Okung as a man on a mission  NewsOK.com

Whether facing the NFL's top pass rushers or running with the bulls, the Seattle Seahawks' Russell Okung, a former Oklahoma State star, is always up for a ...



Thunder Insider: OKC ranks high in ticket sales, lower in filled seats  NewsOK.com

Thunder fans received kudos nationwide for supporting their new NBA team.Rightfully so.Oklahoma City finished third in full season tickets sold, was ninth in ...



OU football: Bobby Jack Wright is in charge of special teams  NewsOK.com

While one coach has the title, other assistants will pitch in to instruct OU's kicking and coverage teams.



OU football: Kenny Stills has a chance to prove himself at Insight Bowl  NewsOK.com

Sooners are so thin at receiver that deep snapper James Winchester might see time on offense.



Oklahoma City Barons hockey team to cease operations after season  NewsOK.com

OKC BARONS — After a five-year run in Oklahoma City, the AHL's Barons, an affiliate of the NHL's Edmonton Oilers, will cease operations at the conclusion of ...



Former NFL players who face effects of concussions still love the game  NewsOK.com

Many former Cowboys and Sooners still say they want their kids to play football, despite the toll it took on their bodies.



NFL: After 11 seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, Kevin Williams signed with the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks  NewsOK.com

In a state that's produced Heisman Trophy winners, electric wishbone stars and highlight-reel wide receivers, Kevin Williams' NFL career has flown under the ...



College baseball: A look at the recent rise in Tommy John surgeries  NewsOK.com

A rash of Tommy John elbow surgeries in the majors has raised concern all the way down to Little League baseball. Coaches last week at the Big 12 ...



Pro football: Former Steelers coach Bill Cowher visits Moore, holds clinic  NewsOK.com

MOORE — Super Bowl-winning coach Bill Cowher conducting a clinic Wednesday night at Southmoore High School was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the ...



NCAA to keep Women's College World Series in Oklahoma City through at least 2035  NewsOK.com

Oklahoma City officials for years have stated they want the city to be the Omaha of softball, a permanent home for the Women's College World Series. According ...



NFL Draft: OU linebacker Travis Lewis chosen in seventh round by Lions  NewsOK.com

Broken toe, subpar senior season are reasons why Lewis slid to the final round. He will join outside linebacker Ronnell Lewis, who chosen in the fourth round by ...



Why St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford's decision to choose football surprised some people  NewsOK.com

Those who knew young Sam Bradford aren't surprised he made it big. Some are surprised, though, that the sport was football. As a kid, the future Oklahoma ...



Oklahoma City RedHawks: Why OKC bullpen catcher/instructor Jeff Murphy is a baseball rarity  NewsOK.com

In addition to serving as the RedHawks bullpen catcher on homestands, something every major league team has on staff, Jeff Murphy also is an extra coach who ...



Former MLB star Mickey Tettleton on performance-enhancing drug use: Players 'have nobody to blame but themselves'  NewsOK.com

Two-time All-Star Mickey Tettleton, who threw out the ceremonial first pitch Friday night at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark, said players are reaping what they ...



Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame: Perry Maxwell was 'father of Oklahoma golf'  NewsOK.com

Known for forming links out of natural terrain rather than wholesale land movement, Perry Maxwell helped design more than 70 golf courses and remodeled 50 ...



NCAA Wrestling Championships: Oklahoma's Andrew Howe finishes second at 174 pounds  NewsOK.com

Oklahoma coach Mark Cody said Andrew Howe's impact on the Sooners' wrestling program goes beyond finishing as a national runner-up Saturday night at ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Are Barons on a championship run?  NewsOK.com

As the American Hockey League season nears the halfway point, the Oklahoma City Barons are looking a lot like last year's version of the Texas Stars, the ...



UWE Bristol law graduate Jeremiah Daliel walks for the first time in 5 years on graduation day  The Independent

A student at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) has become a viral sensation after standing to collect his degree on graduation day - having ...



Oklahoma City RedHawks: Brandon Laird makes an impact as the middle man  NewsOK.com

Laird, the RedHawks' cleanup hitter, has 13 RBIs in the first 10 games to rank third in the Pacific Coast League.



NFL: Former OU standout Curtis Lofton 'back in a football city' in New Orleans  NewsOK.com

Former Oklahoma and Kingfisher standout Curtis Lofton signed a five-year deal with the Saints, where he will replace Jonathan Vilma, who is appealing a ...



US Senior Open: Oklahoma City resident Rocky Walcher playing for his late friend Rod Moody  NewsOK.com

EDMOND — “Now on No. 1 … playing out of Oklahoma City … Rocky Walcher.” A former pro golfer who has worked in the public sector the past decade, ...



Carlee Roethlisberger no longer just 'Big Ben's sister'  NewsOK.com

The day she arrived at Oklahoma, Carlee Roethlisberger was known as Ben's younger sister.It was expected territory when your older brother is the quarterback ...



Tampa Bay Rays' Jamey Wright is a survivor  NewsOK.com

When the tornado formed May 20 near Newcastle, Marnie Wright desperately tried to get in touch with her husband, Jamey, a pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays.



National Signing Day: Air Force a perfect fit for Edmond Memorial's Jordan Weltzheimer  NewsOK.com

EDMOND — Boasting long red hair in a pony tail and a bushy, red beard, Edmond Memorial's Jordan Weltzheimer was aware Wednesday his style is about to ...



Matt Holliday works with his brother during the offseason  NewsOK.com

St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday has worked with several hitting coaches he respects. But throughout his career, his No. 1 hitting confidant has been ...



OKC RedHawks: George Springer 'has star written all over him'  NewsOK.com

Because George Springer played half the season in Corpus Christi, the RedHawks center fielder isn't eligible for The Oklahoman's all-time, top 10 Triple-A ...



Scott Verplank still battling injuries  NewsOK.com

EDMOND — If Scott Verplank is healthy, he'll be one of the favorites to contend at the 2014 U.S. Senior Open on July 10-13 at Oak Tree National. A four-time ...



NFL kickers' careers can last much longer than average players  NewsOK.com

When an NFL running back hits age 30, he's considered to be on the downside of his career. A kicker turns 30 and coaches view him as a battle-tested veteran.



Oklahoma City Barons: Young Toni Rajala relying on speed instead of size  NewsOK.com

Rajala is only 5-foot-9 and 163 pounds, but his speed and stickhandling have helped him rise through the minor leagues.



OKC RedHawks: Elite prospect George Springer gets the call from the Houston Astros  NewsOK.com

While the competition will be stiff, George Springer will at least have the opportunity to contend for American League Rookie of the Year. The Houston Astros ...



Oak Tree co-founder Ernie Vossler dies at age 84  NewsOK.com

Oak Tree co-founder Ernie Vossler is best known for being one of golf's top developers. Few remember he started his career on tour, winning three PGA titles.



OKC Barons: NHL veteran Ilya Bryzgalov will start in goal on Friday night for Barons  NewsOK.com

The Stanley Cup-winning goaltender is in OKC to get in game shape before reporting to Edmonton Oilers.



Pro football: Packers were the right fit for former OSU lineman Lane Taylor  NewsOK.com

Lane Taylor had a hunch his best shot at making an NFL roster was signing with the Green Bay Packers. If the All-Big 12 offensive lineman from Oklahoma State ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Jordan Eberle among 34 players who open Barons camp  NewsOK.com

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2011 NHL Draft, was among 34 players who participated in the Barons' first practice Sunday morning at the ...



St. Louis Cardinals star prospect Oscar Taveras tearing it up in Triple A  NewsOK.com

OSCAR TAVERAS — The St. Louis Cardinals star prospect is already being compared to Vladimir Guerrero, another free-swinging outfielder. But teammates ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Hard-shooting defenseman Brad Hunt determined to get back to NHL  NewsOK.com

A member of the Oklahoma City Barons staff compared Brad Hunt's cannon shot from the point to a hunter firing an elephant gun on a safari. “I've always been ...



Oklahoma football: Sam Bradford recalls his quarterback battle at OU  NewsOK.com

NORMAN — Six years ago, the year before he won the Heisman Trophy, three years before he was the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft, Sam Bradford entered ...



Oklahoma wrestling: Sooners fourth after first day of NCAA Championships  NewsOK.com

Oklahoma is in fourth place at the NCAA Wrestling Championships after advancing four entries to the quarterfinals, highlighted by Cody Brewer's pin of ...



Champions Cup tennis: Jim Courier downs John McEnroe in OKC title match  NewsOK.com

Jim Courier once was the No. 1-ranked tennis player in the world. Even though the Champions Cup circuit isn't close to the pressure he faced playing at ...



Oklahoma City Barons: NHL veteran Jason Williams off to hot start in OKC  NewsOK.com

Jason Williams is off to a hot start with the Oklahoma City Barons. A strong performance in Oklahoma City could lead to another NHL opportunity for the ...



NCAA Tournament: Bryce Drew's shot remains one of tournament's most memorable moments  NewsOK.com

This week is the 15-year anniversary of Bryce Drew's legendary game-winning shot in Oklahoma City, one of the most famous plays in NCAA Basketball ...



OKC Barons: Steve MacIntyre remains an influence in the dressing room  NewsOK.com

A YouTube sensation due to his reputation for engaging in bare-knuckle showdowns, Steve MacIntyre is a nice guy off the ice, a father figure who competes in ...



Oklahoma City officially home to Triple-A affiliate of Los Angeles Dodgers  NewsOK.com

Mandalay Baseball Properties announced at a press conference Wednesday afternoon they are selling the Oklahoma City RedHawks to Dodgers minority ...



OU can offset ESPN College GameDay curse by playing well  NewsOK.com

Forget the Sports Illustrated jinx.The Sooners this week must overcome the ESPN College GameDay curse.Three times last season, the nation's No. 1-ranked ...



Pro baseball: Season has been memorable for Jordy Mercer, Pirates fans  NewsOK.com

The Steelers are 0-4, their worst start since 1968. But the Pirates are in the National League playoffs for the first time in two decades.



Seven-time Cy Young winner Roger Clemens talks about Astros' young talent, passing on his knowledge  NewsOK.com

Former major league pitcher Roger Clemens, a seven-time Cy Young winner and 11-time All-Star, was in Oklahoma City on Monday with the Astros caravan.



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