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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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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 ...



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.



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 ...



Death notices published Sunday, April 15, 2018 | Death Notices  Tulsa World

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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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



MLB Notebook: Judge, Chapman work out, could return this week  NewsOK.com

Yankees slugger Aaron Judge had 11 at-bats in a simulated game and New York closer Aroldis Chapman threw 22 pitches, perhaps the last steps before both ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Wagoner school bond issue set for March 6 vote  Tulsa World

Wagoner citizens will vote on March 6 for $30990000 in general obligation bonds every two years to fund projects for the Wagoner Public Schools, it was ...



Oklahoma high school sports signing list: Feb. 8, 2014  NewsOK.com

Know of a player who signed a letter of intent but isn't on this list? Email the information to Scott Wright at swright@opubco.com.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Class 4A state baseball: Tuttle honors fallen teammate after championship victory  NewsOK.com

Soon after he recorded a strikeout to clinch the Class 4A state baseball title, closing out a 4-3 win over Dewey, Tuttle senior Connor Litterell held up a gold sign ...



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 ...



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 ...



Oklahoma City Blue Q&A: Young Talib Zanna was inspired by 'NBA Without Borders' camp  NewsOK.com

Talib Zanna began playing basketball at age 10 in Nigeria, inspired by NBA players that visited his village. Zanna and his three brothers and two sisters moved ...



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 ...



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 Sports Hall of Fame: Mick Cornett is a member of the Hall of Fame he envisioned many years ago  NewsOK.com

When he was a sportscaster, years before he was Oklahoma City's mayor, Mick Cornett heard on the radio that Joan Benoit was being inducted to the Maine ...



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 ...



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

Before the 2013 season, the NFL agreed to pay $765 million to settle a lawsuit in which former players contended league officials knew about the dangers of ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Oklahoma City Barons: Todd Nelson takes over as Edmonton Oilers interim coach  NewsOK.com

Edmonton fires coach Dallas Eakins, turns to successful Oklahoma City coach Nelson to try and right a sinking ship.



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 ...



Josh Fields is happy to be healthy  NewsOK.com

Josh Fields was the only Oklahoma State quarterback to win Bedlam in the past decade before Brandon Weeden joined the club last year. Making the playoffs in ...



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 ...



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 ...



Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Use this table to compare suspension rates by school and race across Oklahoma for the 2011-2012 school year. Columns on the left show enrollment and those ...



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.



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 ...



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.



Former Oklahoma State star Justin Blackmon's friends, former coaches weigh in on Jaguars' receiver's recent troubles  NewsOK.com

Justin Blackmon's season started on a sour note with a four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. But the Jacksonville Jaguars' ...



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 ...



OU football: Dominique Whaley working his way back  NewsOK.com

NORMAN — Dominique Whaley worked out on the sidelines Tuesday afternoon while his Oklahoma teammates began the second week of spring practice, 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 ...



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 ...



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 start season with several top prospects from Astros' deep minor league system  NewsOK.com

The top prospect with the RedHawks is outfielder George Springer. Additional top 20 prospects on OKC's roster include: flame-throwing right-hander Mike ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



OU's Aaron Colvin is 'Slick' in the secondary  NewsOK.com

NORMAN — A youth baseball coach years ago gave Aaron Colvin the nickname "Slick" because he was smooth chasing down fly balls in center field.



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 ...



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 ...



Former Oklahoma offensive lineman Lane Johnson's return has Philadelphia Eagles' offense looking more like normal  NewsOK.com

Heading into their key NFC East showdown Thanksgiving afternoon against the Dallas Cowboys, the Eagles' offense in recent weeks has looked more like the ...



Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame: Barry Switzer's presentation of Pat Jones brings down the house  NewsOK.com

Anyone who has ever heard Pat Jones is familiar with his Arkansas dialect and unique use of words. That's why Oklahoma coaching legend Barry Switzer, who ...



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.



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 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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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. ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Jonathan Villar is Houston Astros' shortstop of the future  NewsOK.com

When Jonathan Villar gets on base — a frequent occurrence in recent weeks — the RedHawks' switch-hitting shortstop is a threat to steal second, possibly ...



OU's Gabe Ikard steps into center role with Ben Habern out  NewsOK.com

With center Ben Habern sidelined six to eight weeks with a broken right forearm, McGuinness product Gabe Ikard inherits a key role in Oklahoma's high octane ...



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.



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 ...



OKC Barons: Jonathan Cheechoo an Internet sensation  NewsOK.com

The Jonathan Cheechoo song videos are so corny they're hilarious. Aaron Bell, a hockey fan living in Flagstaff, Ariz., created the first YouTube video featuring ...



OU football: Ryan Broyles shows off in front of NFL coaches, scouts  NewsOK.com

NORMAN — Everyone was curious what Ryan Broyles' time would be in the 40-yard dash Thursday morning at his Pro Day at the Everest Center. Running 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Lon Kruger made Florida basketball fun  NewsOK.com

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is the third in a three-part series on the playing and coaching career of new University of Oklahoma basketball coach Lon Kruger.



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.



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 ...



Oak Tree National is a challenging, but great, golf course  NewsOK.com

EDMOND — At the 2006 Senior PGA Championship, Craig Stadler shot a third-round 13-over-par 84 at Oak Tree Golf Club. It tied the highest round of his ...



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 ...



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.



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