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Tue, 24 Jan 2017 22:20:44 +0000 Voters should apply early for absentee ballots http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/voters-should-apply-early-for-absentee-ballots?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jan 2017 18:24:30 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/voters-should-apply-early-for-absentee-ballots OSU president apologizes for student blackface incident http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/osu-president-apologizes-for-student-blackface-incident?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jan 2017 18:08:28 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/osu-president-apologizes-for-student-blackface-incident New paramedic unit starts March 1 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/new-paramedic-unit-starts-march-1?rssfeed=true Tue, 24 Jan 2017 17:34:43 +0000 By Adam Ewing | adam.ewing@news-star.com | Twitter: @Adam_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170124/new-paramedic-unit-starts-march-1 Report: Oklahoma makes progress in bringing high-speed internet to more schools, students http://www.news-star.com/news/20170123/report-oklahoma-makes-progress-in-bringing-high-speed-internet-to-more-schools-students?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:54:20 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170123/report-oklahoma-makes-progress-in-bringing-high-speed-internet-to-more-schools-students Student Advisory Council meets at State Capitol to discuss how to strengthen public education system http://www.news-star.com/news/20170123/student-advisory-council-meets-at-state-capitol-to-discuss-how-to-strengthen-public-education-system?rssfeed=true Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:47:47 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170123/student-advisory-council-meets-at-state-capitol-to-discuss-how-to-strengthen-public-education-system  Students participate in pro-life efforts http://www.news-star.com/news/20170118/students-participate-in-pro-life-efforts?rssfeed=true Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:46:11 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170118/students-participate-in-pro-life-efforts St. Gregory's to host Cavalier Day for prospective students Feb. 16 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170117/st-gregorys-to-host-cavalier-day-for-prospective-students-feb-16?rssfeed=true Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:16:49 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170117/st-gregorys-to-host-cavalier-day-for-prospective-students-feb-16 Nominations sought for best school nurse http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/nominations-sought-for-best-school-nurse?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:32:47 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/nominations-sought-for-best-school-nurse OBU welcomes Solomon as Assistant Dean of Students http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/obu-welcomes-solomon-as-assistant-dean-of-students?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:30:35 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/obu-welcomes-solomon-as-assistant-dean-of-students Residents discuss paying 21 percent more http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/residents-discuss-paying-21-percent-more?rssfeed=true Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:10:40 +0000 By Adam Ewing | adam.ewing@news-star.com | Twitter: @Adam_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20170116/residents-discuss-paying-21-percent-more Oklahoma school districts to get choice between ACT, SAT http://www.news-star.com/news/20170112/oklahoma-school-districts-to-get-choice-between-act-sat?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:45:12 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170112/oklahoma-school-districts-to-get-choice-between-act-sat Oklahoma gets $2 million grant for career-focused education http://www.news-star.com/news/20170112/oklahoma-gets-2-million-grant-for-career-focused-education?rssfeed=true Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:37:14 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20170112/oklahoma-gets-2-million-grant-for-career-focused-education Record number of emergency teachers certified in Oklahoma http://www.news-star.com/news/20161227/record-number-of-emergency-teachers-certified-in-oklahoma?rssfeed=true Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:45:44 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161227/record-number-of-emergency-teachers-certified-in-oklahoma School administration to review policies http://www.news-star.com/news/20161223/school-administration-to-review-policies?rssfeed=true Fri, 23 Dec 2016 14:14:07 +0000 By Adam Ewing | adam.ewing@news-star.com | Twitter: @Adam_NewsStar http://www.news-star.com/news/20161223/school-administration-to-review-policies Toasty goodies launch celebration http://www.news-star.com/news/20161221/toasty-goodies-launch-celebration?rssfeed=true Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:03:07 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161221/toasty-goodies-launch-celebration Teams learn value of hard work, idea sharing http://www.news-star.com/news/20161215/teams-learn-value-of-hard-work-idea-sharing?rssfeed=true Thu, 15 Dec 2016 16:40:00 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161215/teams-learn-value-of-hard-work-idea-sharing Business students achieve success in Gig Economy http://www.news-star.com/news/20161214/business-students-achieve-success-in-gig-economy?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:29:59 +0000 By Dr. Daryl Green, Dickinson Chair of Business http://www.news-star.com/news/20161214/business-students-achieve-success-in-gig-economy Ag in the classroom lessons add meaning to holidays http://www.news-star.com/news/20161214/ag-in-classroom-lessons-add-meaning-to-holidays?rssfeed=true Wed, 14 Dec 2016 17:14:31 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161214/ag-in-classroom-lessons-add-meaning-to-holidays Oklahoma lawmaker wants armed officers in private schools http://www.news-star.com/news/20161208/oklahoma-lawmaker-wants-armed-officers-in-private-schools?rssfeed=true Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:45:33 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161208/oklahoma-lawmaker-wants-armed-officers-in-private-schools Dr. Robert Smith Jr. delivers chapel message http://www.news-star.com/news/20161201/dr-robert-smith-jr-delivers-chapel-message?rssfeed=true Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:10:29 +0000 http://www.news-star.com/news/20161201/dr-robert-smith-jr-delivers-chapel-message