Headlines: OKC School Consolidation Plan, Teacher Pay Raises & OKC College Sports

Feb 22, 2019

Local headlines for Friday, February 22, 2019:

  • The Oklahoma City School District is advancing its move to consolidate schools. (NewsOK)
  • Medical marijuana “Unity Bill” passes its first hurdle. (Tulsa World)
  • The Oklahoma House unanimously passes another teacher pay raise. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahomans say stalled trains are causing dangerous delays. (Journal Record)
  • Religious leaders oppose “Constitutional Carry” legislation. (NewsOK)
  • Baptists leaders come out against abortion criminalization bill. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma City reviews its controversial 4-year-old panhandling ordinance. (Journal Record)
  • Tulsa program hopes to stop prison inmates’ revolving door. (Tulsa World)
  • Tulsa Mayor promises to work to end homelessness. (Tulsa World)
  • Gov. Stitt names son of former Gov. Keating as his public safety secretary. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma County reports its first child death from the flu this season. (NewsOK)
  • OG&E reports earning in 2018. (NewsOK)
  • OKC hires a consulting firm to recruit college sporting events. (Journal Record)