Headlines: Winter Weather Coming, Escapee Captured & Holiday Giving

Dec 5, 2018

Local headlines for Wednesday, December 5, 2018:

  • Oklahoma is bracing for winter weather this weekend. (NewsOK)
  • Legislative leaders promise to keep funding education. (Tulsa World)
  • Oklahoma isn’t planning to join other conservative states in expanding Medicaid. (Journal Record)
  • Hobby Lobby buys the now-bankrupt Saint Gregory’s campus. (NewsOK)
  • Muscogee (Creek) Nation considers restoring Free Press Act. (Journal Record)
  • US Marshals in Missouri capture a man who escaped from an Oklahoma Jail. (NewsOK)
  • Dog who attacked OKC students euthanized. (NewsOK)
  • Norman, Edmond schools move forward with bond elections. (NewsOK)
  • Candidates sign up to run for OKC school board. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa oil company plans no drilling in the first half of 2019. (Journal Record)
  • Tulsa’s Jewish Community lights menorah at The Gathering Place for Hanukkah. (Tulsa World)
  • OKC plans to simplify its city codes. (Journal Record)
  • Oklahoma City council members consider alternative forms of transportation. (NewsOK)
  • Tulsa Housing Authority gets $30M grant. (Journal Record)
  • Suggestions on giving to non-profits during this holiday season. (Tulsa World)