A bumpy section of Interstate 244 in Tulsa is on its way to being smoothed out over the next 15 months thanks in part to quick action by the Legislature to provide state funding aimed at improving the section of roadway.
Beginning today, the first of two projects along I-244 will begin. The first project replaces three miles of pavement on the freeway between 73rd Ave. East and Delaware Ave. Various lane and ramp closures will occur during the construction.
Former Republican presidential candidate, U.S. Senator, and Chairman of Patriot Voices Rick Santorum has named Terry Allen as National Field Director and Senior Advisor for Patriot Voices PAC, a well-known force in Oklahoma politics and graduate of Oral Roberts University in Tulsa. Allen will be directing all national political operations for Patriot Voices PAC and coordinating and organizing grassroots efforts for the PAC in all 50 states.
Rick Santorum said: “Terry is a tremendous addition to our already-skilled grassroots team.
Entertainment figure Byron Allen is among a group of black media owners that filed a $20 billion discrimination lawsuit against Comcast and Time Warner Cable — both huge media players and frequently significant contributors to left-leaning political causes such as the “brothers by another mother” Al Sharpton and President Barack Obama.
The independent-minded highly successful Allen on MSNCB called employment of the network’s most inane if not mentally disabled host, Al Sharpton, “a sham, undertaken to whitewash Comcast’s discriminatory business practices.”
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers, opened its newest Tulsa restaurant on Sunday in Bixby at 10305 S. Memorial. Freddy’s offers a variety of menu items including lean-beef steakburgers, Vienna Beef hot dogs, and shoestring fries, as well as a large assortment of dessert treats prepared with your choice of freshly-churned chocolate or vanilla frozen custard.
Shannon Romo, Lisa Malicott, Jennifer Peterman and Cyndi Wall – Photo provided
In spite of the crazy Oklahoma weather Women of the South’s 20th Anniversary Masquerade Ball was well attended in OKC at the Skirvin Grand Ballroom last Friday, February 27, 2015.
Final figures are pending, but event Co-Chairs, Debbie Self and Tricia McGuire announced that the event raised thousands of dollars that will go toward high school and primary provider scholarships as well as other philanthropic projects for South Oklahoma City.