The Park’s Backbone

It’s a giant of a park with an impressive lineup of entertainment, education and wellness options, and volunteers make it all happen. Tulsa’s Gathering Place...

Next Dance, Next Chance

After winning a national competition, Oklahoma City native Kendra “K.O.” Oyesanya triumphantly launched herself into the dance world stratosphere by performing backup moves for...

A Legacy of Giving

Even in paradise, Anne Greenwood was not content until she found a way to be helpful. She and her husband, Michael, spend about a month...

True to Himself

Not one to fit in while growing up, Adam Neely flew the Oklahoma coop as soon as he finished high school and headed to...

Marketing His Journey

When Tulsa-born Gary “Litefoot” Davis began his career as a musician and actor, he knew he took a chance. “I resolved myself to this truth:...

Mudbound Magic

The average author may not live to see an original work garner any recognition – no awards, international translations or on-screen adaptations. Former Oklahoman...

Muskogee Proud

Puerto Rico native Victor Lezama got his first taste of the Sooner state when he attended the University of Oklahoma in the late 1990s. He...

Nigh Time for a Solution

From Oklahoma’s longest-serving governor and lieutenant governor – the elder statesman of Sooner politics – comes a straightforward solution to the state’s continual budget...

Mural Magic

Art lovers can find Bob Palmer’s 2,500-plus murals worldwide, from Canada and Mexico to Macedonia and Croatia, but his history-steeped work in Oklahoma has...

Country Music Confidante

George. Reba. Merle. Glen. Ronnie. Tammy. For 40-plus years, Tom Carter has had first-name relationships with country music royalty. Many journalists covering the genre might...
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