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Male breast cancer changes life of University of Oklahoma professor


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Krista Nightengale
An estimated 1,690 American men were diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005. University of Oklahoma journalism professor Jack Willis was one of them.   As faculty adviser for OU's campus newspaper, Will...
 
Thursday, March 8, 2007

Belly dancing offers health benefits, makes OKC comeback


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Krista Nightengale
Though in her 60s, Soraya al Musri of Aalim Dance Academy Inc. in Oklahoma City hasn't stopped belly dancing.   "As long as a woman has got the dedication or desire to do this and put her heart and so...
 
Thursday, March 8, 2007

OKC's St. Baldrick's Foundation raises money for child cancer research


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Krista Nightengale
  Nearly a year after dying of cancer, 11-year-old Fletcher Vines continues to make an impact.   Fletcher's mom, Gail Vines, returned to OU Children's Physicians on Feb. 9 to help honor his memory....
 
Thursday, March 1, 2007

OKC's CARE Center extends helping hand to abused children


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Krista Nightengale
Oklahoma City's CARE " or Child Abuse Response and Evaluation " Center helps children who have faced physical, sexual and mental abuse.   Open since 1993, the CARE Center offers children and their fam...
 
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Oklahoma's all-black town of Boley in disrepair


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Krista Nightengale
  The historic district of Boley made Preservation Oklahoma's 2007 most-endangered sites list, but one resident claims the Okfuskee County town is not facing extinction.   "It's here," said Maurice...
 
Thursday, February 15, 2007

Global warming documentary sparks changes in Oklahoma


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Krista Nightengale
Members of local environmental group have noticed an increase in membership. Although they're not sure what the rise can be attributed to, they do know Al Gore's 2006 documentary "An Inc...
 
Thursday, February 15, 2007
 
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