OKGazette.com - News http://www.okgazette.com/oklahoma/articles.sec-10-1-news.html <![CDATA[ Dorman looks for boost following new poll numbers - ]]> <![CDATA[One step closer - The LGBT community celebrates another court victory involving gay marriage.]]> “Someone once said it would be a cold day in July before marriage equality ever comes to Oklahoma,” Scott Hamilton joked last Friday. ]]> <![CDATA[Healthy debate - Faced with a shortage of mental health access, Oklahoma City Council approves adult patient beds for an eastside facility.]]> As the Oklahoma City Council considered whether or not to close beds at an eastside mental health facility, Oklahoma City Police Chief Bill Citty not only argued in favor of the facility but said more beds were needed across the city. ]]> <![CDATA[Tailored to fit - Marriage equality messages reflect Oklahoma culture.]]> Marriage equality advocates have tailored their message for the Oklahoma market, trying to appeal to the religious and conservative communities of the state. ]]> <![CDATA[Metro briefs: It's back to school for student booted for gay marriage - A student expelled from Southwestern Christian University after her same-sex wedding says she’ll be enrolling at the University of Central Oklahoma.]]> After being expelled from Southwestern Christian University (SCU) for marrying her same-sex partner, Christian Minard is enrolling at the University of Central Oklahoma (UCO). ]]> <![CDATA[Full story: Expelled for love - UCO accepts gay student who was expelled from SCU for marrying her girlfriend.]]> A lot has changed recently for Christian Minard. She married the love of her life in March and, with approximately one semester to go before earning her sports management degree from Southwestern Christian University (SCU), was promptly expelled from the school earlier this month. It has been a media frenzy for her ever since.]]> <![CDATA[Alcohol tax lawsuit takes hundreds of restaurants to court - Oklahoma Gazette News: Alcohol tax lawsuit takes hundreds of restaurants to court]]> <![CDATA[Neu criticizes Common Core repeal, changes hiring process - ]]> <![CDATA[School board votes down contract with enterprise schools - ]]> <![CDATA[Dropping science - A viral marketing campaign for Science Museum Oklahoma created by a local rapper and a design firm brings a statue back to Oklahoma.]]> <![CDATA[Local rapper booted from local TV appearance - ]]> <![CDATA[BREAKING NEWS: Court rules in favor of same-sex marriage in Oklahoma case - ]]> <![CDATA[LGBT community celebrates another court victory - ]]> “Someone once said it would be a cold day in July before marriage equality ever comes to Oklahoma,” Scott Hamilton joked.]]> <![CDATA[Marriage equality messages reflect Oklahoma culture - ]]> Marriage equality advocates have tailored their message for the Oklahoma market, trying to appeal to the religious and conservative communities of the state.]]> <![CDATA[Cartel crossroads - Oklahoma City is the only non-border city in the nation with the ‘consuming fire’ of heavy drug movement. Why? Our highways.]]> An evidence recovery worker with the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs (OBN) cuts open a kilo of cocaine, exposing the white brick. On the surface of the brick, which was confiscated in a recent bust, is the faint image of a footprint, almost as if an infant’s foot was cast into a molding to be kept in a memory box. ]]> <![CDATA[All in - The Wheeler District’s success lies with a team of dreamers.]]> There’s something spiritual about the way Blair Humphreys talks about the Wheeler District. ]]> <![CDATA[Fort, sealed? - Fort Sill has become a destination for thousands of undocumented minors. The government allowed limited access to Oklahoma Gazette.]]> Stripped of the politics, accusations of secrecy and policy debates, at the center of the ongoing immigration crisis plaguing the nation are children desperate enough to risk everything just to touch American soil.]]> <![CDATA[Metro briefs - METRO BRIEFS: Some Stage Center items have been salvaged by local art groups.]]> Some valuable materials inside Stage Center were saved before the planned theater demolition.]]> <![CDATA[Mental health facility get council support - ]]> <![CDATA[Fort Sill has become a destination for thousands of undocumented minors. - ]]>