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Topic: Choctaw

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Gazette staff
The Oak Ridge Boys, world-famous for the No. 1 single “Elvira,” will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Choctaw High School Performing Center, 14300 N.E. 10th.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Stretch Marx

Eighties popster Richard Marx stays relevant by reworking his past hits and writing new ones for other artists.


Becky Carman
Richard Marx|
8 p.m. Friday
Choctaw Casino
Grant, 800-585-3737

8 p.m. Saturday
Choctaw Event Center
Durant, 800-585-3737

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

What do the new Oklahoma County districts look like?

Cities no longer divided among two districts.


Alex Ewald
The Oklahoma County Commissioners unanimously approved new district boundaries Monday that moved several municipalities across more evened-out district lines, as no cities are divided between two districts now.
Thursday, August 4, 2011

Good grief

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. For Ryan Lawson, that means music that’s sweet, not sour.


Joshua Boydston
Ryan Lawson with Black Canyon and Blue Valley Farmer
9 p.m. Friday
VZD’s Restaurant & Club
4200 N. Western
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Shirt happens


Gazette staff
Mike Gundy has more than one kind of suit to think about this football season: One is worn by players, and another is from a contractor allegedly donning the colors of Sooner infidels.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

VOTD: Law man

Watch the Choctaw folksinger pick, chat about life on the farm.

Local guy Ryan Lawson has a Twitter handle, but not a TV or access to the Internet. Interesting.

He’s also got a bunch of good, authoritative songs in folk, country and bluegrass styles, so maybe there’s something to living out on the fringe. He also plays his guitar the approximately the same angle Paul McCartney played his bass, which you can watch below, thanks to the “Chevy Bricktown Showcase”:

by Matt Carney 09.02.2011 2 years ago
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Water war

Stakes are big in the battle over water rights.


Clifton Adcock
The rain came down so hard, it resembled waves crashing outside the floor-to-ceiling windows on the third floor of the Oklahoma City University Meinders School of Business building.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012