Black Union soldiers fought for their freedom in the Civil War Battle of Honey Springs.
Features Rob Collins
In history, scholars look for a pivot point when everything changes. As
national observations commence for the Civil War’s sesquicentennial,
Oklahoma historians are commemorating a tectonic shift that began 150
Numerous re-enactors and learning stations will allow both children and adults to explore soldiers of America’s past at 'Call to Arms.'
Youth Courtney Silva
History comes to life from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Oklahoma
History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi, for the museum’s fourth annual “Call to
Arms.” The event is part of the center’s Family Saturdays, which take
place every third Saturday of the month.
Music Matt Carney
The subject of budding Okie videographer Nathan Poppe’s debut
documentary, the foot-stomping Enid alt-country dudes in Black Canyon
released their debut record “Battlefield Darlins” on Bandcamp.com last
month, and — happy surprise! — they recruited Sherree Chamberlain to
guest as the gal in this musical romance.
Letters to the Editor Rep. Paul Wesselhoft and Nathaniel Batchelder
a state Capitol rally, four speakers on the left and four speakers on
the right addressed 200 participants gathered in near 100-degree heat.
The message was, “President Obama must hear from all of us that Syria is
a powder-keg that the U.S. must not become militarily embroiled in.
Syria is not our war.”