A challenging adolescence gave a local professor the ability to inspire students, which he has been doing for four decades.
News Emily Jerman
Professor Henry Kirkland Jr.’s eyes twinkle as he settles into a story
of pranks pulled on his classes. The tall man with salt-and-pepper hair
has been known to write across the board and right onto the wall.
Dispatches from the May 20 tornado reveal the character of a community
News Tim Farley, Louis Fowler, Peter Wright and Phil Bacharach
The afternoon of May 20, on a neighborhood street west of the Moore
Medical Center, the Stephens family — Greg, Lynda and 19-year-old
daughter Deanna — prepared to take shelter from the tornado. They headed
into an underground storm shelter in their backyard, joined by their
two dogs and two next-door neighbors.