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OKG Newsletter


Topic: moms

No boys allowed

Fitness geared toward moms and moms-to-be makes its mark. Here's your rundown of where to run.


Features

Malena Lott
When you mention the word “fit” to moms, our first thought is probably kids’ tantrums.
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Bar examination

University of Oklahoma students go to prison for the documentary ‘Women Behind Bars.’


Features

Emily Summars
Oklahoma ranks No. 1 in not only football, but for incarcerating females — 132 women per every 100,000 people in 2009. The national average is 68, according to a state Department of Corrections report.
 
Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Shave it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

The goal: Ten moms of children with cancer want to raise $50,000 to go toward finding a cure. The idea: Shave their heads. Banding together as 10 Strong, the mothers’ group will lose their locks at a St. Baldrick’s Foundation event at 1 p.m. Sunday at VZD’s Restaurant & Club, 4200 N. Western. Call 524-4203 or visit vzds.com.

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Wednesday, March 20, 2013

How to parent

A program for teen mothers aims to reduce child abuse in Oklahoma.


News

Greg Horton
Dejawn Roberts was a 14-year-old student at Oklahoma Centennial Mid-High School in northeast Oklahoma City when she gave birth to her son, Jarron Jr. Now, a year later, she is getting instruction on parenting from the local nonprofit Family Builders.
 
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Tough mothers

A grassroots advocacy group, Moms Demand Action, pushes for gun-buying restrictions in the Second Amendment bastion of Oklahoma.


News

Mark Beutler
Oklahoma might seem an unlikely place for a fledgling organization of gun-control advocates, but a grassroots effort under way in the state is calling for stronger gun laws. The local chapter of Moms Demand Action is part of a national group founded in the days after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
 
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Full of hope

Bags of Hope was started by teenager eager to help women escape domestic violence.


News

M.A. Smith
The South has always been a target for domestic violence. In fact, seven out of ten Southern states, including Oklahoma, were recently declared to have the highest number of domestic violence-related deaths.
 
Monday, December 23, 2013

James lankford liberal?


CFN

Gazette staff
If it sounds crazy, that’s because it is.
 
Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Mother’s Day at the Zoo


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff

Do you really love your mom? Prove it by taking her to the zoo, where all your favorite monkeys, tigers and elephants (Oh my!) would like to wish her a happy Mother’s Day. And so would the zoo, which is offering free admission to all the moms of the world (human moms, of course) 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday at Oklahoma City Zoo, 2101 NE 50th St. Call 424-3344 or visit okczoo.com.

Sunday

 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
 
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