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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Edmond

The Russians are coming, the Russians are coming!


Gazette staff
You’ve got to hand it to Edmond. In addition to a high volume of trophy wives, SUVs and McMansions, the Oklahoma City suburb apparently also has its own Tinfoil Hat Brigade.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Conservative contest

A Republican incumbent in northwestern Edmond faces a tea party challenger.


Peter Wright
Following a divisive session for Oklahoma Republicans, the founder of a prominent conservative club is challenging a four-term incumbent in the House District 39 primary on June 26.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Race to the right

State Sen. Clark Jolley faces a tough Republican primary challenge from minister Paul Blair.


Clifton Adcock
One of the most competitive state legislative contests this year involves Senate District 41, which covers most of Edmond and Arcadia and includes a portion of far northeast Oklahoma City. Republican incumbent Clark Jolley, first elected in 2004, faces challenger Paul Blair in the Tuesday primary.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Strength in numbers

Independent expenditure groups can create a hazy world of influence, funding and accountability.


Clifton Adcock
Moneyed noncandidate electioneering groups made their presence known in some primary elections around the state, providing a likely preview for the general election campaign.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Ox rocks

While other siblings rumble, Sam and Ray Ashford rock — as the local band of brothers known as Oxford Town.


Mia Cantu
Oxford Town
6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday
Jazmo’z Bourbon Street Cafe
100 E. California
Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Municipal money

More than 220 OKC employees earn more than $100,000 annually.


Jerry Bohnen
Salaries on parade: It’s one of the more popular issues of Parade magazine, listing the salaries of people around the country.
Monday, July 2, 2012

Bomb threat

A collaborative local effort produces technology to thwart suicide bombers.


Clifton Adcock
On the conference room table sat what resembled a large, black camcorder from the early ’90s, but the yellow warning label on it —  Caution: Radiation — betrayed the item’s benign appearance.
Monday, July 9, 2012

Jingling for Jesus


Gazette staff
What would Jesus do to calm an overzealous parishioner?
Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Dead zone

In 'Time Expired,' death is closer than ever ... partly because the entire indie comedy was locally lensed.


Mia Ledet
If you were to suddenly have an expiration date stamped on your life, one of the first things you might do is frantically piece together a bucket list. Skydiving, travel destinations and a load of apologies commonly top this sort of document, but parking meter attendant Randall Zimmerman’s is much smaller and far less intricate.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Sugar sugar

Kids can’t get enough of the Sugar Free Allstars’ ooey-gooey funk rock. Good thing the Oklahoma City duo has a new album to munch on.


Phil Bacharach
Sugar Free Allstars with Heidi Swedberg
2 p.m. Sunday
Cafe Evoke
103 S. Broadway, Edmond

Wednesday, August 1, 2012