Building Bridges in Oklahoma

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

It’s in Oklahoma City - - but make no mistake — this is now an international event. The theme this year is Building Bridges, and it is an apt one for a diverse state like Oklahoma. I also expect to see the Governor of Oklahoma, Mary Fallon, and former Olympian Bart Connor.

Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims

Mark Birch

nprfreshair : How to Help Oklahoma Tornado Victims. Oklahoma tornado natural disaster donation disaster relief

Oklahoma — Fostering Creativity for Innovation

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I participated earlier this week in the Oklahoma Creativity Forum. It was an impressively well staged event, as professional a creativity/innovation conference as I’ve seen anywhere in the world, and I’ve been to conferences all over the globe. Beyond event management, I have to say the event had a great feeling, a gusher of creative [.].

“Lamb fries” for dinner in Oklahoma….

Hippoland

“Lamb fries” for dinner in Oklahoma… [link

The Flaming Lips and Economic Development

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

As many of you know I’ve participated in the annual State of Creativity Forum in Oklahoma for several years. It’s in just a few weeks, so register, and make plans now to arrive in Oklahoma City for the March 31st one day event.

Top 7 Unrestricted Cash Awards in Business Plan Competitions

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Blog

Reynolds is the governor of Oklahoma. With the Governor’s Cup competition, we are proving that Oklahoma has the resources and commitment to grow more entrepreneurs who will lead future startups that will create jobs and wealth for the state.” Business plan competitions are booming.

State of Creativity Forum is an Innovation Accelerant

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I’ve been involved* these past two years with a creativity conference in Oklahoma, now called the State of Creativity Forum. Even the governor, Mary Fallin, was there to support the notion that creativity and innovation is how Oklahoma moves forward.

Supreme Court Says No To Oklahoma-Nebraska Suits Against Colorado Pot Legalization

Inc Startups

After a year of debate, the country's top justices decide not to hear a case claiming Colorado's pot legalization has negatively impacted law and order in neighboring states

In Oklahoma City, Entrepreneurs Aim to Create the Next Cool Startup Scene

Inc Startups

In America's heartland, the race is on to show that not all cutting-edge products have to come from Silicon Valley

Hobby Lobby Gets $3 Million Fine Over Smuggled Antiques From Iraq

Inc Startups

Federal prosecutors allege that the Oklahoma City-based business purposely mislabeled the items.

Kevin Durant Could Teach Businesses a Thing or Two

crowdSPRING Blog

Kevin Durant, former star of the Oklahoma City Thunder, announced that he would be leaving the city where he made his name to play for the Golden State Warriors, and people had some feelings about it.

Oklahoma State advances to NCAA men's golf semifinals

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Austin Eckroat made a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole to put Oklahoma State in the semifinals on its home course in the NCAA men's golf championship STILLWATER, Okla. (AP)

Smith, Shine lead Oklahoma State to big win over Charlotte

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AP) — Kendall Smith scored 19 points - 17 in the first half - and Tavarius Shine had 17 points to lead Oklahoma State to an 83-65 victory over Charlotte Monday night, despite missing its best player STILLWATER, Okla. (AP)

Oklahoma and Villanova face the shooting woes of NRG Stadium

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HOUSTON (AP) — Oklahoma is one of the nation's best 3-point shooting teams. Villanova is no slouch, either

No. 4 North Carolina rolls over Oklahoma State in Maui

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4 North Carolina steamrolled its way into the Maui Invitational championship game Tuesday night with a 107-75 victory over Oklahoma State LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Joel Berry III scored 24 points, Justin Jackson added 22 and No.

Oklahoma's Riley adds ex-E. Carolina coach McNeill to staff

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AP) — New Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley has hired Ruffin McNeill as assistant head coach and defensive tackles coach NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Riley bringing Air Raid back to Oklahoma

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AP) — Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops wants new offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley to take his offense back in time NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Oklahoma hires ECU's Riley as offensive coordinator

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AP) — Oklahoma has hired East Carolina offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley for the same role with the Sooners NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Duke Energy to build 2,000 megawatt wind power project in Oklahoma

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A Charlotte, North Carolina-based company is announcing plans to build a wind power project in northern Oklahoma BLACKWELL, Okla. —

Oklahoma receivers like new Air Raid offense

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AP) — It didn''t take long for Oklahoma''s receivers to buy into Lincoln Riley''s Air Raid offense NORMAN, Okla. (AP)

Oklahoma veteran recalls surviving a ship sinking

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) AP) — Although happy to have escaped it, Glenn Huffman couldn't watch what was happening to his ship without feeling his heart sink

This NBA Star Is Changing How Nike Markets to Men

Inc Startups

Oklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook has passion for fashion--and entrepreneurship

Soldier killed in ISIS operation identified as Oklahoma man

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The first American soldier to die in combat against the Islamic State group in Iraq has been identified as a 20-year Army veteran and Oklahoma native who had been deployed 11 times toMULDROW, Okla. —

Duke Energy to build wind power project in Oklahoma

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AP) — A Charlotte, North Carolina-based company is announcing plans to build a wind power project in northern Oklahoma BLACKWELL, Okla. (AP)

Panthers trade up to get OT Williams from Oklahoma

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AP) — The Panthers have traded up to select Oklahoma offensive tackle Daryl Williams in the fourth round of the NFL draft CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Thunder waives forward Kyle Singler

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder waived forward Kyle Singler on Friday

Assistants at Clemson, 'Bama, Oklahoma up for Broyles Award

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3 Oklahoma are among finalists for the Broyles Award, given annually to a top assistant coaLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) AP) — Offensive and defensive coordinators from top-ranked Clemson, No. 2 Alabama and No.

Villanova easily beats Oklahoma 95-51 in Final Four, headed to Monday final of NCAA Tournament

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HOUSTON (AP) — Villanova easily beats Oklahoma 95-51 in Final Four, headed to Monday final of NCAA Tournament

BRACKET ALERT: N Carolina beats Notre Dame to join Syracuse, Oklahoma, Villanova in Final Four

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — BRACKET ALERT: N Carolina beats Notre Dame to join Syracuse, Oklahoma, Villanova in Final Four

Letter from Panthers' owner woos Oklahoma boy to NFL team

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1 in the heart of an Oklahoma boy CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) AP) — The Carolina Panthers are out of the running for the Super Bowl, but they''re No.

No. 11 Carolina women top No. 21 Oklahoma St 79-77

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21 Oklahoma CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) AP) — Stephanie Mavunga scored 18 points, including the game-winner with 34 seconds left, and hauled in 11 rebounds to lead No. 11 North Carolina to a 79-77 win over No.

SpareFoot Donates Storage Space to Tornado Victims

SiliconHills

Austin-based SpareFoot, the self-storage marketplace, will donate a month of storage space to people in Oklahoma affected by the devastating tornadoes in the Oklahoma City area. just to the South of Oklahoma City, on Tuesday. A massive tornado tore through Moore, Okla., It wreaked havoc leveling entire neighborhoods, businesses and schools and left two dozen [.] The post SpareFoot Donates Storage Space to Tornado Victims appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin

Thunder re-sign G Raymond Felton

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder have re-signed guard Raymond Felton

Hield's Final Four with Oklahoma payoff for developing years

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) AP) — Buddy Hield's results have usually caught up with his imagination

POLL ALERT: Duke out of AP men's poll for first time in 8 years; Oklahoma stays at No. 1

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NEW YORK (AP) — POLL ALERT: Duke out of AP men's poll for first time in 8 years; Oklahoma stays at No.

i2E Entrepreneur-in Residence Program

Angel Investing News

The Innovation to Enterprise organization in Oklahoma, headed by Tom Walker, has a new Entrepreneur-in-Residence program to bring national expertise on building and financing new ventures to Oklahoma entrepreneurs. Here is a recent blog from the Oklahoman on this program: Entrepreneurship 2.0 — Bringing ‘Best Practices’ to Oklahoma.

Full autopsy: Oklahoma State player had an enlarged heart

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Missouri, Oklahoma schools oppose NAIA's plan to move meets out of NC over HB2

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Funeral services held for Oklahoma State basketball player

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Funeral services held for Oklahoma State basketball player

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Oklahoma State forward Tyrek Coger dies after collapsing

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North Carolina double murder suspect arrested in Oklahoma

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Suspect in Bertie County double-homicide arrested in Oklahoma

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