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August 21st, 2014
Itâ€™s an Internet threat making its way around the country, and now itâ€™s hitting in Oklahoma.
The threats come from an Internet flyer calling for the â€śOklahoma purge.â€ť Itâ€™s in reference to the 2013 movie by the same name where all crime, including murder, is legal for one night.
According to the flyer, the Oklahoma purge will take place on Aug. 30 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Aug. 31. Law Enforcement officers in the state are aware of the flyer and are monitoring the situation.
Last time we saw the Sooners, they were beating up on Alabama. So can Bob Stoops and company keep the good times rolling in Norman? Campus Insiders' Pete Fiutak provides us with a key player, statistic, and game to watch for this season.
The Pushmataha County Chamber of Commerce Relay For Life Team, sponsored by the Hungry Horse Cafe in Antlers, will hold a â€śBurger Dayâ€ť at the cafe (101 West Main) on Friday, August 15th.
For every burger basket that is purchased during the event, which lasts all day, The Hungry Horse Cafe will donate 25% of those sales to our Relay For Life Team.
â€śWe [Chamber and Relay Team] are so thankful that the Hungry Horse Cafe agreed to partner with us for this event,â€ť stated Shaun Long. â€śThey have amazing food and are such wonderful people.â€ť
Fall football camp is underway at some Oklahoma schools and FOX23â€™s Andrew Carter set out on a media day journey Saturday to see how the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University are preparing for the upcoming season.
As of today, HWY 271 south of Clayton is now back open.
Following a complete closure of that section of HWY 271 earlier this month due top a landslide, repairs have been made and lanes are now open to the public.
Three people were transferred by Antlers EMS after a three vehicle collision occurred in front of Bearcat Stadium in Antlers on Friday afternoon. The Antlers Police Department was on the scene working the collision while vehicles were backed up waiting for the roadway to be cleared.