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OU basketball: Born in Norman, Texas' Jaxson Hayes now on other side of rivalry

NORMAN — Jaxson Hayes used to be the toddler wandering around girls basketball practice at Norman High School while his mom coached. Now a towering ...

Norman High School goes 'Into the Woods' for musical  Norman Transcript

Correction: An earlier version of this story identified one of the actors as Guthrie Jacobs. His name is Guthrie Jenkins. The Transcript apologizes for this error.

With wait over, Bengals hire Norman native Zac Taylor as coach

CINCINNATI — After 16 years without a playoff win under Marvin Lewis, the Bengals decided to try something different. But they had to wait more than a month ...

With dominant second half, Norman North puts Norman High away with ease, 74-47  Norman Transcript

Norman North forward Shemar Smith slammed home a two-handed dunk and egged on his fellow North students in the upper deck of NHS Gym.

Annual Chilli Supper Benefit tonight  Norman Transcript

The 43rd annual chili supper benefit is slated for tonight, Jan. 17, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Norman High School.

Former Norman High School standout George Kittle having breakout year with 49ers

San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle has come a long way since his days at Norman High School. Kittle, a second-year pro, played wide receiver and ...

Norman community invited to annual Christmas Day Community Dinner  Norman Transcript

For the 32nd year in a row, local volunteers will put on the annual Christmas Day Community Dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Norman High School on Main.

Norman High School unveils Oklahoma City bombing memorial  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — The Oklahoma City bombing altered the lives of millions of Oklahomans from that day forward. And while high-schoolers today weren't even born in ...

Prep volleyball: Norman High aims to break rivalry losing streak, CCS gets a tough regional draw  Norman Transcript

The Norman High Tigers know they're the underdogs.

Evans sisters come through in Norman North's win at Norman High  Norman Transcript

Rory Hamilton felt total confidence watching Jacie Evans step to the line, knowing the senior is Norman North's all-time leader in foul shooting.

Big third quarter helps Mikayla Parks, Norman High pull away from Westmoore  Norman Transcript

MOORE — Rattled by poor shooting in a sloppy start, the Norman High girls buckled down and produced a third quarter to remember, beating Westmoore 55-40 ...

Evans sisters come up huge in Norman North girls' win over Norman High  Norman Transcript

Rory Hamilton felt total confidence watching Jacie Evans step to the line, knowing the senior is Norman North's all-time leader in foul shooting.

Robotics students set their sights on another national title  Norman Transcript

A team of high school students with the Norman Advanced Robotics organization will pit their exceptional skills in robotic design, programming and performance ...

32nd annual Norman Christmas Day Community Dinner set  Norman Transcript

Thirty-three years ago, a thought started to pester Bob Magarian. Like a splinter in his brain, the notion wouldn't go away until a year later he decided to act on.

Norman High School class of 1966 announces special reunion  Norman Transcript

Our Norman High School Class of '66 Age 70 reunion is Friday-Saturday, June 29-30, and it will be a groundbreaking gala.

Kiwanis Club prepares for pancake breakfast  Norman Transcript

As they've done for the past 65 years, the Kiwanis Club of Norman will host their Pancake Day from 7 a.m. to noon Dec. 8.

Maga's heroic day, Lindsay's walk off, keep Norman High alive for another day  Norman Transcript

CHOCTAW — The Norman High Tigers mobbed Tyler Lindsay, his stinger to the outfield keeping the season alive for another day.

Aaliyah Moore's late heroics carry Lions to win in budding rivalry with Norman High  Norman Transcript

MOORE — Sophomore forward Aaliyah Moore, fighting though coughing fits, showed why she's a top 10 prospect in ESPN's Class of 2021, carrying her Moore ...

Food and Shelter to host annual community Thanksgiving meal  Norman Transcript

Planning for the annual Big Community Thanksgiving is underway. Each year, Food and Shelter collaborates with Salvation Army and various other community ...

Norman Christmas Holiday Parade kicks off at 6 p.m.  Norman Transcript

The epic snowstorm meteorologists warned local residents about last weekend never materialized, but the imagined snow and ice forced several events to this ...

Lake Norman High student charged with making up threat to get out of class  Statesville Record & Landmark

Authorities say a Lake Norman High School student wanted to get out of class early on Friday, so he told his mom in a text message that he was scared.

Norman High wins thrilling first Crosstown Clash at COAC tournament  Norman Transcript

EDMOND — Norman High coach Jeff Brewer was screaming to, “just get an out.”

Norman Veterans Host Their Own Christmas Party To Brighten Spirits KWTV

A special delivery of Christmas cheer came to the Norman Veterans Center Tuesday. The men and women living there were treated to a meal and music for the ...

Thai Thai Asian Bistro set to open second location in northwest Norman  Norman Transcript

Thai Thai Asian Bistro is expanding westward. Aimorn Strickland, owner of the popular Main Street eatery, is opening a second location in the new strip mall at ...

Norman Advanced Robotics team wins global botball tournament  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — The Norman Advanced Robotics team (NAR) has shown its mettle.

MOORE: Lions look like state title contenders, Westmoore's Kristyn Murcer ready for the spotlight  Norman Transcript

This is recently uncharted territory for the Moore girls, who enter Friday's home opener against Edmond North as Class 6A's No. 5 team.

Young's impact felt in Norman on draft night  Norman Transcript

Josh Crutchfield, a childhood friend of Trae Young, and teammate Shemar Smith were sitting in the Norman North locker room discussing the 2018 NBA Draft ...

Area schools prepare for walkout  Norman Transcript

While the state legislature passed a series of bills raising revenue and giving teachers a $6100 raise late last week, thousands of teachers across the state ...

Cleveland County Sheriff's Office releases 911 call in Monday shooting  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office released the identity of the man who was shot in east Cleveland County late Monday afternoon, as well as ...

Officials: Threat to Norman North High School not credible  KFOR Oklahoma City

UPDATE 3:37 P.M.: The Norman Police Department has determined that the threat to Norman North High School is not credible. NORMAN, Okla.- The Norman ...

Siano to serve as Christmas parade grand marshal  Norman Transcript

After switching from morning to evening in 2017, the Norman Christmas Holiday Parade is again “Merry and Bright in Lights.”

UPDATE: Watch downgraded to advisory; some snow, ice still possible  Norman Transcript

UPDATE (1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7): The Winter Storm Watch that had been set to begin early this morning and was later moved to 9 p.m. tonight has now been.

Norman high school senior shares survivor story  Norman Transcript

Lauren Atkins has been involved in Tigerpalooza since her freshman year, but she never raised very much money. But this year Atkins was named Tigerpalooza ...

Norman High kicks off Tigerpalooza | Education  Norman Transcript

What is Tigerpalooza? A.) a student-led, week-long event at Norman High School. B.) a community fundraising effort for a local cause. C.) a series of grade ...

Athletes showcase their talent | University of  Norman Transcript

Despite a chilly and windy Saturday, nothing was going to stop nearly 300 athletes from competing in the Boomer Sooner Area Games Track & Field ...

High school football: Norman's Cade Horton embraces chance to play football and baseball in college

Norman junior Cade Horton is a star in baseball and football. As football practice opened Monday, he embraced the chance to play both in college.

Evans, Norman North power past Norman High  Norman Transcript

Jacie Evans needed no reminder about Norman North's offensive performance in a previous meeting with Norman High.

NFL Notebook: Former Norman High star Zac Taylor reportedly Bengals' preferred choice for head coaching job

Los Angeles Rams quarterbacks coach Zac Taylor is the Cincinnati Bengals' preferred choice to fill their vacant head coaching position, according to a report by ...

School violence, guns under discussion | Nation/World  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Hundreds of students filed out of Norman High classrooms and made their way to Harve Collins Field as part of an organized walkout Wednesday ...

NPS approves student drug testing | Education  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Norman High and Norman North students who participate in OSSAA sanctioned extracurricular activities will now be subject to random drug testing ...

Norman Students Walk Out To Protest Gun Violence  KGOU

More than 400 students at Norman High School walked out of class to protest gun violence on Wednesday morning, joining thousands of young protesters from.

Norman's Denise Jones, Point of Grace to be inducted into Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame  Norman Transcript

Norman native Denise Jones, a founding member of Point of Grace, one of contemporary Christian music's most successful groups, has performed on national ...

Disappointing day at COAC ends with two run-rule losses for Norman High  Norman Transcript

EDMOND — Everything was going right for Norman High.

THE CUL-DE-SAC: A small street in Norman launched the NFL coaching careers of Zac and Press Taylor

NORMAN — Jake Tullius lives at the end of the cul-de-sac. Back in the old days, he'd turn onto Cynthia Circle and know the drill. Drive slow. “You couldn't go ...

OU student's ice cream shop, The Super Scoop, to open 2nd location on Campus Corner  The Oklahoma Daily

Ice cream isn't the sweetest thing customers will find at The Super Scoop, the ice cream parlor with a purpose.

Norman high school student advocates for legislation to expand education on sexual assault, consent  The Oklahoma Daily

Proposed legislation named for a Norman high school student who was the victim of rape has gained traction after an online petition.

First day of high school football practice - Photo Gallery

Members of the Piedmont High School football team run through blocking drills on the first day of practice at the school in Piedmont, Okla. on Monday, Aug.

Norman high school student advocates for bill on consent, sexual assault education  KOKH FOX25

Oklahoma lawmakers are considering a bill this session that would help educate middle and high school students in the state about consent and healthy ...

District investigating complaint alleging coach led students in prayer  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Norman Public Schools is investigating a complaint by a student's parent regarding a Norman High School assistant football coach leading players ...

Norman postpones Christmas Holiday Parade due to inclement weather  The Oklahoma Daily

Norman's annual Christmas Holiday Parade has been rescheduled for next week due to inclement weather.

The Norman High boys smother another opponent, win third straight  Norman Transcript

YUKON — Three games in, it looks like the Norman High boys are for real.

Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week poll

The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 9 highlight some standout individual ...

Norman High brings golden age of musical theater with '42nd Street'  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Norman High School students are bringing “42nd Street” to the stage at the Nancy O'Brian Performing Arts Center this week.

Norman high schoolers begin first triathlon season  Norman Transcript

Norman High students have competed in triathlons before, but the Tie-Dye Triathlon on Sunday was the first time a group of Norman High students competed as ...

Security increased at Norman high schools after students receive threatening texts  KOCO Oklahoma City

Norman high school students were put on high alert Wednesday after students received threatening text messages.

Friends, family say Griffith had servant heart  Norman Transcript

As the state mourns Rep. Claudia Griffith, D-Norman, those she sought to help and those who loved her expressed sadness, condolences and appreciation on ...

Three local students awarded $1000 scholarships during PFLAG picnic  Norman Transcript

Despite temperatures approaching 90 degrees Saturday, nearly 100 people attended PFLAG Norman's third annual Pride Picnic at Rotary Park.

Stitt visits seniors at Midway Deli  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Members of Norman's senior citizen community got a first-hand look at the Oklahoma gubernatorial race when Republican candidate Kevin Stitt ...

Two-Sport High School Star Announces Major Commitment  The Spun

A two-sport high school football star announced a major commitment.

Norman High teacher's sudden death stuns community  Norman Transcript

Nobody knew that Thursday would be Greg Hildebrand's last day at school. The 43-year-old Norman High School science teacher, who taught for two decades ...

Anti-abortion group stages graphic protest at Norman High

NORMAN,Okla.-For the second year, a group of anti-abortion supporters is standing in protest in front of Norman High School, but its the images they bring with ...

18 Oklahoma high schools rank nationally in U.S. News and World Report for 2018  Tulsa World

Tulsa's Booker T. Washington High School is back on the list after receiving no ranking last year.

Food & Shelter ready for Norman community Thanksgiving dinner  Norman Transcript

Every Thanksgiving family and friends gather together and share a meal. Food & Shelter, Inc. is making sure every Normanite can have that experience.

Rocky Martin Norman High's next football coach  Norman Transcript

Rocky Martin will be Norman High School's next head football coach.

Resonator Institute turning teal  Norman Transcript

A distinctive shade of blue-green is the color adopted by those working to eliminate sexual violence. That's why Resonator Institute, 325 E. Main is throwing a ...

Savvy Jaguars race past inexperienced Norman High girls in 81-59 win  Norman Transcript

The Norman High girls have a bright future ahead, but Friday night was a showcase of the present, No. 8 Westmoore's potential.

Brewer takes over as Norman High baseball coach  Norman Transcript

Monday night at the Norman Public Schools board meeting, Jeff Brewer was announced as the head baseball coach at Norman High School.

Local cheer squads are ready for state championship  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Oklahoma high school cheerleading won't be on the sidelines this weekend as squads head to the Oklahoma State Championship Cheer ...

OU WOMEN'S HOOPS: Sooners do everything but beat No. 1 Connecticut  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — In the book, it's just another loss, the Oklahoma women's seventh in 10 games to begin the season.

Norman High is going green with 'Shrek the Musical'  Norman Transcript

Norman High School is ready to take audiences into a fairy tale world. Not that everything is perfect, especially not in Shrek's swamp.

Police increase presence at high schools following text threat  Norman Transcript

The Norman Police Department has increased personnel at both Norman High School and Norman North High School today following a threatening text ...

Norman High School students outline demands before planned walkout protest for bullied rape victims

A group of students at Norman High School said they plan to present their principal with a list of demands before silently walking out of the school in protest ...

Kellen McCoy takes over as boys basketball coach at Norman North

When looking for its next head basketball coach, Norman North had to cross rivalry lines. Norman Public Schools Superintendent Nick Migliorino and athletic ...

Prep parade: Gunnar Gundy, Jacob Switzer talk battle of Bedlam namesakes

Stillwater's Gunnar Gundy and Norman North's Jacob Switzer will both quarterback their teams against the other Thursday night. They both talk about their ...

Kathy Heiple: Everybody's mom  Norman Transcript

Kathy Heiple raised three children in Norman, but she's mothered many of the city's most vulnerable over the years. While Kathy volunteered at area schools, the ...

Moving our community forward on race and racism will take hard work, communication  Norman Transcript

Dr. George Henderson “retired” in 2006, but when you listen to the long list of classes he teaches and organizations he's involved with, it's easy to understand ...

Several high school football games moved ahead of severe storms  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - Fall is just around the corner, but residents may be dealing with heavy rainfall in addition to cooler temperatures later this week.

Norman native reflects on LGBTQ inclusivity in the city as its first Pride festival nears  The Oklahoma Daily

David Holladay often found himself coming home late at night, smelling like cigarette smoke and feeling exhilarated after a night spent at a club.

Norman High girls play up to potential in big Clash victory  Norman Transcript

It's difficult to be great, even harder to be perfect, but the Norman High girls accomplished one and approached the other in a 57-35 Crosstown Clash victory ...

Norman High's Henderson helps Tigers fight off Southmoore  Norman Transcript

Note: A previous version of this story misidentified Norman North senior guard Lindsey Waters. The Transcript regrets the error.

Former Norman High School student is charged in rape case

A rape charge has been filed against a former Norman High School student in a sexual assault case that led to students walking out of the Oklahoma school in ...

Getting to know Phil Cotten, Norman's longest-serving police chief  Norman Transcript

Law enforcement gets into your blood.” That's how former and the longest-tenured Norman Police Chief Phil Cotten explained his nearly half a century stint in ...

Norman High School's aquaponics system applies technology to traditional agriculture

The system, one of the few of its kind in Oklahoma to grow fish and plants together, produces romaine and butterleaf lettuce used by the district's food *service* ...

New e-cig prompts concern for teens  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Tech savvy teens may be susceptible to the growing popularity of one of the newest e-cigarettes on the market — JUUL — and it's sold in Norman, ...

Oklahoma high school football complete scores: Week 6  KOCO Oklahoma City

Oklahoma school teams kicked off Week 6 of the high school football season Friday. KOCO 5 Sports teamed up with our partners at ScoreStream to bring you ...


Oklahoma City Community Foundation awards $187000 in scholarships to metro area students.

Norman North begins working out in new training facility  Norman Transcript

On a Monday, in the middle of the summer, Norman North had one of its best lifting sessions ever.

Taste of Norman brings school patrons together for band benefit

School patrons attended Taste of Norman to benefit the two band programs at Norman High School and Norman North High School.

Oklahoma schools named among the best high schools in the country  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - Five Oklahoma City public schools are being honored after being named among the best high schools in the country. On Wednesday ...

Norman North survives scare from Norman

NORMAN — Norman North almost got more than it could handle, but it somehow survived. The third-ranked Timberwolves survived an inspired effort from rival ...

Former teacher of the year takes new job in Texas  Norman Transcript

When the Oklahoma Legislature ended its session on Friday, few were actually happy with the agreed upon budget, especially education advocates.

'Lauren's Law' passes the House, heads to Senate  Norman Transcript

House Bill 2734, a bill that adds consent and healthy relationships education as an optional program for schools, has passed the Oklahoma State House and it ...

Update: Convicted rapist of NHS student arrested near Norman North  Norman Transcript

Less than two years after pleading no contest to two counts of rape involving a then 16-year-old Norman High student, Tristen Killman-Hardin was arrested ...

Community Thanksgiving to be served in Norman  Norman Transcript

The holiday season has come again. Halloween has passed and our minds and hearts turn to Thanksgiving. This year, to be sure no one in our community is ...

Elizabeth Warren goes back to Oklahoma to emphasize her family roots  The Boston Globe

NORMAN, Okla. — When a group appeared with a video camera among the single-story bungalows on their street, the neighbors were mystified. Delores Clark ...

Norman seniors prepare for graduation

Norman's two high schools will hold commencement exercises for graduating seniors.

Norman's first Indian restaurant still feeding Normanites after nearly 40 years  Norman Transcript

What started as a pact between family members has turned into a staple in the Norman community. After 39 years, Misal of India Bistro, the first Indian restaurant ...

Norman High comes up short against Edmond North  Norman Transcript

The Norman High boys have been right where they want to be. Now, it's time to finish.

Volunteering led to interest in public service for Ward 6 candidate

JoBeth Hamon, Nathaniel Harding and Jim Holman are running for the open Ward 6 seat on the Oklahoma City Council.

More national merit winners from Oklahoma named

Twenty high school seniors from Edmond, nine from Oklahoma City and seven from Norman are among 80 winners from Oklahoma of National Merit ...

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