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Reunions: Oklahoma high school reunions

Edmond Edmond High School class of 1969: Looking for classmates for a 50th reunion Sept. 13-14. Call 405-252-0696 and leave a message, email ...

Norman class members invited to reunion  Norman Transcript

The Norman High School Class of 1979 and Class of 1978 reunion will be today and Saturday. The cost is $35 per person or $70 per couple for the weekend.

Norman High principal promoted to student services director  Norman Transcript

June is a big month for Scott Beck. He began his career in Norman Public Schools in June of 2004 as a teacher. Monday night, Beck was named the district's ...

Norman High School wins theater award  Norman Transcript

A group of thespian Tigers went back into the woods Sunday. They emerged victorious. Norman High School won Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble at ...

NHS principal Beck named High School Principal of the Year  Norman Transcript

Dr. Scott Beck, Norman High School principal, has been selected as the 2019 High Principal of the Year by the Oklahoma Association of Secondary School ...

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.

Norman Public Schools recognizes teachers, community support  Norman Transcript

Elizabeth Hoggatt stepped up to the podium to accept her 2019 Norman Public Schools Teacher of the Year Award with a box of tissues.

NHS opens 'Clue On Stage' tonight  Norman Transcript

For its spring production, Norman High School drama is taking the audience back to the 80s.

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.

Anthony Bruner, Carri Moss inducted into Norman High hoops Hall of Fame  Norman Transcript

Carri Moss remembers those summer days she spent in high school playing pickup basketball with Anthony Bruner.

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 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.

Okla. Foundation for Excellence announces 2019 Academic All-State scholars  Norman Transcript

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has announced the recipients of its prestigious 2019 Academic All-State Awards. These 100 top ...

Gatorade Award: Norman High's Sophia Maag latest Oklahoma recipient as female cross country runner of the year  Tulsa World

Sophia Maag of Norman High School is the 2018-19 Gatorade female cross country runner of the year.

Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence announces 2019 Academic All-State scholars  Norman Transcript

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence has announced the recipients of its prestigious 2019 Academic All-State Awards. These 100 top ...

PREP HOOPS: Though not hosting, NHS girls appear absolutely primed for postseason  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — It's unclear how USA Today manages to track an entire nation of high school basketball teams. Nonetheless, it purports to doing exactly that and ...

North's Liesenfeld becomes district's new chief technology officer  Norman Transcript

North North Principal Dr. Peter Liesenfeld is moving into a new role at Norman Public Schools.

Q&A with school board candidates  Norman Transcript

Two individuals are running for Office 4 on the Norman Public Schools Board of Education — incumbent Chad Vice and challenger Victoria McBride.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Deer Creek eliminated in brawl with Norman High  Edmond Sun

Deer Creek's girls basketball roster suffered a season-ending defeat at the hands of Norman High School Thursday evening. Bri Scott led the Lady Antlers with ...

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 Pride marks second year  Norman Transcript

Friday afternoon's rain showers didn't dampen Angela Scott's enthusiasm for celebrating at the 2019 Norman Pride Festival.

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 ...

Judge Rambo celebration scheduled for June 1  Norman Transcript

A celebration of life for Judge David Rambo, who died on May 13, is scheduled for June 1 from 2-4 p.m. at the Courtside Club at the Lloyd Noble Center.

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.

Community remembers judge, advocate David Rambo  Norman Transcript

Former judge and juvenile advocate David Rambo, 82, of Norman, died on May 13 after an almost two-decade battle with cancer.

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 ...

Both Norman high schools receive top marks in state schools' rankings  Norman Transcript

Two of the most prestigious annual lists of best high schools in the United States named Norman High School and Norman North High School as two of the most ...

'The Voice' contestant Maelyn Jarmon has Norman connection  Norman Transcript

Maelyn Jarmon certainly has a Frisco, Texas following for her participation in the later stages of "The Voice." She can count a Norman fanbase, too.

Andy Sherrer named president of Republic Bank; Thompson to remain CEO  Norman Transcript

Andy Sherrer, a longtime banker and Norman native, has been elected President of Republic Bank and Trust, the bank's Chief Executive Officer Chuck R.

Norman High kicks off Tigerpalooza  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 ...

Two-Sport High School Star Announces Major Commitment  The Spun

A two-sport high school star recruit has announced his commitment. Cade Horton, a baseball-football star out of Norman High School in Oklahoma, will be ...

Students say failure of 'Lauren's Law,' inadequate sex education in high schools contribute to sexual assault  The Oklahoma Daily

Lauren Atkins stood on the steps of the Oklahoma Capitol building with her friends and advocates, cloaked in darkness, breathing in the midnight air, wondering, ...

Q&A: Ben Emmert says NHS back in 'right direction' after regional final loss  Norman Transcript

Norman High will put its season on the line in an Area-round elimination game Friday.

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 ...

Jury convicts man charged with trooper's death  Norman Transcript

A Cleveland County jury has found 29-year-old D'Angelo Ladon Burgess guilty of first-degree murder for the death of Oklahoma Highway Patrol Lt. Donald ...

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 ...

Retest results are in for Lake Norman High drinking water. Here’s what they found.  Charlotte Observer

Retests of drinking water at Mooresville's Lake Norman High School found none of the chemical used in rocket propellant that had caused alarm in late ...

Norman NEXT aims to give back with 5K  Norman Transcript

Exercise, family fun and giving back to the community — Norman NEXT is combining all three with their “Off To The Races ZeroK and 5K” on April 20.

Prep notes: North volleyball handling highs and lows, Martin might not play vs. High  Norman Transcript

At first glance, the Norman North volleyball season seems to be going to script.

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.

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 ...

Xenia Institute to honor Dr. Nicole Jarvis  Norman Transcript

When Dr. Nicole Jarvis, a Norman physician, was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease on Nov. 1, 2011, at age 38, her life changed.

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.

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 ...

Area under Winter Storm Watch later today; ice, snow predicted  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Winter is forecast to come a bit early. After advising of a possible winter storm at the beginning of the week, the National Weather *Service* has ...

Norman Advanced Robotics team wins global botball tournament  Norman Transcript

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

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 ...

As the Oklahoma high school football playoff picture comes into focus, so do those pesky district points  Norman Transcript

It's October in Oklahoma, which means district points have re-entered high school football vernacular.

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.

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.”

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.

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 ...

OU Foundation lawsuit hearing rescheduled  Norman Transcript

A hearing in an open records lawsuit involving the OU Foundation that was slated for Monday has been rescheduled for May 13.

Rocky Martin Norman High's next football coach  Norman Transcript

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

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 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 ...

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 charged with rape  KOCO Oklahoma City

Cleveland County authorities have charged a former Norman High School student with two counts of rape. Tristen Killman-Hardin, 18, was charged with two ...

School violence, guns under discussion  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 ...

American Legion to celebrate 100 years  Norman Transcript

The American Legion is turning 100, and American Legion Post 88 in Norman is planning to celebrate.

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 ...

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.

'You go to Sandro's to see Sandro': Sandro's Pizza and Pasta owner considered a friend to many customers, Norman community  The Oklahoma Daily

Delicious and authentic. These are the words customer Kristina James used to describe Sandro's Pizza and Pasta.

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.

Women's Resource Center Gala set for Friday  Norman Transcript

The Women's Resource Center Gala, the Norman-based organization's annual event to raise awareness about the effects of domestic violence, sexual violence, ...

Police investigating alleged sexual assault at Norman High School

NORMAN, Okla. - Officials are investigating an alleged sexual assault involving two Norman High School students. Police said the assault was reported ...

Final goodbye for Norman High teacher who died suddenly  KOCO Oklahoma City

Friends, family, fellow staff and students said their final goodbyes Tuesday to a beloved teacher who died suddenly.

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 ...

THUNDERNOTES: Burton, with new deal, will be with the big team the rest of the way  Norman Transcript

When Thunder fans tune into tonight's game against Utah, there is one question they'll not have to wonder about.

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 ...

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 ...

Youth Leadership Oklahoma announces 19th class | News  Edmond Sun

OKLAHOMA CITY — Fifty-two high school seniors who compose Youth Leadership Oklahoma' s new 19th class will travel the state during a week-long trip to ...

Norman High class of 1965 plans reunion  Norman Transcript

The Norman High School Class of 1965 will celebrate its 50th year reunion on June 26-27 in Norman.

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.

Graphic: Norman students protest over rape and bullying allegations

UPDATED 11/24/2014 5:00 P.M. NORMAN, Okla. - Many students at Norman High School marched out of the classroom in a silent protest, but their message is ...

North SPUD Week looks to break record  Norman Transcript

Last year, the Norman North High School community raised over $200000 for six recipients during SPUD Week.

OU men's basketball: Oklahoma to play in 2019 Hall of Fame Classic  Norman Transcript

Oklahoma men's basketball revealed it will make a trip to Kansas City during its 2019-20 non-conference slate on Tuesday.

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 ...

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 ...

Norman’s Zac Taylor New Bengals Head Coach  KFOR Oklahoma City

Norman native Zac Taylor was officially introduced Tuesday as the new head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals. Taylor is just 35 years old, and becomes the ...

OU softball notepad: Oklahoma finding rhythm midway through 2019 season  Norman Transcript

Oklahoma softball hosts North Texas for a midweek non-conference clash before opening Big 12 play this weekend.

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

EDMOND — Everything was going right for Norman High.

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 School Students Enter Katy Perry Video Contest KWTV

A national music video contest featuring pop music superstar Katy Perry also involves 100's of students from Norman High School.

Football Recruiting: Three new offers out for 2020 recruits  Cowboys Ride For Free

Three new offers are out to three different positions in three different states. All three are in the class of 2020 as another heavy round of recruitment starts to pick ...

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.

Norman school board meeting hands out recognition to groups, individuals  Norman Transcript

A program that places men volunteers in Norman schools was honored at the Board of Education meeting Monday.

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 ...

Norman Public Schools reap benefits of bond success  Red Dirt Report

NORMAN, Okla.- When students return to classes at Norman Public Schools this month, most will see more than a *fresh* coat of paint. This year marks the ...

NHS Speech and Debate students held back from competing at Nationals due to funding  Norman Transcript

Nine students from Norman High School's Speech and Debate Team have the opportunity to compete at the National Speech and Debate Tournament.

Zac Taylor once coached Blake Griffin

Zac Taylor is the head coach of the Cincinnati Bengals. But the first team he coached might not have been in football. And one of his first pupils was Blake Griffin.

A salute to those signing up to serve | Local News  Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

U.S. Congressman Tom Cole this week congratulated eight Fourth District students who received and accepted appointments to one of the United States military ...

Norman High student gets perfect ACT score  Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Norman High senior Gus Kmetz said he use to be intimidated by standardized tests.

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.

Analysis | 'I'm sorry it's come to this': Why Oklahoma's 2016 Teacher of the Year is moving to Texas to work  The Washington Post

Shawn Sheehan is a teacher of special education at Norman High School in Norman, Okla., and he was the 2016 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year, as well as a ...

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 ...

Group calls to pass 'Lauren's Law' following Luther stabbing  KOKH FOX25

Stacey Wright, the founder of Yes All Daughters, said she had a feeling what caused a 14-year-old boy to stab a fellow student at Luther High School last week.

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