The Local Angle
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Ada Blake Shelton (native) Luke Bryan Offers to Officiate Blake and Gwen's Wedding — and Teases Why It Must Happen Soon  (Apr 16) context
Douglas Edwards (native) 'Call Me by Your Name' Selected as Best Picture by LA Film Critics Association  (Dec 03) context
Ardmore Rex Ryan (native) RB Danny Woodhead announces retirement after 10 seasons in the NFL  (Mar 17) context
Broken Arrow Archie Bradley (baseball) (native) Watch: Diamondbacks Relief Pitcher Archie Bradley Hits Two-Run Triple in Seventh Inning  (Oct 05) context
Cheyenne Frank Lucas (Oklahoma) (native) Farm bill process starts again: What could go wrong?  (Feb 20) context
Crescent Bradley Manning (native) Manning leaves US prison seven years after giving secrets to WikiLeaks  (May 18) context
Duncan Ron Howard (native) Rance Howard, actor and father of Ron Howard, dies at 89, family says  (Nov 26) context
Durant Cord McCoy (native) 'Amazing Race' contestant heads to Oklahoma primary runoff  (Jun 29) context
Edmond James Lankford (resident) Republicans propose new DACA bill  (Sep 25) context
Eufaula J. C. Watts (native) Former GOP Rep.: If Leaders Are Silent, 'They Wear The Cap'  (Aug 20) context
Fort Sill Rey Maualuga (native) Veteran linebacker Rey Maualuga to sign with Dolphins  (Aug 19) context
Frederick Buddy Ryan (native) Buddy Ryan and his players fought for each other  (Jun 28) context
Healdton Rue McClanahan (native) Cheesecake for the Soul: A 'Golden Girls' Cafe Opens  (Feb 18) context
Holdenville T. Boone Pickens (native) T. Boone Pickens Closes Energy Hedge Fund After Setbacks  (Jan 12) context
Idabel Countess Vaughn (native) Here's why shifts in job market favor women  (Oct 07) context
Konawa Al McAffrey (native) The Latest: McAffrey holds narrow lead in Democratic runoff  (Aug 24) context
Lawton Leon Russell (native) NAACP Holds First Trump-Era Convention With No National Leader  (Jul 22) context
Lexington Harold Hamm (native) This Oklahoma Fracking King Could Become Trump's Energy Secretary  (Jul 21) context
McAlester Reba McEntire (native) Everything to Know About the 2018 ACM Awards: From Nominees and Performers to How You Can Watch  (Apr 15) context
Midwest City Mike Gundy (native) Oklahoma State, Virginia Tech eager to send seniors out with Camping World Bowl win  (Dec 28) context
Morris Anita Hill (native) Joe Biden Says He Owes Anita Hill an Apology  (Dec 14) context
Muskogee Carrie Underwood (native) Carrie Underwood Photographed for First Time Since Requiring 40 Face Stitches  (Jan 03) context
Norman Jerrie Cobb (native) New Netflix Doc 'Mercury 13' Tells the Story of NASA's Other Hidden Figures  (Apr 10) context
Jim Ross (resident) Jim Ross Signs New WWE Deal, Will Call Top Match At WrestleMania 33 On Sunday  (Mar 31) context
Okemah Woody Guthrie (native) RIP Fred Hellerman of the Weavers, a Group That Was a Lot More Than Just 'Influential'  (Sep 04) context
Oklahoma City Elizabeth Warren (native) Heap big FAKE: ACTUAL Indian sues city for telling him he can't call Elizabeth Warren a FAKE one  (Apr 24) context
Gerald McCoy (native) Buccaneers are cutting Chris Baker  (Feb 20) context
Sam Bradford (native) Vikings upset with officials after missed call on hit to Bradford  (Dec 02) context
Jared Hess (fighter) (native) 'Masterminds' Is A Great Example Of Why Improv Comedy And True Crime Don't Usually Coexist  (Sep 30) context
Al McAffrey (resident) The Latest: McAffrey holds narrow lead in Democratic runoff  (Aug 24) context
Mary Fallin (resident) Flags to be flown half-staff and Capitol will turn blue in wake of Dallas attack  (Jul 08) context
Okmulgee Bill Self (native) Bill Self coaching Kansas to Final Four might be highlight of his Hall of Fame career  (Mar 26) context
Owasso Dylan Bundy (native) Dylan Bundy masters the Mariners for Orioles' sixth straight win  (Aug 30) context
Ponca City Joel Sartore (native) Half the world's species could go extinct and you're part of the problem  (May 19) context
Ryan Chuck Norris (native) Chuck Norris says MRI chemical poisoned his wife  (Nov 02) context
Salina Gary Condit (native) Gary Condit's sex life goes to court in hearing on Chandra Levy's murder  (May 19) context
Shawnee Brad Pitt (native) Brad Pitt put down $120000 to watch Game of Thrones with Emilia Clarke and was still outbid  (Jan 07) context
Spavinaw Mickey Mantle (native) 1952 Mickey Mantle card by Topps sells for near-record $2.88M  (Apr 20) context
Stillwater James Marsden (native) 'Westworld' Debuts Season 2 Trailer: "The Reckoning Is Here"  (Mar 29) context
Taloga Jordy Mercer (native) WATCH: Fan takes a plate of nachos to the face on foul ball  (Aug 11) context
Tulsa Tyler Lockett (native) Three takeaways from the Houston Texans drafting Texas Tech wide receiver Keke Coutee  (Apr 28) context
Jim Inhofe (resident) Scott Pruitt's Political Patron Now Questions the EPA Chief's Ethics  (Apr 24) context
David Duke (native) Minneapolis nightclub closes after owner donates to David Duke campaign  (Sep 03) context
Bill Goldberg (native) Bill Goldberg Appears After WWE RAW: Talks Getting Booed, This WWE Run, His Brock Lesnar Match  (Apr 04) context
Garth Brooks (native) Weepy Winners, Celeb Selfies and Jay Z: Everything You Didn't See on TV at the CMA Awards  (Nov 03) context
Tupelo Cord McCoy (resident) 'Amazing Race' contestant heads to Oklahoma primary runoff  (Jun 29) context
Vinita Phil McGraw (native) Dr. Phil's Show Denies Claims That Guests Were Encouraged to Use Drugs and Alcohol  (Dec 29) context
Weatherford Jeff Banister (native) Banister On Jays Fans Clamoring For Odor: “It Must Be Christmas In Canada Because They're Gonna Get Him”  (Oct 05) context
Westville Jim Ross (native) Jim Ross Signs New WWE Deal, Will Call Top Match At WrestleMania 33 On Sunday  (Mar 31) context
Wetumka Jim Skaggs (native) Rand Paul and his neighbor haven't talked in years  (Nov 09) context