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What Parents Need To Learn From Kevin Durant’s Injury  USA TODAY High School Sports

The parent can't leave these decisions up to others, they need to advocate on behalf of their child, according to I Love to Watch You Play.



Parents react to Durant High School shooting scare  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK -- Police say an effort between school staff and police helped stop a possible shooting threat at Durant High School yesterday, but some parents ...



Durant High School students walk out to protest mold concerns  KXII-TV

About 200 students and parents took part in the protest, saying the school has been keeping quiet about an alleged mold problem and that it has become a ...



Oklahoma’s ‘Teacher of the Year’ gets into heated debate with U.S. Education Secretary  KFOR Oklahoma City

DURANT, Okla. - An Oklahoma teacher is making headlines after he had a heated debate about public education with Betsy DeVos. Jon Hazell, a science ...



Construction continues on new Durant High School  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK - Construction continues this summer on the new Durant High School. Durant ISD Superintendent Jason Simeroth says the $35 million ...



Bill would make teacher strikes illegal in Oklahoma  KTEN

House Bill 2214 was introduced by Rep. Todd Russ (R-District 55), whose wife is a public school teacher.



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 ...



A reading riddle  Tampa Bay Times

Just weeks into the new semester, Hillsborough County School Board member Lynn Gray showed up to help in a classroom. Among the 18 third-graders being ...



Former Vanoss coach Jacob Grace headed to Durant  Theadanews

After spending the last six years as the head baseball coach at Vanoss, Jacob Grace has decided to take the leap from Class A to Class 5A.



Durant ISD lets students bring personal computing devices to school  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK -- Students at Durant High School are allowed to bring their own computing devices following a new district program.



Truman Burrage Durant High School  Tulsa World

Truman Burrage. Durant High School. Burrage is an Advanced Placement Scholar with Honors and a four-year honoree in the Choctaw Nation STAR Program.



Oklahoma teacher of the year shocked Betsy DeVos 'redefines' private schools as part of public education system  Tulsa World

WASHINGTON — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos met privately with the nation's top teachers Monday and asked them to talk about the obstacles they face in ...



Ray Richards takes over Durant Football  KXII-TV

Former Southeastern Head Coach Ray Richards has been named the head coach at Durant High School.



Durant ISD superintendent announces resignation  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK---The Superintendent of Durant ISD has announced his resignation after six years of *service*. "It was just one of those God-centered, God timing ...



Durant teacher: OKC foster dad accused of murder 'didn't have violent temper'  KXII-TV

A Durant High School graduate is sitting in an Oklahoma County jail accused of murdering his 2-month-old foster son.



Athlete Look Back: What was Kevin Durant's game like in high school?  USA TODAY High School Sports

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story originally appeared on USA TODAY High School Sports in January 2014. It has been updated. Before Michael Jordan was making ...



Texoma varsity baseball player hospitalized, police investigating  KXII-TV

Police are investigating after a Durant High School sophomore was hospitalized over the weekend. The family tells us the teen fractured his neck and has ...



Joe Scott Andrews  Daily Ardmoreite

Memorial services for J. Scott Andrews, 53, will be held Thursday morning at 11 a.m. in the Centennial Chapel of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home with Dr. Alton ...



Watch Blake Griffin vs Kevin Durant in high school  Tulsa World

In the summer of 2005, then-teenagers Kevin Durant (#42, black), Blake Griffin (#34, white), Ty Lawson (#1, black) and NFL player Sam Bradford all converged ...



Local educators running for office in Oklahoma  KXII-TV

While others plan to keep on at the Capitol until the Legislature approves more funding, educators like Republican David Bullard, who filed for the District 6 ...



Grove Track goes fifth, sixth at Regionals  Miami News Record

Grove's track and field team competed in the 5A Regional Track meet on Saturday, May 4. The meet was held at Tulsa Union High School. The Ridgerunners ...



Confederate flag rally precedes Obama visit to Durant  Tulsa World

"We are having a rally for the battle flag," said Stephanie Edge of Hugo. "It is not a racial thing. It is not a protest."



Bonham student drowns in Collin County quarry  KTEN

Melissa police said Xzavion Epps struggled after leaping into a water-filled gravel pit on Sunday evening.



Calera teen wins gold at USA Weightlifting Youth Nationals  KXII-TV

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) -- A Calera teen is now a weightlifting national champion. Bailee Arthur is 15 years old and just finished her first year at Durant High ...



DURANT HIGH SCHOOL | Local Education | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

DURANT (Iowa) HIGH SCHOOL has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 47 students:



Durant students want restitution for $1,000 gift puppy that died unexpectedly  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK -- It was an effort by students, parents and alumni of the Durant High School Marching band. The community came together to raise $1000 to buy ...



2017 Oklahoma Teacher of the Year: What about the children? What about all of us!  Tulsa World

But while teachers teach, we all possess the broader responsibility of education. The responsibility requires sacrifice, which I believe we all our willing to share.



The Great Debate: How will President Obama pronounce “Durant”?  kfor.com

DURANT, Okla. -- In anticipation of President Obama's arrival in Durant, Okla., we've been covering a slew of topics. But little does Mr. President know, tonight, ...



Fall commencement at Southeastern set for Dec. 16  KXII-TV

Two commencement ceremonies will be held in Bloomer Sullivan Arena, beginning at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Dec. 16.



Chickasaw jewelry artist preps exotic items for festival  Theadanews

In 2018, Tulsa artist E. Dee Tabor was aware her bolo tie creation titled “Treaty” could well be the most provocative piece displayed at the Artesian Arts Festival.



Durant teacher picks up state honor, urges fellow educators to stay in Oklahoma  Tulsa World

Glenpool High School history teacher Mike Doudican was named runner-up at the Oklahoma's Teacher of the Year ceremony at State Fair Park.



59 years later, Durant veteran gets high school diploma  KXII-TV

DURANT, OK - A local war veteran whose education was cut short more than 50 years ago got a special surprise today while touring the new high school in ...



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.



41 Oklahoma high schools make second, third tiers in U.S. News and World Report's rankings  Tulsa World

Several Tulsa-area high schools were among the 41 Oklahoma high schools to make it into the second and third tiers of U.S. News and World Report's annual ...



Durant Student Dies in Scuba Diving Accident  KTEN

Faculty and students at Durant High School, as well as members of the Durant community are mourning the death of a student. KTEN's Kristi Branam spoke with ...



“This is our heritage,” Confederate flag supporters protest ahead of Obama’s Oklahoma arrival  kfor.com

DURANT, Okla. - A group of Confederate flag supporters were out in force near Durant on Wednesday before the president arrived in town. The group was ...



Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Use this table to compare suspension rates by school and race across Oklahoma for the 2011-2012 school year. Columns on the left show enrollment and those ...



Father, daughter killed in Calera crash  KXII-TV

Police are investigating wreck that killed a 67-year-old man and his 9-year-old daughter Monday evening in Calera.



Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...



See the 100 Oklahoma students named All-State by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence  Tulsa World

Jones High School. Abbott serves as president of the school choir and the Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center STEM class. Through STEM, he ...



Tate's Aggie Classic returns with biggest field yet  Pensacola News Journal

Seven host sites across Escambia and Santa Rosa County will be scene of the four-day tournament.



Standing Firm for Avery  KXII-TV

ADA,Okla The entire city is coming together as they rally around one of their very own, Avery Anderson. "She's one of the most special young ladies that I've ever ...



Teacher of the Game | Oklahoma City Thunder  OKCThunder.com

Melanie Crowder: Upper Elementary - Grove Thunder vs. Clippers November 11, 2016. Why did you choose to become an educator? I chose to become an ...



Roller Coaster Derails, Sending 2 People Plunging 34 Feet to the Daytona Beach Boardwalk Below  PEOPLE.com

Two people fell 34 feet after a roller coaster derailed in Florida, with a total of 10 riders extricated from the ride.



Everything you need to know about Kevin Durant and 2016 free agency  Sports Illustrated

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant's free agency continues to loom over the NBA playoffs.



Madill steel plant responds following deadly furnace explosion  KTEN

MADILL -- The Madill steel plant where two employees died in an explosion this week is now responding. Gonzalo Martinez, 38, and Brody Davenport, 23, died ...



Texas Teens Dangle 120 Feet for 3 Hours on Roller Coaster During Lightning Storm: ‘I Thought We Were Going to Die’  PEOPLE.com

Texas teenagers stuck on The Joker rollercoaster for 3 hours.



NATCHEZ HIGH'S FAMILY GUY: Natchez introduces new girls' basketball coach Tim Richardson - Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper | Mississippi's Best Community Newspaper  Natchez Democrat

NATCHEZ — One-year-old Taylor Richardson doesn't have the jump shot, height or basketball mind her father Tim Richardson has developed over the course ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Woman Riding Florida Roller Coaster During Derailment Speaks Out: I 'Thought I Was Going to Die'  PEOPLE.com

One of the passengers aboard the roller coaster that derailed in Florida last week is opening up about the terrifying experience.



Chelsea Baker dreams of pitching in college and MLB. Can she do it?  SI.com

17-year-old Chelsea Baker is a Florida high school pitcher with a wicked knuckleball and dreams of MLB stardom. But can she blaze a trail for women in ...



Ada for Avery | Local News  Theadanews

Richard R. Barron/The Ada NewsThe Ada High School marching band were among those who wore “#AllInForAve” t-shirts Friday night in support of Ada student ...



Hugo Eyes Run to 3A Basketball State Championship  KTEN

The Hugo Buffaloes are in the state tournament for the first time since 2013, but they are far from satisfied.



Meet some of the smartest kids in Oklahoma: The 2017 Academic All-State scholars  Tulsa World

Meet the 100 Oklahoma students names 2017 Academic All-Staters by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence.



Can Pro Sports Go Co-Ed?  New York Times

A 13-year-old, Mo'Ne Evans, is a Little League superstar. What future is there for talented young women in a sports industry that remains steadfastly gender ...



Families of war dead keep their treasures as a way to keep them close  Tampabay.com

On Monday, Americans bow heads and raise flags to honor those who died while serving their country. But for the loved ones of those who died, no matter how ...



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