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Barry Switzer Photo Goes Viral: College Football World Reacts

On Monday night, former Oklahoma head coach Barry Switzer reminded the college football world that the Sooners produce an awful lot of Heisman Trophy winners. Switzer shared a photo of a Heisman Trophy on the floor with a clever caption. "Oklahoma has won so many Heisman’s we use them as...
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Man arrested for arson after overnight fires in Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — A man was arrested on complaints of arson following overnight fires. Authorities said officers were dispatched to 1724 Pettee shortly before 6 a.m. They said George Halsteid had broke a window and set fire to his mother's residence. Police eventually located him behind 1700 Pettee...
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Lawyer is disbarred after trying to run his law practice from jail

The Oklahoma Supreme Court has disbarred a lawyer who continued practicing law from jail after his conviction for shooting and injuring a man outside an Oklahoma City nightclub. The state supreme court disbarred lawyer Jay Silvernail after rejecting a recommendation for a suspension of two years and one day. The...
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Small Firework Explosion At Yukon's Freedom Fest Celebration

Yukon officials said a fireworks malfunction caused a small explosion Monday night at the city's Freedom Fest. The explosion comes a day after OKC's fireworks show malfunctioned at Scissortail Park, injuring three people. The City of Yukon released a statement saying, in part, it ended the fireworks show "to ensure...
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Yukon Freedom Fest's fireworks show cut short due to malfunction

YUKON, Okla. — Another fireworks show in the Oklahoma City metro was cut short after a firework malfunction at Yukon's Freedom Fest. A video Chris McCullough shared with KOCO 5 shows the malfunction during Monday night's Fourth of July celebration in Yukon. You can see a firework exploding on the ground.
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Fireworks show highlights Edmond LibertyFest's 50th celebration

EDMOND, Okla. — All eyes went toward the skies Monday night as Edmond wrapped up this weekend's 50th LibertyFest with its highly anticipated fireworks show. Families waited in the Oklahoma heat for hours to watch the sparkling show five decades in the making. Open the video player above to...
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Suspect Arrested In Connection With SW OKC Fire Identified

Oklahoma City police arrested and identified a man connected to an arson investigation on the city's southwest side. The man has been identified as George Halstied. He is accused of setting his mother's apartment on fire. Firefighters responded to the scene shortly before 6 a.m. to the complex near Southwest...
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Former Cashion Football Player Dies After Grand Lake Cliff Dive

A former Cashion High School football player died after cliff jumping at Grand Lake this weekend. The Grand River Dam Authority (GRDA) said they recovered a body Saturday night around 7 p.m. in 31 feet of water, but did not identify the body. The Cashion football coach confirmed the man was 20-year-old Brexten Green.
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Fire Crews Respond To Break Out Of Grass Fires In NE Oklahoma City

Multiple fireplace crews have been referred to as to an outbreak of grass fires close to Northeast 122nd and Coltrane on Tuesday morning. Crews have been capable of get all of them out pretty rapidly, together with a two acre fireplace within the space. It is presently unclear how the...
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Firework Malfunction Injures 3 People In Crowd At Scissortail Park

A malfunctioned firework at Scissortail Park in Oklahoma City went off inside a crowd Sunday night and injured three people, according to the park's social media account. Scissortail Park tweeted out that the malfunction hurt three people in the crowd, but none were life-threatening. The show was immediately stopped and the fireworks company is investigating the accident.
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