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Little Leaguer Comforts Pitcher Who Hit Him in Head with Ball: 'Just Throw Strikes and Take Deep Breaths'

Two Little League baseball players came together for a feel-good moment at the Little League World Series Southwest Region Tournament championship game. On Tuesday, Pearland, Texas Little League pitcher Kaiden Shelton hit Tulsa, Oklahoma National Little League's Isaiah Jarvis in the head with a pitch during the bottom of the first inning. The pitch connected with Jarvis' left ear flap, sending the batter's helmet flying and Jarvis to the ground, according to video of the play shared on Twitter and obtained by PEOPLE.
PEARLAND, TX
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Bartlesville man pleads guilty to stalking, threatening Hern, wife

A Bartlesville man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to cyberstalking and threatening to kidnap and assault U.S. Rep. Kevin Hern and his wife. Keith Charles Eisenberger, 39, made “concerning statements” dating back to November 2018, when Hern won his first term in the 1st Congressional District, with the threats escalating on social media and during visits to Hern’s offices in Tulsa and Washington, D.C., according to the U.S. attorney’s office in the Northern District of Oklahoma.
BARTLESVILLE, OK
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High school football: Bixby, Riverheads enter 2022 season with longest active win streaks

The two longest active high school football win streaks in the nation belong to a pair of schools who now own the longest all-time win streak in their respective states. Riverheads (Staunton, Va.) has won 50 games in a row (including one by forfeit) after finishing 14-0 last year. The Gladiators will be under new leadership this year, however, as longtime coach Robert Casto has stepped down after 26 seasons and nine state championships. Riverheads has won the last six VHSL Group 1 championships under Casto. Last year, the Gladiators broke the state record of 45 in a row, previously held by Phoebus.
BIXBY, OK
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Missing Child Found Safe In Tulsa, Reunited With Family

Tulsa Police say a child who was missing in Tulsa on Wednesday afternoon has been found safe. A non-family member who lives in the same home of the child and his family member saw the child playing outside while the child's family member was inside the house, TPD said. The...
TULSA, OK
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YWCA announces new south Tulsa location

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — YWCA Tulsa announced the opening of a new South Tulsa location. This location will help to provide case management, employment services, and other resources to Tulsa's immigrant and refugee community, including over 875 Afghan refugees who relocated to Tulsa in the fall of 2021. The...
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Empire Slice House offering discount for teachers statewide

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — Empire Slice House is offering its "Empire for Education" initiative once again. This originally kicked off in 2018 in support of teachers during the walkouts. They announced a permanent 25 percent discount for all teachers with a valid school ID across all Empire locations. This...
TULSA, OK

Missing 4-year-old found, reunited with family

TULSA, Okla. — UPDATE (08/10; 5:24 p.m.) — Preston Wade, a 4-year-old boy who disappeared earlier Wednesday afternoon has been found and reunited with his family. Tulsa police are searching for a missing and endangered child. 4-year-old Preston Wade was last seen near Peoria and E. 49th Street...
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