Tulsa County, OK


Jury finds Tulsa man guilty of triple homicide, arson

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) – After three days of testimony, a Tulsa County jury has found a man guilty of murdering three people, including a 7-year-old, before setting the north Tulsa house they were in on fire. A jury sentenced Keenan Burkhalter to life in prison without parole for each...
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Look: Errant Cam Smith drive hit fellow golfer Aaron Wise in the head

Cam Smith was looking to make a move on Saturday at the PGA Championship, but it’s hard to think that hitting a fellow golfer with a drive was in his plans. At the 2022 PGA Championship, one of the idiosyncrasies of Southern Hills Country Club is the close proximity of other holes. Yes, many courses that we see often on the PGA Tour have fairways that run parallel to one another and Southern Hills has that too, but there are crossing tee-boxes and greens all throughout the Tulsa property.
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Former Mena resident charged with rape of a minor

A former Mena, Polk County resident, Richard Ray Bagwell (22), (aka Richard Ray Bagwell, Jr.) has been arrested by the Tulsa Police Department. Bagwell, who currently resides Tulsa, was arrested May 10, 2022, on charges of rape – second degree, in violation of 21 O.S. 1114 (Eds. Title 21 of O.S. Oklahoma Statute 1114); lewd molestation, in violation of 21 O.S. 1123(A); and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, in violation of 21 O.S. 856. All three offenses were reported as occurring on Feb. 13, 2022.

PGA Championship: John Daly’s presence brings joy to golf fans, one memory goes viral

John Daly will likely miss the cut at the PGA Championship, but that doesn’t mean he’s not enjoying himself in Tulsa, Oklahoma, during the first two rounds of the major. On Thursday, Daly was the leader in the tournament for a brief moment after he birdied the first and fifth holes to start the event. It was enough for golf fans to cheer him in through the event. He finished the first round shooting a 72 –just off the lead.

Pga Championship, tee times of second round

The PGA Championship 2022 is celebrated, the 'major' that takes place in Southern Hills. Rory McIlroy starts as first classified with -5 on the first day, followed by Zalatoris and Hoge, both with -4. Jon Rahm has not had a good first day of competition and is far from the leading group with +2 over par for the field.
North Country Public Radio

Tiger Woods makes the cut to play the 3rd round of the PGA Championship

Tiger Woods has made the cut for the third round of the PGA Championship. Despite another rough performance at his second major golf event since suffering a leg injury in a car accident last year, Woods managed one stroke under par for the first 36 holes in the second round of the tournament on Friday.
Oklahoma Daily

OU softball: Sooners head coach Patty Gasso to be inducted into Oklahoma Hall of Fame

Oklahoma head coach Patty Gasso was announced as one of the eight inductees to be named to the 2022 Oklahoma Hall of Fame class on Thursday. Gasso was already inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame in 2019 and National Fastpitch Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2012. In 27 seasons coaching the Sooners, Gasso has won five national championships and appeared in the Women’s College World Series 14 times.

Man accused of bringing gun on Tulsa Public Schools bus arrested

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — A man accused of bringing a pistol onto a Tulsa Public Schools bus while threatening a bus driver was arrested Thursday. Around 2:45 p.m., Tulsa police say Donavan Walker wanted the bus driver to apologize to his child for being removed from the bus earlier in the day.
CBS Sports

2022 PGA Championship live stream, watch online: Tiger Woods in Round 1, coverage, TV schedule Thursday

Can you feel it? Do you smell it? The 2022 PGA Championship has arrived, and four days of pristine golf return to Southern Hills for a major championship for the first time in 15 years. It all begins Thursday with Round 1 as the Tulsa, Oklahoma, grounds will be filled to capacity with fans. (Whether they will imbibe in those $18 beers remains to be seen.)