News for Community

Monday, June 03, 2019
OKLAHOMA CITY – This Father’s Day, the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline is encouraging fathers who use tobacco to make the healthy decision to quit. From the decisions they make to the habits they practice, their behaviors can have a lasting effect on their children. Bryce Barfield, of Shawnee, decided to quit smoking when his daughter was six months old. After more than 25 years of smoking, Barfield ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 03, 2019
Moore Norman Technology Center has recognized 553 graduates from their full-time career programs this month. MNTC Superintendent Jane Bowen said the economic impact of the 2019 graduating class over their working lifetimes will be in excess of $100 million. She also said that of the 2018 graduating class 90% are employed in their MNTC field of study or have continued their education. Moore ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Justin Hunter, PhD(c), MPA, NRP, FP-C, a critical care paramedic with Norman Regional Health System’s EMSSTAT and an EMS Program Director and Assistant Professor for Oklahoma State University, is set to speak at The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Show 2019 in London. The EMS Show is June 25-26 and is the United Kingdom’s largest event for emergency medical professionals. Hunter, one of only a ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, May 24, 2019
The Moore Chamber along with Presenting Sponsor, Tinker Federal Credit Union and Armed Forces Sponsor, OG&E hosted their 2nd Annual Military Appreciation Luncheon. Adjutant General of Oklahoma, Major General Michael Thompson was the keynote speaker. Members of the Chamber along with community leaders and active and retired service men and women, enjoyed a heartfelt appreciation presentation from ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, May 17, 2019
Moore Norman Technology Center Board of Education President Glen Cosper is pleased to announce that Brian Ruttman has been selected as the school’s new superintendent, succeeding Jane Bowen who announced her retirement earlier this year. The board voted unanimously to approve Ruttman’s appointment at the regular board meeting held May 16, 2019.   “The board believes that Brian exhibits the ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release