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Championship Builders

All Sports Association Continues Legacy of Premier Sporting Events by Lindsay Cuomo Collegiate athletics bring vibrancy to Oklahoma’s culture, entertaining and uniting the state in common bonds of team identity and competition. Each year, amateur athletes, powered by their universities, compete alongside one another, fusing hard work and talent in their relentless pursuit of a […]

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Service Spotlight – Justin Vinyard

by Catherine Poslusny What characteristics turn an ordinary position into a dream job? Norman firefighter Justin Vinyard doesn’t have to think twice about his answer- excitement, teamwork and community service. He’s been with the Norman Fire Department for more than seven years, and he’ll still confidently tell anyone that asks that he’s found the best […]

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Chicken With a Mission

New Restaurant Brings Good Food and Good Works to Norman by Paige Uhr Are you hungry for a cause? PDQ – short for People Dedicated to Quality – is more than a drive-through restaurant that serves hand-breaded chicken tenders. It can also satisfy its customer’s appetite for serving the community. Also known for being “pretty […]

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Foot Golf

Just For Kicks

Emerging Sport of FootGolf Takes Hold at Norman’s Cobblestone Creek by Chelsey Kraft On any given day at Cobblestone Creek Golf Club, soccer balls soar through the air. At first glance, this may seem unconventional, but it’s actually a combination of the popular sports of golf and soccer, known as FootGolf. “Basically, it’s soccer that’s […]

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Backyard Paradise

Custom Pools Throw Water on Oklahoma’s Sizzling Summer Heat by Catherine Poslusny With the rise of the “staycation,” homeowners are looking for more ways to turn their backyards into their own slice of paradise. Outdoor kitchens, lounge areas, bars and even media centers are more popular than ever. The sky is the limit when it […]

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Service Spotlight: Captain Jamie Shattuck

A Multi-Decade Career Propelled by a Passion for Helping People by Lindsay Cuomo Like many things in life, Captain Jamie Shattuck’s career with the Norman Police Department has been forged with perseverance and a steadfast focus on his goal to make Norman a safer, better place to live. Those central ideals that Shattuck entered his […]

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