Archive: 7/29/16: Friday
Fallin's Plan To Use Surplus Money For Teacher Raises Could Be Unconstitutional
Gov. Mary Fallin’s suggestion to hold a special legislative session to allocate a $141-million surplus for teacher raises is facing a lot of criticism. The money was left over after mid-year cuts to state agencies; cuts that were deeper than necessary.
ACLU: Army Investigating Chelsea Manning After Suicide Attempt
The American Civil Liberties Union says a former Oklahoman and transgender soldier imprisoned in Kansas for sending classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks now faces possible punishment for offenses stemming from a suicide attempt.
BA Family Finds Unique Way To Monitor Son's Type 1 Diabetes
A Broken Arrow family has found a unique way to help their little boy, Eli, manage his Type 1 diabetes. They've hired an Enid company, Heartland Diabetic Alert Dogs to train an alert dog that will let anyone around Eli know that he may need help.
Pet Of The Week: Meet Doc
Doc is a 2-month-old Catahoula Leopard Dog mix who is just as sweet as he is cute. He spends lots of his time playing with his siblings, the rest of the Seven Dwarfs and Snow White, who are also looking for homes! He also is perfectly content in your arms and is just the sweetest love bug. He would make a great addition to a home with kids and he gets along with other dogs and cats!