Category: Oklahoma

Storms leave at least 22 dead, thousands without power over Memorial Day weekend

Severe storms hit parts of the U.S. over Memorial Day weekend, leaving at least 22 people dead and injuring hundreds. The storms hit worst in parts of Texas, Oklahoma,¬†Arkansas¬†and Kentucky, before moving toward the East Coast on Monday evening. Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) announced at a press conference Monday that five people in his state died, including a 54-year-old man who had a heart…

I’m a startup founder who moved from Houston to Tulsa for a more affordable lifestyle. I’ve been impressed by Tulsa’s...

Jhonathan Vazquez and his wife moved from Houston, Texas to Tulsa, Oklahoma in 2021. Courtesy of Jhonathan Vazquez Jhonathan Vazquez moved from Houston to Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 2021. The first-generation immigrant was seeking a more affordable cost of living and less traffic. Vazquez said he’s fallen in love with Tulsa’s thriving entrepreneurial scene and arts offerings. This as-told-to essay is based on a conversation with…