59% In 2016, 59 percent of all bucks taken by Oklahoma hunters were 3 1/2 years old or older, ranking the Sooner State
fourth in the nation in percentage of mature bucks in the overall harvest, according to the Quality Deer Management Association.
In addition to its 12 distinctive eco-regions that include prairies, mountains, and tablelands, the Sooner State
features multiple parks and forests, high-rise skylines, and a little-known high concentration of art deco architecture.
To put it into perspective, about 25 more hunters have completed the bowhunting Super Slam than have killed a 20-inch-plus bear in the Sooner State
. At the time of this writing, there are four Oklahoma black bears in the Boone and Crockett record books.
Topping an exciting fight card promoted by Holden Productions, Baranchyk fought his second consecutive match in the Sooner State
. Backed by chants of "Beast, Beast, Beast" from the packed house at the Buffalo Run Casino, Baranchyk battered Cruz until his corner threw in the towel at 1:07 of the third round.
senator from Texas won his home state and the Sooner State
by a narrower margin, while billionaire Donald Trump swept most of the 11 nominating contests of the day.
The Sooner state
joined Missouri, South Dakota, and Utah in allowing women considering an abortion 72 hours to ponder this life-and-death decision.
In Oklahoma, a state legislator has insisted that lawmakers there can simply "nullify" the high court ruling by declaring it inoperative in the Sooner State
Mike Ritze, a key member of the constitutionally minded bloc of the Oklahoma House of Representatives that successfully derailed the con-con locomotive in the Sooner State
, told The New American that the fight was close and the hour was late, but in the end a majority of his colleagues decided "they did not want to open the Pandora's box of a con-con." Ritze supports state nullification of unconstitutional federal laws as the far safer approach for reining in the federal government.
How about that the Sooner State
has a Santa Claus Commission?
Union Pacific Railroad acquired complete ownership of a rail line in Oklahoma decades after state officials saved what continues to be a link of commerce through the Sooner State
But thankfully for credit unions in the Sooner State
, the highs and lows of the real estate market experienced in other states isn't part of that mix.
Forty-three delegates were up for grabs in the Sooner State
, making it the fifth-largest cache up for grabs on Super Tuesday.
The DAV Department of Oklahoma's Mobile Service Unit is a symbol of service and gratitude for veterans in the Sooner State
Woodward, what's the situation in the Sooner State
SHOT IN OKLAHOMA: A CENTURY OF SOONER STATE
CINEMA is a pick for cinema and Oklahoma history holdings alike, and documents the reasons why the state has served as a backdrop and home base for cinematic productions over the decades.