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2011-09-17 07:00:00

The Tulsa Elks Lodge, located at 5335 South Harvard in Tulsa Oklahoma will host a free âœYouth Dayâ for kids and adults on October 15th starting at 9:30 am and running until 2:30 pm. Tulsa, Oklahoma (PRWEB) September 17, 2011 The Drug Awareness Committee, co-chaired by Mr. Lou Pappas and Mrs. Joyce Hart, in conjunction with Tulsa Youth and Community Affairs Committees are working together to bring to the community a day of games, exhibits and invaluable...

2011-08-04 15:05:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) and ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) will participate in the Tuohy Brothers Annual Midstream One-on-One Conference in New York City on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011. John W. Gibson, chairman, president and chief executive officer of ONEOK and ONEOK Partners, will conduct a series of meetings with investment-community representatives at the conference. The materials utilized at the conference will be accessible on the ONEOK and...

2011-08-01 15:05:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) announced today that it has entered into a new $1.2 billion, five-year senior unsecured revolving credit facility with a syndicate of 18 banks, led by Citigroup, Barclays Capital and Wells Fargo Securities. The new credit facility replaces the existing $1 billion, five-year senior unsecured revolving credit facility that matures in March 2012. The credit facility includes a $100 million sublimit for the...

2011-07-28 13:30:00

TULSA, Okla., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics (OBN) is partnering with the City of Tulsa and Covanta WBH, the owner/operator of the Energy-from-Waste facility in Tulsa to safely dispose of prescription drugs collected throughout the state. Since March 1, 2011, through the Safe Trip for Scripts Program, OBN has distributed nearly one-hundred (100) permanent drug disposal metal containers in police and sheriff department lobbies for the public to safely dispose...

2011-07-21 15:05:00

TULSA, Okla., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: DTG) ("the Company") today announced that Rental Car Finance Corp. ("RCFC"), a special purpose Oklahoma corporation and wholly owned subsidiary of the Company, priced $500 million in aggregate principal amount of medium-term Series 2011-1 rental car asset backed notes. The notes will be issued in two separate classes, with senior Class A notes and subordinated Class B notes. (Logo:...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'