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Gary Cox, director of the Tulsa City-County Health Department, formally assumed the duties of president of the National Association of County and City Health Officials on Tuesday at the association's annual meeting in Sacramento, Calif.
By ANDREA EGER Read the state's compliance audit of special education at Tulsa alternative schools. TPS is told it violated requirements in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
By Michael Smith, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 6--So autobiographical were the hormones and humor of Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's teen characters in "Superbad" that the men simply had to name them Seth and Evan.
By Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 5--All lanes of the Broken Arrow Expressway are now open after a three-vehicle accident closed down the highway and left one person in critical condition and two others hurt. The crash occurred around 3 p.m.
By Jeff Postelwait, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 5--Even with workers revamping the facade of the building and construction trucks parked in the lot, Whole Foods Market was crowded with shoppers Monday morning as the store kicked off a week of events to celebrate its conversion to new ownership.
By D.R. Stewart, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 5--American Airlines and American Eagle, its regional airline a6liate, reported single-digit decreases in passenger tra6c in July compared with July 2007, airline executives said Monday.
By Kim Archer, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 4--Next time you're picking up a pack of gum or a prescription at your neighborhood pharmacy, you might check out your risk of developing diabetes.
By April Marciszewski, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 3--It's about caring for the entire community, not just individual patients. It's about harnessing the altruism of first-year medical and physician assistant students before the hard work of school wears them down.
By Sam Powell, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 3--Summer-season nature programs and classes continue at Tulsa Parks and Recreation Department's Oxley Nature Center in the northeast corner of Mohawk Park. "Water Testing 101," 10 a.m. Saturday, for all ages.
By Ryan Strong, Tulsa World, Okla. Aug. 1--Natasha Stennis wasn't happy with how her four oldest children performed in elementary school. She wants her fifth child to be different.
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