All locationswill be closed for Labor Day on Mon, Sep 5
The Peggy Helmerich Library will be closed temporarily for light renovation. We anticipate the closure to last several weeks. During the closure, any items you have placed on hold will be sent to Hardesty Library.
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On June 15, 2012 President Obama, under executive action, changed Homeland Security policy to not initiate deportation of non-threatening illegal immigrants who came to the United States before age 16. This process is know as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Today (August 15) was the first day U.S. Citizen and Immigration Services (USCIS) began accepting requests for deferred action.
In spite of the wildfires, Mannford students head back to school tomorrow (August 16). As residents of Creek County and other communities around the state try to find normalcy in the wake of the wildfires, more help arrives.
Governor Fallin has requested disaster relief funds from the federal government. There is no timeline on when this requres will be filled or denied. Any notice will definitely appear on this blog.
Last week Oklahoma experienced a series of devastating wildfires that scorched over 93,000 acres and left hundreds homeless. Saturday in Tulsa, residents saw hazy orange skies and ash raining from the sky... visual evidence of the destruction and heartache that was impacting fellow Okies. As the smoke begins to clear, literally & figuratively, families and communities across Oklahoma will start rebuilding.
Oklahoma Sales Tax Holiday Starts Tomorrow: August 3-5, 2012
Beginning at 12:01 am on Friday, August 3, 2012 and ending at twelve midnight on Sunday, August 5, 2012, Oklahoma will hold a sales tax holiday giving shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain clothing and shoes free of sales tax. This includes state and any local sales taxes.
As part of the on-going implementation of the Affordable Care Act, beginning today, American women receive access to eight preventive care services without a cost sharing requirement (a.k.a. copay). These preventive care services are...