Tulsa, OK – Jenks and Glenpool voters go to the polls yesterday with different results. Voters in Jenks approved school bond issues while residents in Glenpool rejected proposals for a sports complex, the streets and the cemetery.
The Jenks plan would not raise taxes; the Glenpool proposal would have increased property taxes.
Turley, OK – Tulsa County Sheriff's Deputies close down what they call a Chop-Shop near Turley. 28-year-old Corey Owens was arrested by Tulsa County Deputies serving a search warrant shortly after day break this morning near 56th Street North and Lewis.
Owens was arrested about 7:30 a.m. Deputies recovered several vehicles and weapons. Owens has a past drug conviction. Bond has been set at 70-thousand dollars.
Tulsa, OK – It is costing you more to get a tankful. Gasoline prices in the Tulsa area have been increasing about a penny per day for about a week now. Most stations are charging around $2.69 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline.
The AAA's Chuck Mai says the increasing Dow and a declining dollar are two reasons for the steady increase. He expects prices to level off by Christmas.