Oklahoma City, OK – Oklahoma oil and gas industry struggled in 2009
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) A state report suggests that Oklahoma's oil and gas industry struggled in 2009.
According to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's annual report on oil and gas activity, production numbers were about the same as other years but intent-to-drill applications tumbled from 6,220 in 2008 to 2,500 last year. Observers say such applications are a good way to gauge the state of the industry.
Undated – Here is the latest Oklahoma sports from The AP
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Quarterback G.J. Kinne led Tulsa to an easy 48-7 victory over Memphis last night. Kinne threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another score for the Golden Hurricane (3-2, 1-1 Conference USA).
Durant, OK – Okla. authorities say fire at fort was arson
DURANT, Okla. (AP) Authorities say a fire that destroyed a military barracks building at an old Army fort in southeastern Oklahoma was deliberately set.
State Fire Marshal's spokeswoman JoAnne Sellars says her office, the Bryan County sheriff's office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have been investigating the blaze at historic Fort Washita since flames gutted the two-story structure Sunday morning. No injuries were reported.
Tulsa, OK – Tulsa City Attorney Deidre Dexter has submitted her resignation to Mayor. Dexter has been the city attorney for the last four years. She will leave office on December 1st and return to private practice.