Prague, OK – PRAGUE, Okla. (AP) Authorities say a man aboard a plane has been injured after it crashed near a small central Oklahoma airport.
Lincoln County emergency dispatcher Suzie Granbille says authorities received a call about the crash near the Prague airport at 9:53 a.m. Thursday. She says the man was briefly trapped in the wreckage but was freed within a half-hour of the accident about 50 miles east of Oklahoma City.
Tahlequah, OK – TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) - In its effort to restore the old Cherokee National Prison and turn it into a museum, the Tahlequah-based tribe is asking the public for artifacts that can be displayed.
The facility was the only penitentiary building in what then was Indian Territory from its completion in 1875 until 1901. The building now is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.