Ken and Darlene Kleypas of Lawton rubbed shoulders with many famous people during his 28 years in the U.S. Army and 17 years as the local representative of Hughes Aircraft Company.
Opening the office of one of the earliest defense contractors to locate in Lawton is but one of Ken and Darlene Kleypas's many accomplishments. It happened right after Ken retired as a U.S. Army colonel with 28 years of military service. His last assignment was as head of the Counterfire Department at Fort Sill.
Catherine Madison
"The War Came Home With Him: A Daughter's Memoir," interweaves the incredibly inhumane prisoner of war experiences a young Alexander Boysen endured and how those experiences resulted in turning his young daughter, Catherine Madison, into a survivor too.
A woman gazes at Mount McKinley in Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska.
WASHINGTON (AP)  The Obama administration will change the name of North America's tallest mountain peak from Mount McKinley to Denali, the White House said Sunday, a major symbolic gesture to Alaska Natives on the eve of President Barack Obama's historic visit to Alaska.
Reporting on Anadarko High School sports means spying on the school's social media platforms and, obviously, going to games. And I cannot do either without noticing the talents of Dylan Young.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP)  With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game against Lewisberry, Pennsylvania.
The dining room in the Frank Phillips Home in Bartlesville, set as if ready for an elegant meal.
Historic homes across Oklahoma have played a major role in the preservation and understanding of Oklahoma history going back to the 19th century, with many of these dramatic structures preserved by the Oklahoma Historical Society and presented for visitors.
Ken and Darlene Kleypas of Lawton rubbed shoulders with many famous people during his 28 years in the U.S. Army and 17 years as the local representative of Hughes Aircraft Company.
Catherine Madison
A woman gazes at Mount McKinley in Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska.
The dining room in the Frank Phillips Home in Bartlesville, set as if ready for an elegant meal.

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