Archive for October 18th, 2020

Oklahoma City Police Come Together to Celebrate Veteran’s 100th Birthday

on October 18, 2020, 11:07 AM / in State News

Several officers from the Oklahoma City Police Department came together to celebrate a World War II veteran’s 100th birthday. A special 100th birthday wish to Raymond Duncan! A few of our Hefner officers were able to stop by his birthday celebration and enjoyed hearing stories about Mr. Duncan’s impressive military career. Our officers were honored to be part of a […]

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TELL WASHINGTON: Cut Wasteful Spending!

on October 18, 2020, 10:52 AM / in Announcements

After decades of wasteful and reckless spending, America’s national debt stands at $27 TRILLION. As bad as that number may seem, it is going to get much worse. If nothing is done, the national debt will increase by more than 45 percent to $39 trillion over the next 10 years. This would have a devastating impact on our economy and […]

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Listening Beyond the Stars

on October 18, 2020, 9:25 AM / in Religion

Imagine life without mobile phones, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth devices, or microwave ovens. That’s the way it is in the little town of Green Bank, West Virginia, known as “the quietest town in America.” It’s also the location of the Green Bank Observatory, the world’s largest steerable radio telescope. The telescope needs “quiet” to “listen” to naturally occurring radio waves emitted […]

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October 18th in History

October 18th in History

on October 18, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

October 18 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 74 days remaining until the end of the year. This is Necktie Day (Croatia) Other Holidays Alaska Day (Alaska) Christian feast day: Justus of Beauvais Luke the Evangelist October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Independence Day (Azerbaijan), celebrates the independence of (Azerbaijan) […]

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Praying, Voting, Standing for our Biblical Values

on October 18, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

Dear Praying Friends, Rather than quote another, as National Prayer Director, I want to offer the following appeal: True Christ followers (Jn 8:30-32) know that, like Esther, each of us has been called for “such a time as this.” Jesus calls us “salt of the earth” and “light of the world.” He has given us his strategy for preserving and […]

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Our Feature for Today

Our Feature for Today

on October 18, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, People

Freida Pinto (born 18 October 1984) is an Indian actress who has appeared mainly in American and British films. Born and raised in Mumbai, she decided to become an actress at a young age. She was educated at St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, where she took part in amateur plays. After graduation, she briefly worked as a model and then as […]

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Quote for Today

Quote for Today

on October 18, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

The beauty of work depends upon the way we meet it, whether we arm ourselves each morning to attack it as an enemy that must be vanquished before night comes or whether we open our eyes with the sunrise to welcome it as an approaching friend who will keep us delightful company… Lucy Larcom Lucy Larcom was born in Beverly, […]

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Out Of Our Minds

Out Of Our Minds

on October 18, 2020, 6:00 AM / in Religion

“Do you not fear Me?” says the Lord. —Jeremiah 5:22 Why would a prison inmate escape from prison the day before his scheduled release? That’s what a Rhode Island prison spokesman wondered as he answered questions from reporters. He said, “For the life of me, I don’t know what possessed him to leave with only one day of his sentence […]

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