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Materials: • Paper • Pencils, Pens • Timer Instructions: Each player should write down four questions on a small piece of paper, fold it and put it into a pile. Questions should be similar to “What is your favorite cookie?” “What is your favorite holiday?” or “What is the most disgusting thing you’ve ever tasted?” Each player will receive a pen or pencil and a piece of paper.

Senate leader names redistricting committee members

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OKLAHOMA CITY — Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat on Thursday announced the members he has appointed to serve on the Senate Select Committee on Redistricting. “Alongside drafting a state budget, redistricting will be the highest priority of the legislature next session.

Epic Charter Schools teachers’ 2019 legal claims

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Epic Charter Schools has made a nearly $29,000 payment to settle claims with three former teachers who sued the virtual school, alleging they were pressured to withdraw poor-performing students. Epic, the state’s largest virtual school, denied the allegations.

How to be ready for the next power outage — part 3

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Chances are, you’ve been through it — when severe weather hits, there’s nearby construction or just out of the blue, your power suddenly goes out. Portable generators Having a portable generator handy gives you an easy-to-use, low-cost option which offers you some peace of mind in case of a temporary outage.

COVID VACCINE TO ARRIVE NEXT WEEK

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Leaders from the Oklahoma State Department of Health announced information Thursday about the arrival of Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines to Oklahoma. The Pfizer vaccine is set to arrive by December 14, with ongoing doses being delivered regularly after the first delivery.

Volunteers, from left

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Volunteers, from left, Kobe Celsor and Seth Adams help distribute emergency food boxes at the Weatherford Food & Resource Center Thursday morning. Leanna Cook/WDN.