Tulsa, OK – Tulsa area students are heading back to class and motorcycle cops and patrol units are watching the school zones again .
Back to class means strict enforcement of laws governing traffic zones around Tulsa area schools. Police Department motorcycle unit supervisor Sargeant Paul Melchoir says a ticket in a school zone will be booked straight to court with no warnings issued
Melchoir also reminds drivers there are fewer crossing guards working in Tulsa this year, so it's very important to be cautious in school zones.
New York City, NY – Fallin rings opening bell on Wall Street
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) Gov. Mary Fallin rings the opening bell on Wall Street. The Oklahoma governor made a stop Thursday in New York on her return trip from a conference in Washington, D.C. She sounded the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange at 8:30 a.m. She also met with business officials in New York to pitch Oklahoma as a place to open or expand a company.
Tulsa, OK – No one is injured as a Delta Airlines jet with 47-people on board slips off the taxiway at Tulsa International Airport. The incident happened as the Atlanta bound 6:00AM flight was headed toward take-off. The jet became stuck in the grass just off the taxiway.
Tulsa Airports Vice President Alexi Higgins says the passengers were all taken off the jet without incident. The bags were also removed. The passengers are being placed on other flights to their destination.
Wagoner, OK – A Coweta man is dead after allegedly attacking a Wagoner police officer with a knife. The officer shot and killed the man inside the McDonald's in Wagoner at the intersection of Highway 69 and 51.