Room 918: Thanking Oklahoma teachers for what they do

From helping our littlest learners master their ABCs and 123s, to supporting high school students on their path to college and careers, teachers inspire our next generation of leaders. And for that, Tulsa parents and community members are grateful.
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Room 918: Why is a law-school graduate teaching public school?

As a black man, I felt my presence in a space normally occupied by white women could have a unique positive impact on the disproportionate suspension and expulsion rates experienced by our youngest black boys and girls.
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Saloon: Journalist recalls dark chapter reading McVeigh’s hateful ideology

An Oklahoma journalist recalls a dark chapter in his life reading about how Timothy McVeigh's hateful ideology led to the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building. Journalist Ben Fenwick is featured in a documentary now playing at Circle Cinema and airing on PBS.
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Saloon: Following fight for marriage equality, Tulsans author book on the experience

I’ve been a writer most of my life. But in all that time I never really thought about writing a book
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Saloon: Ask legislators to walk by ‘both faith and sight’

In a guest column, educator and blogger Dallas Koehn looks at the need for legislators to "consider the needs of the many, not merely their favorite few."
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Welcome to The Saloon

With our transition from a for-profit to a nonprofit model, The Frontier has also created a new addition to our website for commentary and opinion: The Saloon.
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Frontier Reads: J. K. Rowling back with another Comoran Strike mystery

"Career of Evil" by Robert Galbraith is the third book in the Cormoran Strike series. Writing under a pseudonym, J.K. Rowling has applied her vivid storytelling and skilled character development to a distinctly different audience and subject matter.
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Frontier Reads: In “Death Notice,” murder and mayhem grip a small town

Todd Ritter's debut novel "Death Notice" is a fantastic read, and has launched a series of Kat Campbell Mysteries, including "Vicious Circle," "Bad Moon," and "Devil’s Night."
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Frontier Reads: Operation Mincemeat

“Operation Mincemeat” by Ben Macintyre is the recounting of a mission carried out toward the end of the war to fool the Nazis into thinking the allied invasion of southern Europe would take place in an entirely different location.
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Frontier Reads: A spooky, mysterious tale to leave you guessing

In The Thirteenth Tale, a ghost, a governess and a topiary garden spin a tale for us. Together, Margaret and Vida battle the ghosts that have haunted them in order to be able to confront their own truths.
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