Oklahoma Academy News: July 2018

While the heat increases as summer moves forward, The Oklahoma Academy is heating up with several things! The 25th Annual Salute will be held in mid-August and tickets are selling fast, we are taking nomination applications for the 2018 Town Hall addressing the state’s tax code, we have two new staff members who are dynamite, and we are holding Listening Sessions for the Town Hall now through Aug. 14! Read on below for more information and check our calendar page for upcoming events!

Oklahoma Academy Salute: Individual and couples tickets for the annual Oklahoma Academy Salute are on sale and can be purchased online or by emailing In honor of the Academy’s 25th Salute, KFOR’s Kevin Ogle will be the evening’s Master of Ceremonies, along with V. Burn...

Jennifer Engleman | Jul 12, 2018
Turpen, Hargis, and Ogle together again to celebrate 25 year

Mark your calendars now for “An Evening With the Stars” at the 25th Annual Oklahoma Academy Salute. In honor of the Academy’s 25th Salute, KFOR’s Kevin Ogle will be the evening’s Masters of Ceremonies, along with V. Burns Hargis and Mike Turpen, the original Salute emcees and the original stars of KFOR-TV’s “Flash Point,” who will be sure to make the evening an event to remember.

Join the statewide leaders of business, community, education, health, and economic development at the Renaissance Hotel & Conference Center, Aug. 24, along with Oklahoma’s congressional delegation, statewide elected and appointed officials, key legislators, and tribal lea...

Jennifer Engleman | Jul 9, 2018