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Articles from June 19, 1996

Builders Trim Housing Starts as Mortgage Rates Increase
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Builders, concerned that rising mortgage rates will choke off sales, trimmed new home and apartment construction in May to the lowest level in five months.Stocks and bonds rose Tuesday after the Commerce Department reported housing...
BUSINESSWorld
Chao declines giftWASHINGTON (AP) -- The outgoing president of United Way of America is turning down a $292,500 gift from some of the charity's board members in the face of what she sees as unjustified criticism.Elaine L. Chao, 42, is resigning to help...
Civil
(CV64437G)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONCase No. CF-95-7323, CF-95-7599, CP-96-30, CF-93-472, CF-93-5862, CF-94-8370, CM-95-1686, CF-95-6825, CF-95-7811, CP-96-32, CF-95-7753, CF-95-3601 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In Re the Application...
Computer Makers See Software as Moneymaker
NEW YORK (AP) -- Personal computer shoppers can expect to get fewer programs with new PCs this fall as computer makers zero in on software as a way to cut costs, figuring a lot of the software isn't used anyway.Software companies that rely on selling...
Computer Program Helps in Finding a Path through the Medicare Maze
SAN FRANCISCO -- It's a nightmare if you have to do it yourself. It's even worse if you are the caregiver brought in to straighten out the mess.It's called the Medicare maze, and few who enter it come out unscathed. But there is a new product designed...
Corporation Commission
(CD64417J)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002229 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Enron Oil & Gas Company. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: Section 8, Township 5 North, Range 23ECM, Beaver County,...
Corporation Commission
(CD64410A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002239 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 29, Township 5 North, Range 24 East...
Corporation Commission
(CD64399J)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 000717 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Mack Energy Co. Relief Sought: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: Section 12 and Section 13, Township 25 North,...
Corporation Commission
(CD64419G)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002234 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Enron Oil & Gas Company. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: E/2 NW/4 of Section 19, Township 28 North, Range 11 West, Alfalfa...
Corporation Commission
(CD64413A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002222 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Universal Resources Corporation. Relief Sought: Increased Well Density. Land Covered: A 640-Acre Unit Comprised of Section 29, Township...
Corporation Commission
(CD64406J)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001634 Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma. Applicant: Amoco Production Company. Relief Requested: Reinstatement of Canceled Underage and Exception to Rule 165:10-17-9 (i) (2) of the General...
Corporation Commission
(CD64409A)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002086 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 18, Township 5 North, Range...
Corporation Commission
(CD64412A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002240 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: Section 29, Township 5 North, Range 24 East...
Corporation Commission
(CD64418G)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002233 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Marathon Oil Company. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: Section 10, Township 22 North, Range 19 West, Woodward County,...
Corporation Commission
(CD64416J)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002230 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Enron Oil & Gas Company. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: Section 3, Township 3 North, Range 27ECM, Beaver County,...
Corporation Commission
(CD64411G)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 002241 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Jolen Operating Company. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: N 1/2 SE 1/4 of Section 33, Township 5 South, Range...
Council OKs Scaled Down Ballpark
After all the hoopla, it's now in the hands of the contractors.No one will know until July 18 whether the cost estimates of the Bricktown ballpark are close or way off the mark.Bids on construction of the MAPS project are scheduled to be opened July...
Drought Turns into Harvest of Hardship for Sooner Farmers
BEAVER -- C.J. Rose squints beneath his sweat-stained cap and scans the sun-scorched wheat fields that support his family. What he sees scares him.Dead tired and coated with dust, the lanky farmer-rancher has little to show for months of plowing and...
Energy Supply Abundant, despite Growing Consumption
LONDON -- New supplies of oil and natural gas continue to be found faster than they are being used up, even as world consumption reached a record last year, British Petroleum Co. said in its annual review of global energy.Economic growth sparked a...
GOP Keeps Up Pressure on Clinton to Accept Health Insurance Bill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- GOP leaders pressed President Clinton again Tuesday to accept a health insurance bill that would let workers carry coverage from job to job while allowing people to stow money in controversial medical savings accounts."We have a real...
Healtheon to Help Employers Handle Benefit Programs
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- Don't call it Healthscape, and it's not a Web site. Jim Clark's new business, the third after he founded Silicon Graphics and Netscape Communications Corp., is called Healtheon, and it plans to provide information services to help...
Housing Cuts Cost of Living for City Area
The Oklahoma City cost of living index declined against the national average in the first quarter of 1996, paced largely by affordable housing.The index measures the cost of consumer goods and services, excluding taxes and non-consumer expenditures,...
Looking for a Few Good Women
The Oklahoma Commission on the Status of Women is looking for a few good women.The commission is accepting nominations for its Oklahoma Women's Hall of Fame, and this prestigious recognition will go to "Oklahoma women who exemplify the Oklahoma Spirit...
Marriage License Returns
Marriage License ReturnsReceived 06/17/96Curtis Michael Cobb, 35 & Carmen Melanie Hill, 41; 2002 N Douglas Blvd, Oklahoma City.Mark Quenton Holland, 43 & Linda Kay Andersen, 43; P.O.Box 7063, Moore.John Ryan Pevehouse, 28 & Monica Lyn Janky, 27; 11305...
Miscellaneous
(MS64435J)CERTIFICATE OFFICTITIOUS NAME KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: THAT the undersigned, all being competent to enter into a General Partnership under the laws of the State of Oklahoma, do hereby make the following certificate in compliance with...
Miscellaneous
(MS64442J)SOLICITATION FOR BIDSBID NOTICEBID NUMBER #10020 Sealed proposals will be received by the University of Central Oklahoma, located in the Administration Building, Second Floor, Room 210, until 11:00 a.m., Central Time on Tuesday, the 9th day...
Mortgages
A list of mortgages filed with the Oklahoma County Clerk's office is published daily in The Journal Record. Information listed for each mortgage includes book and page numbers, names of the mortgagor and mortgagee, mortgage loan amount, property description,...
Motion Docket for Oklahoma County District Court
Motion Docketfor 06/21/96Hon. Bryan C. Dixon10:00CJ-90-2778 -- Goldman Monte G et al (Devinney, William C.) vs. Bates Roddy et al (Turner, Robert James); Appl to Attys Fees & Lit Costs for Counsel for Gdn.CJ-90-2778 -- Goldman Monte G et al (Devinney,...
Multidrug Treatment Brings Revived Hope for a Cure for AIDS
Brian Rosenberg, a 31-year-old Boston resident who figures he has been infected with the AIDS virus for eight years, got great news recently. According to his latest tests, there is no detectable virus in his blood.Just eight months ago his body was...
New Cases before the District Court
Filings for 06/14/96CivilCJ-96-4055 -- Linthicum Lucy D et al vs. Linthicum et al, Linthicum Debra L; Alleged Foreclosure; Kramer, Cynthia Henson Atty; Assg Division D-2 Civil - James B. Blevins.CJ-96-4056 -- Allwein Kenneth Individually, Fraser B George...
New Corporations
Information includes Name, Date Incorporated, Service Agent, Address and Incorporators. Incorporated March 13, 1996Charity & Fraternity, Inc., MatthewP Gomez, 1515 S Denver Tuls aOK 74119, Matthew P Gomez, Jouhn Bourland Chad Sandberg.Christian Life...
Norman Veterans Center Features Homelike Atmosphere
Most caregivers would agree that environment plays a significant role in overall patient well-being.Providing that nurturing, homelike atmosphere for veterans was the aim behind the $29 million Oklahoma Veterans Center, Norman Division, scheduled to...
Occupational Health, Drug Testing Centers on the Increase
If you've changed jobs during the past decade you've probably been asked for more than your Social Security number.Workplace drug testing has shot up from less than one-fourth to more than three-fourths of employers just since Ronald Reagan's last year...
Oklahoma County Clerk: Quit Claim Deeds
QUIT CLAIM DEEDSReceived 6/17/96Sales Price Computed from Revenue Stamps.B 6902 P 1544 -- Mildred Fisher Hall, Tr to Owner of Record, Sls Pr. $, pt NW4 Sec 12 T13N R3W IM.B 6902 P 1585 -- Simon Harold Wender et ux to Ruth Wisenberg Wender et al, Tr,...
Oklahoma Ranks 31st in Entrepreneurial Climate
Oklahoma has been ranked 31st in a national study of the entrepreneurial climate of states.The study, "Small Business Survival Index: Ranking the Environment for Entrepreneurship Across the Nation," was completed by Raymond J. Keating, chief economist...
OTA Seeks Funds for Urban Turnpikes
Oklahoma Turnpike Authority officials plan an unusual -- but money-saving -- move to get provisional authority to sell $525 million in bonds to extend two urban toll roads.Extension of the Kilpatrick Turnpike in Oklahoma City and the Creek Turnpike...
Pharmaceutical Firms Face Uphill Battle in Drug Therapy Promotion
PARIS -- Pharmaceutical companies rushing to be first with the latest product are grappling with a new challenge -- how to persuade bureaucrats that drug therapy can be cheaper and better than putting the patient in the hospital.The issue is crucial...
Pleadings & Filings
Civil Filings for 06/17/96CJ-86-4281 -- Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Au vs. Rinehart Joe et al; Agreed Order Extending Time to Exchange Final.CJ-88-415 -- Steele J Scot et al vs. Skinner Kevin Scott; Answer to Garnishment/$261.42.CJ-88-4435 -- Evitt Alex...
Probate
(PR64440A)NOTICE OF HEARINGPETITION FOR PROBATEOF WILL AND FORDETERMINATION OFHEIRS, LEGATEES ANDDEVISEESNo. P-96-716-56 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In the Matter of the Estate of M.E. Peterson, a/k/a Milan E. Peterson,...
Probate
(PR64426G)NOTICE OF HEARINGRETURN OF SALEOF REAL PROPERTYNo. P-88-324 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In the Matter of the Estate of Ruby Roberta Cole, Deceased. Notice is hereby given that (a) Jonathan Wayne Towe, administrator...
Public Notices
(CY64357R)(Published in The Journal RecordJune 19 & 26, 1996.) THE CITY OFOKLAHOMA CITYNOTICE TO BIDDERS Notice is hereby given that the City of Oklahoma City will receive sealed bids for the construction of: MAPS Ballpark Project #MB-0417 Oklahoma City,...
Public Notices
(CY64351R)(Published in the Journal RecordJune 19, 1996.) ORDINANCE NO. 20,606ABC-363 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 59, SECTION 1400 OF THE OKLAHOMA CITY MUNICIPAL CODE, 1993, TO ESTABLISH AN ABC-2 ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONSUMPTION, RESTAURANT WITH ALCOHOL...
Public Notices
(CY64361R)(Published in The Journal RecordJune 19, 1996.) NOTICE OF REQUESTFOR PROPOSALS Notice is given that the City of Oklahoma City will receive sealed proposals in the Planning Department -Community Development Division offices, 420 West Main Street,...
Public Notices
(CY64359R)(Published in The Journal RecordJune 19 & 26, 1996.) THE CITY OFOKLAHOMA CITYNOTICE TO BIDDERS Notice is hereby given that The City of Oklahoma City will receive and open sealed bids for the construction of: Project DM-0117 Channel Cleaning...
Public Notices
(CY64354R)(Published in the Journal RecordJune 19, 1996.) ORDINANCE NO. 20,609PUD-546 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 59, SECTION 1400 OF THE OKLAHOMA CITY MUNICIPAL CODE, 1993, TO INCLUDE ADDITIONAL TERRITORY WITHIN THE PUD PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT...
Public Notices
(CY64350G)(Published in The Journal RecordJune 19, 1996.) ORDINANCE NO. 20,605 AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLES; AMENDING ARTICLE XV, CHAPTER 32, SECTIONS 32-533 AND 32-534 OF THE OKLAHOMA CITY MUNICIPAL CODE 1993, RELATING TO CHILD PASSENGER...
Public Notices
(CY64443A)(Published in the Journal RecordJune 19 & 26, 1996.) DOCUMENT 00020SOLITICATION FOR BIDS Notice is hereby given that the Oklahoma City Airport Trust will receive sealed bids in the Office of the City Clerk, Municipal Building, 200 North Walker,...
Sharp Drop in Technology Issues Takes Spark out of Stock Market
NEW YORK (AP) -- Technology shares slid sharply Tuesday, leading a nervous market lower, with investors growing increasingly concerned about difficult market conditions for the computer industry.The Dow Jones industrial average fell 24.75 to 5,628.03....
Slower Economic Growth Predicted for Second Half
DALLAS -- The U.S. economy appears poised to grow at a slower pace in the second half of this year, Federal Reserve Gov. Edward Kelley said Tuesday.Rising long-term interest rates may slow activity in the nation's housing markets in the later half...
Software Turns Computer into Telephone
Southwestern Bell is hoping to meet the needs of small and home- based businesses with a new product designed to allow customers to use their computers like a telephone.The company Tuesday announced it has launched its new software, PC Phone Manager,...
SWB to Do More Business with Minorities
Southwestern Bell this year plans to increase its spending with Oklahoma minority businesses to 12.5 percent from 8.3 percent in an effort to help support the local economic vitality.Company-wide, Southwestern Bell spent more than $147 million, or 6...
ValuJet Investigation Leads to Ouster of Top FAA Official
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Aviation Administration forced out its top safety official Tuesday and said it would tighten inspection rules -- the second wave in a strong, two-day response to problems uncovered in the ValuJet investigation.Pledging...
ValuJet Shares Take Nosedive; Airline's Future Uncertain
ATLANTA -- ValuJet Inc. shares lost more than a third of their value Tuesday after regulators grounded the airline because an investigation revealed safety flaws in its operations.The Atlanta-based airline's shares closed down 3 1/2, or 35 percent,...
Warranty Deeds
A list of Warranty Deeds filed with the Oklahoma County Clerk's office is published daily in The Journal Record. Information listed for each warranty deed includes book and page numbers, the owner of the property granting the property to a new owner,...