THE JOURNAL RECORD

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Articles from May 1, 1996

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(5-1, 5-8-96)(CD62626A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001644 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Mewbourne Oil Company. Relief Sought: Construe and/or Clarify Spacing Order Nos. 51093 and 100886. Land Covered: Section...
BOK Cautious despite Record Profits
Though it enjoyed its highest quarterly earnings ever, BOK Financial Corp. took a cautious stance regarding the economic outlook during the first three months of 1996."The local and regional economy remains strong, but we are conscious that the expansion...
BOK Financial Elects Two New Bank Board Directors
BOK Financial Corp. Tuesday elected two new members to serve on the board of Bank of Oklahoma NA during its quarterly meeting in Tulsa.Dave R. Lopez, president of Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. in Oklahoma, and James W. Pielsticker, president and owner...
Bomb Aid Not So Sweet; Eats at Bill Gold
Should one business be sacrificed to save another? And should federal money be used to do so?Those were the questions raised Tuesday when the Oklahoma City Council considered granting the owner of the bomb-damaged Athenian restaurant $1.2 million to...
Business World
Aluminum usage to riseLONDON (Bloomberg) -- Aluminum consumption in the developed Western nations is expected to expand by about 2.5 percent this year, according to the president of Alcan Aluminium Ltd., Canada's largest aluminum produce."We feel (consumer)...
`Celebrating Life' Luncheon
"Celebrate Life" is the theme of a luncheon and fashion show scheduled Monday by Friends of the Institute, the volunteer arm of the University of Oklahoma Institute for Breast Health. Balliet's will present an array of spring and summer fashions from...
Civil
(CV62610A)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONNo. CJ-95-007556-63 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority, a public body corporate, Plaintiff, vs. Floyd E. Blair together with spouse, if any; Bernice Crowfield...
Community Health Initiatives Earn Integris VHA Award
Integris Baptist Medical Center touched the lives of nearly 70,000 people through community health initiatives last year.Those efforts were recognized when Integris Baptist received the VHA Leadership Award at a national conference of more than 2,400...
Corporation Commission
(CD62600R)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001622 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 36, Township 4 North, Range 20 East of...
Corporation Commission
(CD62599R)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001623 Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma. Applicant: Mewbourne Oil Company. Relief Sought: Change of Operator. Legal Description: Section 20, Township 19 North, Range 21 West, Ellis County, Oklahoma....
Corporation Commission
(CD62612A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001639 Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma. Applicant: CoEnergy Operating Company. Relief Requested: Pooling. Legal Description: Section 11, Township 17 North, Range 14 West, Dewey County, Oklahoma....
Corporation Commission
(CD62618J)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001570 Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma. Applicant: Enron Oil & Gas Company. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: W/2 of Section 19, Township 1 North, Range...
Corporation Commission
(CD62611A)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 960 001638 Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma. Applicant: CoEnergy Operating Company. Relief Requested: Establish 640 Acre Drilling and Spacing Unit. Legal Description: Section 11, Township 17 North,...
Crude Oil, Gasoline Futures Fall Sharply
Crude oil and gasoline futures prices fell sharply Tuesday after President Clinton ordered 12 million barrels of oil sold from the nation's strategic petroleum reserve amid surging pump prices.Light, sweet crude oil for June delivery fell $1.23 to $21.20...
Employment Costs Jump; Consumer Confidence Rises Purchasing Manager Survey Raises Concerns about Inflation
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Workers' wages are rising at the fastest pace in four years and consumer confidence is surging. But those signs of a reviving economy also are raising concerns about possible inflation.The Labor Department said Tuesday its Employment...
Juvenile
(JV62624G)ALIAS NOTICE OFHEARING APPLICATIONFOR ORDER DETERMININGCHILD ELIGIBLE FORADOPTION WITHOUT THECONSENT OF THENATURAL FATHERCase No. PA-96-95-46 In the District Court in and for Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In the Matter of the Adoption...
Licenses Proposed for Telemedicine Practitioners
Out-of-state doctors who practice telemedicine here would need state licenses under a bill on its way to the governor.Also going to the governor is a measure that would allow county commissioners to waive competitive bidding on bond issues without a...
May Natural Gas Spot Prices Fall
Lower demand caused by moderate temperatures lowered May natural gas spot prices from the previous month, but the totals still were well above last year's levels.Oklahoma's average natural gas spot prices for May averaged $2 per million British thermal...
Miscellaneous
(MS62602J)NOTICE OF HEARINGOF OKLAHOMA COUNTYPLANNING COMMISSIONApril 25, 1996 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Oklahoma County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, the 16th of May 1996 at 1:30 P.M. in Room 103, County Office Building,...
Miscellaneous
(MS62601J)NOTICE OF HEARINGOF OKLAHOMA COUNTYPLANNING COMMISSIONApril 4, 1996 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Oklahoma County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, the 16th of May 1996 at 1:30 P.M. in Room 103, County Office Building,...
Mortgages
Mortgages filed with the Oklahoma County Clerk's Office are published daily in The Journal Record. Each mortgage lists book and page number, names of grantor and grantee, mortgage loan amount and property description. Received 4/29/96B 6882 P 48 --...
Near Future Looks Good for Natural Gas Prices
IRVING, Texas -- A cold winter and low supply of stored natural gas may combine to heat up prices, possibly bringing good news to an industry hampered by lukewarm rates.Storage levels of natural gas are at their lowest since the American Gas Association...
New Locations
Received 4-26-96(Intents To Drill)NA-Information Not AvailableALFALFA COUNTYSooner Trend Petroleum Inc., Ginder 1A-4, 4-27N-10W, W2 SE SE, 660fsl-1850fwl, Misener 5675, TD 6100, El. 1153, Surf Csg. Depth: 300, Date Op. to Begin: 1-1994.Sooner Trend Petroleum...
Oil Company Stock Tactics Contribute to Price Hike
NEW YORK -- Oil companies' policies of keeping less crude on hand are partly to blame for the recent jump in gasoline prices and could lead to more price swings, traders and oil companies said.Oil companies have kept crude oil inventories lean for...
OU Presents Professorships, Honors
Three faculty members of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center were awarded top professorships of the university, and five others were awarded special honors at the spring faculty meeting.Dr. Linda Demetry Cowan and Dr. Lora E. Rikans were...
Perception, Not Reality, Drives Many Employee Lawsuits
The hardest part about corporate layoffs is not telling employees their jobs have been eliminated. It's dealing with the aftermath, the loss of productivity and morale, and staving off potential lawsuits.No matter how carefully and fairly a workforce...
Probate
(PR62627J)NOTICE BY PUBLICATIONOF HEARING PETITIONFOR APPOINTMENTOF GUARDIANCase No. PG-96-156-56 In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma. In the Matter of the Guardianship of Tyson Antwon Tilly, a Incapacitated Person. TO: Tyson...
Public Notices
(CY62517G)(Published By The Journal Record May 1, 1996.)CASE NUMBER: PC-9188 Location: 10800 North Walker Avenue and 10700 North Hudson Avenue.NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City Council of Oklahoma City will hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance,...
Public Notices
(CY62518G)(Published By The Journal Record May 1, 1996.)CASE NUMBER: PC-9180 Location: 2509 NW 1st Street.NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City Council of Oklahoma City will hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance, extending the limits of the I-2...
Public Notices
(CY62514N)(Published By The Journal RecordMay 1 & 8, 1996.) THE CITY OF OKLAHOMA CITYNOTICE TO BIDDERS Notice is hereby given that The City of Oklahoma City will receive and open sealed bids for the construction of: Project No. BC-0084 Repair of NE 4th...
Public Notices
(CY62515J)(Published By The Journal Record May 1, 1996.)CASE NUMBER: PC-9192 Location: 13800, 13810, 13900 and 14324 North Western Avenue.NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City Council of Oklahoma City will hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance,...
Public Notices
(CY62516J)(Published By The Journal Record May 1, 1996.)CASE NUMBER: PC-9191 Location: 11526 West I-40 Service Road and 99 South Mustang Road.NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the City Council of Oklahoma City will hold a public hearing on a proposed ordinance,...
Public Notices
(CY62650A)(Published in the Journal RecordMay 1 & 8, 1996.) NOTICE OF SOLICITATIONFOR THE REQUESTFOR BIDS FOR THE LEASINGOF CERTAIN SITES ATWILL ROGERS WORLDAIRPORT PREMISES FORINSTALLATION, OPERATIONAND MAINTENANCE OFOUTDOOR ADVERTISINGSIGNS, OKLAHOMA...
Restoring the Health Care System to Its Proper Balance
It's uncommon these days to visit with a sophisticated business executive who does not have at least a passing familiarity with the concepts of quality improvement. Many can quote the principles with ease, and clearly understand the opportunities to...
Shutdown Unlikely for State Government
The wreck in Washington, D.C., last year may keep the budget train on the tracks in Oklahoma in 1996.That was hinted broadly last week as legislative leaders and Gov. Frank Keating looked toward the final month of the Oklahoma Legislature.The Republican...
Stocks Rebound from Inflation Fears; NASDAQ Rises to Another Record High
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks rebounded Tuesday after sliding with bonds and the Nasdaq composite index and the Russell 2000 list struggled to their ninth straight record closes.Technology and smaller-company issues recovered from some early profit-taking....
Warranty Deeds
A list of Warranty Deeds filed with the Oklahoma County Clerk's Office is published daily in The Journal Record. Each Warranty Deed listed includes the owner of the property granting the property to a new owner, book and page number, documentary stamp...
Yates Reaches Pinnacle at Summer Olympics City Surgeon Started Climb 10 Years Ago
Dr. Carlan Yates has been working his way up the Olympic ladder - - one step at a time for 10 years.And his hard work has paid off with an invitation to be on a team at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. But Yates will not be seen on television...