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Articles from February 4, 1995

Average Annual Pay below U.S. Average for OKC Metro Area
Average annual pay in the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area in 1993 was 83.7 percent of the national average.The Oklahoma City area had average annual pay for 1993 of $23,048, up 1.8 percent from $22,629 for 1992, according to a report...
Bell Pins Rate Case Settlement on Upgrades
By Doug FergusonAssociated PressA posse of angry newspaper publishers accused Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. on Friday of holding small towns hostage by not upgrading their antiquated rotary dial phone systems.Southwestern Bell has 73 towns that still...
Bill May
With improved data processing and materials management programs and employee empowerment in place, Bethany's Gulfstream Aerospace Technologies Inc. is looking toward a more stable future, according to its president.These programs, of themselves, are...
Boar's Head to Offer `Entertaiment Mecca'
Journal Record Staff ReporterAfter 23 years of overlapping careers, three Oklahoma City restaurateurs have joined talents to open a dining, recreation and entertainment club in a vacant twin movie theater.The Boar's Head Restaurant and Pub will open...
Citgo Net Income Increases 14% to $187.7 Million for '94
Special to The Journal RecordTULSA _ A 14 percent increase in net income to $187.7 million was reported Friday for 1994 by Citgo Petroleum Corp. of Tulsa.Net income for the year was up from $162.1 million for 1993. Revenues for 1994 were up 2.2 percent...
Civil
(45930)NOTICECase No. CJ-92-2973In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.The State of Oklahoma ex rel., Robert H. Macy, District Attorney of the Seventh Prosecutorial District, Plaintiff, vs. 1981 Buick Regal, with Vehicle Identification...
Civil
(45934)NOTICE OF APPLICATIONFOR TAX DEEDNo. 10-231State of Oklahoma, County of Oklahoma, ss.THE STATE OF OKLAHOMA TO: Frances N. Bigham Wise or Current Resident, 1614 NE 10 St., Oklahoma City, OK 73117; Frances N. Bigham Wise, 1614 NE 10 St., Oklahoma...
Civil
(45931)NOTICECase No. CJ-92-2797-01In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.The State of Oklahoma ex rel., Robert H. Macy, District Attorney of the Seventh Prosecutorial District, Plaintiff, vs. Safe, American Model Series 2000,...
Civil
(45924)NOTICE INCONDEMNATION PROCEEDINGNo. CJ-94-7051-65In the District Court, Sitting in Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority Plaintiff, Mary B. Stephens, et al Defendant.TO: 1) State of Oklahoma ex rel Oklahoma...
Civil
(45926)MOTION TO CONFIRM SALENo. CJ-93-2821In the District Court of Oklahoma County, State of Oklahoma.Kyle Neal Sasser and Mona Conley Sasser, husband and wife, Plaintiffs, vs. Tomie Lee Adams, aka Tomie L. Adams, and Freda Rose Adams, aka Freda R....
Clinton Sets Defining Issue on Minimum Wage Proposal
WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Clinton invited skeptical Republicans on Friday to join him in raising the minimum wage. Congressional Democrats seized the issue as a way to portray GOP opponents as indifferent to struggling working people.At a Rose Garden...
Continued Price Hike Seen for Hearing Oil, Natural Gas
Heating oil and natural gas futures prices rose sharply for the third straight day Friday on forecasts for a cold week in the Midwest and Northeast.Gasoline futures also surged, after the New York Mercantile Exchange announced measures that allayed...
Corporation Commission
(45905)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000323-TBefore the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Apache Corporation. Relief Sought: Amendment of Order Nos. 384791 and 375349. Land Covered: Section 18, Township 6 North, Range 8...
Corporation Commission
(45894)NOTICE OF FILINGOF APPLICATIONCause PD No. 950000069Before the Corporation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Stephens Johnson Operating Company. Relief Sought: Enhanced Recovery Injection Well. Name of Well and Location: Investors "B" 2 Well,...
Corporation Commission
(45897)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000358Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Marathon Oil Company. Relief Sought: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: Section 1, Township 4 North, Range 16 East, Pittsburg...
Corporation Commission
(45896)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000351Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Marathon Oil Company. Relief Sought: Drilling and Spacing Units. Legal Description: Section 2, Township 4 North, Range 16 East, Pittsburg...
Corporation Commission
(45891)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000372Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Western Oil Gas Development Corp. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: NE/4 of Section 20, Township 10 North, Range 5 West,...
Corporation Commission
(45895)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000353Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Marathon Oil Company. Relief Sought: Increased Allowable and Exception To Rule 165:10-13-9 and Rule 165:10-17-11 Of The General Rules...
Corporation Commission
(45893)NOTICE OF FILINGOF APPLICATIONCause PD No. 950000070Before the Corproation Commission of Oklahoma.Applicant: Stephens Johnson Operating Company. Relief Sought: Enhanced Recovery Injection Well. Name of Well and Location: Hooten-Strother 1...
Corporation Commission
(45898)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000364Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Brice Raper. Relief Sought: Unitization of the Jennings Skinner Unit. Legal Description: East Half of the Northwest Quarter, Southwest...
Corporation Commission
(45915)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000378Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Unit Petroleum Company. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: All of Section 21, Township 26 North, Range 19 West,...
Corporation Commission
(45914)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000352Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Marathon Oil Company. Relief Sought: Location Exception. Legal Description: Section 1, Township 4 North, Range 16 East, with...
Corporation Commission
(45906)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000322-TBefore the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Apache Corporation. Relief Sought: Increased Well Density. Land Covered: Section 18, Township 6 North, Range 8 West, Grady County,...
Corporation Commission
(45899)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000363Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Eberly and Meade, Inc. Relief Sought: Increased Density. Legal Description: Section 20, Township 19 North, Range 17 West, Dewey County,...
Corporation Commission
(45925)AMENDEDNOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000012Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: L.E. Jones Production Company. Relief Sought: Pooling. Legal Description: NE/4 SW/4 of Section 10, Township 4 South, Range 2...
Corporation Commission
(45892)NOTICE OF HEARINGCause CD No. 950 000373Before the Corporation Commission of the State of Oklahoma.Applicant: Western Oil Gas Development Corp. Relief Sought: To clarify, modify, interpret and/or construe Pooling Order No. 260557 (June 7,...
Crhear
Criminal Hearing Docket For 02/09/95.Hon. David Harbour 09:00CF-94-8360 _ State Vs. Brown Jeffery Eugene Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8300 _ State Vs. Campbell Broderick Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8307 _ State Vs. Neff Michael Wayne Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8387...
Crhear
CF-95-41 _ State Vs. Ramirez Jesus Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8688 _ State Vs. Compton Bruce Sanford Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8751 _ State Vs. Reid Cecil Preliminary Hearing.CF-94-8755 _ State Vs. Lowe Rhonda Kay Preliminary Hearing.CF-95-391 _ State...
Eye Doctor Expands Laser Applications
What began as a polite interest in a friend's use of lasers has become a strong second career for an Oklahoma City ophthalmologist.Not only is Dr. Sterling S. Baker performing procedures seldom seen in an eye doctor's office, he also has become a...
High-Tech Tools Link Business, Education
In the Yukon Public Schools board room, gifted students watched with wonder as authentic 19th century Cheyenne moccasins were presented to show how they reflected Native American trade."The beads used in making these moccasins were manufactured in...
Keating Proposes $68 Million Tax Cut
Gov. Frank Keating, claiming surrounding states are either richer or making faster economic gains than Oklahoma, proposed a $68 million tax cut plan Friday that he said would lead to prosperity.The proposed tax cuts and incentives would be offered...
Key Proposes Jury System Reform
As the eyes of the nation focus on the trial of O.J. Simpson, and the criminal justice system is placed under greater scrutiny, one Oklahoma representative is looking at ways to improve our state's jury system.Rep. Charles Key, an Oklahoma City Republican,...
Miscellaneous
(45916)NOTICEOPPORTUNITY FOR PUBLIC HEARINGCENTRAL OKLAHOMA TRANSPORTATIONAND PARKING AUTHORITYThe Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority (COTPA) hereby affords the public the opportunity for a public hearing in order to receive comments...
Miscellaneous
(45933)NOTICE OF HEARINGMr. Clark E. Gaines and Judith Jane Gaines, 2005 Huntington Avenue, Nichols Hills, Oklahoma 73116; Continental Federal Savings Loan, P.O. Box 838, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73101.Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Title 11...
Mortgages
Received 2/02/95B 6705 P 378 _ The First Christian Church of Edmond, OK et al to Board of Church Extension of Disciples of Christ, $1,600,000, L13-15 B37 Original Town of Edmond Addn.B 6705 P 1028 _ LAMP Westernview Limited Partnership to Pioneer...
New Cases
PROBATE PROCEEDINGSFiled 2-2-95P-81-2182 _ Est of Shadid; publ affi.P-84-1594 _ Est of Rather; publ affi.P-90-1070 _ Est of Janzen; publ affi.P-95-33 _ Est of Burns;; publ affi.P-93-782 _ Est of McCollough; publ affi.P-94-187 _ Est of Cole; publ affi.P-94-264...
New Cases
Filings For 02/01/95 CivilCJ-95-694 _ Chrysler Credit Corporation Vs Booth Billy D; Alleged Petition For Replevin; Loyd, Michael Ladell Atty;Assg Division D-5 Civil -Niles Jackson.CJ-95-695 _ Flanagan Kevin E Vs State Of Oklahoma Ex Rel Depar; Alleged...
New Cases
CS-95-777 _ Memorial Bank Vs Cunningham W M Et Al; Alleged Breach Agree-contract; Lee, Edward Osborne Atty Assg Hon. Donald L. Howard.CS-95-778 _ Memorial Bank Vs Allen Leonard Alleged Breach Agree-contract Lee, Edward Osborne Atty Assg Hon. Charles...
OK Reflections
At lunch the other day with a couple of old friends, who are regular readers of this column, one of them said: "What's this we hear about you and Eleanor moving to Big D?""Not so," I said, "It's little F for Frisco, which is located at the end of...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-93-5921 _ Watson Bradley And Cathy Vs. Whittaker Bobbi And Allstate Requested Jury Instructions -Pltf.CJ-93-5921 _ Watson Bradley And Cathy Vs. Whittaker Bobbi And Allstate Instructions To Jury.CJ-93-5921 _ Watson Bradley And Cathy Vs. Whittaker...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-92-8315 _ Wedgewood Village Inc Vs. City Of Oklahoma City Notice To Take Deposition Subpoena Duces Tecum.CJ-92-8315 _ Wedgewood Village Inc Vs. City Of Oklahoma City Notice To Take Deposition Subpoena Duces Tecum.CJ-92-8525 _ Hackett Selwyn...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-95-224 _ Cook Sadie Et Al Vs. Stroh Rebecca Lynn Deft's First Set Of Interrogatories To Pltf Sadie.CJ-95-224 _ Cook Sadie Et Al Vs. Stroh Rebecca Lynn Deft's First Request For Document Discovery To.CJ-95-224 _ Cook Sadie Et Al Vs. Stroh Rebecca...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-3556 _ Baptist Medical Center Of Okla Vs. Burrier Sherl A Answer To Garnishment/ 178.88.CS-94-3632 _ Credit Acceptance Corporation Vs. Diggs Janet J Answer To Garnishment/ 55.36.CS-94-3729 _ Credit Bureau Services Associa Vs. Bradford Toni Answer...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-7416 _ All Hort Systems Inc Vs. The Plant House Inc Dismissal W/prejudice 1643-1002.CS-94-7458 _ Spruill David W Individully An Vs. Oliver Heather R Notice Of Change Of Address.CS-94-7618 _ General Motors Acceptance Corp Vs. Palmore David Et...
Pleadings & Filings
FD-93-8148 _ Moody Sunna L Vs. Moody Mark E Certificate Of Service.FD-93-8202 _ Margason Rhonda Diana Vs. Margason James Nelson Affidavit For Service By Publication.FD-93-8202 _ Margason Rhonda Diana Vs. Margason James Nelson Publication Notice.FD-93-9093...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-92-4506 _ Hillcrest Health Center Inc Vs. Smith Twyla Dismissal W/ o Prejudice R: F:.CS-92-4627 _ Ford Motor Credit Company Vs. Mixon Marvin Answer To Garnishment/ 2.56.CS-92-4724 _ Credit Collections Inc Vs. Jackson Ronald Et Al Release Satisfaction...
Pleadings & Filings
CS-94-25 _ Credit Adjustment Company Inc Vs. Nguyen Duy Answer To Garnishment/ 48.09.CS-94-131 _ Credit Service Inc Vs. Mcdowell James A Answer To Garnishment/ 172.03.CS-94-185 _ North American Rsd Vs. Walding Andrew Withdrawal Of Release And Satisfaction...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-94-7650 _ Meeker Terry Vs. Wellinksi Darrell Answer Of Deft Darrell Wellinski To Pltf'sAmended.CJ-94-7772 _ Lane-hill Stacy Diane Vs. Ruth Franklin D Et Al The Ruth's Reply Brief.CJ-94-7784 _ Speer Thomas David Vs. State Of Oklahoma Ex Rel Depar...
Pleadings & Filings
CJ-94-3541 _ Team Air Express Inc Vs. Vittoria North America Llc Et Scheduling Order/amick R:1643 F:2127.CJ-94-3711 _ Wright Tommy Vs. Galindo Raphael Martin Answer -Albert Trait For R: F:.CJ-94-3820 _ Transamerican Financial Servi Vs. West Tommy Lynn...
Pleadings & Filings
Filings For 02/02/95CJ-86-3309 _ Kinkade Terry R Vs. Total Petroleum Inc Et Al Order Approving Supersedeas Bond Sufficiency.CJ-87-11559 _ Boren Rebecca Vs. Audi Of America Inc Et Al Deft Volkswagen Of America Inc's Interrogatories.CJ-87-11648 _ Thermoplastic...
Quit Claim Deeds
QUIT CLAIM DEEDSReceived 2/02/95Sales Price Computed From Revenue Stamps.B 6705 P 415 _ Linda Dayle Goodwin, Tr to Linda D. Goodwin, Sls Pr. $, L15 16 B1 Hiawatha Addn, OKC.B 6705 P 436 _ Southwest Development Co to Berkeley, Inc, Sls Pr. $, pt SW4...
Rehka Corp. Purchases Ramada Limited
The Rekha Corp. has purchased the Ramada Limited at 3709 NW 39th Expressway for $875,000. Seller was LAW Real Estate Enterprise Inc., an Oklahoma corporation. Dennis Patel is president of Rekha Corp. and has been manager of the 88-room motel. He...
Sooner Rig Count Up by 4 for Week
Journal Record Staff ReporterOklahoma's active drilling rig count rose four to 98 for the week ended Friday, but the U.S. count continued to decline.Last week, the state count fell below 100 for the first time in four months.The nation's count decreased...
Southwest Airlines Plans Further Cost Cuts
NEW YORK _ Southwest Airlines Co., which already spends less money to fly its planes than any U.S. carrier, said Friday it will try to further reduce costs this year to stand up to heightened competition. The carrier's costs in the fourth quarter...
Stocks Soar, Interest Rates Fall on Weak Employment Report
NEW YORK (AP) _ Stocks soared Friday on the heaviest trading day so far this year and the sixth busiest on record, as an unexpectedly weak jobs report repressed fears of inflation and higher interest rates.The Dow Jones industrial average rose 57.87...
Texans Hope to Build Tourism around Forgotten Meteor Crater
ODESSA, Texas _ Just off Interstate 20 a crater slopes into the flat west Texas landscape of oil derricks and clumpy mesquite.The grassy bowl marks the spot where researchers say a meteoritic shower collided with Earth at least 20,000 years ago.Promoters...
`The Death of Common Sense' Brings Case against the Law
Los Angeles Daily NewsLOS ANGELES _ The law cannot save us from ourselves, Philip K. Howard tells us as he arrives on the scene with his first book, "The Death of Common Sense: How Law Is Suffocating America."In his impressive debut, the attorney and...
Unemployment Rate Surges; Orders to Factories Increase
By John D. McClainAssociated PressWASHINGTON _ The nation's unemployment rate shot up to 5.7 percent in January as job creation fell to a 12-month low. Still, The Clinton administration and many private economists contend there's plenty of vitality...
Warranty Deeds
B 6705 P 830 _ Alan K. Heckmaster et ux to Brian C.Imes et al, Sls Pr. $36,000, L15 B3 Del Rancho Addn. Retn 1200 S. Air Depot Ste M, MWC 73110.B 6705 P 1055 _ Ronald M. Sheltman et ux to Betty Jean Chandler, Sls Pr. $34,500, L19 B1 Sec 1 West Oaks...
Warranty Deeds
Received 2/02/95Sales price computed from revenue stamps.B 6705 P 993 _ G. Wayne Hall et ux to Mike L. Freeman et ux, Sls Pr. $375,000, L4 B26 Oak Tree Addn, Edm. Retn 5908 N Oak Forest Rd, Edm 73003.B 6705 P 908 _ Joe Burton Construction Co., Inc...
Yukon Bank Offers Home Equity Line Via a Credit Card
Accessing home equity credit is now as easy as using a credit card for customers of a small Yukon bank.Canadian State Bank is one of three banks in the country pioneering a program which allows customers to access their home equity credit through...