The Marionette

Treats, eats for all Valentine’s Day budgets

Mitchell Stroud, Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Community, Restaurants, Student Life

You wake up, and the brisk February air gently sweeps away your slumber as you walk to the corner flower shop. Every morning you walk by and see the idle shop-owners welcome the few regulars that stop by every day, but today is different. The flower shop is bustling with troves of customers searching...

October Food Review: Hatch OKC

Dylan DelCol, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Community

“It’s so clean and bright and fancy.”   “Quality of experience: definitely top notch.”   ‘I could tell that the food was made with care and attention to detail.”   “I would definitely eat there again, and recommend it to my family and friends.”   These ...

String student first to make All-State

Mitchell Stroud, Reporter

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Music

Sophomore Jackson Burnette earned a spot in the All-State orchestra on December 3rd. Burnette auditioned along with 25 other bassists, all vying for a spot in the orchestra. In the end, All-State judges chose the top eight bassists from the 26 and awarded them a spot in the orchestra. He was named second...

Holiday happenings

Chase Leach, Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Community

Oklahoma City offers a number of features and attractions to help fill the wait for the holidays this December, so you won't have to worry about boredom taking over your break. Devon presents the ongoing "Downtown in December" event this year, which will host a number of separate events and attractions,...

Giving back for the holidays

Rachel Rose, Reporter

December 4, 2017


Filed under Community

The holiday season brings with it a spirit of giving not just to friends and family, but to those less fortunate. Oklahoma City has plenty of opportunities to volunteer this year. Here are a few options: 1. The City Rescue Mission, which aims to help the homeless and hungry in OKC, has its annual Christmas Banquet on Christm...

Holiday gift giving 101

Jordyn Daniels and Mitchell Stroud

December 4, 2017


Filed under Community, Opinion

If you're having a hard time finding gifts for your gal friends, this list of gifts $50 and under is for you! Feel like a Mermaid with this knit mermaid tail blanket-$34 The Amazon Fire 7" Tablet has access to more than 38 million movies, songs, books and apps-$40 Listen to music anywhere with this Mini Portable Bluetooth Speaker-$30 Have your 2018 planned out for every moment with a new Planner-$16  Blend your makeup...

The implications of history: the Donnay building

Mitchell Stroud, Reporter

November 27, 2017


Filed under Community

The Donnay building, known for housing the HiLo club, the Drunken Fry, Charlie's Records and Classen Grill is fighting for its life. In July, Braum's filed an application to rezone the property for their further plans to purchase the Donnay building and demolish it to build a new Braum's restaurant....

To the right, to the right

Jordyn Daniels, Reporter

November 6, 2017


Filed under Community

A new law went in place on Nov.1 for Oklahoma drivers. Vehicles are no longer allowed to drive in the left lane except when they are passing another vehicle. According to State Trooper Dwight Durant, in an interview with NewsOK, "You can travel in that left lane but if somebody comes up behind you, ...

Wildfires destroy homes, crops in California

Mitchell Stroud, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Community

Northern California is currently being ravaged by over 20 wildfires.  41 people have been killed and 100+ are missing in Sonoma county. Sonoma, and close-by, Napa county have over 131,200 acres of burned land. winds upwards of 79 miles per hour have fanned the flames across the dry fields. According to C...

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