Sooner State

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Noun1.Sooner State - a state in south central United StatesSooner State - a state in south central United States
Platt National Park - a national park in Oklahoma having mineral springs
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Bartlesville - a town in northeastern Oklahoma
Enid - a town in north central Oklahoma
Lawton - a town in southwest Oklahoma
McAlester - a town in southeastern Oklahoma
Muskogee - a town in eastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas River
capital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City - capital and largest city of Oklahoma; the economy is based on oil and livestock
Tulsa - a major city of northeastern Oklahoma on the Arkansas river; once known as the oil capital of the world and still heavily involved in the oil and gas industries
Arkansas River, Arkansas - a river that rises in the Rocky Mountains in Colorado and flows southeast through Kansas and Oklahoma and through Arkansas to become a tributary of the Mississippi River
Canadian River, Canadian - a river rising in northeastern New Mexico and flowing eastward across the Texas panhandle to become a tributary of the Arkansas River in Oklahoma
Cimarron, Cimarron River - a river that rises in northeastern New Mexico and flows eastward into Oklahoma where it becomes a tributary of the Arkansas River
Llano Estacado - a large semiarid plateau forming the southern part of the Great Plains
Neosho, Neosho River - a river that rises in eastern Kansas and flows eastward into Oklahoma to become a tributary of the Arkansas River
Red River, Red - a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
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A familiar face among locals, Delray Raines, 19-11-2 (14 KO's), is undefeated in the Sooner State.
The Sooner state joined Missouri, South Dakota, and Utah in allowing women considering an abortion 72 hours to ponder this life-and-death decision.
In Oklahoma, a state legislator has insisted that lawmakers there can simply "nullify" the high court ruling by declaring it inoperative in the Sooner State.
Congratulations to both lawmakers and employers in Oklahoma for their leadership in making roads in the Sooner State safer.
Mike Ritze, a key member of the constitutionally minded bloc of the Oklahoma House of Representatives that successfully derailed the con-con locomotive in the Sooner State, told The New American that the fight was close and the hour was late, but in the end a majority of his colleagues decided "they did not want to open the Pandora's box of a con-con.
How about that the Sooner State has a Santa Claus Commission?
Fast-growing North Texas would like to buy water from Oklahoma reservoirs, but the Sooner state isn't selling.
Union Pacific Railroad acquired complete ownership of a rail line in Oklahoma decades after state officials saved what continues to be a link of commerce through the Sooner State.
But thankfully for credit unions in the Sooner State, the highs and lows of the real estate market experienced in other states isn't part of that mix.
Forty-three delegates were up for grabs in the Sooner State, making it the fifth-largest cache up for grabs on Super Tuesday.
The DAV Department of Oklahoma's Mobile Service Unit is a symbol of service and gratitude for veterans in the Sooner State.
SHOT IN OKLAHOMA: A CENTURY OF SOONER STATE CINEMA is a pick for cinema and Oklahoma history holdings alike, and documents the reasons why the state has served as a backdrop and home base for cinematic productions over the decades.