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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More than 4,000 people died of opioid overdoses in the Sooner State between 2007 and 2017, lawyers said.
Lawmakers in the Sooner State passed legislation (Senate Bill 1), co-sponsored by Senate President Pro Tern Greg Treat (R) and House Speaker Charles McCall (R), creating a nonpartisan, centralized legislative staff office: the Legislative Office of Fiscal Transparency, or LOFT.
Another $1 million is earmarked to assist "new entrepreneurs and small business innovators" through the Oklahoma Center for Advancement of Science and Technology; and $19 million is to be added to the state's Quick Action Closing Fund, which can be tapped to close deals to bring business and industry investment to the Sooner State.
Boise-based WinCo Foods has also targeted opportunities in the Sooner State with three stores, all in the Oklahoma City area.
Dan Perez, CEO of Whitetail Properties, said the Sooner State is particularly attractive to hunters looking to invest in hunting property that doesn't carry the same kind of premium price as deer dirt in states with bigger reputations for trophy bucks.
The licensee of a single FM licensed to the Oklahoma city of Chickasha has just struck a deal to greatly increase his broadcast holdings in the Sooner State.
The initiated state statute in "The Sooner State" passed 57 percent to 43 percent during the June 26 primary election.
I've explained to my new colleagues in the Sooner State that I live on a 118-mile stretch of suburbia sprawling eastward from Manhattan right into the ocean.
Although we made no other pitstops en route to the Sooner State, I was intrigued by the number of tourist attractions along the way.
Now with George on the team, it's quite possible that the "super team" that the Lakers were trying to piece together may be taking place in the Sooner state instead of Hollywood.
The brief history of railroads in the Sooner State by Augustus J.