Jeri is proud to make Lawton home and is blessed to be a part of the KLAW family since 1999! She's something of a National Treasure in the community. Her family is her heart, so a lot of her writings are about fun family-friendly activities Oklahoma, plus the best places to shop and eat. You can also read about local weather forecasts and Oklahoma weather phenomena. As a proud Oklahoman, Jeri enjoys highlighting people, places and events Oklahoma can be proud of!
Avoid These Eight Poisonous and Toxic Plants in Oklahoma
Spring has sprung in Oklahoma! Plants are popping up all over the place. But be careful! Not all plants are safe.
New Local Pizzeria Coming to Lawton, Oklahoma
Get excited pizza lovers in Lawton, Oklahoma! A new pizzeria is coming to town.
Snow and Rain On Tap for Oklahoma Before Weekend Warm-Up
It's typical of Oklahoma to have all four seasons in one week! Snow and rain are headed for the Sooner State before we warm back up for the weekend.
Oklahoma Will Go From Summer to Winter in Less Than 24 Hours
Get ready for a day of rollercoaster temperatures in Oklahoma!
Oklahoma May See Snow, Record High Temps and Thunderstorms This Week
It's not even officially spring yet and Oklahoma is already having a wild mix of weather to close out February.
One of the Best Grocery Stores in the Nation is in Oklahoma
All Oklahomans have their favorite grocery stores. But one Oklahoma grocery store is rated as one of the best in the United States!
Here’s When Oklahoma Can Expect Its Last Frost
From Guymon, Oklahoma, all the way down to Durant, Oklahomans are ready for spring! But every part of the state will experience the year's last frost at different times, making winter linger a little longer for some. Soon Oklahomans will want to start planting their gardens, but they'll want to wait till Oklahoma's last frost of the year...
DO NOT Kill These Beneficial Insects Found in Oklahoma
With warm spring weather in Oklahoma comes the increase in pests! But not all insects are pests and can be beneficial, especially for your garden.
Other Than 911, These Are the Oklahoma Emergency Numbers You Need to Know
You should always call 911 if you need immediate medical assistance or there is an urgent need for police assistance. But sometimes an emergency or an accident might not have as high as an urgency for the use of 911, which could be considered a "non-emergency" but you still need assistance. That's why it's important to know the phone numbers that can assist you in those minor times of need.
Oklahoma Could See a Last Minute Cold Spell in March
Remember March 2009? It's not impossible for Oklahoma to have a repeat.
How To Prepare for Spring Allergies in Oklahoma
Oklahomans will soon be sneezing, scratching their eyes and struggling to breathe as spring moves in. So here's a few ways Oklahomans can make allergy season a little easier on themselves and their nose.
Oklahoma Could See Fewer Monarch Butterflies This Year
Earlier this week, scientists said that the number of monarchs are down drastically compared to other years. And Oklahoma is partly to blame.