Oklahoma is a leader in multiple industries, like aviation and energy, but there is no question that agriculture is at the heart of the state’s commerce.
I don’t remember the name of my husband’s father and mother, nor where they came from to the Territory. He was here when my parents came here from Texas in 1889.
My parents were F. R. Thomas, born in Georgia and Sallie Beaver Thomas, born in Texas. Father was a farmer. There were thirteen children in our family. I was born in Texas, August 4, 1867.
For the past seventeen years, the United States has been engaged in several military conflicts, primarily, but not exclusively, in the Middle East.
This week, millions of Americans will file their taxes under an antiquated system for the last time. What was once an onerous task will become a more simple, easier process in the years to come.