The purpose of the projects are to improve the roadway’s safety for the travelling public while maintaining and protecting its historic nature and the heritage tourism benefits that Route 66 provides.
Prosecutors also noted Whitmus was suspended in 2012 for a few days after he had been texting with a high school student.
Kyle Schwab has been a reporter for The Oklahoman newspaper since 2013. He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a major in journalism.
Governor Mary Fallin today announced she is appointing Michele Mc Elwee to a district judge post in Oklahoma County.
The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT), in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is proposing to improve SH 66 from approximately Division Street in the Town of Arcadia, through the Town of Arcadia, and continuing eastward to Luther, Oklahoma.
According to Whitmus’ attorney Sam The trial date has been moved for the former Luther Band Teacher charged with raping a student.