Ponca City, OK

Now: 48 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 48 °F | Lo: 47 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 79 °F 

Lo: 51 °F

Thursday

Hi: 55 °F 

Lo: 41 °F

Friday

Hi: 68 °F 

Lo: 44 °F

Saturday

Hi: 67 °F 

Lo: 41 °F

Sunday

Hi: 74 °F 

Lo: 48 °F

OU President David Boren recovering after heart surgery

The Associated Press - March 21, 2017 12:27 pm

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – University of Oklahoma President David Boren is hospitalized after undergoing heart surgery.
OU issued a press release Monday saying Boren underwent bypass surgery Monday morning and is “resting comfortably.”
The 75-year-old Boren is expected to remain hospitalized for about a week and then plans to take a few more days off recuperating at his home in Norman.
The release said Boren will continue to work from home for several days before eventually returning to his campus office, a schedule similar to one he followed after back surgery several years ago.
Boren is a former Oklahoma governor and U.S. senator and has served as OU’s president since November 1994.

 

Latest Stories

Attorney General files felony charges on teacher for attempted sex with a minor

OKLAHOMA CITY – Attorney General Mike Hunter on Friday filed charges on Jeramy Gregston after an...

Rainfall helps shrink largest western Oklahoma wildfires

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Oklahoma Forestry Services says widespread rainfall that soaked portions of western Oklahoma...

Chamber Chat

The Chamber’s April Business after Hours will be Tuesday from 5 to 7 p.m., hosted by...