Route 66 News

Oklahoma Route 66 on motorcycle

You saw a teaser clip of “Two Wheel Oklahoma” a few days ago. Now here’s the complete segment about Route 66 from Sapulpa to Arcadia, in three parts. It’s really well-done.   Like this:Like Loading…

First class inducted into Oklahoma Law Enforcement Hall of Fame

The Oklahoma Law Enforcement Hall of Fame eventually will open on Route 66 of Chandler, Okla. Recently, the first seven members of the Hall of Fame were announced, and they will be inducted at the Route 66 Interpretive Center in…

Emory Duick update

Emory Duick, the 71-year-old man who is running Route 66 from Chicago to Santa Monica, made it to Kingman, Ariz., in time for Thanksgiving, according to the Kingman Daily Miner. He’s had a few setbacks, but nothing that lasts too…

Out of the fire

The Tulsa World published a story about Rock Cafe owner Dawn Welch‘s new cookbook, “Dollars to Donuts,” and a side story about how she and the restaurant rose like a phoenix from the ashes after a fire devastated the historic…

What to do about the Route 66 State Park bridge

Kip Welborn, who is a Route 66 enthusiast in St. Louis, has been keeping up with the grave situation over the dilapidated Route 66 Bridge at Route 66 State Park near Eureka, Mo., that is scheduled to eventually be torn…

Wanda Jackson at the 66 Bowl

Longtime roadie Shellee Graham went to the Wanda Jackson concert at the 50th-anniversary celebration of the 66 Bowl in Oklahoma City on Saturday night and shot these photos. Jackson has some sentimental ties to the 66 Bowl. That’s where she…

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