A PRETTY PICKLE: Real-Life Locales


Curious about Murray County or Southeatern Oklahoma, the setting for A PRETTY PICKLE? Check out these videos about the real-life locations which appear in the book.


“Ardmore is the latest community to be featured in the ‘Today In America’ series … The cable television program travels around the country in search of the best small cities and towns to live, work and play.”


A virtual campus tour of Murray State College in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.


“We are a Nation of successful and united people! Together we build today’s Chickasaw Nation and, with continued planning and commitment to the Chickasaw people, we will prosper far into the future. We celebrate a wonderful 2018 and look forward to the opportunities of a new year. Chikasha Poya!”


“In July 2010, the Chickasaw Cultural Center opened in Sulphur. It is an amazing place to learn about the Chickasaw people and their heritage.”


Murray County Development Authority’s “Economic video” for the 2018 Joint Chamber Banquet.


A birds-eye view of the Tishomingo area.


“Blake Shelton invites ET's Sophie Schillaci inside his new restaurant and live venue 'Ole Red' in his hometown Tishomingo, Oklahoma. The two talk Gwen Stefani, kids in their future, and his new album 'Texoma Shore.'“


“Uncovering Oklahoma visits the 2018 Oklahoma State Fair to sample some of the new and award-winning fair foods as well as hear from food vendors talk about their specials this year.”


Toby Keith’s “Trailerhood.” From the gimme ball cap on down, this video is all Okie.

“Ree Drummond, author of The Pioneer Woman Cooks, invites you to Oklahoma to discuss motherhood, her books, and a special recipe.”

“If you are wanting a different kind of camping experience, then you really need to try the floating cabins at Lake Murray (near Ardmore). Located on one of Oklahoma’s most pristine lakes, find out why guests are staying and playing right on the water!”