Filing for school board offices closed Wednesday afternoon with only one candidate filing for most positions.
There will be an election in Bokoshe, LeFlore, Panama, Pocola, Poteau, Shady Point, Spiro and Whitesboro.
The following are a list of the individuals filing for school board seats in LeFlore County.
Office #1—Ashley Killion
Office #1—Ronald Miller …
Candidates for the board of education in 17 LeFlore County school districts will file their declarations of candidacy over three days beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday and continuing on Tuesday and Wednesday, according to LeFlore County election board secretary Sharon Steele.
Steele said the official filing period ends at 5 …
FANSHAWE—Funeral services for Norman Marrow, 71, of Fanshawe are Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Hills Baptist Church in Summerfield with Rev. David Anderson and Darrell Ritter officiating.
Burial will follow in the Fanshawe Cemetery, under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home.
He passed away Nov. 24, 2015 in Fanshawe and was …
Per a news released by the Oklahoma State Department of Education, the OSDE, as required by state law has calculated the 2015 A-F Report Cards for all public schools in Oklahoma have been calculated and are now available. The report cards can be accessed at http://afreportcards.ok.gov/.
Grades for LeFlore County …
Graveside services for Ruth Laverne Wasson, 83, are Sept. 11 at 10 a.m. at the Fanshawe Cemetery.
Services are under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She passed away on Sept. 3, 2015 and was a resident of Elmcroft Assisted Living Center for the last five years, was born in …
LeFlore County showed another big increase in sales tax for June while the county communities were nearly split in increasing revenue.
For the county, sales tax for the month was $538,022.52, up $121,311.52 from the same time frame last year.
Cameron, LeFlore, Panama, Rock Island, Spiro, Talihina and Wister collected more sales …
LeFlore County showed a big increase in sales tax for May while 11 of the 15 communities mentioned in the report by the Oklahoma Tax Commission showed an increase for the month.
The full report for the state can be seen HERE.
Overall, LeFlore County’s sales tax increased to $560,689.94 for …
FANSHAWE—Funeral services for Wilma Ruth Holson, 87, of Fanshawe are Saturday at 10 a.m. at the Fanshawe Assembly of God Church with Rev. Jack Covert and Rev. Jim Cooking officiating.
Interment will follow at the Fanshawe Cemetery, under the direction …
POTEAU–Recently the Kiamichi Technology Center hosted the Oklahoma State School Board Association Whole Board Development Session.
Stephanie Mather, staff attorney with the OSSBA, provided the presentation. The agenda included financial disclosure with the new rules for boards/board members and vision/strategic planning information that included legislation updates.
Board members receive three hours of …
The following schools will be out on Thursday due to weather.
Once we receive word on other schools, they will be added to the list.
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