State Bill 860 would cut an additional $17.7 million in state aid for schools.
Sen. Mark Allen voted for the bill while Sen. Joseph Silk voted against it.
Here is the projected state aid reduction from fiscal year 2017 breakdown by school districts in LeFlore County:
The second seeds got the wins and the championship Saturday in the junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament.
The second-seeded Pocola girls edged top-seeded Howe, 50-41, before the No. 2 Whitesboro boys came from behind to edge No. 1 Spiro, 43-40.
Poteau pulled off the wins in both third-place games. Poteau’s girls …
Friday’s games in the junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament have been postponed until Saturday due to the winter storm.
Here is the updated schedule.
Championship—Spiro vs. Whitesboro 5:15 at Panama
Third place—Poteau vs. Talihina 2:45 at Panama
Fifth place—Hodgen vs. Heavener 3:45 at Bokoshe
Consolation—Panama vs. Pocola 1:15 at Bokoshe
Championship—Howe vs. Pocola 4 at …
The Howe girls will play Pocola while the Spiro boys take on Whitesboro in the championship games of the 2017 junior high LeFlore County Tournament.
Both games will be at Panama. Howe defeated Poteau, 34-25, while Pocola downed Whitesboro, 44-25, to advance to the championship.
For the boys, Spiro downed Poteau, 46-32, …
The LeFlore County courthouse and several LeFlore County school districts have been cancelled on Friday due to the snow.
Carl Albert State College will be closed at both the Poteau and Sallisaw campuses and classes at the Kiamichi Technology Center are also cancelled.
School districts that are cancelled for Friday are Arkoma, …
The top seeds for the junior high county tournament advanced to Thursday’s semifinals with wins on Tuesday.
The top-seeded Spiro boys defeated Hodgen, 56-43, while the Howe girls advanced with a 42-15 win over Spiro.
Only consolation games will be played Wednesday. All the semifinal games will be held at Panama. In …
The top-seeded Howe girls and Spiro boys cruised to easy wins on the opening day of the 2017 junior high LeFlore County Tournament.
Howe’s girls defeated Fanshawe, 45-19, while the Spiro boys blasted Cameron, 50-12.
Play continues Tuesday at Bokoshe, Panama and Heavener.
Fanshawe 46, Bokoshe 9
Howe 45, Fanshawe 19
Spiro 21, Panama …
Brackets have been released for the 2017 junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament.
Bokoshe is the host for the tournament this year and will host games along with Heavener and Panama.
Finals will be held at the new Panama facility.
The Howe girls and Spiro boys are the top seeds for the tournament….
Seeds were announced the LeFlore County Junior High basketball tournament on Wednesday.
The Spiro boys and Howe girls were given the top seeds. The tournament will be played at Bokoshe, Heavener and Panama. The finals will be played at Panama in the new Razorbacks Event Center.
1. Spiro, 2. Whitesboro, 3. Talihina, …
Candidates for the board of education in 17 LeFlore County school districts will file their declarations of candidacy starting at 8 a.m. on Monday and continuing Tuesday and Wednesday, according to LeFlore County election board secretary Sharon Steele.
Steele said the official filing period ends at 5 p.m. on Dec. 7. …