TALIHINA—Talihina swept its Black Diamond Conference games from Stigler Thursday night.
Talihina’s boys improved to 3-0 with an 80-49 win over the Panthers while the Lady Tigers moved their record to 2-1 with a 48-45 win.
Talihina is scheduled to visit Vian Saturday.
Talihina outscored the Lady Panthers 18-10 in the third quarter …
CHECOTAH—Checotah’s swept Poteau in a pair of NOAA games here Thursday night.
Checotah’s girls won the opener, 43-27, before the Wildcats completed the sweep with a 67-62 win.
Poteau returns home to host Heavener Friday.
Checotah built a 10-point lead at the end of the first quarter and the Lady Pirates could never …
FORT SMITH, Ark.—Bishop Miege, Kansas handed the Howe girls their first loss, 74-62, in the opening round of the Taco Bell Tournament of Champions Thursday at Southside.
The Lady Lions play Southside Friday at 8 p.m. in consolation play. Due to the threat of winter weather, Saturday’s games have been cancelled.
PORUM—Howe’s boys defeated Pocola for the second time in three days in the opening round of the Porum Tournament Thursday night.
The Lions improved to 3-1 with the 61-40 victory. Howe will play Warner at 7:45 p.m. Friday in the semifinals. Pocola drops to 0-4.
After a relatively slow first half, Pocola …
LeFLORE—LeFlore’s boys bounced back from an opening-round loss to Keota in the Nadine Carpenter Invitational Tournament with a 72-24 rout of Panola Thursday.
The Savages improved to 4-4 with the win.
LeFlore jumped out to a commanding 31-6 lead after the first quarter and cruised to the easy win.
James Long led the …
LeFLORE—Cameron won both its games in consolation play at the Nadine Carpenter Invitational Tournament Thursday.
Cameron’s girls downed Gans, 38-29, while the Jackets edged Crowder in overtime, 37-33.
Cameron outscored Crowder 5-1 in overtime to get the victory. L.T. Booth led the Jackets (4-3) with 23 points. Crowder was led by Uriah …
A dinner for veterans will be held Saturday starting at noon at the VFW post at 715 N. Highway 59 in Heavener featuring turkey and ham.
The dinner is sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Vietnam Veterans of America and the American Legion and is free to all veterans …
POTEAU—Covenant Church will present its Our Family Christmas: Another Room for FREE, an original tragicomedy written especially for the holiday season, on Sunday through Tuesday.
Our Family Christmas: Another Room for Rent is a non-traditional church Christmas play. Although it is set during Christmas and includes a Christmas “message,” this play …
HOWE–The Mane Attraction, the Howe High School show choir, will present DREAM Saturday at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.
The concert features 36 students performing selections from The Greatest Showman and La La Land. Reserved seating is $8 per person or $5 at the door. For more information, contact Carol Ann Ford at 918-658-3666.
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Helen Ruth Hornback, 89, was born Aug. 20, 1929 at Howe to William Paul and Flora Oliver Epley and died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, in Tulsa.
Funeral service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at Hilldale Baptist Church in Keetonville with …