WILBURTON—Howe overpowered Wilburton for a pair of wins Thursday night.
The Lady Lions (14-3) ran past Wilburton, 73-50, while Howe’s boys (16-1) buried the Diggers, 68-42.
Both Howe teams are off until competing in the LeFlore County Tournament Tuesday.
Read the whole story on the Ledger’s morning newsletter HERE. This is the free …
The Heavener Utilities Authority and City Council will meet in regular business meetings Thursday at 6 p.m. at Heavener City Hall, 103 East Avenue B.
CALL TO ORDER – Chairman
ROLL CALL – Clerk
INVOCATION – Chairman
1. Approval of minutes from previous meeting.
Approval of purchase orders presented for payment.
New Business …
POTEAU–Ira William “Bill” Goodrich, 63, of Poteau, passed away Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 in Poteau and was born Dec. 11, 1956 in Binghamton, New York to Ira “Ike” Mason and Lillian Mae (Baker) Goodrich.
The family will be at the funeral home Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. to visit with …
POTEAU—Funeral services for Clinton Dean Garrison, 69, of Poteau, are Friday at 10 a.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Jim Cook officiating.
Interment will follow at Oakland Cemetery in Poteau, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
Drugs or DUI reportedly influenced a three-car accident Wednesday three miles west of Spiro on Highway 59, which resulted in two people being sent to hospitals with injuries.
Colton Williams, 19, of Keota was driving a 2005 Chevy Trailblazer west when he fell asleep. His vehicle departed the road and he …
WISTER—Funeral services for Randall Lee Vickers, 64, of Wister, are Friday at 2 p.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Tracey Loyd officiating.
Interment will follow at the Summerfield Cemetery, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed …
The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors approved new football districts for the next two seasons Wednesday.
The districts were the same as approved by the Oklahoma Football Coaches Association. It was approved by a 13-1 vote.
Here are the new districts.
Class 4A-4—Broken Bow, Fort Gibson, Hilldale, Muldrow, Poteau, Sallisaw, …
By DAVID SEELEY, Sports Editor’
HOWE – The Howe High School basketball teams got a home sweep of Idabel Tuesday night at the Howe Gym.
The Lady Lions routed the Lady Warriors 72-37 to get their coach, Chris Brown, his 500th coaching victory (see story HERE). That was followed by a …
By DAVID SEELEY, Sports Editor
HOWE – Howe Lady Lions basketball coach Chris Brown reached a milestone Tuesday night when his team routed the Idabel Lady Warriors 72-37 at the Howe Gym as he got his 500th coaching victory.
At the end of the game, Brown was presented a cake with the …
By CRAIG HALL
It has always been said that a team lives by the 3, they can die by the three.
Both Hartshorne teams lived by the 3 in Friday’s Black Diamond Conference game at Heavener. Hartshorne did not die by the 3, instead both teams thrived by the three.
The Lady Miners …