By CRAIG HALL
POTEAU—Heavener’s tournament curse for 2017 is over, just in time for the Lady Wolves to win their fourth straight slow-pitch softball LeFlore County Tournament.
Heavener had earlier made it to the championship games of two tournaments, one at Howe and Battiest, but the Lady Wolves were swept in the …
Heavener was given the top seed for the 2017 slow-pitch softball LeFlore County Tournament, which will be played April 10-13 at the PARC in Poteau
Howe is the second seed while Wister is the third seed and Poteau is seeded fourth.
Panama is the fifth seed while Pocola is sixth. Cameron is …
By CRAIG HALL
Emily Yandell and Sydney Crase both had grand slams as Heavener defeated Panama, 17-7, on Thursday.
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Lakota Vickers and Makenzie Wilson also homered as the Lady Wolves improved to 9-2 and bounced back from Tuesday’s loss to Red Oak.
Jazmine Lopez also had a …
POTEAU—Carl Albert State College has released the names of its President’s Honor Roll and Vice President’s Honor Roll for the first semester.
The following are students from LeFlore County.
President’s (requires a 4.0 GPA)
Arkoma—Morgan E. Giles, Cha-Marie Robertson.
Bokoshe—Kelseigh N. Hopson
Cameron—Edward L. Pate
Heavener—Katie A. Bottoms, Lily R. Friedl, Arturo Ortega, Alexandria L. Rold.
ARKOMA—Panama swept a pair of Green Valley Conference games at Arkoma on Tuesday.
Both Panama teams rallied in the fourth quarters to get the wins. Panama’s girls won, 37-31, while the Razorbacks pulled out an 82-81 victory.
Panama’s girls were tied with Arkoma at 22 after three quarters before the Lady ‘Backs …
Candidates for municipal office in 12 LeFlore County municipalities may file declarations of candidacy starting at 8 a.m. on Monday.i
Sharon Steele, secretary of the county election board, said the filing period ends at 5 p.m. on Feb. 8.
Declarations of candidacy will be accepted at the county election board office for …
PANAMA—Bokoshe and Panama split a pair of Green Valley Conference games here Thursday.
Bokoshe’s girls came from behind to down the Lady ‘Backs, 36-32, while Panama’s boys grabbed a big lead early and defeated the Tigers, 72-52.
The Lady Tigers only scored one point in the second quarter and trailed 17-9 at …
TAHLEQUAH—Northeastern State University’s president’s honor roll and dean’s honor roll students from LeFlore County.
President’s honor roll (students must complete 12 hours of undergraduate classes with a 4.0 grade point average)
Poteau—Amber Anderson, Haley Copeland, Jeremy Cremeans, Brittany Rice, Candice Yochum.
Talihina—Hanna Clemons, Audra King.
Dean’s honor roll (students must complete at least …
PANAMA–Brad Harrison Whiteaker, 61, of Panama passed away Friday, Jan. 20, 2017 in Fort Smith, Ark. and was born Dec. 12, 1955 in Fort Smith, Ark. to Robert “Bob” Henry & Myrtle Ann (Duke) Whiteaker.
The family held a private service at the Fairview Cemetery in Panama, under the direction of …
PANAMA—Funeral services for Christine Miller, 80, of Panama are Tuesday at 10 a.m.at the Mallory-Martin Chapel in Spiro with Pastor Victor Sweet officiating.
Burial will follow at the Antioch Cemetery in Stigler, under the direction of Mallory Martin Funeral Home.
She was born …