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 …
POCOLA—Howe swept Pocola in a pair of basketball games Tuesday night.
The opener featured a battle of top 10 teams as Howe’s girls (3-0), ranked first in 2A, topped Pocola (2-1), the 10th-ranked team in 3A, 77-63.
Howe’s boys completed the sweep with a 79-38 victory in the second contest.
In a rematch …
POCOLA—Pocola’s girls improved to 2-0 with a 57-42 win over county rival Spiro Thursday night.
No score or information has been reported on the boys’ game.
Checotah is at Spiro Friday while Pocola hosts Howe Tuesday.
Pocola jumped ahead by eight points at the end of the first quarter and increased the lead …
POCOLA—Pocola split its season openers with Stigler Tuesday.
The Lady Indians took the opener, 62-27, before Stigler’s got won the nightcap, 56-31.
Pocola hosts Spiro Thursday.
Pocola’s girls grabbed the lead early and kept expanding it, outscoring the Lady Panthers in every quarter. Emma Damato led Pocola with 13 points and Mika Scott …
Candidates for the board of education in 17 LeFlore County school districts will file their declarations of candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Dec. 3 and continue through Wednesday, county election board secretary Sharon Steele said.
Steele said the official filing period ends Dec. 5 at 5 p.m. All candidate filings …
POCOLA—Memorial services for David Joe Needham, 54, of Pocola are Saturday at 10 a.m. at Victory Worship Center in Spiro with Rev. Bryan Fouts officiating.
Services are under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 …
OKLAHOMA CITY–The TSET Board of Directors on Thursday approved 34 incentive grants for communities and schools through the TSET Healthy Incentive Program.
TSET funds were awarded to 10 communities and 24 school districts that have adopted health promoting policies and strategies at the board meeting. The TSET Healthy Incentive Program for schools and …
Death notice for Jesse Lee Nelke Sr., 74, of Pocola
Pocola girls, Wilburton boys win Monday’s Black Diamond Conference games
Vote Sunday in this week’s LeFlore County basketball poll