Michael White will be the newest member of the Heavener school board after he was elected to office No. 2 in Tuesday’s school elections.
White received a total of 69 votes (50.7 percent) compared to 37 votes (27.2 percent for Shannon C. …
By CRAIG HALL
A pair of juniors came up big for Heavener in its Black Diamond Conference games with Pocola on Tuesday.
Emily Yandell hit a pair of baskets in the final eight seconds of a 43-40 win for the Lady Wolves while Jacob Hill made a driving layup with 20 seconds …
POCOLA—Funeral services for Gary Ray Reiter, 70, of Pocola are Friday at noon at the Fort Smith, Ark. National Cemetery with Marty Sloan officiating.
Services are under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 in …
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.
POCOLA—Pocola’s Morgan Francis hit five 3’s and scored 19 points to lead the Lady Indians to a 48-38 win over Talihina on Tuesday in Black Diamond Conference play.
The two teams were tied at 21 at the half before Pocola outscored the Lady Tigers, 12-6, in the third quarter to take …
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 …
Several LeFlore County players were named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association all-state by class team.
The full list of East players can be seen HERE.
Poteau’s Ben Klutts was named to the 4A team as a quarterback.
In 2A, Spiro defensive back Landon Rogers was selected.
For Class A, Pocola quarterback Kyler Ree …
By CRAIG HALL
POCOLA—Connor Place came through in a big way for Heavener on Friday in the Black Diamond Conference game at Pocola.
Place scored half of the Wolves’ points and all 10 of Heavener’s points in the fourth quarter of Heavener’s 56-43 win at Pocola.
Pocola’s girls pulled off a minor upset …
The semifinals of the 85th annual basketball LeFlore County Tournament start Thursday at the Stubblefield Center on the campus of the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
LCT boys bracket after Wednesday
LCT girls after Wednesday
This is the first time that games in the LCT will be played at UAFS since 2010.
By CRAIG HALL
The top four seeds in both the boys and girls’ brackets advanced to the semifinals, but the road was hardly easy for the top-seeded Spiro boys and the fourth-seeded Poteau boys.
LCT boys bracket after Tuesday.xls
LCT girls bracket after Tuesday.xls
Spiro had to score the final seven points …