Funeral services for Michael Allen Kennerson, 67, of Poteau are Friday at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Heavener with Rev. Sam Dyer officiating.
Interment will follow at the Monroe Cemetery, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
By CRAIG HALL
Kyra Hornbuckle came through big late and Sequoyah Sanders was virtually unstoppable as Poteau spoiled Heavener’s senior night on Monday.
With the Lady Pirates struggling to score in the fourth quarter, Hornbuckle hit 6-7 free throws to slow Heavener’s surge and give Poteau a 39-28, for the first win …
The 2014 “State of the State’s Health” reports Oklahoma has the third highest rate of death due to heart disease in the nation. Here in LeFlore County the leading cause of death is also due to heart disease.
The good news is that many deaths from heart disease can be prevented.
POTEAU–The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma recently donated two copies of Schools for the Choctaws to the Carl Albert State College Library.
Jennifer Roberts, a Career Counselor for the Choctaw Nation Career Development Center, and Karen Crosby, the reigning Miss Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, were on hand to formally present the books.
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.
ROLAND—Poteau and Roland split their NOAA games here on Tuesday.
Poteau’s girls held on for a 40-37 win while Roland’s boys rolled to a 69-36 win over the Pirates.
The Lady Pirates (11-8) held an 11-point lead after three quarters and had to hold off the Lady Rangers (14-5) late. Roland outscored …
POTEAU–The Viking baseball and softball teams are ready to play at Carl Albert State College.
Head coach Tyler Guthrie’s baseball team’s home opener is Friday with the first pitch scheduled for 1 p.m. when Bacone JV comes to town.
Head coach David Holt’s …
POTEAU–Bentley and Susan Hill have been serving Carl Albert State College students since 1997 when Bentley became the Director of Baptist Collegiate Ministries at the CASC Poteau campus.
In addition to helping Bentley with the campus ministry, Susan has gone from adjunct instructor, to full-time faculty, to division chair of Communications …
POTEAU–Carl Albert State College is hosting an Interview Workshop on Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
The event will be in the Holton Business Center, Room 811 on the CASC Poteau campus.
The workshop information will cover appropriate dress, interview skills, and more. …
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 …