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 …
SHADY POINT—Funeral services for Lois Oleda Helton, 81, of Shady Point are Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Victory Worship Center in Spiro with Rev. Bryan Fouts officiating.
Interment will follow in the New Hope Cemetery in Spiro, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She passed away Thursday, Jan. …
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 …
SHADY POINT—Funeral services for Phyllis June Maxwell, 75, of Shady Point are Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Calhoun Baptist Church with Rev. Steve Hughes officiating.
Interment will follow in the Shady Point Cemetery, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral …
The second seeds got the wins and the championship Saturday in the junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament.
The second-seeded Pocola girls edged top-seeded Howe, 50-41, before the No. 2 Whitesboro boys came from behind to edge No. 1 Spiro, 43-40.
Poteau pulled off the wins in both third-place games. Poteau’s girls …
The Howe girls will play Pocola while the Spiro boys take on Whitesboro in the championship games of the 2017 junior high LeFlore County Tournament.
Both games will be at Panama. Howe defeated Poteau, 34-25, while Pocola downed Whitesboro, 44-25, to advance to the championship.
For the boys, Spiro downed Poteau, 46-32, …
The LeFlore County courthouse and several LeFlore County school districts have been cancelled on Friday due to the snow.
Carl Albert State College will be closed at both the Poteau and Sallisaw campuses and classes at the Kiamichi Technology Center are also cancelled.
School districts that are cancelled for Friday are Arkoma, …
The 2017 junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament semifinals will be held on Thursday at Panama.
For the girls, Howe plays Poteau at 4 p.m. with Pocola battling Whitesboro at 6:30 p.m.
In the boys’ bracket, Spiro and Poteau meet at 5:15 p.m. while Whitesboro and Talihina tangle at 7:45 p.m.
The consolation …
The top seeds for the junior high county tournament advanced to Thursday’s semifinals with wins on Tuesday.
The top-seeded Spiro boys defeated Hodgen, 56-43, while the Howe girls advanced with a 42-15 win over Spiro.
Only consolation games will be played Wednesday. All the semifinal games will be held at Panama. In …
The top-seeded Howe girls and Spiro boys cruised to easy wins on the opening day of the 2017 junior high LeFlore County Tournament.
Howe’s girls defeated Fanshawe, 45-19, while the Spiro boys blasted Cameron, 50-12.
Play continues Tuesday at Bokoshe, Panama and Heavener.
Fanshawe 46, Bokoshe 9
Howe 45, Fanshawe 19
Spiro 21, Panama …