State Bill 860 would cut an additional $17.7 million in state aid for schools.
Sen. Mark Allen voted for the bill while Sen. Joseph Silk voted against it.
Here is the projected state aid reduction from fiscal year 2017 breakdown by school districts in LeFlore County:
POTEAU–Carl Albert State College has released the President’s Honor Roll. Students listed maintained a 4.0 GPA during the 2017 spring semester.
The following is a list of students from LeFlore County.
Cameron—Darby L. Duncan
Heavener—Lily R. Friedl, Jessica R. McGee, Shae L. Newcomer, Ali J. Paxton, Nancy A. Templeton….
POTEAU–Carl Albert State College has released the Vice President’s Honor Roll for the 2017 spring semester.
This includes LeFlore County students with a 3.00 – 3.99 GPA.
Arkoma—Sarah J. Alverson, Kylee S. Cusick.
Bokoshe—Buddy R. Bell, Brittnie D. Brassfield, Tara R. Dees, Brooklyn K. Gebhardt, Kelseigh N. Hopson, Shawneanna M. Nelson, Wilbur L. …
POTEAU—The 2017 LeFlore County all-star basketball games are Tuesday at Carl Albert State College.
The girls play at 6:30 p.m. with the boys tipping off at 8 p.m.
Here are the projected rosters:
Cheyenne Crase, Bokoshe
Dakotha Battice, Cameron
Skylar Bell, Panama
McKenzie Harper, Panama
The Pervasive Parenting Center recently awarded its 2017 Teacher of the Year and Paraprofessional of the Year awards to local educators. The recipients were chosen for their hard work and dedication in working with children, especially those with disabilities.
Tanya Gould, a special education teacher at Poteau Schools, was chosen as …
SPIRO—Funeral services for William “Bill” Moers, III, 63, of Spiro are Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the Victory Worship Center in Spiro with Rev. Bryan Fouts officiating.
Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at the National Cemetery in Fort Smith, Ark., under the direction …
WILBURTON–Eastern Oklahoma State College will host the 45th annual Kiamichi All-Star Classic sports competition May 26 and May 27 in Wilburton. High school athletes, who were selected by area coaches, will compete for either the North or South teams in softball, baseball and basketball.
The Kiamichi All-Star Classic will begin May …
SPIRO—Four Spiro seniors signed with colleges to run track on Thursday.
The four helped the Lady Bulldogs win the 3A state track championship last week.
Miriah Steel, Abena Sey and Kaici Phillips signed with the University of Central Oklahoma while Jimmie Pool signed with Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa.
To submit …
OKMULGEE—The four LeFlore County Class 3A teams travel to Okmulgee for regional play on Thursday.
3A Boys Area III bracket
3A Girls Area III bracket
Heavener plays Eufaula in both games while Spiro takes on Okmulgee.
The loser’s bracket games will be played in the afternoon. Spiro’s girls (11-15) play Okmulgee (9-13) …
By CRAIG HALL
Unlike the earlier game, there was no drama when Spiro’s boys took on Heavener for a 3A district championship..
After a slow start, Spiro revved up its offense and cruised to a 62-36 win over the Wolves to claim …