WISTER—Funeral services for Dorothy Louise Wilson, 79, of Wister are Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the First Southern Baptist Church in Wister with Rev. Keith Stewart officiating.
Interment will follow in the Wister City Cemetery, under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral …
LeFlore County’s biggest sporting event starts again on Monday.
The 2017 basketball LeFlore County Tournament tips off with games at Cameron, Howe and Panama on Monday with all 13 of the county’s high schools competing.
The Howe girls and Poteau boys are the defending tournament championships. This year, …
WISTER—Wister swept its Green Valley Conference games at Keota on Friday.
Wister’s girls used a big third quarter to take a 45-31 win while the Wildcats blew out Keota, 72-29.
The Lady Wildcats (6-9) led 23-20 at the break before going on a 10-2 run in the third quarter to take control …
WISTER—Wister took both games from Arkoma in Green Valley Conference play on Tuesday.
The Lady Wildcats took the opener, 59-51, before Wister’s boys completed the sweep with a 68-50 victory.
Wister’s girls improved to 5-9 while the Lady Mustangs drop to 2-6.
The Wildcats got a fast start, outscoring Arkoma 21-4 in the …
WISTER—Funeral services for Mike Gist, 69, of Wister is noon Friday at Grace Manor Memorial Chapel in Poteau with Pastor David Browning officiating.
Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at the Fort Smith, Ark. National Cemetery.
He passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 …
WISTER—Red Oak’s boys rallied past Wister in the fourth quarter to complete a sweep of Monday’s games.
The Eagles outscored Wister, 20-12, in the final period for a 54-51 win while Red Oak’s girls won the earlier contest, 48-24.
Grayson Nix led the Eagles (13-5) with 25 points while Jacob Armstrong added …
NORMAN—University of Oklahoma fall 2016 graduates from LeFlore County.
Bokoshe—Carlie Bunch, Bachelor of Arts
Heavener—Wade Hairrell, Bachelor of Business Administration; Logan Shelton, BS in Health and Exercise Science.
Howe—Courtney Smith, Bachelor of Arts
Poteau—Ashton Wise, Bachelor of Arts
Wister—Beau Massie, BS in Chemistry
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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 …
Friday’s games in the junior high basketball LeFlore County Tournament have been postponed until Saturday due to the winter storm.
Here is the updated schedule.
Championship—Spiro vs. Whitesboro 5:15 at Panama
Third place—Poteau vs. Talihina 2:45 at Panama
Fifth place—Hodgen vs. Heavener 3:45 at Bokoshe
Consolation—Panama vs. Pocola 1:15 at Bokoshe
Championship—Howe vs. Pocola 4 at …
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, …