Heavener Public Schools Superintendent Ed Wilson was presented with the distinguished service plaque for outstanding and dedicated commitment as chairman of the Oklahoma Schools Advisory Council on Thursday at the monthly meeting.
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Two Hodgen residents were injured in an auto accident on Tuesday at 5:09 p.m. on Holsom Valley road.
Matthew Guthrie, 32, of Hodgen was driving a 2004 Chevrolet truck which departed to the right and did a half roll before coming to rest on its top.
Guthrie was transported by Tulsa Life …
POTEAU—The LeFlore County commissioners met in a regular business meeting on Monday with chairman Lance Smith presiding. Also present were vice chair Derwin Gist, member Cebern Scott and county clerk Kelli Ford.
The following action was taken by the board:
(1.) Smith called meeting to order.
(2.) Motion was made by Smith and …
Voters in LeFlore County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the Feb. 14 annual school election need to apply, according to election board secretary Sharon Steele.
Although the county election board can accept applications for absentee ballots until 5 p.m. on Feb. 8, Steele urged voters who …
POTEAU—The LeFlore County commissioners will meet in a regular business meeting Monday at 9 a.m. in the office of the board of county commissioners.
(1.) * CALL TO ORDER.
(2.) * MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING(S).
(3.) * PURCHASE ORDERS.
(4.) * BONDS.
(5.) * MONTHLY FEE REPORTS.
(6.) * TRANSFER OF APPROPRIATIONS.
(7.) * BLANKET PURCHASE ORDERS.
(Nola Robertson’s name has been corrected in the story from Nora. We apologize for the incorrect spelling)
WISTER—An apparent murder-suicide claimed a pair of lives on Friday near Wister.
Nola Robertson, 52, was found dead in a car near Maxey Cemetery on Hwy. 71. Authorities say her ex-husband, William Robertson, 55, later …
OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Rick West today announced he is on three standing committees and one subcommittee for the Oklahoma House of Representatives for the 56th Legislature, which convenes its first legislative session Feb. 6.
West was selected by House leadership …
OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today expressed appreciation for ongoing efforts to bring high-speed internet to more schools and students statewide as part of her Oklahoma Connect and Learning Initiative. The Oklahoma Connect and Learn Initiative is part of the Oklahoma Works strategic plan.
The Initiative leadership team consists of …
OKLAHOMA CITY–The number of students enrolled in Oklahoma public schools continued to rise in 2016, increasing by more than 1,000 from the previous year.
A total of 693,710 students were enrolled in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade at the start of the school year, an increase of 1,040 over the 2015 total …
OKLAHOMA CITY–Official voter registration statistics released Tuesday showed the highest total number of registered voters since 2009.
The Oklahoma State Election Board does an official voter registration count each January 15. This year’s count showed 2,161,881 people registered to vote, falling about 20,000 short of the 2009 total.
Voter registration numbers follow …