By DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS Associated Press
LONDON (AP) — AstraZeneca said Monday that late-stage trials showed its coronavirus vaccine was up to 90% effective, giving public health officials hope they may soon have access to a vaccine that is cheaper and easier to distribute than some of its rivals. Continue reading “AstraZeneca: COVID-19 vaccine shown to be ‘highly effective’”
The LeFlore County calendar of events lists the upcoming events in the area. This is a free service so if you or your group have an event coming up and would like it added to the calendar, please send an email to email@example.com. Continue reading “Calendar of events 11-23-2020”
Patchy fog early Monday morning in LeFlore County then partly cloudy skies with a high of 58 degrees and a low of 44 degrees. Continue reading “LeFlore County weather 11-23-2020”
Updated brackets for the Oklahoma state football playoffs have been released by the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Athletic Association. Continue reading “Football playoff brackets updated”
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. Continue reading “Commissioners’ agenda 11-23-2020”
LeFlore County has 21 new coronavirus cases in Sunday’s report by the Oklahoma Department of Health. Continue reading “Coronavirus update 11-22-2020”
A Shady Point man was injured in a single-car accident Sunday at approximately 3:15 a.m. three miles south of Poteau on Highway 59. Continue reading “Shady Point man hurt in auto accident”
LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – Tonah Jeanne Eberhart, age 82, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, passed away Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri.
A private, graveside service will be held for the family. A celebration of her life for friends and family will be scheduled at a later date.
Tonah was born in Heavener June 19, 1938 to Charles S. Taylor and Roxie P. (Lynch) Taylor. After graduating from Heavener High School in 1956, Tonah went on to complete her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education at Southeastern Oklahoma State University and then her Master of Science in Education at Emporia State University. In the summer of 1962, Tonah married her loving husband Roger on Aug. 4 in Leavenworth, Kansas, following his honorable service in the United States Army. Continue reading “Obituary for Tonah Eberheart”