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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic congressi

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is weighing at least fou

POTEAU—The Poteau School Board will meet in a regular business me

The Heavener School Board will meet in a regular board meeting at

Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Paul George heard the "MVP!

POTEAU—Cameron and Wister split their games Monday at Carl Albert

LeFLORE—LeFlore and McCurtain split their two games here Monday n

McALESTER—Heavener split its games at the McAlester First Nationa

LeFlore County sports scoreboard for 12-

Columns

It was very, very cold the first time I woke up as a school girl and found the ground covered with a five or six-inch snow.

In my first year of school at Hix, we all attended barefoot. We had gone barefoot all summer, and it was natural for country kids not be concerned about shoes.

By 1944, rationing had become truly a way of life. I’m sure that the adults’ wishes for rationing to end were more reasonable than children’s wishes.

When rationing began in earnest, I didn’t really understand all that was being said or why.

Having business down in Texas, lunch time had passed, and dining options were limited in the little community I was driving through.

Other Stories

Today is Tuesday, Dec. 11, the 345th day of 2018.

Partly cloudy and warmer for Tuesday in LeFlore County with a hig

POTEAU—The Pansy Kidd Middle School students of the month for December.

Eighth grade

Name: Hailey Treat

Parents: Tiffany Sugg and D.J. Sugg

One of the primary functions of the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) is to assist landowners in making informed decisions concerning the management of the natural resources present on t

Obituaries

CAMERON--Robert William Slavens, 71, of Cameron passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 in Cameron and was born April 4, 1947 in Maywood, California to Thomas Henry and Helen (Dairy) Slavens.

Dennis Wayne “Big D” Mattox was born July 7, 1954 in Caldwell, Kansas, the son of Carl Jefferson “CJ” and Lawassa Lee (Boone) Mattox.

SPIRO--A home going celebration for Virginia Ann McCurtain, 80, is Saturday at 11 a.m. at the first Baptist Church in Spiro with Rev. Wesley Hooks officiating.

FORT SMITH, Ark.—Funeral services for Troy Gene Still Jr., 53, of Fort Smith, Arkansas are Saturday at 2 p.m. at Evans Memorial Chapel in Pocola with Patrick Kimberland officiating.

Alma Lee Hickman, 88, of the Page community was born Aug. 6, 1930 in Hicks to Joe Cephes and Ida Lily (Jackson) Kannady and passed away Dec. 8, 2018 in Heavener.

Photo Galleries

Photo gallery from Heavener's 3A district basketball tournament games at Spiro

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