County News

5 people die in auto accident Friday

An auto accident Friday claimed the lives of five Arkansas residents Friday. The accident occurred at 11:17 a.m. on Hwy 112, approximately two miles south of Cameron. Charles L. Drushal, 76 of Fort Smith, Arkansas was driving a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee north when he crossed over the center marker and struck a 2011 Chevrolet…

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Council, HUA agenda 6-17-2021

The Heavener City Council and Heavener Utilities Authority will meet in regular meetings Thursday at 6 p.m. in Heavener’s City Hall at 103 East Ave. B. AGENDA Approval of minutes from previous meeting. Approval of purchase orders presented for payment. 3. Consider, discuss, and take action on adopting Resolution # 2021-009 for proposed budget for…

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Poteau Board terminates employee

POTEAU – In a special meeting called of the Poteau Public Schools Board of Education, the board, after about a 14-minute executive session, approved the termination of Poteau Upper Elementary School Secretary Nancy Ortega effective June 10, 2021.

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