Archive - 2013
Glen S. âPonchoâ Newburn, 85, a lifelong resident of Wister, passed from this life to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, May 30, 2013, in Fort Smith, Ark. Glen as born June 20, 1927, in Wister to Charley and Helen (Myers) Newburn.Â Glen married the love of his life, Marry Elizabeth Boyer on Dec. 27, 1945, and shared 56 years before her passing in 2002. Together they raised two children, Glenn E. and Carolyn Ann. Glen proudly served his country as a member of the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII and was stationed in Japan.
Doyle W. Davis, 54 of Tulsa died Wednesday, May 29, 2013. He was born Feb. 23, 1959, in Poteau, son of Doyle Fay and Bessie Louise (Hathcoat) Davis.
He was a 1977 graduate of Poteau High School. Doyle received his bachelor degree in criminal science from Northeastern State University, then completed the Police Academy. He served 28 years with the Tulsa Police Department including 18 with the motorcycle division. After retirement he worked for Tulsa Airport Security. He was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Poteau.
Heavener vs. Keota, 5 p.m.; Leflore vs. Wilburton, 5:40 p.m.; Heavener vs. Wilburton, 6:20 p.m.; Leflore vs. Keota, 7 p.m.; Keota vs. Wilburton, 7:40 p.m.; Leflore vs. Heavener, 8:20 p.m.
Cameron vs. Panama, 5 p.m.; Arkoma vs. Kinta, 5:40 p.m.; Arkoma vs. Panama, 6:20 p.m.; Cameron vs. Kinta, 7 p.m.; Arkoma vs. Cameron, 7:40 p.m.; Panama vs. Kinta, 8:20 p.m.
Wister vs. McCurtain, 5 p.m.; Bokoshe vs. TBA, 5:40 p.m.; Bokoshe vs. Wister, 6:20 p.m.; McCurtain vs. TBA, 7 p.m.; Bokoshe vs. McCurtain, 7:40 p.m.; Wister vs. TBA, 8:20 p.m.
The Billy Ray Hoffman Invitational Golf Tournament was rained out Saturday at Choctaw Country Club, and will not be rescheduled.
Registration is now open for the 2013 LeFlore County Express Fall Soccer League.
Registration can be done through the Internet at www.leflorecountysoccer.com.
Current registration cost per child is $40.
Payment method details are available at the aforementioned website.
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The 2013 Poteau Coed Church Softball League registration has begun.
Any church that is interested in playing at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex this summer needs to contact Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939.
The entry fee is $400 per team. Deadline to entry is June 26.
League will begin play on July 8 or 9.
Due to the combination of overnight rains Thursday night/Friday morning and the threat of more rain Friday night and/or Saturday in the Wilburton area, the 2013 Kiamichi All-Star Classic Softball and Baseball Games have been canceled.
They were to have been played at 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday at Eastern Oklahoma State College in Wilburton, but have been canceled due to the threat of inclement weather and field conditions.
No make-up date has been set.
The second annual Brittney Cox Memorial Golf Tournament 2-Man Scramble will take place at noon June 29 at Choctaw Country Club. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m.
The event was slated for April 27 but was rained out.
The entry fee is $135 per team, but for teams that have golf carts their fee will be $120.
Mulligans will be available at $10 for two, with a limit of two per golfer.
All proceeds will benefit Poteau High School.
For additional information, call Cody Cox at (918) 649-7980 or Brenda Sanders at (918) 649-4039.
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