February 11th, 2015
Bella Renee Thompson, age 1 year, 7 months, of Heavener died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Heavener.Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at First Assembly of God in Heavener. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home.
Lucille McGee, 84, of Albion died Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at Talihina. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at Albion First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Albion Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service, Talihina
Ida Wilma Fanning was born to Loutitia (Crutchfield) and Marion Braxton McCool on Dec. 18, 1919, in LeFlore County. She moved to her new home in Heaven on Feb. 10, 2015, when her Lord and Savior called her home at the age of 95 years.
Three LeFlore County Organization of Rural Elementary Schools [ORES] basketball teams joined the Hodgen squads in being just one win away from making state.
The Fanshawe Lady Grizzlies beat their county rivals, the Monroe Lady Eagles, 27-21 Monday night in the Division IV playoffs in Fanshawe. The Lady Grizzlies will play Muldrow Belfonte at 7 p.m. Thursday at Stilwell Greasy Middle School for a trip to state.
The Lady Eagles will play an elimination game at 5 p.m. Thursday at Greasy Middle School against Hulbert Shady Grove.
The LeFlore County Soccer Association will have a coaches meeting Tuesday.
Practices will start the week of Feb. 19, with games starting Feb. 28.
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The second annual Hungry Like the Wolf 5k/10k fun run/walk and two-mile walk will take place beginning at noon Feb. 21 at Blues Park in Heavener. Race-day registration and packet pick-up will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Packets may also be picked up from 3 to 4 p.m. Friday at Heavener High School.
The entry fee is $20 per runner until Friday. From Saturday until race day, the entry fee increases to $25 per runner.
MULDROW, Okla. (AP) â€” Eastern Oklahoma authorities have arrested a man who they say caused a stove explosion that killed an 8-year-old boy.
Sequoyah County Sheriff Ron Lockhart says the 22-year-old man faces a manslaughter charge. The boy died Monday morning after being hit by pieces of the stove on Sunday. His stepfather was also hit with shrapnel and was treated at an Arkansas hospital.
The boy's identity hasn't been released.
The following people were booked into the LeFlore County Detention Center overnight. The information was gathered from the jail's daily roster and only shows booking information. Only those with a case number listed have been charged. Stay tuned each morning to see who was arrested overnight.
CF â€”Â criminal felony
CMâ€” criminal misdemeanor
FD â€”Â family docket such as child support
For more information about an arrestee, you can search by name or case number on www.ODCR.com or www.OSCN.net.
February 8, 2015
Josh Lee Maden, CF-03-290A, CF-08-117, CF-11-44; $6,743.90 bond
Frances Odom, 71, of Poteau died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Calvary Assembly of God. Biurial will be in Shady Point Cemetery under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home.
Terry Don Eatmon, 60, of Pocola died Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, in Fort Smith, Ark. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12, at Evans and Miller Memorial Chapel, Pocola. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Panama.