June 17th, 2014
EDMOND â€” Pocola's Taylor Farley and Heavener's Savannah Steelman played in the 2014 Oklahoma Slow-Pitch Softball Coaches Association All-State Games on Saturday at Oklahoma Christian University of Science and Arts.
Farley went 3-for-3 with a run batted in and scored twice as the Middle East routed the Middle West 21-4.
Steelman walked in three plate appearances and scored a run as the Large East handled the Large West 17-9.
Betty Lanning, 86, of Talihina died Monday, June 16, 2014, at Talihina Manor Nursing Home.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 20, at the New Talihina Cemetery under the direction of Burkhartâ€™s Funeral Service.Â
Joyce Fine, 61, of Albion died Friday, June 13, 2014, in Talihina.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Burial will be in Albion Cemetery under the direction of Burkhartâ€™s Funeral Service, Talihina.
Marie Emmetts, 84, of Talihina died Saturday, June 14, 2014, in Muskogee.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 19, at the St. Catherineâ€™s of Siena Church under the direction of Burkhartâ€™s Funeral Service, Talihina.
William â€śBillâ€ť Greb, 63, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Monday, June 16, 2014.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro with burial in Garland Cemetery, Stigler. Family visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
James â€śJimâ€ť Foster, 86, of Spiro died Friday, June 13.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro.
Wanda L. Doty, 85, of Poteau and The Oaks Healthcare Center, died Thursday, May 29, 2014. She was born in Bloomington, Ill., on Aug. 20, 1928, to Arthur Lee and Margurite Anna Daney. Wanda was very proud to be of the Choctaw heritage and was a very religious person.
Her education included masterâ€™s degrees in education and counseling and she completed all class work towards her doctorate degree. Most of her career was spent teaching and counseling Native American students.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Spiro vs. Poteau, 5 p.m.; Heavener vs. Spiro, 5:45 p.m.; Whitesboro vs. Poteau, 6:30 p.m.; Heavener vs. Whitesboro, 7:15 p.m.
Wister vs. Howe, 5 p.m.; Wister vs. Keota, 5:45 p.m.; Howe vs. Keota, 6:30 p.m.
Talihina vs. Leflore 5 p.m.; Arkoma vs. Talihina, 5:45 p.m.; Arkoma vs. Leflore, 6:30 p.m.
Clayton vs. Pocola, 5 p.m.; Poteau JV vs. Clayton, 5:45 p.m.; Panama vs. Pocola, 6:30 p.m.; Poteau JV vs. Panama, 7:15 p.m.
At Sallisaw-Central High School