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April 13th, 2015

Monday rain brings flooding risk

April 13, 2015

The National Weather Service in Tulsa has issued an urban and small stream flood advisory for northern LeFlore County, as well as several other counties in southeastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. The advisory lasts until 3:30 p.m. Monday.

A hazardous weather outlook by the NWS said flash flood risk is limited, but heavy rain risk is elevated and ongoing.

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to move through the area today as a cold front moves through, especially those areas southeast of Interstate 44.

April 12th

2015 LeFlore County Baseball Tournament Day 5 Scores

April 12, 2015

Saturday's Results
At Howe
Championship
Poteau 10, Wister 0

Loser's-Bracket Final
Wister 12, Spiro 8

April 11th

Class A, B baseball, non-Poteau softball teams’ district assignments announced by OSSAA

April 11, 2015

A few LeFlore County baseball and softball teams got good news from the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association on Friday. They were named district tournament hosts for the upcoming start to postseason play.
The Poteau Lady Pirates should find out late next week or early the following week what their Class 6A Regional Tournament fate will be.
Here's the complete list:

Class A Baseball District Tournament Assignments
Arkoma and Cameron at Gans
Crowder and Gore at Keota

Class B Baseball District Tournament Assignments
Kinta and McCurtain at Leflore

April 10th

2015 LeFlore County Baseball Tournament Day 4 Scores/Day 5 Schedule

April 10, 2015

Friday Results
At Howe
Winner's-Bracket Final
Poteau 11, Wister 10

Loser's-Bracket Quarterfinal
Spiro 10, Cameron 0

Loser's-Bracket Semifinal
Spiro 6, Heavener 2

Saturday's Schedule
Loser's-Bracket Final
Spiro vs. Wister, 3 p.m.

Championship
Poteau vs. Spiro-Wister winner, 5 p.m.

Defending slow-pitch county champ Heavener top seed for 2015 LCT

April 10, 2015

The Heavener Lady Wolves won last spring’s LeFlore County Slow-Pitch Softball Tournament, and if the seeding holds true they will do so this spring as well.
The Lady Wolves were given the top seed in next week’s county tournament, which will begin Monday at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex.
Last season’s county runners-up, the Pocola Lady Indians, got the second seed, while the Wister Lady Wildcats got the third seed. All three top seeds will get a bye into the winner’s-bracket quarterfinals on Monday.

Inspection found no problem at Oklahoma ice cream plant

April 10, 2015

DALLAS (AP) — Days after a foodborne illness was linked to Blue Bell ice cream products, a state inspection of an Oklahoma plant later tied to the infection praised the facility for having no violations and doing a "great job," according to a copy of the inspection report.

Inspectors had no reason to check for listeria during the routine March 18 review as no problems were detected and the facility didn't have a history of issues linked to the illness, said Stan Stromberg, director of the food safety division for the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry..

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Mixed bag for Tiger Woods in Masters Return

April 10, 2015

In his first round of competitive golf since February, Tiger Woods shot a 1-over 73 at the Masters on Thursday.

April 9th

Rain interrupts Thursday action at LeFlore County Baseball Tournament; new schedule set

April 9, 2015

For the first time this week, Mother Nature was a winner during the 2015 LeFlore County Baseball Tournament.
After Heavener eliminated Panama 5-2 in Thursday's loser's-bracket quarterfinal at Howe's Lions Field, rain washed out the final two games of the night — the other loser's-bracket quarterfinal game between Cameron and Spiro and the winner's-bracket final between Poteau and Wister.
The Cameron-Spiro game will be at 3 p.m. Friday, with the winner meeting Heavener at 5 p.m. Poteau and Wister will play at 7 p.m.

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for LeFlore County

April 9, 2015

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Latimer and Le Flore County until 6:15 p.m.

The following was posted by the National Weather Service in Tulsa.

* AT 526 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR BENGAL...AND
MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE TO
ROOFS...SIDING AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IN OR NEAR THE PATH INCLUDE...FANSHAWE...SUMMERFIELD...
LAKE WISTER STATE PARK...WISTER...HODGEN...HOWE...HEAVENER...POTEAU

VIDEO OF THE DAY: Jack Nicklaus Sinks Hole-In-One In Par-3 Contest

April 9, 2015

The Masters Par 3 Contest was a success, entertaining crowds with cute kid caddies, numerous holes in one and more than a few big-name stars -- some who weren't even golfers.

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