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November 20th, 2014

VIDEO: Big 12 Big Plays: Texas' Pass Attack Leads The Way

November 20, 2014

VIDEO: Big 12 Big Plays: Texas' Pass Attack Leads The Way
Welcome to bowl eligibility, Texas Longhorns. See how Tyrone Swoopes' two touchdown passes led Charlie Strong's team past Oklahoma State for their sixth win of the season.

November 19th

Tuesday’s High School Boys Basketball Roundup

November 19, 2014

WHITESBORO — A strong second quarter helped the Whitesboro Bulldogs pull away from the Cameron Yellowjackets for a 59-44 victory Tuesday night at Steve Linker Gymnasium.
Trailing 8-7 after one period, the ’Dogs outscored the ’Jackets 23-9 in the second quarter to take a 30-17 halftime lead.
Red Oak 64, Leflore 48: At C.C. Gillespie Fieldhouse in Red Oak, the Eagles handed the Savages their first loss of the season.
The Eagles jumped out to a 13-5 lead after a period and never lost their advantage.

Tuesday’s High School Girls Basketball Roundup

November 19, 2014

WHITESBORO — The Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs took advantage of the Cameron Lady Yellowjackets only having five players as the hosts proved to be too much on this night, posting a 56-24 win Tuesday night at Steve Linker Gymnasium.
A free throw by Cameron’s Destiny Dunigan cut her team’s deficit to 9-8 with 30 seconds left in the opening period.
However, from there, the Lady Bulldogs outscored the Lady ’Jackets 23-7 to end the first half as Whitesboro took a 32-15 halftime lead.

Cork and Canvas set for Thursday

November 19, 2014

Sweet Escape Winery in Poteau will hold a Cork and Canvas Event Thursday at 6 p.m. The event will feature artist Julio Vargas who will give step-by-step instructions in creating original fall and wine themed artwork. Those interested must be 21 year and over to drink but younger can participate in the painting. Tickets are $40 per person at the door and include canvas, paint, brushes and a glass of wine as long as tickets last. For more information call (918) 647-9463, visit them on Facebook at Sweet Escape Winery or email at

Recommendations to Oklahoma agency are sent out

November 19, 2014

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma Department of Human Services must review plans to develop new foster homes, prepare weekly caseload reports and develop a remediation plan to reduce a Child Protective Services backlog, a new report released Monday states.

Those are among the improvements ordered by neutral monitors charged with supervising Oklahoma's settlement of a class-action lawsuit.

Who got arrested?

November 19, 2014

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 — criminal felony
CM— criminal misdemeanor
FD — family docket such as child support
For more information about an arrestee, you can search by name or case number on or

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Cassie Shettleworth

Marvi Fonseca-Soriano

Nov. 17

Tammy Thompson

November 18th

Panama QB says Hogs ready for Adair challenge; pesky Razorbacks traveling to meet No. 2 Warriors in Class 2A second-round playoff game Friday night

November 18, 2014

Of the 16 teams remaining in the Class 2A high school football playoffs, only one got a opening-round road postseason win — the Panama Razorbacks, who downed the Chandler Lions 35-21 Friday night. It was the first-ever Class 2A postseason victory for the Hogs.
“It was great because that was the first-ever playoff game I've ever won, and it was the first playoff win for our seniors,” Panama junior quarterback Andy Burris said. I've been with them since I was little, and I know it was great for them. I was trying to win it for them. It feels good to make history.”

Jerry O’Bryan

November 18, 2014

Jerry O’Bryan, 50, of Talihina died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at his home.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at Whitesboro School Auditorium. Burial will be in Whitesboro Cemetery under the direction of Burkhart Funeral Service.

Kevin (Rogers) Arrowfeather

November 18, 2014

Kevin (Rogers) Arrowfeather of Poteau was born in Parsons, Kan., Dec. 18, 1954. He died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2014.
Kevin was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Nita Rogers, and brothers, Jim Rogers and Kenneth Rogers all of Parsons.

Wister basketball teams sweep Smithville on Friday

November 18, 2014

WISTER — The Wister High School basketball teams swept both games from the visiting Smithville squads Friday night at the Wister Gym.
The Wildcats beat the Braves 53-49 in overtime, while the Lady ’Cats handled the Lady Braves 62-39.

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