Skip to main content


July 12th, 2012

Buccaneers make it to winner's-bracket finals at PeeWee State Tournament; Rebels tried to stay alive Thursday night

July 12, 2012

CUSHING — The Poteau Buccaneers OK Kids PeeWee baseball team found itself two wins from a state title Thursday night.
The Buccaneers blanked the Cushing Tigers 10-0 Wednesday night in the winner's-bracket semifinals of the 2012 PeeWee State Tournament. They faced the Coleman BRW on Thursday night, with the winner being in the 6 p.m. Saturday state title game, while the loser will play at 8 p.m. tonight in the loser's-bracket final with a chance to get to the championship game.

Heavener Thunder two wins from coach-pitch state title; locals rout Tuttle Wednesday night to make winner's-bracket finals

July 12, 2012

WEATHERFORD — The Heavener Thunder found themselves a victory away from playing for the OK Kids Coach-Pitch State Tournament title game at 6 p.m. Saturday.
The Thunder routed Tuttle 14-5 in four innings in Wednesday night's winner's-bracket semifinals at Rader Park to advance to Thursday night's winner's-bracket final against Morrison, which outlasted the Caddo Bruins 11-10 on Wednesday.

Losses to Cushing, Chandler ends state run for Wister Wildcats

July 12, 2012

CHANDLER — It was a short stay for the Wister Wildcats OK Kids prep baseball team at the 2012 State Tournament.
The Wildcats suffered a 3-1 loss to the Cushing Tigers on Wednesday, then lost 5-3 in seven innings to the host Chandler Lions Thursday afternoon to be eliminated from the tournament.
In Thursday's loss, the ’Cats jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the opening inning on RBI double by Davey Bullard and an RBI single by Cody Holzhammer.

Riverdawgs suffer sweep at hands of Rogers, Ark.; Legion team ends season with Saturday road twinbill at Bartlesville

July 12, 2012

ROGERS, Ark. — The Eastern Oklahoma Riverdawgs Major American Legion baseball team suffered a pair of losses in a road doubleheader on Thursday, falling twice to Rogers by scores of 14-4 and 4-3.
The Riverdawgs will conclude their season with a 2 p.m. Saturday road twinbill against the Bartlesville Indians.

Masonic Lodge Presentation

July 12, 2012

LCBC's last open tournament slated Saturday at Wister

July 12, 2012

The last 2012 LeFlore County Bass Club open tournament will take place from 5:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Ward's Landing on Wister Lake. The entry fee is $40 per angler, and no dead fish.
For additional information, call the “Jody Ray Fishing Hotline” at (918) 649-7387.
“River Rat Summer Series” at Kerr
Mark Goines, the host of “Hooked on Fishin',” will have the latest installment of his “River Rat Summer Series” from 5:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Applegate Cove on Robert S. Kerr Reservoir. The entry fee is $40 per angler.
Fourth of July Party

Harris faces death penalty

July 12, 2012

An accused murderer was informed during a court appearance Wednesday that
he is facing the death penalty if convicted. Donnie Lee Harris Jr., 29, of Talihina, is accused of the first degree murder of his girlfriend, Kristi Ferguson, who was 25 at the time of her death. Harris is accused of setting Ferguson on fire after dousing her with gasoline. The couple were inside a home in Talihina when Harris set the fire, leaving several other people endangered when the home caught fire. Ferguson succumbed to her injuries in an Oklahoma City hospital. Harris, who was originally

July 11th

James Harlan Long

July 11, 2012

James Harlan Long, 83, of Spiro died Sunday, July 1, 2012. No services are planned. Information submitted by Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.

Gary W. Ford

July 11, 2012

Gary W. Ford, 45, of Hartford, Ark., died Friday, July 6, 2012, in a Fort Smith hospital. He was born Sept. 17, 1966, in Fort Smith. He is preceded in death by his father, Wayne Ford. Gary was a member of a home fellowship, a member and president of the Hartford School Board, a member of the Hartford Athletic Booster Club, a lifelong volunteer in the Hartford School’s athletic program and an Eagle Scout.

Buccaneers blank Rebels at PeeWee State Tournament; Buccaneers played in winner's-bracket semifinals Wednesday night, while Rebels stave off elimination to play tonight

July 11, 2012

CUSHING — The one sure thing which was going to come out of Tuesday night's meeting between the Poteau Buccaneers and the Poteau Rebels at the OK Kids PeeWee State Tournament was that a Poteau team was going to advance to Wednesday night's winner's-bracket semifinals. That team was the Buccaneers, who blanked the Rebels 3-0.

Add to calendar
OKLAHOMA CITY — As the Oklahoma City Thunder begin their seventh season here in Oklahoma, there are...
The Poteau Youth Wrestling practices have started. Open wrestlers will practice from 7-8:30 p.m....


Classified Ads

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes