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Officials shut down meth lab

August 5, 2011

The LeFlore County
Sheriff’s Department shut
down a major clandestine
methamphetamine lab
Wednesday evening after
a six month investigation
came to an end.
Michael Chapell, 37,
and Clinton Dewayne
Greene, 46, both of Spiro,
were arrested on charges
of aggravated manufacturing
of methamphetamine,
possession of stolen firearms,
possession of marijuana,
possession of video
surveillance equipment in
the commission of a felony,
possession of firearms
after former felony conviction
and possession of
drug paraphernalia.
According to Sheriff
Bruce Curnutt, his department

PVIA officials requesting help from citizens

August 5, 2011

The Poteau Valley Improvement
Authority is asking residents to conserve
water following a record setting summer
of high temperatures and drought.
According to Don Goforth, PVIA
manager, the problem isn’t with water
availability or the capacity of the water
treatment plant at Wister Lake. The problem
is with distribution.
“There is plenty of water in Wister
Lake and the treatment plant has adequate
capacity. The problem is with distribution.
LeFlore County is just using
water faster than we can pump it,”
Goforth said.
Goforth said that if consumers don’t


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