June 19th, 2014
Edna Smith, 91, of Santa Maria, Calif., formerly of Spiro died Saturday, June 7, 2014.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 21, at First Baptist Church in Spiro. Burial will be in Spiro City Cemetery under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.
The Oklahoma Blood Institute will hold a blood drive Friday, June 20, at Walmart in Poteau.
You can donate from 1-4:30 p.m.
Tara Engetschwiler was one of 53 students to accept their GED during graduation ceremonies Tuesday [June 17] night at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center.
The students completed their studies at the Adult Learning Center in Poteau.
Traffic was delayed Friday [June 19] at about 3:30 p.m. as Rock Island Police, Pocola Police and Oklahoma Highway Patrol investigate a four-car accident near backbone mountain.
No other information is available at this time.
The Wolf Ridge Junior Golf Clinic will take place the next two Wednesday afternoons at Wolf Ridge Country Club.
The clinic is open to youth ages 5 and older. The clinic for ages 5 to 17 will be from 4 to 5 p.m. every Wednesday for the next four weeks. Cost is $10 per golfer per session.
The clinic for ages 18 and older will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. every Wednesday for four weeks. Cost is $20 per golfer per session. For additional information, call Randall Wheat at (918) 721-1596 or the pro shop at (918) 647-2582.
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Editorâ€™s note: The results and point standings in each division will be the top three and any other local racer.
Pure Stock Division
1. David Church, Mountainburg, Ark.; 2. Zane Hunter, Alma, Ark.; 3. Marshall Penson, Van Buren, Ark.; 7. Junior Thornburg, Spiro.
Factory Stock Division
1. Kyle McAllister, Fort Smith, Ark.; 2. Jerome Heinrich, Huntsville, Ark.; 3. Nick Korte, Huntsville; 7. James Johnson, Arkoma.
Super Stock Division
At Red Oak High School
Red Oak vs. Muskogee, 10 a.m.; Muskogee vs. Dale, 11:10 a.m.; Dale vs. Coweta, 12:20 p.m.; Muskogee vs. Coweta, 1:30 p.m.; Dale vs. Rattan, 2:40 p.m.; Coweta vs. Rattan, 3:50 p.m.; Red Oak vs. Caney, 5 p.m.; Red Oak vs. Rattan, 6:10 p.m.
At Red Oak Little Field
Stigler vs. Quinton, 10 a.m.; Quinton vs. Coweta JV, 11:10 a.m.; Whitesboro vs. Coweta JV, 12:20 p.m.; Whitesboro vs. Quinton, 1:30 p.m.; Coweta JV vs. Ringwood, 2:40 p.m.; Whitesboro vs. Ringwood, 3:50 p.m.; Whitesboro vs. Stigler, 5 p.m.; Stigler vs. Ringwood, 6:10 p.m.
At Carl Albert