January 12th, 2012
Tuesday night, I headed out to the Kiamichi Technology Center for the public comment meeting concerning proposed changes in Wildlife Department regulations. The two main changes that I am interested in deal with baiting on wildlife management areas and the expanding of bear season.
Flora Carter-Tiffee, 93, formerly of Ozark, Ark., died Jan. 7, 2012, in Richland Hills, Texas.Â Services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at Grace Manor Memorial Chapel, Poteau.Â Burial will be at at Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home, Poteau.
Jerold Dean Harris, 80, of Poteau died Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, in Poteau.Â Jerold was born Nov. 28, 1931, in Gilmore to Elmer O. â€śBuckâ€ť and Oma G. (Ivy) Harris.Â Jerold was a veteran of the U.S. Army.Â He was a machinist.Â Â
WILBURTON â€” Behind aggressive guard play and forcing the Eastern Oklahoma State College Lady Mountaineers into 24 turnovers, the Carl Albert State College Lady Vikings won 62-59 on Monday night at Claud C. Dunlap Fieldhouse.
Despite having five double-figure scorers, the CASC Vikings lost 88-73 to the 14th-ranked EOSC Mountaineers in the second game on Monday night.
The CASC teams will return to action Thursday night in El Reno against Redlands Community College. The women's game will begin at 6 p.m., followed by the men's contest at 8 p.m.
ARKOMA â€” A strong second half enabled the Cameron Yellowjackets to defeat the Arkoma Mustangs 65-48 Monday night at the Arkoma Gym.
Wister 53, Bokoshe 7: In Bokoshe, the Wildcats (9-5) jumped out to a 19-3 lead after one period to take control of the game.
BOKOSHE â€” Down by as much as seven points, the Bokoshe Lady Tigers used a strong second half, and a stronger fourth quarter in particular, to rally for a 45-40 come-from-behind victory over the Wister Lady Wildcats Monday night at Bokoshe Tigers Fieldhouse.
Arkoma 49, Cameron 29: In Arkoma, the Lady Mustangs (10-2) jumped out to a 14-4 lead after one period and never looked back.