June 27th, 2012
Technical difficulties at the LeFlore County Election Board resulted in a delay in the results of several races leaving candidates wondering the outcome overnight.
Tuesdayâ€™s Primary Election included five races, one of which has possibly resulted in a runoff election on August 28.
There were several winning teams and individuals at the 2012 Poteau Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, which took place on a hot Monday afternoon at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
The foursome of Josh Tackett, Joe Tackett, Joe Claborn and Josh Wiles won the title in first flight. Darrell Plummer, Sandy Blake and Kale and Jerry Holton were runners-up in first flight, while Perry Reed, Alan McDaniel, Wes Davidson and Russ Bunyard came in third place.
There were several winners in the 2012 Bi-State Women's Golf Tournament, which took place Tuesday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
In first flight, the low gross title went to JoAnn Winstead, with Poteau's Kay Chitwood in second and Christie Mahl in third.
Cheri Gosey took first place in low net in first flight, with Poteau's Kelly Holton runner-up and Prissy Buchanan of Fort Smith, Ark., in third.
Carol Sargent of Springdale, Ark., won the low gross title in second flight, followed by Dixie Reed from near Lake Tenkiller in second and LaVonne Hayes in third.
The 47th Spider Webb Two-Person Scramble Golf Tournament will take place July 14-15 at Choctaw Country Club. The entry fee for the two-person scramble is $175 per golfer, which includes range balls and a practice round on July 13 and dinner on July 14.
For additional information, call Choctaw Country Club at (918) 647-3488.
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Friday Couple Scrambles will take place at 5:30 p.m. every Friday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course. The entry fee is $15 per person for the nine-hole weekly event. For additional information, call (918) 647-2582.
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Precincts continue to report total ballots for candidates in five separate races during tonight's Primary Election. As of 9:20 p.m. only seven precincts have not reported results.
As ballots are tallied, PDN will continue to post updated unofficial results as precincts continue to report their results.
Reporting precincts - 205, 208, 203, 207, 212, 213, 215, 202, 111, 107, 204, 112, 102, 306, 310, 108, 104, 210, 114, 103, 201.
LeFlore County Sheriff, Democratic race: Kendall Morgan - 790; Rob Seale - 987; Bruce Curnutt - 1,113 and Eric Helms - 236.
Audrey Jean Jurgens, 73, of Bella Vista, Ark., died Monday, June 25, at Jamestown Nursing and Rehab in Rogers, Ark. She was born on June 23, 1939, in Milbank, S.D., to Raymond Siewert and Mildred Rolstad Siewert.