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April 3rd, 2012

Heavener girls win Twin Rivers Shootout

April 3, 2012

GORE — The Heavener Lady Wolves softball team capped off a successful weekend by winning the Twin Rivers Shootout Saturday afternoon by beating the Porum Lady Panthers 10-0 in the title game.
The Lady Wolves opened the tournament with w 20-3 rout of the Gans Grizzlies and a 13-5 win over the Lady Panthers in the winner's-bracket finals.

Cameron boys come in third at Crowder Tournament; Panama boys lose in consolation semifinals

April 3, 2012

CROWDER — The Cameron Yellowjackets baseball team won the third-place game of the Crowder Tournament with a 5-3 victory over the Hartshorne Miners on Saturday afternoon.
The ’Jackets lost in Friday night's championship semifinal to Class 3A's high-ranked Eufaula Ironheads by a score of 10-0.
The Panama Razorbacks were eliminated from the tournament with a 17-4 loss to the Muldrow Bulldogs on Friday.

Spiro boys handle Farmington, Ark.

April 3, 2012

SPIRO — The Spiro Bulldogs moved two games over the .500 mark, pulling away with a big 7-3 win over the Farmington (Ark.) Cardinals on Friday afternoon.

Fort Gibson sweeps Poteau soccer teams

April 3, 2012

FORT GIBSON — In a pair of crucial district games for the Poteau High School soccer teams, both came up short Friday night. In a battle of highly-ranked teams, the Tigers got past the Pirates 3-1, while the Lady Tigers handled the Lady Pirates 6-0.
The Lady Pirates will be at home at 5 p.m. today to face Keys (Park Hill) at Costner Stadium.
The Pirates will be at home to face Hugh at 7 p.m. tonight at Costner Stadium.The Pirates will be at home to face Hugh at 7 p.m. tonight at Costner Stadium.

Thunder beat Bulls to move to within a game of league's best

April 3, 2012

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder faced the National Basketball Association’s best team, the Chicago Bulls, at home Sunday afternoon in a nationally-televised game on ABC. The Thunder, riding a six-game win streak, had already defeated the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers in the past four games, and is vying for the best record in the NBA.
Oklahoma City, in front of yet another sellout crowd, led from start to finish as they easily defeated Chicago 92-78.
The Thunder defense played really well, holding the Bulls to just 78 points on 32-percent shooting.

April 2nd

Mary Hann

April 2, 2012

Mary Hann, 85, of Talihina died Friday, March 30, 2012, in Talihina. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 2, at the Talihina Church of Christ. Burial will be in New Talihina Cemetery under the direction of Talihina Funeral Home.

Debbie DeAun Bowen

April 2, 2012

Debbie DeAun Bowen, 41, of Heavener died Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Fort Smith, Ark. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 4, at Dowden Funeral Home Chapel, Heavener. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Heavener.

Rudolph Carpenter

April 2, 2012

Rudolph Carpenter, 81, of Wister died Sunday, April 1, 2012, in Wister. Rudy was born July 12, 1930, in Red Oak to Walter C. and Lydia (Dodd) Carpenter. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Rudy owned a barber shop in Wister for over 50 years. He had cut as many as five generations of the same family’s hair.

Jack Vinson

April 2, 2012

Jack Vinson, 73, of Wister, formerly of Heavener, died Friday, March 30, in Wister. Jack was born July 17, 1938, in Stapp to Albert and Christine (Dorsey) Vinson. He was a member of Heavener First Baptist Church, a KCS Railroad retiree, Heavener High School graduate and Vietnam veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents.

Poteau City Council Meeting

April 2, 2012

The Mayor and members of the Poteau City Council of Poteau, Oklahoma will meet at 7:10 p.m. on Monday, April 2, 2012 at Poteau City Hall, 111 Peters St., Poteau, Oklahoma for a regularly scheduled meeting.

Order of Business.

1. Call to order.
2. Roll call.
3. Consideration/action to accept and approve the consent agenda.
A. Approve minutes for the March 5, 2012 meeting.
B. Approve payment of purchase orders as signed and approved by the finance committee.
C. Approve acceptance of department reports.
D. Approve budget transfers for the month of March, 2012

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