Choctaw election meetings scheduled

Delton Cox, District 4 Choctaw council member, has scheduled four public meetings in advance of the July 13 tribal election.Information on voting and election procedures will be available at the meetings, along with free food and drinks, Cox said.The meetings will be held from 4-6 p.m. at the following locations: Today at the Spiro school cafeteria, June 15 at the county barn at the fairgrounds in Poteau and July 6 at the Summerfield Community Center.Cox, of Pocola, is opposed for ther seat by Richard Box of LeflorePolling places for District 4 are the Dale Cox Community Center, 208 B St. (behind Rubin White Clinic) in Poteau; Choctaw Community Center, U.S. Highway 271, turn North on AES Road, in Spiro; Senior Citizen Community Center, 34635 Reichert Summerfield Road (old Summerfield School) in Summerfield; and the Methodist Church, 205 E. Avenue B in Heavener.