Talihina candidates tie; Pocola bond fails

A drawing will determine the winner of the Talihina clerk-treasurer's election.Gena Russell Jones and Trevor Kent Patterson each received 19 votes Tuesday. The remaining candidate, Becky Edwards, received three votes. There will not be a run-off election, according to the Election Board.A Pocola school bond proposal failed to received the required 60 percent of the vote to pass.The proposal sought $4.48 million for school improvements.