Tickets available for Poteau’s 2014 football season opener

Poteau High School has been chosen to play in the Hooten’s Kickoff Classic in Arkansas for the 2014 season.The Pirates, who were Class 4A state runners-up in 2013, will play the Alma [Ark.] Airedales at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Fort Smith [Ark.] Northside High School.Poteau has been given a block of 1,000 tickets to sell in Poteau. Money raised by the purchase of tickets in Poteau will go directly to the Poteau High School athletics.Tickets are $7 for adults and students. Pre-schoolers will get in free.Anyone interested in purchasing tickets, please call Poteau coach Greg Werner at (918) 839-4572 or come by the high school office or the fieldhouse at Costner Stadium.