The Daily Press http://www.poteaudailynews.com http://www.poteaudailynews.com/apfeed.xml--1 The Poteau Daily News | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2015-02-28T11:46:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16452Sleet and snow hit LeFlore County; Round 22015-02-28T11:46:29-05:002015-02-28T11:46:29-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsPoteau, OKKim RossSleet and snow hit LeFlore County; Round 2The Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16452Change0Usable2015-02-28T11:46:29-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16447Roads become slick, accidents in county2015-02-27T18:12:48-05:002015-02-27T18:12:48-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsPoteau, OKKim RossRoads become slick, accidents in countyThe Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16447Change0Usable2015-02-27T18:12:48-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16446Donald W. Reynolds Community Center events postponed 2015-02-27T18:10:53-05:002015-02-27T18:10:53-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsPoteau, OKNo author availableDonald W. Reynolds Community Center events postponed The Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16446Change0Usable2015-02-27T18:10:53-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16445Winter weather approaches2015-02-27T13:48:30-05:002015-02-27T13:48:30-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsHere is the forecast from the NTW in Tulsa today [Feb. 27 at 12:45 p.m.: This Afternoon A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 5 to 10 mph.Saturday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.Saturday Night
A chance of rain and sleet before 9pm, then a chance of rain between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain or freezing rain after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.Poteau, OKKim RossWinter weather approachesThe Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16445Change0Usable2015-02-27T13:48:30-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16444Mark your calender for these weekend events 2015-02-27T09:44:59-05:002015-02-27T09:44:59-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsFriday, February 27, 2015Cavanal Chorale Showcase featuring the chorale, soloists and ensembles, 7 p.m., Donald W. Reynolds Community CenterFree screening of the film To Light a Candle, sponsored by Baha'is of LeFlore County, 6:30 p.m., Donald W. Reynolds Community Center. Info: (918) 654-3675Mardi Gras spaghetti dinner sponsored by Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., 502 N. BagwellSaturday, February 28, 2015LeFlore County Republican precinct meeting and county convention, 10 a.m., Patrick Lynch Public LibraryFundraiser for 6-year-old cancer patient Emma Mortensen, $5 brisket plate lunch, silent auction, live music, 1-5 p.m., Panama First Assembly of God activity centerPoteau, OKNo author availableMark your calender for these weekend events The Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16444Change0Usable2015-02-27T09:44:59-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16439House approves Rural Opportunity Zone Bill2015-02-26T11:31:11-05:002015-02-26T11:31:11-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsHouse Bill 1747, by state Rep. Tom Newell, sailed out of the House by a 64-11 vote. The bill allows for the creation of 25 Rural Opportunity Zones across the state. For taxable years beginning in 2016, this legislation would allow for a five-year tax exemption for anyone who moves from out-of-state into a county projected to see a population loss between the effective date and 2075 per the 2012 Demographic State of the State Report – Oklahoma State and County Population Projections through 2075.Poteau, OKNo author availableHouse approves Rural Opportunity Zone BillThe Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16439Change0Usable2015-02-26T11:31:11-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16438Firefighters respond to fire at Poteau restaurant2015-02-26T11:24:34-05:002015-02-26T11:24:34-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsPoteau, OKKim RossFirefighters respond to fire at Poteau restaurantThe Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16438Change0Usable2015-02-26T11:24:34-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16432LeFlore County Maidens of Mayhem release season schedule 2015-02-25T16:25:25-05:002015-02-25T16:25:25-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily News2015 Season ScheduleMarch 21, Benton County DD, HomeApril 12, Makan Blockade, AwayMay 9, Fountain City RD, HomeMay 17, NWA natural Disasters, AwayJune 13, OKC Outlaws, AwayAugust 16, Tulsa Derby League, AwaySeptember 19, Franklin County Fury, HomeSeptember 26, RVRG Roughcuts, AwayOctober 24, Killeen Dream Wolves, HomeNovember 14, Roughneck Roller Derby, AwayNovember 29, Thanksgiving Leftovers Smashup, HomePoteau, OKNo author availableLeFlore County Maidens of Mayhem release season schedule The Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16432Change0Usable2015-02-25T16:25:25-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16431US constitutional convention call set for Oklahoma hearing2015-02-25T10:51:40-05:002015-02-25T10:51:40-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsThe Senate Rules Committee will consider a bill on Wednesday calling for a constitutional convention to be held to consider amendments to restrict the federal government's power and impose term limits for members of Congress.Former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn visited with House and Senate Republicans on Monday and urged them to pass the bill.The committee also will consider a separate bill calling for a statewide vote on whether to add certain death penalty provisions to the Oklahoma Constitution. If approved by voters, it would allow any method of execution that is not prohibited by the U.S. Constitution.___Poteau, OKNo author availableUS constitutional convention call set for Oklahoma hearingThe Poteau Daily Newsurn:publicid:dailypress.com:16431Change0Usable2015-02-25T10:51:40-05:00 urn:publicid:dailypress.com:16424Who got arrested? 2015-02-25T10:02:16-05:002015-02-25T10:02:16-05:00Copyright 2010 The Poteau Daily NewsCF — criminal felonyCM— criminal misdemeanorFD — family docket such as child supportFor more information about an arrestee, you can search by name or case number on www.ODCR.com or www.OSCN.net.February 21, 2015Kimberly Lynn Clark, CF-12-168, CF-12-586; $4,271.56 bondMatthew Don Harris, possession controlled dangerous substance, possession drug paraphernalia, knowingly concealing stolen property, grand larceny; $7,500 bondBarbara Garcia, CF-10-179, CM-11-546; $2,227.28 bondChristopher Morgan, all taxes due to state $500/ in insurance $500, driving under suspension $350; $1,350 bondCorey Boydston, Haskell County warrants; no bondLarry McDuffie III, Poteau city warrant; $1,903 bondFebruary 22, 2015Gabrielle Casados, CM-07-1197; $1,191 bondJack Taylor, failure to register vehicle, no proof of insurance, no driver's license in possession wile driving; $646 bondAshley Dawn Jones, FP-10-29; $11,813 bondFebruary 24, 2015Chad Lamar Carter, possession drug paraphernalia, trafficking; no bondLisha Kaye Mode, CF-07-368, possession controlled dangerous substance, possession CDS in penal institution; $2,912.46 bondKesha Nicole Fowler, possession drug paraphernalia, trafficking; no bondTyronzia Blocker, driving under influence, modified exhaust, broken driver mirror, possession drug paraphernalia, possession marijuana; no bondPoteau, OKNo author availableWho got arrested? 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