Coronavirus watch - 11/19
By Jerry Fink
Marshall Elementary announced their PAW (Positively Awesome Wildcats) Awards and AR winners for October.
The following students were picked by their teachers for PAW Awards:
They called it the “Indian problem.” The white settlers wanted more land, and the tribes held rich acreages.
By Gwynne Easley
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane held SMU scoreless in the second half to score 28 unanswered points to defeat conference foe SMU 28-24.
By Rodney Haltom
There are big games in college football and Bedlam is definitely going to be big this Saturday. The No.
Oklahoma’s 16- day deer gun season, the most popular in terms of participation, will run Nov. 21 through Dec. 6.
Why in the world do I open my mouth before I even begin to think? Do I open my mouth just so I can insert my foot? Many times I believe so. How do get from grievous words to gracious words?
By Ladonna Rhodes
On Wednesday, I had the pleasure of taking the oath of office to serve as your State Representative for House District 15 for the second time.
By State Rep. Randy Randleman
When we talk about education and appropriations, many Oklahomans think we’re only talking about K-12 schools.
By Sen. Roger Thompson
Jeremy Hooten, 29, of Eufaula pled guilty last week in federal court to robbery and to first degree burglary in Indian Country.
State Rep. Avery Frix, R-Muskogee, commented on the awarding of a contract to improve sidewalks along U.S. Highway 266 beginning at NW 6th Street in Checotah.
The Checotah Chamber of Commerce has chosen June’s Restaurant as the Business of the Month.
Jim Edward Curtis was born in McAlester, Oklahoma on Dec. 5, 1942 to Clark and Doris Curtis. He died Nov. 5, 2020.
Elma Ruth Adams, 87, of Checotah, OK, went to be with the Lord on November 12, 2020. She was born Mar. 23, 1933 to parents, Fred and Elma Campbell on a Farm at Council Hill, OK.
Gene Emberson, Checotah resident, passed away on Friday, Oct. 23, 2020 in Muskogee, Oklahoma at the age of 91.
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