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Aug. 17-21

Monday, Aug. 17: Beef tips with gravy; steamed rice; mixed vegetables; wheat roll; fresh fruit; milk

The McIntosh County District Court won’t have to reach out to the Eufaula Public School District for extra space this month.

Getting a leg up on grasshoppers in the landscape

They look rather prehistoric, and they can make a pretty good smudge mark on a vehicle’s windshield. And oh boy, can they jump and eat.

Sports

Lake Eufaula Fishing Report

Elevation normal, water 85 and murky.

Remembering Lucille Bell

They say that behind every great man is a great woman and that could not be more true with Mrs. Lucille Bell.

2020 Eufaula Lady Ironheads fast-pitch preview

The Eufaula fast-pitch program is reloaded with firepower as head coach Ryan Green welcomes five outstanding freshman to the varsity team. They include Gabrielle Noriega (3rd Base).

Commentary

Life is precious

Sometimes we need to be reminded that life is precious.

Divergent black voices

Today I read a post about an article from Fortune magazine that lists 19 Black economists to know and celebrate.

In regards to Checotah postponing events in light of the pandemic, I have just a few thoughts.

Lifestyle

Stunning nature photos featured in Outdoor Oklahoma

Oklahoma’s natural world has long been the focus of our state’s talented photographers and is at the heart of the Wildlife Department’s Outdoor Oklahoma magazine’s Readers’ Photography Showcase, re

On August 6, 1787 – In Philadelphia, delegates to the Constitutional Convention begin debating the first complete draft of the proposed Constitution of the United States.

Library summer story winner of the week

1st place story winner in the library’s summer reading program, ages 6-9 years-old, Gael Vega.

Obituaries

Sharon Lee Mosley, 62, died on July 31, 2020 in Tahlequah. Sharon was born on September 11, 1957 and was a resident of Gore.

WARNER - Jessica Wheeler, 40, Warner resident, died Tuesday, July 28, 2020 in Muskogee.

 

Mark Anthony Park

April 9, 1960 - July 27, 2020

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