McALESTER — Director of the McAlester/Pittsburg County Office of Emergency Management Trent Myers, left, recently was one of the 400 members who attended the annual Oklahoma Emergency Management conference in Norman. Myers is also president of the Oklahoma Emergency Management Association. The conference entailed four days of training and featured speakers who are experts in disaster and emergency practices. Myers said the highlight of the conference was Gov. Mary Fallin’s keynote speech about recent disasters in Moore and other areas of the state. On Aug. 22, Myers presented Fallin, right, with a gift from the association.