McALESTER — Pictured from left are, Carlotta Priddy, Ann Mann and Neva Mitchell as they discuss decorations for POE Chapter CD's Annual Book Review. Carol Smith Headrick, retired OSU Faculty Member and Storyteller, will present Dearie, The Remarkable Life of Julia Child, on Thursday, March 7, at 4 p.m. at the All Saints Episcopal Church, 325 E. Washington. Social gathering and refreshments begin at 315 p.m. Tickets are $10 and proceeds benefit PEO Educational Programs for Women. For more information call 918-423-0887.
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Edwards: Spread the Good News on Easter — and every day
It starts with us.
McAlester Attorney Tony Edwards, of Lakewood Christian Church, delivered that message to well over 100 men and boys who attended the last of the Men’s Holy Week Breakfasts served Saturday morning at the First Baptist Church in McAlester.
Rogers, Webber, ready for hearing on Webber's candidacy for District 1
Former District 1 Pittsburg County Commissioner Bill Webber says he plans to be at the Pittsburg County Courthouse this week for a hearing to decide if he can run again for his former post.
Council to consider city water plant's future: Karr to take Ward 4 seat
City councilors are set to again consider letting a privately-owned company take over the operations of the McAlester Water Treatment Plant.
It’s among the items on the agenda when the city council meets in regular session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the council chambers at City Hall.
Powers: Good Friday, then and now
Chris Powers, of First United Methodist Church, spoke Friday about the meaning of Good Friday —what it meant to the people of Jesus’ day, and what it means to believers today.
OHP slates free motorcycle safety course
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol will be back in McAlester to give a free motorcycle safety course on April 26.
Couple seeks to help homosexual community in McAlester
A McAlester woman says she and her spouse are working to bring equality to McAlester.
Look what's going on downtown McAlester tonight
Tonight, area residents are invited to join other community members in front of the old Hunts building at the northwest corner of Choctaw Avenue and Second Street in downtown McAlester to listen and to play music in an open street jam, karaoke, cruise-in and to enjoy one of McAlester's two downtown districts. Set-up starts at 6 p.m., jam will be underway by 7 p.m. and at approximately 8 p.m. karaoke all the while cars cruise in. Everyone should feel free to bring lawn chairs and grills, instruments and music equipment, or classic, modified, modern -- all -- show cars. There are no contests or prizes planned, just community fellowship.
Detective's Dispatch: Buckle up
It only takes a few seconds to put your seat belt on. These few seconds could change the rest of your life!
McAlester KTC students compete in state FCCLA contest
Kiamichi Technology Center, McAlester Campus, recently participated in the 2014 Oklahoma State Students Taking Action with Recognition Events for Family, Career and Community Leaders of America.
Lackey: Challenge of today's church is to empower Christ
Christians everywhere make up the Body of Christ.
Tom Lackey, of the First Presbyterian Church, delivered that message to the fourth gathering of those participating in the Men’s Holy Week Breakfasts.
Lackey spoke to a group estimated at more than 100 men and boys at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in McAlester on Thursday.
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