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  • CONDIT,-DONNIE.jpg Condit's Capitol Report

    It is a pleasure to represent such a great district at your Capitol.

    March 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Charles ‘Charlie’ Coppenger

    Charles “Charlie” Coppenger, 78, of Quinton, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in Oklahoma City.

    March 1, 2014

  • Police Badge MCC.jpg MPD introduces new column

    The McAlester Police Department has undergone some changes in the past few months, with a new chief and several promotions.

    March 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • RENEGAR-ANNOUNCEMENT.jpg From the Capitol

    As we wind down the fourth week of the session, we are in deadline week to get bills out of committee. I filed six substantive bills; four were heard in committees. One has passed on the House floor and is headed to the Senate.

    February 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • taylor.armerding.jpg Benefits of hiking minimum wage are an illusion

    The president's latest economic fantasy says raising the minimum wage will incentivize work, lower unemployment, juice the economy and may even lower taxes. All while businesses swallow billions of dollars more in labor costs.

    February 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mozelle Jefferson

    Mozelle Jefferson, 93, of Red Oak, died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Poteau.

    February 10, 2014

  • Jake Mabray

    Jake Mabray, 93, of McAlester, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at his home.

    February 6, 2014

  • Tsarnaev death sentence brings no peace

    If Dzhokhar is found guilty and executed for his alleged role in the April 15 bombing of the Boston Marathon, I’ll sleep no better.

    January 31, 2014

  • Johnny Cash Ramblin' round

    We need Johnny Cash.
    With the nation torn between left and right, liberal and conservative, right and wrong — however one may define those terms — Cash, in his lifetime, had been the one to walk the line.

    January 31, 2014 2 Photos

  • Pete Seeger Ramblin' round

    He had a hammer.
    Pete Seeger’s been around as long as I can remember. That’s why the world seemed a little emptier when I learned of his passing Monday.

    January 31, 2014 3 Photos

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