By Kevin Harvison
McAlester Mayor Steve Harrison has proclaimed January as Storybook Exchange Month. Pictured from left are, Miss McAlester Outstanding Teen 2014, Camryn Sanders, McAlester Mayor, Steve Harrison and Lori Few, member of Beta Iota and director of Miss McAlester’s Outstanding Teen Pageant. McAlester’s Storybook Exchange month will encourage and promote literacy and lifelong learning across the community. Books can be donated in drop off boxes at several locations including, McAlester Chamber of Commerce, McAlester City Hall, Shared Blessings, Klever Kids Academy and Warren Clinic.