Sheriff investigates death of woman in Crowder restaurant
Investigators are looking into the death of a woman whose body was found slumped over a desk in a Crowder restaurant Sunday, officials say.
Wilburton schools go on lock-down; man arrested with pellet gun
A man has been taken into custody in connection with an incident that resulted in Wilburton Public Schools going on lock-down Friday.
Burn Ban for Pittsburg County
The Pittsburg County Commissioners voted for a county-wide burn ban Tuesday morning.
Local PD arrests two men connected to area car burglaries
Local police arrested two McAlester men in connection with recent car burglaries.
Children's advocacy group closes doors
A McAlester program that helped abused and neglected children get through the court system has closed its doors after more than 15 years in the area.
Two McAlester residents charged in center embezzlement
Two McAlester residents have been charged with felony embezzlement for allegedly appropriating funds by fraud while serving on the Grand Avenue Community Center board.
Man charged in rape of disabled girl
A preliminary hearing was set Friday for a McAlester man arrested on four counts of rape of a disabled 14-year-old girl.
The following felony cases were filed in Pittsburg County District Court Jan. 24 to Feb. 5.
OSP officer pleads guilty to accepting bribe
A female correctional officer at Oklahoma State Penitentiary pleaded guilty of accepting a bribe and bringing contraband into the prison.
A Talihina man, 79, died Wednesday after being ejected from his truck in an accident last week on U.S. 271 in Talihina, officials say.
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