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POLL: Should school personnel be allowed to carry handguns on campus?

McAlester Public Schools officials want more information and community input before deciding whether to act on a policy allowing board-approved personnel to carry handguns. Should school personnel be allowed to carry handguns on campus?

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Ronnie Gene Sheppard, memorial, 2 p.m., Indianola School, Brumley-Mills Funeral Home of McAlester.

Hubert Delano Kemp Jr., 61, of McAlester, passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, in Tulsa. Services will be at 2 p.m. on Monday, December 9, at Brumley-Mills Chapel in McAlester. Burial will follow at Kemp Family Cemetery.

Joe W. Weaver, 85, formerly of McAlester, died on Friday, November 29, 2019, in Texarkana, Texas. Online registration is at www.chapelwoodfuneralhome.com

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