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You suddenly realize that your cat or dog is missing. Cats and dogs like to explore. If there is a way out of your house or yard, they will find it and go out for an adventure. When you can’t quickly find your pet, panic sets in. It can be a traumatic experience for both of you. Read more

For lots of Oklahomans, the question of turkey, ham, both or neither for the holiday feast is settled by tradition and long before the oven is set to preheat. But for those less bound by family customs, there are a number of considerations that can help guide meal planning. Read more

Pittsburg County 4-H just held our annual County 4-H Share the Fun which is a talent contest. We have solo, small group (2-4 members) and large group (5 or more members). Read more

Spurweed, a.k.a. lawn burweed or sticker weed, is a winter annual. This weed germinates in the early fall months as temperatures cool and remains small or inconspicuous during the cold winter months. Read more

McAlester Public Schools has been working diligently to review our safety procedures and protocols each and every year. We want all of our students, parents, faculty, staff, and community members to know that we are making strides in providing safety and security at all of our buildings. Read more

Our Pittsburg County 4-H program kicked off our new 4-H year with our 4-H Promotional Poster Contest. This contest is patterned after the Poster Division of the County Fair. Entries cannot be from the 2018 County Fair, but these entries may be put into the 2019 County Fair. We had an outstan… Read more

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