Southeastern Equality (SeEq)-McAlester Chapter of Oklahomans for Equality would like to address the interim study Rep Randy Randleman is hosting on “the right of therapists to help those with unwanted same-sex attractions and the right of clients to receive the therapy.”
What started out as a productive session may possibly end soon (due) to the spreading of the COVID-19 virus. As of Tuesday, March 17, we are heading home with no idea if and when we will return to the people’s house. We are not closing government, and the Legislature will still meet in some … Read more
Deadline week is fully upon us this week. This without a doubt is the busiest week of the entire session. Any House bill not getting heard on the House floor by this Thursday will not be heard this session. Monday, we considered 76 bills. One bill that failed was House Bill 2776. This bill w… Read more
Thursday was a magical night in downtown McAlester. Read more
I’ve always thought it interesting that in the history of popular music there are very few songs about battles our nation’s veterans have fought — and many of those recordings came out in the late 1950s and early 1960s when a wave of historical songs hit the charts. Read more
With the Nov. 6 General Election approaching with the speed of a runaway freight train, many candidates as well as the state and national political parties are proclaiming to citizens they should do their civic duty and get out to vote. Read more
McAlester residents have a unique opportunity during a couple of weekends this month to get rid of unwanted and potentially dangerous items — including one day devoted to unused prescription drugs and household hazardous waste — while also helping the environment. Read more
The Reel Dish
Spider-Man, Spider-Man, does whatever a spider can ...
Ladies and gentlemen the summer’s thrill ride is here.
You’re gonna need a stronger cage.
The dead rise in “The Mummy” but little life is brought back to the classic horror franchise.
Go back to your cave, Batman. Fly off to the Fortress of Solitude, Superman.
This Week's Circulars
Ronald Richard McMurtrey, 89, of McAlester, died at his home on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Graveside funeral services will be held on Friday, Sept. 18, at 11:00 a.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in McAlester.
Mary Mumaw, 94, of McAlester, Oklahoma went to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, September 14, 2020. Viewing will be held on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Chaney Harkins Funeral Home. A graveside funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 18, 2020 at the High…
Debra Rhone, age 68, died September 12, 2020. Visitation: Fri. 1-9 pm. Funeral: Sat. 9 am. Both services at Golden Gate Funeral Home - 4155 S R L Thornton Frwy. - Dallas, TX
- Two charged with assisting Haskell County fugitive
- Outbreak at prison contributing to county's COVID-19 numbers
- OSDH: 214 active COVID-19 cases in Pittsburg County
- School districts inconsistent in COVID-19 notifications
- Jurisdiction challenged in murder case
- Food giveaways continue at McAlester church
- HS BASKETBALL: McAlester's Holiman named top 2022 Oklahoma prospect
- Man bound-over for trial in fatal shooting
- Conversion therapy supporters speak at study without opposition
- HS SOFTBALL: OSSAA releases fast-pitch softball district assignments