Wilburton traveled to Hartshorne for the annual Battle of Gowen Mountain rivalry game, and the Diggers took the win over the Miners, 14-6.
TULSA — It was a defensive start, but the McAlester Buffaloes got their offense rolling to take a 21-0 win on the road against Tulsa's Edison Prep.
The clock is winding down, but there's still a lot of game left to be played.
It’s a rivalry that feels as old as its geographical namesake.
The Oklahoma Secondary Schools Association announced a play-in round for the high school football playoffs and protocols if a team faces a COVID-19 situation during the postseason.
In William Shakespeare's Hamlet, the namesake king told a troupe of visitors to “suit the action to the word, and the word to the action” — meaning to say what they mean, and mean what they say. Daniel Amos is quick to do so much of the same in his everyday life.
Here is this week’s McAlester News-Capital Player of the Week for Week 7, sponsored by Subway of McAlester.
Here is The Associated Press' Oklahoma high school football poll with first place votes in parentheses, records, points and ranking in last week's poll, records through October 19. Points for classes A through 5A based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 scoring. Points for 6A (Division I & II), cla…
Tailgating will not be allowed on OU's campus and homecoming festivities have been canceled for the 2020 football season, the university announced Tuesday.
Oklahoma's trip to Army on Sept. 26 has been canceled, the Army West Point athletic department announced Tuesday.
Oklahoma could exhale Saturday night after the final chip that all but cemented its place in the College Football Playoff had fallen.
There wasn’t a ton of an anxiety present after Oklahoma’s win over Baylor for the Big 12 championship. The Sooners were virtually certain about their chances to qualify for the College Football Playoff.
Oklahoma volleyball is back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2014 after being selected for an at-large berth Sunday.
STILLWATER — Every week it’s something new. Every week we have to reinterpret this team. Just maybe, every week, this team is reinterpreting itself.
Caleb Kelly knew the questions he was about to be asked because he’s been listening carefully to reporters the past few months.
Lincoln Riley says he doesn’t spend a lot of time watching college football games that might impact Oklahoma’s place in the College Football Playoff rankings.
The wait is over.
The place to be is in OKC on Friday night.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Apparently, everybody only thought there would be a basketball game played inside Chesapeake Energy Arena Wednesday night.
Some common themes have arisen in the couple of basketball camps I've had the pleasure of covering this summer.
Just maybe, two things happened Thursday evening.
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder will hold a Thunder Youth Basketball camp in McAlester this summer. Registration for the Hustle Camp, scheduled for June 18, is now open.
OKLAHOMA CITY — On the day Nick Collison’s No. 4 was raised to the Chesapeake Energy Arena rafters, marking 14 selfless seasons with the franchise that became the Oklahoma City Thunder, the sentence he uttered in which his voice first cracked was this:
At 4:30 p.m. Friday, Oklahoma City begins play in the NBA’s summer league in Las Vegas. Just in time, the Thunder know who’ll be available to put on the floor.
If you’re going to follow the NBA in depth, you’re going to have to get used to a coterie of expert witnesses, because there’s just too many moving parts to consider, too much to understand, too many plates to keep in the air.
Paul George is staying.
Expectations that Paul George would test free agency are more of a reality now.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony plans to opt in and take the $28 million he is due next season.
This Week's Circulars
Charles "Pete" Swaffard, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at his home. A graveside funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Noon at Damon Cemetery, Damon Valley Community, Oklahoma with Rev. Jay Caudill officiating. The Choctaw Color Guard will provide military…
- Men charged in connection with castration in southeast Oklahoma
- Two men arrested on medical battery, maiming, other complaints
- OHP: Pittsburg County man dies in two-vehicle incident
- Group working on petition to recall McAlester mayor
- City looks at marketing plan for buildings
- 5 THINGS TO KNOW: Halloween trick-or-treating festivities set in McAlester
- COMMUNITY BUSINESS: The Blaze’n Glory Bar and Grill brings 'bonafide good food'
- 'Every day was a good memory': Hartshorne man retires after 57 years at Jones Academy
- Health department disbands unit responding to COVID
- McAlester model featured on Times Square billboard