McAlester Info

McAlester, Oklahoma is located in Pittsburg County. Zip codes in McAlester, OK include 74502, and 74501. The median home price in McAlester is $119,500. More McAlester information.

Local Charities in McAlester, OK

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

McAlester News

Local news for McAlester, OK continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

13 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

Rainfall Totals Were Impressive

Most of Eastern Oklahoma received a good soaking rainfall with most areas about a half inch and McAlester coming in with a record 5" rainfall total.

Comment?

18 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

The nation's weather

An area of low pressure continued to inch across the southern Plains on Thursday, while a separate low pressure system lingered over the Southeast.

Comment?

22 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

Rain continues; Threat for flooding tapers off by this afternoon

Some locations in southeast Oklahoma have seen 3 to 5" of rain Wednesday, with some reports of street flooding in McAlester.

Comment?

Yesterday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

Officials Warn Flooding Possible in Areas of Pittsburg County

Officials in Pittsburg County are monitoring areas that have seen several inches of rainfall after a flood warning was issued Thursday.

Comment?

Yesterday | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Thursday morning weather forecast

BIG ISSUE IN OKLAHOMA. MAKES SENSE, SAVES ON FUEL ECONOMY. ROADS WILL BE WET AS YOU ARE TRAVELING THROUGH THE AREA.

Comment?

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Poteau Daily News & Sun

Heavy rains, flash floods forecast for county

According to the National Weather Service, showers with embedded isolated thunderstorms will continue to spread eastward into eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas today and continue into at least Thursday morning, with locally heavy rain and isolated flash flooding possible.

Comment?

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Pittsburg Co. Officials Put Sunday Liquor Sales On Nov. Ballot

Residents in Pittsburg County will be able to vote this November on whether liquor can now be sold by the drink on Sundays.

Comment?

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Oklahoma county to conduct emergency exercise

The McAlester News-Capital reports the McAlester Police Department and the Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office will participate Saturday in a large scale exercise conducted by the Office of Emergency Management.

Comment?

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Duncan Banner

Prisons expand their reach to train new officers

McAlester - Joshua Drake once was offered the chance to be a corrections officer but turned it down because he didn't want to leave his wife and aging parents for six weeks to train hundreds of miles away in El Reno.

Comment?

Wed Jul 23, 2014

AccuWeather.com

Severe Storms to Return to OKC, Dallas, Little Rock

Severe thunderstorms are set to return to the corridor from Little Rock to Oklahoma City to Dallas to close out Wednesday.

Comment?

Tue Jul 22, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

First Alert Forecast for Tuesday night

ACRE AND 82 IN EDMOND AND WESTERN OKLAHOMA TEMPERATURES CLIMBED IN TO 80. AND WOODWARD AND LOW TEMPERATURES AND NOTHING OUT OF THE ORDINARY DOWN TO 73. ENID.

Comment?

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Federal appeals court grants stay to Arizona death row inmate

A gurney in the execution chamber at the State Penitentiary in McAlester, Okla., is shown in a 2008 image.

Comment?

Tue Jul 08, 2014

KTUL-TV Tulsa

McAlester Man Dead after Vehicle Rams Tree

A 78-year-old man from McAlester was pronounced dead on scene after his vehicle ran off the road and struck a tree Tuesday morning.

Comment?

NewsOn6 Tulsa

McAlester Man Dies After Car Crash In Pittsburg County

A McAlester man died in a single-vehicle accident in Pittsburg County, Tuesday morning.

Comment?

Thu Jul 03, 2014

KXII-TV Sherman

Murder victim's mother petitions against Okla. Dept. of Corrections

In December of last year, Joshua Scott was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to three counts of first degree murder.

Comment?

News9 Oklahoma City

Okla. health officials urge birth certificate plan

The Oklahoma Department of Health is urging parents to avoid the last-minute scramble and long lines by getting their children's birth certificates now as they prepare to get their kids back to school.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

McAlester Jobs