3 hrs ago
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.
7 hrs ago
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.
11 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.
15 hrs ago
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.
17 hrs ago
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.
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.
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.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
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.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
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.
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.