Easter easy as pie
This time of year, egg hunting and the chocolification of bunny rabbits is not only accepted but encouraged.
Incumbent commissioner files protest
The race is on for the District 1 Pittsburg County commissioner's seat and a contest against one of the candidates has already been filed.
Friday is final day to file for election
Friday is the last day to file for the June 24 election to fill the seats of several county and state offices.
Oklahoma man dies in Pittsburg County accident
About 5:10 p.m., John Blakeway, 59, was driving westbound on U.S. Highway 270 when the car went left of center and struck another vehicle head-on, troopers said.
Two Accused Of Robbing Choctaw Casino Winner In Custody
Two people accused of following a casino customer to his McAlester home, beating him and stealing his winnings were arrested on Tuesday.
Severe storm activity warning for later this afternoon
Officials say a severe storm warning will be in effect later this afternoon and tomorrow.
Big Winner At Choctaw Casino Beaten, Robbed, At House
Police have two suspects, Richard Blackmon, who also goes by Rocky, and Toni Fourkiller.
McAlester firefighter spreads word about fire safety
A McAlester firefighter is working hard to spread the word about fire safety. McAlester firefighter Robbie Rivers said it's part of on ongoing "Stop the Burn" campaign that was started in the area after a tragic McAlester house fire took the lives of four members of the Edwards family in 2011.
Foster families needed
More than 100 Pittsburg County children are in need of a foster care home, according to Ryan Brecheen recruiter for TFI Family Services.
Firefighter issues challenge for April 5 Ryan's Run
A McAlester firefighter is challenging other firefighters to run in full-bunker gear to help raise money for Ryan's Run on April 5. Ryan's Run is the main fundraiser for the Pittsburg County Child Advocacy Center is set to begin at 8:30 a.m. on April 5 in front of Jackie Brannon Correctional Center, organizers say.
County Officials: "Deed Processing Notice" a scam
Pittsburg County officials say a "Deed Processing Notice" sent to area home owners is scam.