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  1. Judge considers evidence request in Weleetka caseRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Prosecutors want to present evidence that a man accused of killing two Oklahoma girls allegedly abused and threatened to kill his girlfriend one month before the 2008 shootings.


  2. Prosecutors: Kevin Sweat threatened to kill girlfriend one month before Weleetka girls' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 |

    Prosecutors are seeking to present evidence at trial that Kevin Sweat abused and threatened to kill his girlfriend one month before he allegedly gunned down two Weleetka girls in 2008.


  3. Man Accused Of Killing Weleetka Girls In Court For Status HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Sweat is charged with killed two young Weleetka girls in 2008. Skyla Whitaker, 11, and 13-year-old Taylor Placker were shot to death while walking along a dirt road less than 1,000 feet from Placker's home.


  4. UCO housing opens for interns, non-students for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 |

    ... students. Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation summer interns Teale Muir, 20 from Tulsa, and Tanner Bowen, 19, from Weleetka, are shown Thursday on their laptops in Bowen's dorm room on the University of Central Oklahoma campus in Edmond. Photo by ...


  5. Death penalty off table for triple murder suspectRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... murder. He's accused in the 2008 deaths of 11-year-old Skyla Whitaker and 13-year-old Taylor Paschal-Placker in Weleetka, and the 2011 slaying of his fiancee, Ashley Taylor. Defense attorney Peter Astor tells the Tulsa World ( ) ...


  6. Kevin Sweat won't face death penalty in killings of Weleetka girls, fianceeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 |

    ... faces three counts of first-degree murder in the 2008 deaths of Skyla Whitaker and Taylor Paschal-Placker outside Weleetka and the 2011 death of his fiancee, Ashley Taylor. Prosecutors had planned to seek the death penalty for Sweat, citing the ...


  7. Accused child killer Kevin Sweat won't face death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    The death penalty is no longer an option for the man accused of killing two young Weleetka, Okla.


  8. Man Suspected Of Killing Weleetka Girls, Fiancee Won't Have Jury TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The man suspected of killing two Weleetka girls and his fiance will not have a jury trial.


  9. Audrey Evellyn BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

    Audrey Evellyn Bridges of Weleetka, Okla., passed away May 12, 2014 at her home in Weleetka at the age of 87. She was born Feb. 11, 1927 in Wagoner to Davidson and Edna Shearrer.


  10. Services set for Bill MorganRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2012 | Oklahoma Press Association

    William - Bill' C. Morgan, owner and publisher of the The Hughes County Times in Wetumka and The Weleetkan in Weleetka, died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012.


  11. Marie RaperRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

    Marie Raper, a resident of Pauls Valley, Okla., was born on March 2, 1926 in Weleetka, Okla., to Maggie and J.B. Albright.


  12. Judge considers mental health of Oklahoma suspectRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A judge is considering whether the man charged in the deaths of his fiancee and two Weleetka girls was mentally competent when he waived his Miranda rights and allegedly confessed to the crimes.


  13. Attorneys: Accused Weleetka Murderer Wasn't Competent To Waive RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... charged Sweat with three counts of murder for the deaths of his former girlfriend and two young girls from Weleetka. Sweat has made several videotaped confessions, his attorneys said Sweat wasn't mentally competent to waive his Miranda rights for ...


  14. Class A boys: Defending champ Glencoe rallies past WeleetkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 |

    ... from coach John Lazenby. They opened the second half with a 19-1 run to take the lead, then held off third-ranked Weleetka for a thrilling 73-67 victory in the Class A semifinals Friday at State Fair Arena. Brothers Jake and Ty Lazenby were clutch ...


  15. Class A & B State Hoops Tournament UnderwayRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... his brother, Jake, scored 17 for Glencoe as well. Glencoe, the defending Class A boy's state champs, will face Weleetka in the quarterfinals. The Okarche girl's team, last year's Class A state champion, beat Burlington 74-46 to advance to the Class ...


  16. Class A boys: Weleetka hangs on to defeat LaverneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 |

    Battling foul trouble and a Laverne team that just wouldn't go away, Weleetka found a way to hang on.


  17. Class A boys: Glencoe remains undefeated with win over Velma-AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 |

    ... scored 17 as well, as the defending champion Panthers (27-0) advanced to the semifinals where they'll face the Weleetka/Laverne winner at 10:30 a.m. Friday at State Fair Arena. A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has ...


  18. Class A boys state basketball notebook: Fort Cobb, Glencoe lead open fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 |

    ... Class A field, which begins play Thursday at Yukon. "Hollis is playing well. We found out last year just how good Weleetka is when they beat us, and they have most of their guys back. It's wide-open, just a really tough bracket." Hines' squad starts ...


  19. Lady Bruins start their 2014 trophy collecti...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... k 12 steals and while they didn't reach the line often, they were five-for-eight from the stripe. Achille will face Weleetka at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in a must-win regional round game at Rock Creek Gym in Bokchito.


  20. Caddo sweeps county rivals to win districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... game. The Bruins must also be on their toes to survive in the regional round. Caddo will face third-ranked Weleetka at 8 p.m. Thursday in Rock Creek. A win places the Bruins in the regional championship Saturday in Quinton, while a loss will put ...


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