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  1. Starbucks offering coconut milk stirs joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | KATV Little Rock

    ... confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been ...

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  2. Oklahoma City's jobless rate falls in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | NewsOK.com

    ... 7.5 percent, the commission said. McIntosh County recorded the state's second highest rate in December, and Latimer County claimed the third highest rate. Business Editor Don Mecoy has covered business news for more than a decade after earlier ...

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  3. OKC jobless rate falls in DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | NewsOK.com

    ... 7.5 percent, the commission said. McIntosh County recorded the state's second highest rate in December, and Latimer County claimed the third highest rate. Business Editor Don Mecoy has covered business news for more than a decade after earlier ...

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  4. The danger of free Wi-FiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | KATV Little Rock

    ... confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been ...

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  5. Highway Department closing lane on I-30 this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 31 | KATV Little Rock

    ... confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been ...

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  6. LRSD touts historic number of Presidential Scholars candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    ... confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been ...

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  7. Page For Nursing Student's Funeral Costs Nets Almost $6,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The family of the 21-year-old nursing student found dead Sunday in Latimer County has raised almost $6,000 toward her funeral, according to a GoFundMe page set up for the costs. The online fundraising page was set up Sunday following news of Callie Morris' death.

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  8. UPS carrier jet makes emergency landing at LR airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    A UPS carrier jet made an emergency landing at the Little Rock airport Tuesday morning. Two passengers were on board the plane and reported there were fumes in the cockpit around 4:40 a.m. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma.

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  9. Faulkner Co deputy shot while conducting search in ConwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | KATV Little Rock

    ... confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been found dead in Latimer County, Oklahoma. Law enforcement authorities, confirm the body of missing Henderson State University student, Callie Morris, has been ...

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  10. Missing Oklahoma nursing student found dead inside overturned vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | NewsOK.com

    Callie Morris, 21, of McAlester, Oklahoma, was supposed to return home Thursday from a trip to Hot Springs, Ark. Her body was discovered Sunday in an overturned SUV in Latimer County.

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  11. Accelera Innovations, Inc. (ACNV) Announces Agreement to Purchase Traditions Home Care Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Market Wire

    ... doctor and midwife founded the family business. The family business grew and in the early 1970's served Latimer County and the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. With the establishment of Traditions Home Care in 2002 by Terry (Sonny) Nix Jr., its CEO, new ...

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  12. Cell phone bills may increase to fund 911 call centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Fewer people are using landlines, so money collected from 911 fees are on the decline, and call centers are underfunded. Latimer County Commissioner Roy Alford voiced his concerns Thursday at the state capitol where a senate subcommittee listened to funding options.

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  13. Tulsa deputy resigns after sexual assault arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... Custer County Sheriff Mike Burgess was sentenced to 79 years for sexual assaults against an inmate. Former Latimer County Sheriff Melvin Holly was sentenced to 25 years for sexual crimes, including abusing a 19-year-old inmate in 2004 and warning ...

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  14. Tulsa deputy resigns after sexual assault arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Custer County Sheriff Mike Burgess was sentenced to 79 years for sexual assaults against an inmate. Former Latimer County Sheriff Melvin Holly was sentenced to 25 years for sexual crimes, including abusing a 19-year-old inmate in 2004 and warning ...

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  15. Website Lists Oklahoma's 50 'Safest Cities'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... of crime rates in cities with populations surpassing 2,500. The number one city on the list is Wilburton in Latimer County. SafeWise.com says Wilburton has .70 violent crimes per 1,000 residents and .35 property crimes per 1,000 residents. A number ...

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  16. Oklahoma City's unemployment rate dropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... of employers. The largest job losses were in the government sector. The highest jobless rates were seen in Latimer County, 8.2 percent; McCurtain County, 7.9 percent; and McIntosh County, 7.7 percent, the agency said. The lowest unemployment rates ...

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  17. Flood warning issued in southeastern OklahomaRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | KSWO

    The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Pittsburg County in southeastern Oklahoma, where up to a half-foot of rain has fallen in the past day.

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  18. Rain To End Across Eastern OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The National Weather Service says a Flash Flood Warning for Latimer and Pittsburg counties remains in effect until 11:30 a.m. and a Flash Flood Watch for Latimer, LeFlore and Pittsburg counties until 1 p.m. News On 6 meteorologist Alan Crone says two to four inches of rain has already fallen across the region with some areas in Pittsburg County ... (more)

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  19. Unemployment rate ticks up in 72 Oklahoma countiesRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | KSWO

    The report shows that Latimer County in southeast Oklahoma had the highest county unemployment rate last month at 8.5 percent.

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