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Motion filed in child rape case
A McAlester man found incompetent after being charged with raping 5-year-old girl, is dangerous and should be committed to a mental health facility, according to a court motion filed Thursday.
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Some McAlester area offices will be closed for the holidays. Here is the schedule: Pittsburg County District Court - Closed Tuesday and Wednesday for Christmas and closed on Jan. 1 for New Years Day.
Planning commission moves to rezone for hospital dialysis center
A rezoning request for a new dialysis center was approved by the McAlester Planning Commission on Tuesday.
KOCO-TV Oklahoma City
Senator Coburn releases 2013 Wastebook
THE MOST OUTRAGEOUS SPENDING BY OUR GOVERNMENT... JUST REVEALED. IT'S ALL THANKS TO AN OKLAHOMA SENATOR.
Man charged in rape of 5-year-old- declared 'incompetent'
A McAlester man charged with raping a 5-year-old girl was set free after he was found incompetent in November.
News Minute: Here is the latest news from The Associated Press
An Oklahoma man convicted in the 1998 stabbing death of a prominent Oklahoma horse trainer is scheduled for execution.
Okla. man scheduled for execution for 1998 slaying
Johnny Dale Black is to be put to death Tuesday at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester for the stabbing death of Bill Pogue of Ringling- who suffered 11 stab wounds, broken ribs and two punctured lungs in a roadside attack.
Jury deliberates in Manslaughter trial
Closing arguments were heard Thursday in the first-degree manslaughter trial of Leon Lee Hollis.
Oklahoma man charged with video voyeurism
A 55-year-old McAlester man is charged in federal court with three counts of video voyeurism for allegedly setting up a hidden camera to record women in a restroom.
Ice Keeps School Districts In Southeastern Oklahoma Closed Another Day
The calls to cancel school started to come in just before 5 o'clock Tuesday from districts like Muskogee, which say the streets are just too icy to walk or drive.
McAlester schools back in session Wednesday
McAlester Public Schools will be in session for normal school hours starting Wednesday, school officials said.
The Wichita Eagle
Okla. to execute man convicted of killing 2 women
Fifty-three-year-old Ronald Clinton Lott is scheduled to be executed Tuesday by lethal injection at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester.
Locals talk about the weather
Some area residents say they are prepared but not too concerned about the storm this week because they've been through bad weather before.
Poteau Daily News & Sun
Choctaw Nation offers assistance
As the winter storms are pushing their way through Southeast Oklahoma, the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma is taking measures to offer assistance to the affected communities and Tribal Members.
Festival of the Trees brings in the crowds
More than 100 people attended the first Festival of Trees held Saturday at the International Rainbow for Girls Supreme Temple visitors, organizers say.
County braces for rough weather
Local officials say they say they are preparing for the predicted rough weather ahead.
News9 Oklahoma City
Winter Storm Warning In Effect For Large Portion Of Oklahoma
The most likely area for significant amounts of freezing rain and sleet will be southeastern OK into northwestern AR from Durant, McAlester, Sallisaw, OK to Fayetteville, AR.