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Spavinaw City Leaders to Select New Police Chief
Spavinaw city leaders will hold a special meeting Thursday in an effort to select a new police chief for the Mayes County town.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Mayes County Man Found Guilty Of Murdering His Mother
Jurors recommended William Wilkerson serve life in prison without parole for stabbing his mom to death near Locust Grove nearly two years ago.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Daily Times
Wilkerson trial begins in Pryor
"At the conclusion of this case if you find him guilty, I'm going to ask you to essentially lock that man in a cage for the rest of his life," said Mayes County Assistant District Attorney Marny Hill in the jury selection process for William Wilkerson's trial.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The City Wire
Proposed Oklahoma law could limit areas allowed for strip clubs
A move by an Oklahoma state representative could potentially limit any future growth of strip clubs and other adult oriented businesses in the eastern Oklahoma areas near the Fort Smith and Northwest Arkansas regions.
Spavinaw Police Cheif Arrested On Lewd Molestation Complaints
Agents with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation on Thursday arrested the Spavinaw police chief on complaints of lewd molestation.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The News Journal
Data center near Newark sold
A data center near Newark that was used by CondA© Nast Publications, which owns titles such as Vanity Fair and Wired, was recently sold.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
OHP: Chouteau Woman Struck, Killed On Mayes County Road
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Chouteau woman was struck and killed while walking on a rural Mayes County road early Thursday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
PSO Restores Power to Over 700 Customers
It knocked out power around 5:00 p.m. Workers have been on the scene fixing the problem since then.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Power Restored But Damage Done After Storms Hit Mayes County
Adair was hit with a one-two punch Monday. Weeks after a small tornado touched down, 70 mile per hour winds ripped through town, downing trees and damaging structures.
Locust Grove Man Pleads Guilty To Killing Two Friends
A Locust Grove man pleaded guilty Monday in the deaths of two friends in 2012. Jason Miller, 37, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree manslaughter.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
and county officials dedicate new $1.5M bridge in Mayes County
Guy Engineering Services President Julie Guy, Cherokee Nation Tribal Councilor Curtis Snell, Mayes County Commissioner Kevin Whiteside, Ottawa County Commissioner Russell Earls, Cherokee Nation Roads Department Transportation Planner Robert Endicott, Roads Department Director Michael Lynn, former Mayes County Commissioner Alva Martin, Cherokee ... (more)
Rumored strip club won't get state lawmakers' attention
Governor Fallin's communications director told FOX23 over the phone the governor will not be holding a special session on this issue.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
News9 Oklahoma City
Strip Club Rumor Prompts Special Session Request
A Democratic state representative from Chouteau wants Gov. Mary Fallin and legislative leaders to call a special legislative session to deal with a strip club that he says is rumored to be coming to Mayes County.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Teen killed, others injured in Mayes County crash
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says one teenager was killed and two others were critically injured in a single-vehicle crash near Spavinaw in Mayes County.
Spavinaw, Oklahoma 15-year-old boy killed in early Thursday crash
A teenager is dead and two others critically injured in a single-vehicle crash in Mayes County Thursday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports.