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  1. Oklahoma man pleads no contest in attempting to hire hit manRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    A former fire chief in Oklahoma has pleaded no contest to two charges that accused him of plotting to hire someone to kill the mother of his grandchild. The McAlester News-Capital reports that Bill Crenshaw was sentenced to 20 years suspended on a solicitation for murder charge and 10 years suspended on a conspiracy to commit murder charge.

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  2. Former Oklahoma fire chief receives suspended sentence in alleged murder-for-hire plotRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A former Oklahoma fire chief received a suspended sentence after he pleaded no contest in connection to a murder-for-hire plot. On Monday, 54-year-old Bill Crenshaw pleaded no contest to solicitation for murder in the first degree and conspiracy to commit murder in the first degree, according to the McAlester News-Capital.

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  3. Oklahoma Man Pleads No Contest In Attempt To Hire Hit ManRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    A former fire chief in Oklahoma has pleaded no contest to two charges that accused him of plotting to hire someone to kill the mother of his grandchild. The McAlester News-Capital reports that Bill Crenshaw was sentenced to 20 years suspended on a solicitation for murder charge and 10 years suspended on a conspiracy to commit murder charge.

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  4. Body of missing woman foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Tulsa police say a missing McAlester woman has been found dead inside her car in south Tulsa. Police say the body of 62-year-old Ginger Miller was found Sunday afternoon in the car that was in a parking lot not far from where she was last seen on Friday.

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  5. Ariel Naomi LuceroRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Amarillo.com

    ... Gonzales, Ethan Sneller, Landin Sneller, Trey Lucero and Trent Lucero, all of Dalhart, and Nathanual Lucero of McAlester, Okla.; her sisters, Elena Sneller and Faith Sneller, both of Dalhart and Olivia Lucero of McAlester, Okla.; and her ...

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  6. Tulsa Police Issue Silver Alert Woman Traveling To McAlesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Tulsa Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a woman who requires regular medications and suffers from memory loss. Ginger K. Miller, 62, was last seen at 8200 S. Jamestown Ave. on Friday around 6 p.m. Miller lives in McAlester and was enroute there after stopping at a store.

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  7. Marshals capture Oklahoma prison escapee in WichitaRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The agency said Friday in a news release that 32-year-old Charles Dean Brown and his girlfriend were arrested Thursday night at a Wichita house where they had been staying with family. Brown escaped earlier that day from the Jackie Brannon Correctional Center in McAlester, Oklahoma, where he was serving time for possession of a firearm and unauthorized use of a vehicle.

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  8. Two Oklahoma Prison Escapees Back In CustodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Oklahoma Department of Corrections says Charles D. Brown, 30, walked away from the Jackie Brannon Correctional Center in McAlester. Brown was serving eight years out of Tulsa County on a conviction for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.

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  9. Wise Owl Organics Shea Butter Reports They Are Beating Other Shea Butter Products In The MarketRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Emailwire.com

    McAlester, OK -- Wise Owl Organics is a leader in the beauty products industry. They have been in this business for several years and therefore know exactly what the customers need.

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  10. Oklahoma sheriff assists police in son's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    After learning his son was a suspect in a home burglary, Pittsburg County Sheriff Joel Kerns conducted his own investigation that led to the arrest of his son, 23-year-old Braden Kerns. "The position I am in, I have to uphold the law," Sheriff Kerns told the McAlester News-Capital Tuesday .

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  11. Bill Foster SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... y of Paradise; son, Scot Kennedy of Plano; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; brothers, John Sparks of McAlester, Okla. and Verlon Sparks and wife Jo of San Antonio; other family members and a host of friends.

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  12. State/FEMA Recovery Center in Pittsburg County to CloseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | PressReleasePoint

    The Disaster Recovery Center set up to help people in McAlester affected by the severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding and tornadoes that occurred May 5 through June 4 will close on Saturday, July 25, at 7 p.m. Pittsburgh County Firefighters Association and Training Center 1505 Wade Watts Avenue McAlester, OK 74501 Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. DRCs are one-stop shops where survivors can get information and guidance about what disaster assistance may be available. Information from the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. Small Business Administration and other federal agencies and volunteer organizations is available.

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  13. Wise Owl Organics Offers The Highest Quality East African Shea ButterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Emailwire.com

    McAlester, OK -- Wise Owl Organics has taken the production of Shea butter in East Africa to the highest level ensuring that their consumers get the most out of Shea butter. Wise Owl Organics Shea butter is one of the #1 rated skincare products by many consumers.

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  14. Red Oak grad working back toward major league baseballRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    But Red Oak graduate Lane Adams got the chance to live the dream of every young boy last September after being called up to play outfield for the Kansas City Royals, the McAlester News-Capital reported. "It was very cool and a very exciting night for myself and my friends and everybody back home," said Adams, who graduated from Red Oak in 2009.

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  15. Christian Sims To Be Tried As An AdultRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | EParis Extra

    ... from the credit card companies as to the last known use of the cards, McNeal then coordinated with police in McAlester, OK to review security footage from their local Walmart, later confirming that Sims and his girlfriend, 17-year-old Ashley ...

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  16. Man dies after being found in McAlester hotel swimming poolRead the original story

    Friday Jul 17 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    Sgt. Chris Morris told the McAlester News-Capital that 49-year-old Phillip Nickerson was found in the pool at a Best Western Hotel on Thursday and was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

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  17. Obituaries for Friday, July 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | EParis Extra

    ... Janice Maye & husband Roy of Clarksville, John Harville & wife Kathy of Paris, Carol Staples & husband Ed of McAlester, OK and Nancy Arguello of McKinney, 15 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 1 great great granddaughter, one brother, Gerald ...

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  18. Man Found Unconscious In McAlester Hotel Pool Dies At HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Sgt. Chris Morris told the McAlester News-Capital , 49-year-old Phillip Nickerson was found in the pool at a Best Western Inn on George Nigh Expressway and was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Morris said Nickerson was originally from Krebs, but it wasn't clear where he was currently living and if he was a registered guest of the hotel.

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  19. Letters: The Fourth of July tribute on WRBH did a great job of bringing back memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Advocate

    ... each Sunday, but this week's was exceptional! Band music has been a favorite of mine since high school days in McAlester, Oklahoma, in the early 1940s. The nation was in the midst of World War II and there, on top of a scrap metal pile was a ...

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  20. The power of the pen: Village man spreads his message through lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Oklahoma City Friday

    ... affected Oliver. He was instrumental in the arrest of a serial rapist, Eddie Allen Kirkpatrick and then drove to McAlester to protest his release, successfully causing him to finish his sentence. Kirkpatrick was Oliver's former brother-in-law, so ...

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