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  1. EMT charged with possessing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... images and videos of young boys, according to the affidavit. Coates is the former assistant director of Atoka County EMS and taught EMS classes at Kiamichi Technology Center in Durant, according to police. In other crimes, 47-year-old Michael Glenn ...

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  2. EMT charged with possessing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... images and videos of young boys, according to the affidavit. Coates is the former assistant director of Atoka County EMS and taught EMS classes at Kiamichi Technology Center in Durant, according to police. In other crimes, 47-year-old Michael Glenn ...

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  3. OSBI agents, police investigate suspected double homicide in Atoka and suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Detectives are investigating the deaths of three people in Atoka in a case thought to be a double homicide and suicide. The Atoka County sheriff requested assistance Wednesday night from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation after three people were found dead from gunshot wounds.

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  4. OSBI investigating slayings of 3 people in Atoka CountyRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says its agents are assisting Atoka County authorities in investigating the shooting deaths of three people as a double-homicide and suicide. The OSBI says 53-year-old Kathryn Banks and 49-year-old Kent Houchen were found shot to death Wednesday night at Sanford Oil Company near Atoka and the body of 64-year-old Sherman Banks was found later near his home in Stringtown with what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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  5. Agents investigate double homicide and suicide in AtokaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    The Atoka County sheriff requested assistance Wednesday night from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation after three people were found dead from gunshot wounds. Investigators found Kathryn Lucille Banks, 53, and Kent Melvin Houchen, 49, dead at the Sanford Oil Co., 253 N highway 69, OSBI spokeswoman Jessica Brown said.

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  6. Davis Holds Town Hall To Address Underage DrinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... year for motorcycle safety programs are never used. Instead, the money is stowed away to balance the books. ATOKA COUNTY, OK-- After a convenience store in Atoka was burglarized this weekend the owners are beefing up their security. ATOKA COUNTY, ...

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  7. Texoma pet owners warned of spike in rabies casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... year for motorcycle safety programs are never used. Instead, the money is stowed away to balance the books. ATOKA COUNTY, OK-- After a convenience store in Atoka was burglarized this weekend the owners are beefing up their security. ATOKA COUNTY, ...

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  8. Storm safety kit recommended ahead of severe weather seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... department is urging pet owners to have their pets vaccinated to protect their families before it's too late. ATOKA COUNTY, OK-- After a convenience store in Atoka was burglarized this weekend the owners are beefing up their security. DURANT -- ...

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  9. Search Continues For Escapees From Stringtown PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... them to cut through and escape. "I'll sleep with one eye open till they've caught them, you know?" said Atoka County resident David Gardner "It's kind of a bad situation in a way living this close to one," he said. "You don't even know when you ...

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  10. Convicted Tulsa Murderer Escapes From Stringtown Medium Security PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Department of Corrections officials say a convicted murderer from Tulsa is one of two men who escaped early Monday from an Atoka County prison. Lance Colbert, 40, and Dewayne Motsenbocker, 54, of Oklahoma City, cut their way through a fence at the medium security prison in Stringtown, authorities say.

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  11. Search on in Atoka Co. for escaped inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | KXII-TV Sherman

    Authorities in Atoka County are searching for two inmates with violent criminal pasts who escaped a Stringtown prison on Monday morning. An Oklahoma Dept.

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  12. Accident Leaves Carter Co. Man Pinned Under his MotorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... within this last week, Sherman police have arrested two different men for crimes involving children and sex. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- A recent study found more than 1,000 "savable" lives are lost needlessly each year in the U.S because of inefficiencies ...

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  13. Ardmore Police Captain Promoted To Deputy ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... within this last week, Sherman police have arrested two different men for crimes involving children and sex. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- A recent study found more than 1,000 "savable" lives are lost needlessly each year in the U.S because of inefficiencies ...

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  14. Man Police Believe Involved In Multiple Thefts Bonds Out AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... within this last week, Sherman police have arrested two different men for crimes involving children and sex. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- A recent study found more than 1,000 "savable" lives are lost needlessly each year in the U.S because of inefficiencies ...

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  15. Sherman Teen Arrested For Child Porn on Cell phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... crews are searching for a plane that crashed in Lake Texoma near Alberta Creek Marina on Wednesday morning. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they ...

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  16. Dancing With The Stars of Durant February 7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... crews are searching for a plane that crashed in Lake Texoma near Alberta Creek Marina on Wednesday morning. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they ...

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  17. Help Available For Those Looking To Stop SmokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... crews are searching for a plane that crashed in Lake Texoma near Alberta Creek Marina on Wednesday morning. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they ...

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  18. Local Dermatologist Gives Tips For Younger Looking SkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... crews are searching for a plane that crashed in Lake Texoma near Alberta Creek Marina on Wednesday morning. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they ...

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  19. Texoma County Launches Campaign after Named Poorest County StatewideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... crews are searching for a plane that crashed in Lake Texoma near Alberta Creek Marina on Wednesday morning. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they ...

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  20. Southeastern Electrical Co-Op Members Zapped With Higher Electricity BillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they normally pay. ATOKA COUNTY, OK -- Electric customers in Bryan and Atoka counties say they're being zapped by electric bills that are double what they normally pay.

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