Coal County Newswire

Coal County Newswire

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Results 1 - 18 of 18 in Coal County, OK

  1. Burn ban issued for LeFlore CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    LeFlore became to fourth county in the state to issue a ban. All are in southeastern Oklahoma.

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  2. Burn Bans Issued For Oklahoma CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... According to the Forestry Services website, bans remain in place for Coal and Sequoyah counties. The ban in Coal County will last until December 13, 2017, and the Sequoyah County ban is scheduled to end December 5, 2017. Newson6.com is proud to ...

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  3. Coin flip turns into trophy elkRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Nicholas Reed, 13, of Tuttle with the 5 x 5 bull elk that he shot during the youth rifle season. [PHOTO PROVIDED] My family grew up in southeast Oklahoma and still has a large ranch in Coal County.

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  4. Game Cam Strategy Leads to Monster BuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | California Game and Fish

    ... their head under some floodwaters from a nearby creek to nibble on the rice bran, images that forever sold the Coal County hunter on the attractant's usefulness. McCollum said that he doesn't pour rice bran out just anywhere, trying to put it in a ...

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  5. Law enforcement to use backpacks of love for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    Stuffed animals, blankets, coloring books and hand spinners are just a few of the items you'll find inside these backpacks that are now in all Coal County, Okla. emergency vehicles.

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  6. Ardmore police link suspect to two bank holdupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Ardmore police say they believe Graham Helms of Allen, Texas, is responsible for a holdup at the IBC Bank in Ardmore on July 24 and then the Shamrock Bank in Coalgate one week later. Detectives said Helms, 29, was arrested in Coal County shortly after Monday's holdup and that evidence from the two crimes matched.

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  7. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 2 at 5:42PM CDT expiring July ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Fox 23

    ... has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... North central Johnston County in southeastern Oklahoma... Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma... Southern Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma... North central Atoka County in southeastern ...

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  8. Wanted: Tai Chi instructors to prevent fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | KTEN-TV Denison

    ... scores more are hospitalized. KTEN viewers can take advantage of the workshop in Coalgate on August 16-7 at the Coal County OSU Extension Office. Click here to enroll in the training session . The "Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance" instructors can ...

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  9. Road Sign Thefts In Coal County, An Expensive ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Lee told KXII, the CBS affiliate in Sherman, Texas , people are constantly stealing their road signs and it needs to stop. "We've been looking trying to keep an eye out because we've been having to replace them, we've got a lot of signs in Coal County," Lee said.

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  10. State briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... fund. He called that action "a crippling blow." A 17-year-old Atoka boy drowned Tuesday at Coalgate Lake in Coal County, the Oklahoma Lake Patrol reported. Authorities did not release his name. About 5 p.m., the victim swam to a concrete water ...

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  11. Atoka Teen Drowns In Coalgate LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    An Atoka teen drowned in Coal County's Coalgate Lake Tuesday evening. Officials recovered the 17-year-old boy from the lake at 7:05 p.m. Oklahoma Highway Patrol officials report that the teen swam about 30 feet from shore toward a concrete water intake.

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  12. Atoka 17-year-old boy drowns in Coalgate Lake in Coal County, Oklahoma TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    The boy swam to a concrete water intake structure about 30 feet from shore on the east side of the lake about 5 p.m. He was swimming back toward shore when he went under and did not resurface, the patrol reports. He was not wearing a life jacket.

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  13. Flash Flood Warning issued May 19 at 11:37PM CDT expiring May 20 at 2:45AM CDT in effect for: HughesRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Fox 23

    /O.EX BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Norman OK 1137 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017 The National Weather Service in Norman has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for... Northern Johnston County in southeastern Oklahoma... Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma... Southeastern Seminole County in east central Oklahoma... Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma... East central Carter County in southern Oklahoma... Northwestern Atoka County in southeastern Oklahoma... Eastern Murray County in southern Oklahoma... Southern Hughes County in southeastern Oklahoma... * Until 245 AM CDT * At 1136 PM CDT, emergency management officials reported thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area.

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  14. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued May 19 at 10:39PM CDT expiring May ...Read the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Fox 23

    OKC005-029-063-069-095-123-200515- BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Norman OK 1039 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017 The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Johnston County in southeastern Oklahoma... Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma... Eastern Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma... Northern Marshall County in southeastern Oklahoma... Northwestern Atoka County in southeastern Oklahoma... Hughes County in southeastern Oklahoma... * Until 1215 AM CDT * At 1039 PM CDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 4 miles south of Stuart to near Centrahoma to 4 miles northwest of Fillmore to 3 miles northeast of Madill, moving northeast at 50 mph.

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  15. Broken Arrow Veteran's Car Stolen, Used In Other Crimes Across StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... "After a high-speed pursuit, he crashes my car," Lowe said. "I guess he was a good driver. I don't know." The Coal County Sheriff's Office said they found the car totaled after a chase but the driver was nowhere to be found. Broken Arrow police said ...

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  16. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued March 26 at 7:26PM CDT expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2017 | Fox 23

    ... 26 2017 The National Weather Service in Norman has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Northeastern Coal County in southeastern Oklahoma... Northeastern Pontotoc County in east central Oklahoma... Southwestern Hughes County in southeastern ...

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  17. Shovels turn for Choctaw Seniors Housing in Coalgate -Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    ... of this new community "a reality for our elders is incredible," he added. Choctaw Nation, City of Coalgate, Coal County and State of Oklahoma officials were in attendance, as well as a number of Choctaw elders. Tammie Middleton, Mayor of the City of ...

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  18. Drilling ramps back up in Oklahoma as prices recoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... I heard, the company planned to put a rig back to work in the area early this year. Q: What is happening in the Coal County area? There are reports of a lot of gas in that area. Monies: There's been some natural gas drilling activity in that area in ...

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