Latimer County Newswire

Latimer County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Latimer County, OK.

Results 1 - 13 of 13 in Latimer County, OK

  1. Raw: Powerful Storms Leave Destruction in Okla.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | USA Today

    State and county officials are reporting storm damage in Latimer and Cherokee counties after overnight storms hit the area. Raw: Powerful Storms Leave Destruction in Okla.


  2. Storm Damage, Injury Reported In Cherokee, Latimer CountiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Storm damage is being reported in Latimer and Cherokee counties after overnight storms. Pam Hirrill, emergency management director in Latimer County, said they had strong winds, heavy rain and some hail.


  3. What's the teen birth rate in your county?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 |

    ... of where teen birth rates were highest in recent years. The map is based off data from 2007 to 2013 . Also, Latimer County sticks out in southeast Oklahoma. It has one of the lowest teen birth rates in Oklahoma, even though it's in a region with ...


  4. Missing bread truck found in forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Someone found a missing bread truck Sunday in Latimer County. The truck went missing from McAlester.


  5. February saw unemployment increase in state, countyRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2016 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... the 13th highest jobless rate. McIntosh County posted the highest unemployment at 8.7 percent, followed by Latimer County at 8.1 percent and Haskell County at 7.7 percent. Only four counties saw a decrease in unemployment. Cimarron County was lowest ...


  6. Chilly Mornings For The Start Of Spring In OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    We will have to take care of our sensitive plants again Saturday night as temperatures are expected to fall below freezing once again. A freeze warning is in effect from 1 a.m. until 9 a.m. Sunday.


  7. Unemployment rises in 66 of Oklahoma 77 counties in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    The unemployment rate rose in 66 of Oklahoma's 77 counties from December to January according to the Oklahoma Employment Security Commission. The county report released Friday shows the lowest unemployment rates in the state in the Panhandle and the highest in the southeast.


  8. Red Oak rolls past Leedey 63-42 to take Class B boys titleRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2016 | KAUZ

    ... Red Oak (30-2), which won its second boys basketball title, with the other coming in 2009. Since 2006, the Latimer County school has won 17 state titles, including eight in baseball, six in fast-pitch softball and one in slow-pitch softball. Hank ...


  9. Fallin calls special election for Latimer County vacancyRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | KAUZ

    Gov. Mary Fallin is calling for a special election to replace a commissioner who resigned in Latimer County in southeast Oklahoma.


  10. December unemployment down for LeFlore CountyRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Poteau Daily News & Sun

    ... state's highest unemployment rate at 8.0 percent, followed by Haskell County at 7.4 percent and McCurtain and Latimer County tying for third at 7.3 percent. Cimarron County holds the lowest unemployment rate at 1.8 percent, followed by Beaver, ...


  11. Oklahoma wildland firefighters take part in studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | KSWO

    Forester Craig Marquardt is outfitted with sensors and monitors and ready to perform a prescribed burn at Yourman Wildlife Management Area in Latimer County. Forest Ranger Roger Kimble is checked for oxygen and carbon monoxide blood levels using pulse oximetry after several hours of working in fire and smoke.


  12. KTC School Board seat openRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 |

    ... county election board in which they reside. This provides that their residence is within Zone No. 2 or at the Latimer County Election Board between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday, Dec. 7, 2015 through Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015.


  13. Law Enforcement Searching For Missing Latimer County NewbornRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Reports say 20-day-old Michael Williams was last seen in Red Oak, Oklahoma just before 4:00 October 3, 2015.