Pittsburg County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pittsburg County, OK. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 98 in Pittsburg County, OK

  1. Inmate sues penal system over his 91-hour erectionRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2017 | New York Post

    Aptly named Dustin Lance says in a seminal $5 million lawsuit that prison officials refused to provide him medical treatment for his painful 91-hour erection. Lance, 32, claimed he suffered permanent injury from his marathon uprising in December 2016 after staff at the Pittsburg County jail ignored his pleas for medical care and instead made fun of him, Tulsa World reported.

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  2. State audit reveals suspected embezzlement of more than $1.7 million in HartshorneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... audit was done in response to an initiative petition request submitted by residents of Hartshorne, a tiny Pittsburg County city of about 2,000 people located about 15 miles east of McAlester, Jones said. Jones said it appeared that gambling issues ...

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  3. A man is suing after he says jail employees failed to get him treatment for a 91-hour erection.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... filed a lawsuit because of the lack of treatment - and alleged permanent damage that followed - citing Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris, three county sheriff's deputies, a nurse, the Pittsburg County Board of County Commissioners and 10 other ...

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  4. Prisoner who had 91-hour erection mocked by jail workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Metro UK News

    A prisoner was allegedly mocked and denied access to medical treatment by jail workers during an erection that lasted for 91 hours. Dustin Lance is suing officials in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, over the incident in December 2016 which he claims left him with permanent injuries.

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  5. Pittsburg County Deputy Hydroplanes, Crashes Into TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A Pittsburg County Deputy is recovering after a crash in which the sheriff's office said he hydroplaned on the way to a call. The sheriff here said that he's grateful his deputy survived the accident that left him with broken bones, but not a life-threatening injury.

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  6. Pittsburg County deputy suffers broken leg, arm in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Fox 23

    ... us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. The Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office confirmed a deputy was injured in a crash Sunday morning near Crowder while responding to a call.

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  7. Pittsburg County Deputy Hurt In Early Morning CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Morris says Reasnor was driving through heavy rain on Highway 69 near Crowder when the deputy's patrol pickup truck hydroplaned, went off the road and hit a tree. The sheriff says the point of impact was on the driver's side.

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  8. Local/National Faith BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Marshall Independent

    Contractor Tim Mitchell requested to place the religious statue outside the Pittsburg County Courthouse during a meeting on Monday of county commissioners, the McAlester News-Capital reported. He also told commissioners he would fund the statue's construction.

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  9. Oklahoma man seeks to construct Ten Commandments statue -Read the original story

    Oct 11, 2017 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Contractor Tim Mitchell requested to place the religious statue outside the Pittsburg County Courthouse during a meeting on Monday of county commissioners, the McAlester News-Capital reported. He also told commissioners he would fund the statue's construction.

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  10. Oklahoma man says he was "told by God" to construct Ten Commandments monumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    The McAlester News-Capital reports that contractor Tim Mitchell requested to place the religious statue outside the Pittsburg County Courthouse at a meeting on Monday. He also told commissioners that he would fund the statue's construction.

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  11. Oklahoma man seeks to construct Ten Commandments statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Fox 23

    ... News-Capital reports that contractor Tim Mitchell requested to place the religious statue outside the Pittsburg County Courthouse at a meeting on Monday. He also told commissioners that he would fund the statue's construction. But District Attorney ...

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  12. Father and Son arrested in robbery, kidnapping caseRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2017 | 4029TV.com

    ... POLICE TELL US THE VICTIM DID McAlester police say a father and son were set to be arraigned today in Pittsburg County Court after an arrest in Wilburton, Oklahoma. Police say the two are accused of kidnapping a man from a Walmart in McAlester ...

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  13. 3 Arrested After Drugs Found In Pittsburg County Home With Child InsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    According to a news release, the Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office and the District 18 Narcotics Task Force served a search warrant at a home in the 300 block of West Monroe on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017. Deputies said they found marijuana, drug paraphernalia and receipts showing the marijuana was purchased in Colorado.

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  14. Two people killed in wrecks involving off-road vehicles on Oklahoma roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    About 1:30 Sunday, Bosquez was driving a recreational off-highway vehicle on a Pittsburg County road, about 16 miles south of Hartshorne. The ROV hit a bump in the road, causing it to leave the road and roll.

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  15. Oil association sues government over endangered beetleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... two conservation banks in Oklahoma: the American Burying Beetle Conservation Bank on 1,600 acres of Pittsburg County; and Muddy Boggy Conservation Bank on 2,700 acres near the border of Coal, Hughes and Pontotoc counties. Adam Wilmoth returned to ...

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  16. Tweets from Oklahomans helping with Hurricane Harvey reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Floodwaters fill the road running through the Lakes On Eldridge North subdivision in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Harvey on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, in Houston. Here's what they're sharing on Twitter, starting with posts from earlier this week when groups started deploying to Texas: Proud of Pittsburg County Emergency Management as they head to Texas to help with the Hurricane Harvey response.

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  17. Longtime OK Chief Requests Hearing after FiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | FireHouse.com

    ... recently dismissed as the city's civil defense or emergency management director. The city has now hired Pittsburg County Office of Emergency Management Director Kevin Enloe to serve as Hartshorne's new director of emergency management. While Mass ...

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  18. Pedestrian struck and killed on Indian Nation Turnpike FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    A man lying in the roadway on the Indian Nation Turnpike in Pittsburg County was struck by a sport utility vehicle and killed Friday, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports. Jacob Dean Reece, 22, of Jay, was dead at the scene about 12:30 a.m. at mile marker 44 in the southbound lanes about 6 miles north of Daisy, the patrol reports.

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  19. Man Struck, Killed Walking On Indian Nations Turnpike South Of McAlesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | News9 Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a 22-year-old Jay man is dead after he was struck while walking on the Indian Nations Turnpike in Pittsburg County early Friday. The OHP says Reece was walking in the southbound lane of the turnpike when he was struck by a 2016 Dodge SUV, driven by Lisa Parker, 48, of Bogata, Texas.

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  20. Oklahoma National Guard Soldiers Save Residents In Ukraine Apartment FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... dodged people running out and ran straight to the third floor. In his hometown of Crowder, Oklahoma, in Pittsburg County, Deese is a volunteer firefighter, so he knew they had to move quickly and get people out. "We just started knocking on doors, ...

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