McALESTER — You have until sunset to see the Transit of Venus.
If you miss it here's a link www.sunaeon.com/venustransit/
Dave and Yvette Martin are named the 43rd Annual Italian Festival Re and Regina May 18 at the Southeast Expo Center.
Yvette and Dave Martin are well-known to many in the McAlester area — and come Saturday, they’ll have another title to add to their roster.
They’re the new re and regina for the 43rd Annual Italian Festival.
It’s almost time to hit the trail — but there’s still time to cowboy and cowgirl-up and help out a horse-related organization known for its charitable work.
A benefit trail ride and lunch on behalf of the Therapeutic Equestrian Association of McAlester — also known as TEAM — is set to begin at 9 a.m. Saturday. The trail ride will be held at the James Collins Wildlife Management Area, which includes parts of Pittsburg and Latimer counties, northeast of Krebs.
Plans are moving forward for this weekend’s Italian Festival — featuring a number of activities, along with food, arts, crafts, entertainment and the return of some popular favorites.
The city of McAlester’s propostion designed to gain financing for $12 million in street projects passed by an overwhelming margin Tuesday night.
Students at Jefferson Early Childhood Center celebrate the last day of school Thursday.
A clemency hearing has been scheduled for a death row inmate who is scheduled for a June 18 execution.
Pictured from left, Jackie Brannon Correctional Center Warden Emma Watts and JBCC Officer Timothy Gilbert, are shown as he receives Officer of the Month recognition for May
A McAlester man was recently accused of raping a 17-year-old girl.