Mcalester, OKMcAlester News

Street signs up for Herbert McIntosh Jr. Street

Police officers who worked alongside the late Herbert McIntosh Jr. are thrilled that a McAlester street has been renamed in his honor. The stretch of South Fourteenth Street between Wade Watts Avenue and Carl Albert Parkway is now officially South Herbert McIntosh Jr. Street. It runs for several blocks adjacent to the former L'Ouverture gymnasium and McAlester's Michael J. Hunter Memorial Park.
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Eufaula (OK) Weather Channel

Eufaula is in for a sunny Monday — jump on it!

(EUFAULA, OK) The forecast is calling for sun today in Eufaula. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: Especially in the era of COVID-19 restrictions, a novel way to safely engage in the beloved pastime of a shared meal can be hard to find. Why not get creative and meet a friend somewhere pretty with a basketful of snacks and a blanket? Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes.
Kiowa, OKMcAlester News

mmm...That's Tasty Episode 2: Nichols' Cafe

Check out the McAlester News-Capital's second episode of "mmm...That's Tasty," where we feature Nichols' cafe in Kiowa, Oklahoma. See why this mom-and-pop diner's southern home cooking is a local favorite.
Mcalester, OKMcAlester News

HS BASEBALL: McAlester tabs Justin Mullins to lead baseball program

McAlester Public Schools named Justin Mullins as new leader of its baseball program. Athletic Director John Homer said administration is looking forward to Mullins’ tenure as the assistant athletic director begins a new chapter at the helm of the program. “We’re excited about it,” Homer said. “He’s been here with...
Mcalester, OKMcAlester News

P.A.W.S.: The all-day buffet is now closed

Your cat will know you are in charge of the food if you set her food out twice a day for about 20 minutes each time and then get rid of whatever is left in the bowl. This discourages her from making food another control issue which can make her eat too much or just ignore the food altogether to let you know she’s in charge. If you are the one in charge it makes it easier to change her diet or give her a regulated diet.