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McCurtain County battles third blaze this week

The blaze burned along a stretch of U.S. 98 near Wright City. While much of the fire was along the side of the highway, several homes were threatened, and single-engine air tankers flew in to dump water on the blaze. A house fire this morning in Redwater destroyed the home...
TEXARKANA, AR
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Win Tickets to see Gary Allan at Taloa Music Festival Grant, OK

Time for a road trip to Grant, Oklahoma for the first-ever Taloa Music Festival on Saturday, October 8, at Choctaw Casino and Resort. The outdoor festival will feature some of the best newcomers in country music including a performance from country icon Gary Allan. Allan has produced more than 26 singles in his career including chart-toppers "Nothing On But The Radio," "Watching Airplanes," "Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain)," "Her Man," and countless others.
GRANT, OK
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Wildfire burns along US 98 north of Wright City, Okla.

McCURTAIN COUNTY, Okla. (KSLA) — Yet another wildfire is burning in McCurtain County, Okla. Multiple agencies are working a grass fire along U.S. 98 north of the town of Wright City, Okla., Ringold Fire Chief Jesse Phipps told KSLA News 12 on the afternoon of Wednesday, Sept. 28. Some...
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Jurors watch interrogation videos after arrest of Taylor Parker

NEW BOSTON, Texas – As the Taylor Parker fetal abduction and murder trial continued Wednesday, jurors watched videos taken after her arrest that prosecutors said showed disparity in her stories. A Texas Ranger who conducted those interviews, a doctor who treated the victim and a DNA expert took the...
BOWIE COUNTY, TX
Hugo Daily News

Idabel Warriors dominate Hugo in 35-7 win

Hugo News Sports With just under eight minutes to go in the first half of Hugo’s game against Idabel, the buzzer that generally signals the end of each quarter blared through the Warriors’ stadium. There was a split second of mass confusion. Hugo’s defense stopped dead in its tracks, looking at the referees for guidance. A few members of Idabel’s offense seemed equally confused, but not the…
HUGO, OK
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Oklahoma Forestry Services battle wildfires

BROKEN BOW, Okla. (KXII) - The Oklahoma Forestry Services crews are working 19 active wildfires across east-central and southeastern Oklahoma. OFS said the Blue Hole Fire, in McCurtain County, is located 3 1/2 miles northeast of Broken Bow. It is estimated at around 650 acres exhibiting extreme fire behavior or challenging fire suppression conditions in heavy timber and pine plantations.
BROKEN BOW, OK
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Parker jury hears from McCurtain County Medical Hospital staff

Day nine of the Taylor Parker murder trial brought testimony from the staff at McCurtain County Medical Hospital. The testimony was interspersed with photos of the bruises and blood on Parker’s hands when she was examined following her traffic stop the morning of the murder of Reagan Hancock. The medical staff were able to determine that Parker hadn’t just given birth on her way to the hospital.
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Hochatown incorporation vote set for general election

HOCHATOWN – About 300 southeastern Oklahoma residents will go the polls here Nov. 8 to decide whether or not to incorporate the tiny community of Hochatown. The election was set after the McCurtain County Board of Commissioners voted in August to approve a petition asking for the vote. The commission’s decision came about five months after residents of Hochatown filed their paperwork seeking the vote.
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Burn ban in effect for McCurtain county

A burn ban is in effect for McCurtain county, Oklahoma. This means that outdoor burning is prohibited until significant rain comes to the area. The Drought Monitor from last Thursday indicated severe drought across southeast Oklahoma. That and the lack of rainfall for several days has increased the fire danger.
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2nd wildfire in as many days contained in McCurtain County, Okla.

McCURTAIN COUNTY, Okla. (KSLA) — Authorities evacuated everyone living on Spencer Road at Joe Hough Road as a wildfire burned into the night Monday, Sept. 26 in McCurtain County, Okla. The sheriff in McCurtain County said Monday night the first was contained around 9:15 p.m. This happened just northeast...
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Oklahoma wreck leaves woman, child dead

The crash occurred Friday afternoon on US-271 in Grant, Oklahoma, when a vehicle driven by 33-year-old Rekia Johnson failed to yield and pulled out in front of the semi driven by 35-year-old John King. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol pronounced Johnson and a 4-year-old child dead at the scene. Another 4-year-old...
GRANT, OK

2 Killed In Choctaw County Crash

Two people including a 4-year-old girl are dead following a crash involving a semi in southern Choctaw County on Thursday afternoon, according to Oklahoma Highway Patrol (OHP) Troopers. Troopers say Rekia Johnson was turning onto Highway 271 from a county road in the town of Grant when she pulled out...
CHOCTAW COUNTY, OK
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Big Top, big cats coming to Fletcher Oct. 2

FLETCHER – The Big Top and all of its performers are coming to Fletcher Oct. 2 for two sensational shows that are bound to capture the interest of children and adults alike. The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, which is based in Hugo, Oklahoma, will raise the performing tent at 9 a.m. and deliver death-defying acts at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. for area residents to enjoy.
FLETCHER, OK
Hugo Daily News

Buffaloes focus on chance to beat Idabel... again

Hugo News Sports The Buffaloes are headed into district play this week, and they’re starting with one of the biggest games of the season. Hugo is traveling to Idabel to take on the rival Warriors in a game that head coach Krystopher Gross believes has district championship implications. Gross and his coaching staff attended Idabel’s (WIN/LOSS) (TO/OVER) Ashdown last Friday night to get a look…
HUGO, OK

Have You Seen The Huge Hotel Hochatown Rental Cabin In Broken Bow?

We work hard all day to earn a paycheck and at the same time rack up some PTO time. When it comes to burning that PTO time, you need to head north on Hwy. 259 to Broken Bow, Oklahoma, and book a stay at 'The Hotel Hochatown'. Now even if you can't manage to use a full week of PTO time, but can only take a few days, like a long three or four-day weekend, from the looks of 'The Hotel Hochatown', this place is worth it and it could quite possibly have you extending that three or four day weekend to a full week or longer!
BROKEN BOW, OK
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Willie's Always On My Mind!

Willie’s ALWAYS ON MY MIND Cabin in Broken Bow, OK is a Family Fun DREAM! It’s PERFECT for that multi-family vacation. Located peacefully at the end of a cul-de-sac and nestled on 1 acre in the towering pines of Ouachita National Forest, close to Beavers Bend State Park and Broken Bow Lake, Willie’s Always On My Mind is a spectacular private cabin offering an unforgettable family getaway with activities for the whole family! Bring your loved ones and enjoy all that Broken Bow and Hochatown have to offer while we provide the hot tub, fire pit, tetherball, carpetball, play tee pee fort, hammock, arcade room, and playset for the kids. This incredible 2,788 square foot cabin is a one-of-a-kind retreat, customized for that perfected down-home country feel with a great industrial style ambiance perfect for country music fans young and young at heart!
BROKEN BOW, OK
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Jurors watch interrogation videos after arrest of Taylor Parker

NEW BOSTON, Texas – As the Taylor Parker fetal abduction and murder trial continued Wednesday, jurors watched videos taken after her arrest that prosecutors said showed disparity in her stories. A Texas Ranger who conducted those interviews, a doctor who treated the victim and a DNA expert took the...
BOWIE COUNTY, TX

Have You Seen The Huge Hotel Hochatown Rental Cabin In Broken Bow?

We work hard all day to earn a paycheck and at the same time rack up some PTO time. When it comes to burning that PTO time, you need to head north on Hwy. 259 to Broken Bow, Oklahoma, and book a stay at 'The Hotel Hochatown'. Now even if you can't manage to use a full week of PTO time, but can only take a few days, like a long three or four-day weekend, from the looks of 'The Hotel Hochatown', this place is worth it and it could quite possibly have you extending that three or four day weekend to a full week or longer!
BROKEN BOW, OK
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