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McAlester High School seniors became graduates of the Class of 2019 on Saturday.
McAlester High School valedictorian accepted to Brown University Mcalester News Capital
Carly Mills offered advice to her fellow classmates in the form of poetry.
CATHEY: Carl Albert at McAlester High School | Opinion Mcalester News Capital
It was at McAlester High School that Carl Albert, the 46th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives — and who was twice a heartbeat away from ...
5 THINGS TO KNOW: Mattress sale to benefit McAlester High School band Mcalester News Capital
A mattress sale on Saturday will help the McAlester High School band get outfitted with new uniforms. Here is more information on the event from McAlester ...
Fabrizio awarded Black & Gold scholarship; MHS seniors receive $2.6 million total Mcalester News Capital
Anthony Fabrizio received the Black & Gold Communications Scholarship presented by the McAlester News-Capital during the McAlester High School's senior ...
Local schools react to state report cards | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Area schools saw their final grades Thursday after the Oklahoma State Department of Education released its report cards. Two local campuses — McAlester's ...
McAlester hires assistant superintendent, moves principals | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Public Schools Board of Education voted during Monday's meeting to approve the hire of Don Wise as assistant superintendent.
McAlester teacher nominated as Oklahoma Novice Teacher 20 Under 2 Mcalester News Capital
TULSA — The Teaching & Leading Initiative of Oklahoma (TLI) has honored 20 of the top novice teachers in the state in the first annual 20 Under 2 list, a.
McAlester High School student council earns national recognition Mcalester News Capital
For its exemplary record of leadership, *service*, and activities that serve to improve the school and community, the McAlester High School student council has ...
Public storm shelters at premium in Pittsburg County Mcalester News Capital
Public storm shelters are at a premium in Pittsburg County.
Top 5 announced for Student of the Year Mcalester News Capital
Patriot Auto Group and the McAlester News-Capital announce the top five finalists for the Student of the Year.
Old McAlester High School Mcalester News Capital
The Old McAlester High School building, at 200 E. Adams Avenue between Second and Third Street, is shown in this Thursday photo. Officials are working to ...
Wright takes over McAlester track | Sports | mcalesternews.com Mcalester News Capital
McAlester's track team has its third coach in three years.
HS FOOTBALL: Singleton resigns as McAlester's football coach Mcalester News Capital
The search is on for McAlester's next football coach after James Singleton emailed a resignation letter Wednesday after four seasons.
Thunder basketball court coming to McAlester's Chadick Park Mcalester News Capital
Construction is underway on an official Oklahoma City Thunder basketball court at Chadick Park — with the court set for a ribbon-cutting ceremony next week.
January student of the month: Jillian Scroggins | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Jillian Scroggins, a senior at McAlester High School, answers questions about being selected as a January Student of the Month.
Education Spotlight: Ryan Walters Mcalester News Capital
School: McAlester High School. Position or grade: Teaches 10th grade AP World History, 11th grade AP US History, 12th grade AP US Government and Politics.
MPS board approves NYCP grant contract | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
Grant money will soon help local schools provide additional education opportunities for students and teachers.
5 THINGS TO KNOW: Armed Forces Day(s) events coming to McAlester Mcalester News Capital
Armed Forces Day Committee Chairman Jeff Wolf talks about the upcoming Armed Forces Day activities in McAlester.
Former McAlester coach Bob Brumley dies at 94 | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Longtime McAlester basketball coach Bob Brumley died Wednesday at the age of 94.
The 2018 McAlester News-Capital All-Area Football Team Mcalester News Capital
MVP: Haven Barnes, Quinton, Running Back, Senior. Haven Barnes more than utilized his talents when Quinton switched from 11-man football to eight-man ...
All in the family: Adante Holiman enters high school Mcalester News Capital
Adante Holiman has some pretty good genetics. The freshman guard at Lakewood Christian is the son of 1998 McAlester graduate and Lakewood Christian ...
New Miss McAlester director excited for role | Local News Mcalester News Capital
A McAlester organization that empowers young women in the area has a new executive director.
Emergency responders hold Level 2 storm preparedness meet | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Approximately 45 emergency responders met at the Pittsburg County Office of Emergency Management early Monday to prepare for the possibility of severe ...
High school basketball: Longtime McAlester mentor Bob "Bones" Brumley dies at 94 Tulsa World
Bob “Bones” Brumley graduated from Ada High School, but he went on to coach archrival McAlester in boys basketball for 26 seasons (1951-77).
McAlester Regional Airport project nears completion Mcalester News Capital
A $4-million construction project at the McAlester Regional Airport is nearing completion.
MRHC board approves two new members | Local News Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Regional Health Center welcomed two new board members to join the seven other sitting members.
Mary Factory celebrating 100th birthday Mcalester News Capital
Mary Factory is turning 100 years old on January 17, with her family and friends planning a birthday celebration in Oklahoma City to recognize the local woman's ...
BOYS BASKETBALL: McAlester to compete at Edison for regionals Mcalester News Capital
McAlester has learned its regional destination. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the regional bracket for Class 5A on Thursday.
New McAlester volleyball coach 'eager' to get started Mcalester News Capital
Laurie Smith is going to have a busy summer. Smith is coming to McAlester from Levelland, Texas, after being hired April 13 to be the next head volleyball coach ...
Coast Guard honors start Armed Forces Day events Mcalester News Capital
Honoring the U.S. Coast Guard during the Armed Forces Day Luncheon held Friday at the McAlester Army Ammunition Plant served to kick-off the city's annual ...
Downtown flyover set to kick-off Armed Forces Day Parade Mcalester News Capital
A flyover downtown McAlester by vintage military aircraft is set to kick off the annual Armed Forces Day Parade in McAlester on Saturday, May 4.
MPS board approves bond elections for tech, buses Mcalester News Capital
Superintendent Randy Hughes wants more technology and buses for McAlester Public Schools students — and he hopes taxpayers agree to help.
Allfords enjoy being Junior Sunbelt Classic host family Mcalester News Capital
Like many in and around McAlester, the Allford children never look forward to the end of the Junior Sunbelt Classic.
Project launched to acquire the J.J. McAlester home Mcalester News Capital
A project is being launched for those who want to partner with the McAlester Old Town Association in acquiring the historic J.J. McAlester home — the residence ...
Local OHP trooper 'overwhelmed' with response to children's rescue Mcalester News Capital
Local Oklahoma Highway Patrol Trooper Cody Enloe is receiving statewide and national attention following his Valentine's Day rescue of three children pinned ...
City OKs $1.6 million request from McAlester Public Schools Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Public Schools stands to gain approximately $1.6 million — with a couple of adjoining school districts likely gaining much smaller amounts.
Price hired as MPS band director for 2018-19 school year Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Public Schools Board of Education voted to hire Mark Price, of McAlester, as the certified band director for the 2018-19 school year.
Luncheon, 5K run, parade, fly-in set for Armed Forces Day Mcalester News Capital
Armed Forces Day activities are spread out over two days in May, with events including a luncheon, a 5K run, a parade and fly-in to celebrate the nation's military ...
Dr. Lucy Smith remembered as giant in education, MPS advocate Mcalester News Capital
Friends of Dr. Lucy Smith remember her as a giant in education — a fierce advocate of McAlester Public Schools with a warm smile coupled with a love for her.
GIRLS PLAYOFF ROUNDUP: Red Oak eliminated by Lomega in state quarterfinals Mcalester News Capital
OKLAHOMA CITY — Red Oak fell behind early on a 7-0 run and never recovered.
MPS teacher faces multiple charges | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
A McAlester Public Schools teacher faces multiple charges after allegedly having control of a vehicle with a .32 blood alcohol level and slipping handcuffs before ...
Mayor ready to try again on Streetscape funding Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Mayor John Browne is prepared to try again when it comes to funding the entire first phase of the Streetscape Project.
MPS teachers excited after Ron Clark Academy | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Fire-breathing dragons, gloves bestowing super abilities, and video game power-ups don't usually come to mind when thinking about classrooms.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Class 2A District brackets revealed | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
Savanna, Canadian and Talihina are all regional bound.
Oklahoma civil rights activist speaks at McAlester festival KOKI FOX 23
Ayanna Najuma, a civil rights activist spoke at McAlester High School's Afro Student Union's Soul Food Festival in McAlester. In August 1958, Najuma ...
CATHEY: 75th anniversary “Oklahoma!”, McAlester's Very Own Curly Mcalester News Capital
On March 31, 1943, Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein's “Oklahoma!” opened on Broadway and though McAlester's own Ridge Bond was not an original ...
GIRLS BASKETBALL POLL: Lady Buffs, Lady Miners, inch up a spot Mcalester News Capital
McAlester and Hartshorne are climbing the ladder. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association ranked the Lady Buffaloes (5-3) No. 16 in Class 5A ...
Storm shelter registration open to residents | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Pittsburg County residents are encouraged to make emergency response services aware of the location of personal severe weather shelters.
Renovation project begins at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium Mcalester News Capital
Work has started on the renovation project at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium on Second Street, just across from the old McAlester High School building.
Storm delays opening of SBA Disaster Relief Center Mcalester News Capital
Alice Fink arrived at the Haileyville Civic Center on Tuesday ready to learn if she is qualified for federal disaster assistance in connection with the tornado that ...
MHS graduates 189 students; former Gov. Nigh gives 69th commencement speech Mcalester News Capital
Anticipation filled the air as hundreds of proud parents, grandparents, family, friends and teachers gathered on Friday night to see 189 McAlester High School ...
SLOW-PITCH: Pitt 8 Festival schedule released | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
The 2019 Pitt 8 Conference Slow-Pitch Festival is slated for April 1 and 2.
Hughes named District 18 Superintendent of the Year | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Public Schools Superintendent Randy Hughes has been selected as the 2018 Oklahoma Association of School Administrators District 18 ...
McAlester High School announces the 2017 vals and sal Mcalester News Capital
McAlester High School has announced its co-valedictorians and salutatorian for the 2017 school year.
ODOT presents options for dangerous highway intersection Mcalester News Capital
Oklahoma Department of Transportation personnel came to McAlester on Thursday night to get public input in regard to a dangerous intersection along U.S. ...
Jade, Doreen Oldham: Italian Fest Re and Regina Mcalester News Capital
Like many McAlester residents, Doreen Oldham grew up with the Italian Festival.
No injuries in fuel truck explosion at Oklahoma prison Mcalester News Capital
STRINGTOWN -- A privately owned tanker truck delivering gasoline to Mack Alford Correctional Center exploded at a fueling station Friday on the ...
McAlester's Steven Taylor appointed to Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education Mcalester News Capital
Retired Oklahoma Chief Supreme Court Justice Steven W. Taylor, of McAlester, first worked with Gov. Kevin Stitt in November after he asked Taylor to join the ...
MPS Teacher of the Year award to be announced Monday Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Public Schools will announce the 2018 MPS Teacher of the Year award winner during the “Celebration of Teaching” ceremony beginning at 9 a.m. on ...
Briggs Printing celebrates Golden anniversary | Opinion Mcalester News Capital
At 16 years old, Leonard Briggs was trained by Fred Rogers at Commercial Printing Co. located on North Main in McAlester. He married Christine Kirkland in ...
McAlester native gets up-close for Locomotive 4141 | Local News Mcalester News Capital
A McAlester native got a close-up view as the Union Pacific locomotive dubbed 4141 carried the remains of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush from ...
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Hartshorne hangs on to return to state Mcalester News Capital
SHAWNEE — A late lead slipped away before Hartshorne hung on to punch its ticket back to the state tournament.
Winter weather advisories and warnings issued for area Mcalester News Capital
Meteorologists are keeping tabs of a weather system moving in from the Southwest that could bring winter weather to the area through Friday.
Hearing continued in fatal hit-and-run case Mcalester News Capital
A preliminary hearing for the alleged driver of a van that struck and killed a Texas man in November was continued until May.
4-H Impressive Dress Contests | Columns Mcalester News Capital
Pittsburg County 4-H is the largest 4-H program in Oklahoma. Due to that fact, where most counties hold one 4-H Impressive Dress, contest our county has two.
McAlester cheer competes at 5A state competition Mcalester News Capital
McAlester High School's cheerleading team competed for the Class 5A state title on Sept. 23.
McAlester takes fifth in mock trial state competition Mcalester News Capital
McAlester High School's mock trial team took fifth place in the 2018 Oklahoma High School Mock Trial competition. McAlester was one of eight teams from ...
Alleged fatal hit-and-run driver in custody Mcalester News Capital
A McAlester woman identified by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol as the driver of a van that fatally struck a Texas man on Nov. 20 is in the custody of the.
Sounding of the court docket includes kidnapping, assault cases Mcalester News Capital
The sounding of the March Jury Trial Docket is scheduled for 9 a.m. Feb. 22 at the Pittsburg County Courthouse. A sounding is a court proceeding where a judge ...
Devin Sizemore found guilty | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
Pittsburg County jurors deliberated for more than five hours Thursday before finding Devin Sizemore, 23, of Krebs, guilty of first-degree murder in the death of his ...
MPS displays classroom technology at 2017 Tech Expo | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
Students showed off their technical skills at The Big Buff Theory. McAlester Public Schools hosted the 2017 Tech Expo on Thursday night at the Southeast Expo ...
News-Capital journalists win 7 AP awards | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Journalists with the McAlester-News Capital have won seven awards in the Oklahoma Associated Press News Executives competition for work done in 2018.
2019 Miss McAlester, teen pageants Saturday, June 23 | Local News Mcalester News Capital
The 2019 Miss McAlester contest is scheduled for 7 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2018 at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium.
PITT 8 GIRLS TOURNAMENT DAY FIVE: Owen 3-pointer gives Crowder championship Mcalester News Capital
Judah Owen's shot was the shot that broke the trend. Savanna or Kiowa had won the Pitt 8 Conference Tournament every year since 2007. No other team had ...
David Steidley retires as MHS band director after 19 years Mcalester News Capital
McAlester High School Band Director David Steidley recently announced his retirement as the school's band director after 19 years.
McAlester grad completes basic training, fire certification Mcalester News Capital
Taylor Gunion is ready to fight fires. The McAlester High School graduate is a certified firefighter and recently graduated basic training in the Air Force in a ...
McAlester announces 2017 Hall of Fame inductees | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
McAlester is bringing in another stellar Hall of Fame class.
The day The Beach Boys rocked MHS | Local News Mcalester News Capital
When McAlester High School students were suddenly summoned to an unexpected assembly at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium one morning in April 1969, ...
McAlester High School | | mcalesternews.com Mcalester News Capital
Guy Herrington, 61, of Krebs, died on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at a local nursing center. Arrangements are pending with Bishop Funeral *Service* and Crematory ...
Parents to remember children in ceremony | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Locals will soon gather to remember and honor their lost children.
McAlester graduates look toward the future | Local News Mcalester News Capital
We made it!” was a theme addressed by speakers of the McAlester High School Class of 2014 to the 179 seniors at Friday evening commencement exercises ...
Eastern leases greenhouses, prepares for CBD course | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
WILBURTON — Kaben Smallwood runs his finger to smooth a line in a plant bed before positioning each hemp seed in an exact spot along the path.
June pursuit suspect sentenced to prison Mcalester News Capital
A man who led officers on a high-speed pursuit in and around Haileyville and Dow in June was sentenced to a prison term after agreeing to a plea deal.
Remembering Frink-Chambers teacher Julia Woods | Gallery Mcalester News Capital
Community members are mourning the loss of longtime kindergarten teacher Julia Woods.
Families, volunteers make Junior Sunbelt possible Mcalester News Capital
There cannot be a Junior Sunbelt Classic without host families and volunteers.
Photo gallery: Wagoner's scrimmage with McAlester on Aug. 17 Tulsa World
Wagoner and McAlester held a high school football scrimmage on the new turf at Odom Field Friday night, Aug. 17.
County road, bridge projects moving forward | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Some Pittsburg County road and bridge projects are moving forward — even though it may be 2020 when the construction on some projects gets underway.
DA candidates clash at election forum | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Candidates for the District 18 district attorney's office clashed on several issues during the election forum held on Eastern Oklahoma State College's McAlester ...
Spring football underway for McAlester Mcalester News Capital
Monday was back to business for McAlester football.
Mini All Star Pom squad wins state championship title Mcalester News Capital
The McAlester All Star Pom squad took the championship title at the Oklahoma State Dance Team Directors Association competition in December.
McAlester Country Club promotions, events in full swing Mcalester News Capital
The McAlester Country Club has a full slate of activities as winter fades and spring brings better weather.
Roi Nelson retires after 43 years in banking | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Carlton Bass, Chairman of the Board of First National Bank, announced that Roi Nelson has retired from banking.
McAlester announces 2016 Hall of Fame inductees; Kim Thomas first woman selected Mcalester News Capital
McAlester will have six new plaques in its Hall of Fame this year.
S. Arch Thompson Auditorium Mcalester News Capital
Work begins on the renovation project at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium on Second Street, just across from the old McAlester High School building.
2018 Miss McAlester, teen pageants Saturday June 24 Mcalester News Capital
The 2018 Miss McAlester and Miss McAlester's Outstanding Teen Pageants will be held Saturday, June 24, at 7 p.m. at S. Arch Thompson Auditorium in ...
September plea deals send two to prison Mcalester News Capital
Two McAlester men were sentenced to prison after accepting plea deals in the month of September.
First National Bank announces new board member | Local News Mcalester News Capital
Carlton Bass, Chairman of the Board of Directors of First National Bank & Trust Co. of McAlester would like to announce the addition of Fred W. Ettner to their ...
MEGA competes at Aim High Academy Dream Meet Mcalester News Capital
McAlester Elite Gymnastics Academy (M.E.G.A.) competed along with 700 other gymnasts at The Dream Meet during the MLK Jr. Weekend in Tulsa. Aim High ...
Buffs AD says goodbye | Local Sports Mcalester News Capital
With the conclusion of Saturday's Class 5A tennis tournament and track meet, McAlester's 2013-14 sports year came to a close. It also marked the final year for ...
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