The Sallisaw Board of Commissioners voted Monday night to settle a lawsuit filed by a former city employee.

For several months, leading up to Nov. 10, the Sallisaw City Commission had placed an executive session on the agendas to consider the employment of Sallisaw City Manager Clayton Lucas II.

For the weeks of Christmas and New Year’s only, residents of Gore (customers of Gore Public Works Authority) who normally have trash picked up on Wednesdays, will have the trash picked up on Thursd


MUSKOGEE — The 2017 Hilldale High Invitational boy’s basketball championship game had quite the matchup.

MUSKOGEE — Getting to the title game of the Hilldale High Invitational was a fun ride for the Roland High girl’s basketball team.

The title game was not so fun.

With the game tied and just over three minutes left to go, Central High freshmen basketball player Courtney Lee took matters into her own hands.



Lewis Paul Foitek

Dec. 10, 2017


Josie Jean Sargent

June 14, 1932 – Dec. 9, 2017


Floyd Nelson Benge

Nov. 18, 1958 – Dec. 6, 2017


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FOR SALE: Land in Southern Utah, situated in the middle of pristine country and at least two national monuments with more to come.

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Dear Editor:

Now that the dust has settled, it appears I was right; we didn't need to raise taxes as the governor and others insisted.


The Sallisaw Class of 1967 held their reunion on Oct. 14 at the Sallisaw High School cafeteria. The reunion was well attended by the classmates.

Shane Whitekiller and Stephanie Lock

Stephanie Lock of Lakin, Kan., and Shane Whitekiller of El Dorado, Kan., would like to announce their engagement and approaching wedding.

Charles and Jenny Kolp are celebrating 60 years together. They were married on Nov. 16, 1957, in Durant.

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