A family managed to get out of this home at 805 North Walnut uninjured Tuesday night Sallisaw family escapes fire when a fire started in the garage and started moving to the rest of the house.

A Sallisaw family managed to escape injury Tuesday night when a fire broke out in the garage area of their rented home at 805 North Walnut, according to Sallisaw Fire Chief Anthony Armstrong.

Ro Poindexter, president of the Guardian Angels Adoption and Pet Center in Sallisaw gives a treat to one of the pups being housed at the Sallisaw Animal Care Facility Wednesday.

In addition to their regular items of business on the agenda Tuesday night, the Roland Board of trustees approved promoting two police officers to supervise their shifts while on duty with changes


Todd Davis

July 28, 1960 – Feb. 8, 2018


Ruby Helen Nutt Crawford

March 30, 1937 – Feb. 13, 2018


Norma McFarland

May 16, 1944 – Feb. 13, 2018


Columns & Opinions

I was a co-author this year of House Resolution 1022, recognizing Rose Day at the state Capitol.

Big thank you

Dear Editor:

At a meeting of the Sallisaw City Council this week there was much discussion about the location of a proposed splash pad.


Glenda and Mackie Newman then.

Mackie and Glenda Newman of Muldrow will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 3. They were married on Feb. 3, 1968, in Muldrow.

Niah Pettit

Kate and Alan Pettit of Marble City would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Niah Vanessa Pettit.

Lorene Ralph

A surprise birthday party was given for Lorene Ralph of Sallisaw, formerly of Vian, on Dec.

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