Two South Carolina men were arrested Thursday hauling the 221 pounds of marijuana above.

A traffic stop on Interstate 40 Thursday morning by a Sequoyah County deputy resulted in the arrest of two South Carolina men and the confiscation of 221 pounds of high-grade marijuana.

Brothers and Sisters, friends and neighbors, family and associates:

Construction work is ongoing with structure repair on the bridge over Moffett just before the Arkansas state line.


Shelby R. Richardson

July 25, 1925 – March 15, 2018


Nellie Sue Barger

June 8, 1940 – March 14, 2018


Jack L. Phillips

Jan. 16, 1944 – March 14, 2018


Columns & Opinions

I was stopped by a constituent recently who told me to tell the Legislature to stop trying to raise his taxes and instead get rid of government waste.

In support of teachers

Dear Editor:

Sequoyah County Residents:

Developed in 2016, the Grand River Dam Authority’s “5E’s of Excellence” mission was centered around the five key areas that the organization’s workforce of 500-plus Oklahomans focus on every day.


The children of Wendell and Verna Norrid of Sallisaw are hosting an anniversary celebration for their parents from 2 to 4 p.m. March 11 at the home of Mr. and Mrs.

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.

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