• Drowning victim recovered in Lake Murray

    From Staff Reports | Updated: Sat, Aug 22, 2015

    The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported a Texas man drowned in Lake Murray Friday after becoming separated from his diving gear.

  • Co-op with Southeast saves Santa Fe South football program

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT | Published: Mon, Aug 10, 2015

    Angel Hernandez was scared when he heard the announcement last spring that the Santa Fe South football program was being disbanded. He wasn’t afraid of life without football, though the thought of it was a sad one. He was afraid of what he might do with all of his new-found free time — perhaps the type of unsavory things football had helped pull him away from. “Football is what helped me fix my grades and get on track with everything else,” said Hernandez, a junior at Santa Fe South. “I was pretty bad, but football saved me from that. When they told us football was being canceled, I didn’t know what I was gonna do. I was afraid I would go back to what I used to be doing, and that was a bad thing.

  • 'Something's off' with Hugo's water, residents and state say

    BY ANDREW KNITTLE Staff Writer aknittle@oklahoman.com | Published: Sun, Aug 9, 2015

    Erin Brockovich takes up Oklahoma community's cause as photo of murky bathwater raises attention.

  • Ex-school superintendent in Oklahoma pleads guilty to stealing from handicapped man

    By Sheila Stogsdill, For The Oklahoman | Updated: Wed, May 27, 2015

    Donna Ann Cupp, 60, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, entered the plea in Delaware County District Court and was ordered to pay $11,500 in restitution.

  • Investigators look into deaths of twin baby girls in Seminole County

    By Jonathan Sutton, Staff Writer | Updated: Tue, May 19, 2015

    Ten-month-old girls were found dead Monday inside a Seminole County home, District Attorney Chris Ross said.

  • Cameron man dies in Le Flore County wreck

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: Fri, Apr 17, 2015

    A Cameron man was killed Friday morning in Le Flore County when another vehicle crossed into his lane of traffic, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported.