Ada — The Ada High cheerleaders hold their hands aloft during a first-half kickoff at Harrah Thursday night.
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Autopsy: Inmate died of overdose
The Oklahoma State Medical Examiner’s Office has ruled the November death of a Pontotoc County Justice Center inmate a drug overdose.
Thomsen: State would benefit from film crew revenues
A state senator and representative were guests in Ada at a Chamber of Commerce legislative luncheon at the Pontotoc Technology Center Friday.
Portrait of ‘Chickasaw Gem’ graces state Capitol
When the black linen was removed, Bill Scott drew a deep breath, his eyes filled with tears and a smile crossed his lips.
Forecasters run social media ‘tornado drill’
Melody Holeman has no TV and lives in such a rural part of the Oklahoma Panhandle that she can’t even pick up a signal on the weather radio that the Red Cross gave her.
Lexington-Purcell bridge to be closed indefinitely
Oklahoma transportation officials said Monday that repair work on a closed bridge that connects Purcell and Lexington will take longer than expected and the bridge will remain closed indefinitely.
March 12, 2014
- "Beauty and the Beast" rescheduled
Ingenuity keeps Cowboys in ‘Race’
Ranch work is equal parts animal care, land management and jack-of-all-trades Western engineering.
That experience came in handy for the McCoy brothers during the third episode of Season 24 of “The Amazing Race,” the CBS-TV reality series. The brothers put t
3/8/2014 Pontotoc County warrants, arrests
County warrants and arrests
Ada firefighter Danny Manuel wants to be the top Ninja warrior on NBC’s popular American Ninja Warrior television show.
He is anxiously awaiting word on whether he has been selected as one of the contestants for this year’s show.
He went through this same process last year but was never contacted.
Just like Charlie Brown on the mound in a rainstorm, Manuel keeps training and hoping for the best, even when nobody’s watching.
In the meantime, Manuel, who turns 40 this month, is preparing as if he’ll get the call for what promises to be another strenuous competition in 2014.
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