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Landyn Owens scored 19 points and the No. 15 Ada eased past Blanchard 47-34 in a Class 4A District title matchup Saturday night inside the Cougar Activity Center.

HARTSHORNE — Calvin star Hannah Harris and her Lady Bulldog teammates appear to have the Tupelo Lady Tigers down and out midway through the third quarter of their Class B Regional Tournament elimination game Friday night inside the Hartshorne Event Center.

MOSS – Patch Hamilton and Trevor Martin each registered a double-double Thursday night, while Mike McDonald also scored in double figures and the Class A 17th-ranked Asher Indians upended Okarche 57-42 in a Class A Regional winners’-bracket game at Moss High School.

In a game that saw 18 lead changes and eight ties, the University of Arkansas-Monticello men’s basketball team clipped East Central 84-79 Thursday night inside the Steelman Field House.

The East Central University baseball team pounded 12 hits — including six doubles — in a 12-1 win over Rogers State Wednesday afternoon at the Diamond Sports Complex in Claremore.

Ada has put McAlester right back where it belongs — on its high school football schedule. And after hearing from both sides, it looks like the Buffaloes are there to stay.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

Oklahoma Sooners


The Oklahoma City Thunder joined the outpouring of sadness over the death of former NBA star Kobe Bryant, who was killed along with his daughter Gianna and seven other people in a helicopter crash Sunday in Southern California.

This Week's Circulars


ADA [ndash] Services for Lindsay Snow, 43, of Ada are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the First United Methodist Church. The Rev. Brian Matthews will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery. Lindsay did not let a lifelong battle with rheumatoid arthritis stop her from living large. She descr…