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July 5th, 2013

Firework display a hit among residents

July 5, 2013

Pushmataha County residents littered the sides of the roadway, parking lots and side streets last night as they came out to Moyers to enjoy their annual fireworks display.

Residents were pleasantly surprised but the magnitude and beauty of this year’s display.

“I have been coming to this show for years and this is the best one I have seen since I moved here,” one resident said.

Another stated, “Simply beautiful! And them playing the Star Spangled Banner during the grand finale was the icing on the cake!”

Antlers woman arrested for stealing beer

July 5, 2013

Over the weekend the Antlers Police Department responded to a call about a woman who had shoplifted beer for Jim Ray’s Quick Stop in Antlers.

Upon officer arrival, Officer Stewart Stanfield made contact with a blond female who was sitting in the front passenger seat of a vehicle. Officer Stanfield also noticed eight cans of Keystone in the back seat that were well in reach of the female.

The female identified herself as Tosha Dillishaw, who is also known as Tosha McPherson, a 28 year old white female of Antlers.

June 28th

Local entertainment abundant for this weekend

June 28, 2013

• Jeanne Lay and the Loose Cannons LIVE at The Depot • June 29, 2013 @ 9:00 pm
The Depot - 1264 South Main Paris, Texas 75460
Type: Live music

Jeanne and The Loose Cannons are firing off at the Depot in Paris Texas for a night of fun, dancing, and Partying!!!! 9 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.

• Rags O’Hooligan, Dan Benjamin, & Em Taylor LIVE at Red River Salon • June 29, 2013
Red River Saloon - 3556 Loop 286 NE, Paris, Texas 75460

Rags O’Hooligan, Dan Benjamin, & Em Taylor return to jam out at the Red River Saloon! Show starts around 9pm. $5 cover at the door. 9:00 pm – 11:45 pm

June 27th

Antlers left with no water

June 27, 2013

As of 1 p.m. today, the City of Antlers is without water due to a contractor cutting a waterline.

As of this time, the City has no estimated time for when service will be restored.

Supreme Court Strikes Down DOMA

June 27, 2013

In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court voted to strike down the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) citing "deprivation of the equal liberty of persons that is protected by the Fifth Amendment." This law specified that for federal purposes, “the word 'marriage' means only a legal union between one man and one woman as husband and wife.”

June 20th

Antlers graduate helps build first Solar Reflection Plant in India

June 20, 2013

Wesley Clay, Antlers Class of 1975, took this stunning shot of an 11th Century Temple while in Osan, Rauasthan, India. The Temple has many visitors that pilgrim there to be blessed with prosperity by the gods (33,000 different ones in India), especially for wedding couples.

June 14th

Possibility of bad weather for area over weekend into next week

June 14, 2013

Hazardous Weather Outlook

Pushmataha County, along with much of eastern Oklahoma, has a chance of getting some pretty nasty weather over the weekend and into the first part of next week.


Gospel singing to be main entertainment at fish fry

June 14, 2013

This year the Gospel Singing will be the featured entertainment for the Fish Fry. It will begin at 5:00 p.m. and last until the last group has sang.

Those scheduled to preform are:

Grandpa’s Neighbors

6:4 HIM (The Danny Baker Family)

Buster Swoops

June 13th

2013 Homecoming Schedule

June 13, 2013

52nd Annual Pushmataha County Homecoming
June 13th, 14th & 15th

Thursday, June 13th
Carnival at Fairgrounds opens

Friday, June 14th

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Registration at the Antlers Depot

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.: Quilt Show on North High Street in the Formerly Uhles Halley Drug Store

6 p.m.: Pickin’ On The Porch at the Wildlife Heritage Center Museum

Rattan: Bean Supper at the High School at 5 p.m.

Antlers: Reception at High School Auditorium 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Moyers: Reception at the High School Library honoring the Class of 1963 (50 years)

Fugitive captured, released on own recognizance

June 13, 2013

A Hugo resident has recently been charged with begin a fugitive from justice, a felony charge.

Mikki Jo Thompson, a 39 year old female, was charged with Theft by check ($1500<$20K) in Grayson County, Texas. Prior to presentment, Thompson fled the state, becoming a fugitive from justice of the State of Texas. According to authorities, Thompson fled from the state and had been residing in Hugo.

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