June 5th, 2013
On Saturday morning, June 1, couples arrived at the Potapo boat ramp on McGee Creek Lake to participate in the Annual Husband-wife Bass Tournament. However, after discussing current weather conditions and a forecast calling for heavy rain and possibly severe thunderstorms during the first half of the day, members voted to postpone the tournament and fish fry that was scheduled after the tournament until Saturday, June 22. Fishing times will remain the same from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. with a shore side fish fry to follow immediately after the weigh-in.
The Oklahoma National Archery in the Schools Program (OKNASP) is sponsored by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife. There are over 369 schools that participate statewide. The curriculum must be taught during the school day by a certified archery instructor.
Regionals are held in February and broke up into 6 regions. Southeast Oklahoma is Region 5 and the Regional Shoot is held at the Expo Center in McAlester.
Rosalea Barnett, age 67, of Tulsa, passed away April 29, 2013. She was born April 21, 1946 in Hugo, to L.V. Boyett and Floradean Boyett. Rosalea was married while in high school but graduated from Rattan High School in 1964 with a scholarship offer to Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant. She had her only child in December of the same year. Rosalea had a strong work ethic and a fierce sense of independence which propelled her to many successes throughout her professional career. Those successes started with the V.A.