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  • Breakfast helps set the stage…

    By Leilana McKindra, OSU Communications Specialist, Agricultural Communications Services

    STILLWATER, Okla. –…

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  • Dee is always ready to serve

    Cakes and More Celebrates 20…

    Press Release from Poteau Chamber of Commerce

    Dee Milligan owner of Cakes and More celebrates her 20 year Anniversary…

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  • FREE CLASSES FOR PEOPLE WITH…

    Submitted by Leslie J. Covey , Public Information Officer- Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and SequoyahCounty Health…

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  • CASC Menu July 31 - August 4

    Did you know that Carl Albert State College All You Can Eat meals are open to the public? Well now you do. Breakfast…

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  • Safely walking and riding a…

    By Leilana McKindra OSU Communications Specialist - Agricultural Communications Services

    STILLWATER, Okla. – When…

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  • World Breastfeeding Week,…

    Peer Counselors Encourage Mothers to BreastfeedSubmitted by Leslie J. Covey, Public Information Officer Haskell,…

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  • Plan to Obtain Back to School…

    The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) urges parents to avoid the last-minute scramble and long lines to get…

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  • Decorating Wisely: Christmas…

    Well, some people are either going to love me or hate me for this week’s column, but it’s what’s on my mind--Christmas!…

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  • The Pervasive Parenting…

    Press Release

    The Pervasive Parenting Sibshop meeting for September is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. This…

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  • Child Well-being Advocates…

    By Joe Dorman

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman today expressed disappointment…

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  • Function At The Junction

    Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney

    Function At The Junction if you want to know what you really look like ask a…

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  • Myers Drive In – Good food,…

    If you are looking for a good hamburger in Poteau, well look no further than Myers Drive In.

    Myers Drive In has the…

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  • Fourth of July Celebration with Ashton's work crew:   Erika Thomas, Krystle Sherrell, Ashton Wise, Brooke Grimsley

    Decorating Wisely: I hope you…

    By Glenda Wise

    I hope you all had a fabulous Fourth of July! We hosted a celebration at our home with friends and…

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  • OSDH Announces Rule Changes…

    According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, a new design and safety standards for…

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  • You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet

    Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney

    Since autism is a neurological disorder defined by a lack of language and social…

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Did you know that Carl Albert State College All You Can Eat
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By Leilana McKindra, OSU Communications Specialist,
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Press Release from Poteau Chamber of Commerce  
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Press release from the Oklahoma Department of Education
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By Leilana McKindra, OSU Communications Specialist, Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – Mornings during the school year can be a hectic blur for both parents and students trying to get out the door, but that should ...
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By Leilana McKindra, OSU Communications Specialist, Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – Mornings during the school ...
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Press Release from Poteau Chamber of Commerce   Dee Milligan owner of Cakes and More celebrates her 20 year Anniversary with an Open House at 804 B North Broadway in Poteau on Thursday July 27 from 3pm until 6pm. Anyone who has ...
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Press Release from Poteau Chamber of Commerce   Dee Milligan owner of Cakes and More celebrates her 20 year Anniversary with an Open House ...
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  Submitted by Leslie J. Covey , Public Information Officer- Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and SequoyahCounty Health Departments   LeFlore County Health Department is sponsoring a six-week workshop for people with diabetes. Diabetes ...
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  Submitted by Leslie J. Covey , Public Information Officer- Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and SequoyahCounty Health Departments   ...
24 July 2017
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Did you know that Carl Albert State College All You Can Eat meals are open to the public? Well now you do. Breakfast and Lunch will be served Monday through Friday and dinner will be added to the Monday through Thursday menu beginning August 14. ...
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Did you know that Carl Albert State College All You Can Eat meals are open to the public? Well now you do. Breakfast and Lunch will be served Monday ...
22 July 2017
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By Leilana McKindra OSU Communications Specialist - Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – When school begins this fall, many Oklahoma students will arrive by bus or car, while others will walk or ride bicycles, and ...
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By Leilana McKindra OSU Communications Specialist - Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – When school begins this ...
21 July 2017
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Peer Counselors Encourage Mothers to BreastfeedSubmitted by Leslie J. Covey,  Public Information Officer Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and Sequoyah County Health Departments   In Oklahoma, mother-to-mother support has proven to be one of ...
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Peer Counselors Encourage Mothers to BreastfeedSubmitted by Leslie J. Covey,  Public Information Officer Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and Sequoyah ...
19 July 2017
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The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) urges parents to avoid the last-minute scramble and long lines to get their children’s birth certificates. Early August is usually the busiest time of the year to get birth records for children going ...
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The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) urges parents to avoid the last-minute scramble and long lines to get their children’s birth ...
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Well, some people are either going to love me or hate me for this week’s column, but it’s what’s on my mind--Christmas! You see, I rarely know what I’m going to write about until something just piques my interest and this week it happens to be ...
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Well, some people are either going to love me or hate me for this week’s column, but it’s what’s on my mind--Christmas! You see, I rarely know what ...
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Press Release   The Pervasive Parenting Sibshop meeting for September is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. This meeting is designed to help children in eastern Oklahoma cope with the stress of living with a sibling with special ...
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Press Release   The Pervasive Parenting Sibshop meeting for September is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. This meeting is designed ...
14 July 2017
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By Joe Dorman   OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman today expressed disappointment that payments for families who foster and adopt children will be reduced by 5 percent (approximately $1/day). The ...
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By Joe Dorman   OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy CEO Joe Dorman today expressed disappointment that payments for ...
13 July 2017
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Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney     Function At The Junction if you want to know what you really look like ask a person on the autism spectrum. This is because they are usually brutally honest and concrete thinkers. With this ...
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Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney     Function At The Junction if you want to know what you really look like ask a person on the ...
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    If you are looking for a good hamburger in Poteau, well look no further than Myers Drive In. Myers Drive In has the best burgers in town. Get it with fries or onion rings and you have a great meal for a reasonable price. ...
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    If you are looking for a good hamburger in Poteau, well look no further than Myers Drive In. Myers Drive In has the best ...
07 July 2017
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By Glenda Wise I hope you all had a fabulous Fourth of July! We hosted a celebration at our home with friends and family. Donnie invited friends from his cycling group and Ashton invited work friends. We had lots of food and fun and then headed ...
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By Glenda Wise I hope you all had a fabulous Fourth of July! We hosted a celebration at our home with friends and family. Donnie invited friends ...
07 July 2017
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According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, a new design and safety standards for hospital and ambulatory surgical center construction will go into effect Oct. 1. The standards administered by the Oklahoma State ...
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According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, a new design and safety standards for hospital and ambulatory surgical ...
06 July 2017
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Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney   Since autism is a neurological disorder defined by a lack of language and social skills I felt I should revisit some thoughts on communication. This comes up because I've had some serious discussions ...
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Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney   Since autism is a neurological disorder defined by a lack of language and social skills I felt I ...
04 July 2017
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2 boxes Jiffy blueberry muffin mix4 oz cream cheese (softened)1 stick butter (softened)1/2 c light brown sugar, firmly packed2 eggs1 1/2 c white chocolate chips Cream together butter, cream cheese, and brown sugar. Add eggs one at a time until ...
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2 boxes Jiffy blueberry muffin mix4 oz cream cheese (softened)1 stick butter (softened)1/2 c light brown sugar, firmly packed2 eggs1 1/2 c white ...
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By Glenda Wise     I’ve mentioned time and time again about my fear of running an appliance either while we’re gone or while we’re sleeping, because a past neighbor’s house burned because of a dishwasher. Well, I have a new ...
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By Glenda Wise     I’ve mentioned time and time again about my fear of running an appliance either while we’re gone or while we’re ...
30 June 2017
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Press release from the Oklahoma Department of Education OKLAHOMA CITY (June 28, 2017) – Do you have kids? Do your neighbors have kids? Do they ever get hungry? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, pull out your phone and text “FOOD” to ...
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Press release from the Oklahoma Department of Education OKLAHOMA CITY (June 28, 2017) – Do you have kids? Do your neighbors have kids? Do they ...
28 June 2017
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It’s time for Fourth of July celebrations – a time with family, friends, fireworks, a backyard barbecue, and maybe a trip to the lake. However, this American holiday is also one of the most dangerous. According to a press release from the ...
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It’s time for Fourth of July celebrations – a time with family, friends, fireworks, a backyard barbecue, and maybe a trip to the lake. However, this ...
27 June 2017
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Pervasive Parenting By Kodey Toney   I've recently been in meetings with parents who were looking for more than they need. They were looking for a different diagnosis, or magic number. When it got down to it I realized they were just ...
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Pervasive Parenting By Kodey Toney   I've recently been in meetings with parents who were looking for more than they need. They were ...
26 June 2017
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  According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, the  OSDH will be hosting “Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance” instructor training workshops across Oklahoma.   Individuals who successfully ...
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  According to a press release from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, the  OSDH will be hosting “Tai Chi: Moving for Better ...
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