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  • HEARTLAND OK PROGRAM TAKES…

    The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is working in 13 rural counties, including LeFlore County, to work to…

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  • National HIV Testing Day is…

    Press Release:National HIV Testing Day is Tuesday, June 27, and OSDH encourages everyone between the ages of 13 and 64…

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  • Now is the Time to Vaccinate…

    LeFlore County Health Department: Now is the Time to Vaccinate for School and Day Care

    A Public Service Announcement…

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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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  • Benefit Spaghetti Dinner/…

    The Calvary Assembly of God is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, June 24, 2017 starting at 4:45pm.

    Cost of the…

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  • Wednesday June 21 – Special…

    Wednesday, June 21st Lunch Special at the Lumberjack Café is Indian Taco, Chicken Enchiladas Brenda's Tacos.

    Served…

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  • Let’s Do It

    Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney

    Every Father's Day I reflect a little bit on what it's like to be father, and talk…

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  • Decorating Wisely: Gracie's…

    By Glenda Wise

    Wednesday was my Audrey Hepburn loving, museum loving, dancing queen, Gracie’s, 17th birthday!

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  • Pay attention to children’s…

    By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services

    STILLWATER, Okla. – With…

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  • Nursing Home Advocates Praise…

    Medicaid Privatization Plan Jeopardized Millions in Health Care Funds

    According to the Oklahoma Health Care…

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  • Protecting children from lice…

    By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services - Oklahoma State University

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  • Oklahoma Ranks 36th in…

    Press Release

    State makes modest gains and policy improvements during a difficult legislative session

    OKLAHOMA…

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  • Ready or Not

    Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney

    Recently the budget cuts in Oklahoma have taken such a huge toll on those of us…

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  • Pervasive Parenting to host…

    The Pervasive Parenting Center will be having a Burger Bag Lunch fundraiser on Friday, June 23.

    The event will take…

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  • Fleas are a pesky problem for…

    By Trisha Gedon

    STILLWATER, Okla. – As the weather begins to warm up, pet owners may notice their furry friends…

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  The Calvary Assembly of God is hosting a
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  Wednesday, June 21st Lunch Special at the
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 23 June 2017
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  The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is working in 13 rural counties, including LeFlore County, to work to reduce patients’ risk for heart disease and stroke through care coordination. The counties selected for the program have ...
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  The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is working in 13 rural counties, including LeFlore County, to work to reduce patients’ risk ...
23 June 2017
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Press Release:National HIV Testing Day is Tuesday, June 27, and OSDH encourages everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 to get tested at least once in their life as part of their routine health care. People with certain risk factors should get tested ...
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Press Release:National HIV Testing Day is Tuesday, June 27, and OSDH encourages everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 to get tested at least once in ...
23 June 2017
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LeFlore County Health Department: Now is the Time to Vaccinate for School and Day Care   A Public Service Announcement from the LeFlore County Health Dept -  Getting all of the recommended vaccines is one of the most important things ...
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LeFlore County Health Department: Now is the Time to Vaccinate for School and Day Care   A Public Service Announcement from the LeFlore ...
22 June 2017
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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 ...
22 June 2017
 21 June 2017
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  The Calvary Assembly of God is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, June 24, 2017 starting at 4:45pm. Cost of the dinner is just a donation. The donations will go toward funding for their Family Life Center. Special ...
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  The Calvary Assembly of God is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner on Saturday, June 24, 2017 starting at 4:45pm. Cost of the dinner is just a ...
21 June 2017
 20 June 2017
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  Wednesday, June 21st Lunch Special at the Lumberjack Café is Indian Taco, Chicken Enchiladas Brenda's Tacos. Served with Rice and Beans and Chips and Salsa. Also try the Cheese dip or Guacamole. They also offer a full Breakfast and ...
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  Wednesday, June 21st Lunch Special at the Lumberjack Café is Indian Taco, Chicken Enchiladas Brenda's Tacos. Served with Rice and Beans ...
20 June 2017
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Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney   Every Father's Day I reflect a little bit on what it's like to be father, and talk a little about what it that means to me. I like to talk about my past influences, my dad, my grandpas, and all the ...
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Pervasive ParentingBy Kodey Toney   Every Father's Day I reflect a little bit on what it's like to be father, and talk a little about what ...
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By Glenda Wise     Wednesday was my Audrey Hepburn loving, museum loving, dancing queen, Gracie’s, 17th birthday!   What?! How is this possible? My baby that has always tagged along with me, that we’ve taken from ...
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By Glenda Wise     Wednesday was my Audrey Hepburn loving, museum loving, dancing queen, Gracie’s, 17th birthday!   ...
16 June 2017
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By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – With summer’s arrival and the less hectic pace it brings for families compared to the school year, it may be tempting for parents ...
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By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services   STILLWATER, Okla. – With summer’s arrival and the ...
16 June 2017
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  Medicaid Privatization Plan Jeopardized Millions in Health Care Funds   According to the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, the  (OHCA) acted to cancel the Request for Proposal (RFP) for SoonerHealth+, the fully capitated, ...
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  Medicaid Privatization Plan Jeopardized Millions in Health Care Funds   According to the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, ...
14 June 2017
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  By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services - Oklahoma State University   STILLWATER, Okla. – With school out, many youths may be heading off to camps and conferences for part of their ...
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  By Leilana McKindra - Communications Specialist- Agricultural Communications Services - Oklahoma State University   STILLWATER, ...
13 June 2017
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  Press Release   State makes modest gains and policy improvements during a difficult legislative session   OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma falls below the national average in several areas of child well-being, placing the ...
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  Press Release   State makes modest gains and policy improvements during a difficult legislative session   OKLAHOMA ...
13 June 2017
 12 June 2017
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Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney   Recently the budget cuts in Oklahoma have taken such a huge toll on those of us with family members with disabilities. In fact I recently read an article about how many parents were afraid to die ...
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Pervasive Parenting by Kodey Toney   Recently the budget cuts in Oklahoma have taken such a huge toll on those of us with family members ...
12 June 2017
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The Pervasive Parenting Center will be having a Burger Bag Lunch fundraiser on Friday, June 23.   The event will take place in the parking lot of Poteau High School from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.   For $5 you can get a hamburger ...
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The Pervasive Parenting Center will be having a Burger Bag Lunch fundraiser on Friday, June 23.   The event will take place in the parking ...
12 June 2017
 09 June 2017
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      By Trisha Gedon   STILLWATER, Okla. – As the weather begins to warm up, pet owners may notice their furry friends are scratching themselves more than normal. When this happens, it is possible the pet has ...
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      By Trisha Gedon   STILLWATER, Okla. – As the weather begins to warm up, pet owners may notice their furry ...
09 June 2017
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Decorating Wisely by Glenda Wise   Is it just me or does there seem to be less hours in the day than ever before? Every single time I think that I’ll be able to have a few extra minutes to get something done, I don’t! I always feel that ...
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Decorating Wisely by Glenda Wise   Is it just me or does there seem to be less hours in the day than ever before? Every single time I ...
09 June 2017
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  OKLAHOMA CITY  – The TSET Board of Directors approved 23 incentive grant awards for communities, school districts and school sites at their quarterly meeting this month. In total, $172,500 was awarded to 6 communities, 16 school ...
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  OKLAHOMA CITY  – The TSET Board of Directors approved 23 incentive grant awards for communities, school districts and school sites at ...
04 June 2017
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Here is what you will need   3 c. heavy whipping cream1 c. sweetened condense milk1 tsp. vanilla extract1/4 c. vanilla pudding mix1/2 Banana, mashed1/2 banana, thinly sliced3/4 c. crushed vanilla wafers   Here is what you will ...
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Here is what you will need   3 c. heavy whipping cream1 c. sweetened condense milk1 tsp. vanilla extract1/4 c. vanilla pudding mix1/2 ...
04 June 2017
 02 June 2017
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  Who doesn’t like an impromptu party? Sometimes, I think they are the best kind! There’s not so much stuff to get worked up about. It’s nice to have what I like to call a “party basket” ready to go. This makes things much easier to call up ...
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  Who doesn’t like an impromptu party? Sometimes, I think they are the best kind! There’s not so much stuff to get worked up about. It’s nice ...
02 June 2017
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      WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced more than $6.6 million for 10 grants to combat childhood obesity, a public health issue ...
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      WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today ...
02 June 2017
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Exercise is important for a special group of community members meeting at Carl Albert State College twice a week. It is never too late in life to exercise, and these individuals are proof-positive that exercise makes a difference.   Carl ...
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Exercise is important for a special group of community members meeting at Carl Albert State College twice a week. It is never too late in life to ...
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