Police search for persons of interest in robbery
McAlester police are searching for two persons of interest in a recent robbery.
Mentally disabled girl reports man for rape
Police tell 2NEWS the 14-year-old victim admitted to a counselor she had sex with Robert Hoover multiple times at his home over a two-month period.
McAlester sets April 1 school bond election
A proposed $28 million school bond would address the space issues at McAlester's Early Childhood Centers by creating a new state-of-the…
Filings begin for three McAlester council seats
Candidacy filings for three McAlester city council seats have begun.
State to award $10K to student, school
One Oklahoma school and one student will be awarded $10,529 through the 10,000 Reasons to Save Sweepstakes Monday afternoon.
McAlester prepares for ice storm
With an ice storm expected to barrel down on McAlester, residents reflect about previous storms and prepare for the next.
Escape McAlester inmate in custody
An inmate is back in custody after escaping from a McAlester correctional facility Saturday morning.
Church elder jailed on 1980s sex abuse
A 76-year-old McAlester man was arrested Tuesday on 19 counts of sexual abuse after police received claims he molested several…
McAlester weighs school bond election
McAlester Public Schools has established a Bond Issue Task Force to help determine whether or not the district will have an April bond election.
Caller reports anthrax at courthouse
According to Pittsburg County Sheriff Joel Kerns, a 911 call was made at 8:19 a.m. reporting a package containing anthrax was dropped off at…
McAlester named Oklahoma Clean Community
The city of McAlester is recognized as an Oklahoma Clean Community for efforts to clean up used tires.
Spirit AeroSystems announces layoffs
Spirit AeroSystems says it is laying off about 360 employees at its Kansas and Oklahoma facilities. Spirit has locations in Tulsa and McAlester.
Not taking care of your lawn can bring fines
Tuesday night two young boys tossed a baseball in their front yard, working on their fielding, "grounders or pop flies," one of the boys said.
Troopers continue search for escaped convict
Law enforcement agencies continue to search for a Haskell County jail escapee.
Trial to begin in QuikTrip double murder
Prosecutors are set to deliver opening statements in a double homicide trial.
City employee suddenly retires after suspension
A city maintenance manager suddenly has retired. It comes just a day after a committee agreed he should be disciplined. He is accused of poor…
City of Tulsa employee's suspension upheld
Disciplinary action against a City of Tulsa employee will stand.
NASA chief faces questions about travel
Rep. Frank Wolf cited “serious problems” with some of NASA's fiscal decisions, including travel spending reported in annual…