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Two-person helicopter crashes in Marshall County, pilot walks away unharmed
MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - Tony Hawkins of Madill said he was putting out hay to feed his cows Wednesday afternoon when he saw a small two seat helicopter crash land in his field a few hundred yards away, near U.S. Highway 70 and Simpson Road, west of Madill.
Oklahoma woman denied bond reduction in Greenwood County endangerment case
Eureka, KS (KSNW) - A Greenwood County judge has denied a bond reduction request made by Janie Gill. Gill is charged in an incident that occurred on November 29, 2018, when she left her 17-year old grandson in a rest area along U.S. 400 in Greenwood County. She faces charges of Aggravated Endangerme
Marshall County firefighters hail good news
MADILL, Okla. -- The Hauani Creek Fire Department is getting a boost from an improved insurance rating and a new addition to their headquarters. The volunteer department in Madill has improved its rating from 9 to 5 over the last two years with improved training and equipment.
Oklahoma appeals court upholds murder conviction of rancher
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals has upheld the murder conviction and life without parole sentence of a Chandler man in the death of his estranged wife.
Woman Busted 'Delivering' Drugs, Phones, Steaks to Oklahoma Jail
A recent "delivery" to an Oklahoma prison was stymied by attuned correctional officers, according to a post by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections. Jail officials said a woman, identified as Wakanda Johnson, was spotted bringing several items onto the property of the Dick Conner Correction Center
Helicopter makes emergency landing in Marshall County
MARSHALL COUNTY, Okla. (KXII) - Emergency crews responded to a helicopter landing in Marshall County Wednesday afternoon. Marshall County Emergency Manager Robert Chaney says a single person helicopter made a hard landing near Simpson Rd north of US 70.
Construction to expand Blake Shelton's Ole Red underway
TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KXII) - Construction crews are at Ole Red, expanding the venue to the end of the street where Bakers Mercantile used to be. "I'm glad what he's doing here for Tishomingo," Anita Robertson said.
Marshall County jailers train for new facility
MADILL, Okla. -- The Marshall County Sheriff's Office is training new personnel about dealing with inmates at the new county jail. The facility incorporates state-of-the-art features, including a control center to help monitor inmates. Even with those features, Sheriff Danny Cryer said jailers can't
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma 03.21.19
BEJARANO, Miguel Leon, 25, of Irving, Texas. Conspiracy to commit wire fraud. Sentenced to five months in prison and four years of supervised release.
“I want answers,” Oklahoma father seeks justice for his daughter
A concerned Oklahoma father said, more than four years ago, his young daughter was raped by a 19-year-old but, due to a court mix-up, justice has never been served. The particular rape case was filed in Oklahoma County, but attorneys soon found out the crime took place in Cleveland County.
Arkansas man charged with murder following arrest in Oklahoma, police say
A western Arkansas man who is accused of fatally shooting a man earlier this month was arrested in Oklahoma and faces a murder charge, authorities said. Adam Mathew Green, 27, of Mena appeared in Polk County Circuit Court Thursday after being charged with first-degree murder. He also faces felony th
Simple Simon's Pizza reopens in Tishomingo
TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KXII) - Dana Chaney is the new owner of the Simple Simon's Pizza location in Tishomingo. Chaney says in December the previous owners closed the franchise but on Monday Chaney brought it back to life.
Bryan Co. man arrested after urinating on elementary school
CALERA, Okla. (KXII) - A Bryan County man was arrested for indecent exposure in a public place in the presence of a child. Calera police say they received 9-1-1 calls on Tuesday that a man, 20-year-old Sean Williams, was attempting to break into the elementary school.
New features in the works at Waterloo Park
DENISON, Tex. (KXII) - New features are in the works at a Denison landmark, more than a million dollars worth of improvements. They are expected to be mostly complete by the end of the year.
A smoother ride ahead for Durant motorists
DURANT, Okla. -- Durant drivers are saying goodbye to potholes and hello to new asphalt. Radio Road and Washington Avenue are undergoing major reconstruction. In January, we told you about the Choctaw Nation's community partnership program. Now that check is being cashed by the city to help resurfac
I Am Becoming workshop for girls slated for night before Miss Black Ardmore
A former Miss Black Ardmore Pageant winner is bringing something new to the proceedings this year, and she hopes Ardmore girls will benefit. Zaundra Grant, an Ardmore native, Miss Black Ardmore winner and bestselling author, will serve as a judge for this year’s pageant. She said she wanted to give
A split personality for Ardmore dog park
ARDMORE, Okla. -- After hearing comments and concerns from pet owners, the Ardmore Parks and Recreation Department has decided to divide its dog park. One area will be set aside for larger dogs, the other for smaller best friends, with the hope of a better experience for all.
Man arrested in Ardmore for multiple warrants
ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - A man with multiple outstanding warrants was arrested in Ardmore last week. Ardmore police say Jessie James was arrested March 13 after police stopped his car on Scenic Highway 77 for having a broken break light.
Achille mayor fails to appear for hearing
The mayor of Achille charged last year with burglary and methamphetamine possession failed to appear for a court hearing. According to Bryan County court records, 42-year-old David Shane Northcutt …
SOSU baseball team raising money for teammate in hospital
DURANT, Okla. (KXII)- Southeasterns baseball team has set up a GoFundMe page to help cover Joseph Cerda's medical expenses, and proceeds from all three home games at Mike Metheny Field this weekend will go to help Cerda and his family.