This is the deal, folks. What goes up, must eventually come down. Something due to the laws of gravity. The football picks last week resembled the aftermath of an Oklahoma twister, I am sorry to report. I was 4-2 after the previous week’s perfect record, kind of a letdown. But there are ...
November 1, 2012Craig Hall
As we head into Week 10 of the high school football season, four county teams have clinched playoff spots while the other four will close out the season on Friday. Panama and Pocola are both in for 2A-6 after the Razorbacks’ 20-14 win over the Indians on Friday. Panama will enter ...
October 29, 2012Craig Hall
It was a rough night for LeFlore County football teams as only three of the county teams won in Week 9. Panama edged county rival Pocola (see STORY) to clinch a playoff spot while Heavener smashed Idabel behind another big game from Blake Smittle and Arkoma downed Southwest Christian in ...
October 26, 2012Craig Hall
By CRAIG HALL LeFlore County rivals Panama and Pocola meet in a key 2A-6 contest Friday night while Poteau, Spiro and Talihina also have big games with playoff implications. Arkoma and Heavener face district foes, looking for a strong finish. Bokoshe had to forfeit its district game at Maud because of not ...
October 26, 2012Craig Hall
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With basketball season approaching fast, the Journal needs basketball schedules for county schools. Currently, we have schedules for Heavener, Howe, Poteau and Talihina. If you have a schedule for Arkoma, Bokoshe, Cameron, LeFlore, Panama, Pocola, Spiro, Whitesboro or Wister, please send it by email to [email protected] or by fax to (866) ...
October 23, 2012Craig Hall
The Week 9 football games this week will decide district championships and help determine which teams will stay alive for playoff berths. There are big games for LeFlore County schools in all the classes aside from the eight-man districts with teams either fighting to make the playoffs or to possibly win ...
October 22, 2012Craig Hall
Panama and Pocola do not need any extra motivation to make their upcoming game a big one. But both teams made sure next Friday’s contest was even more important with wins Thursday night that set the game up as a key one for the 2A-6 playoff race. Trevor Bourne scored a touchdown ...
October 19, 2012Craig Hall
By CRAIG HALL Thanks to the fall break, all the county football teams will be playing their games a night early this week. All the teams, aside from Bokoshe, are in action and involved in some crucial district contests. The only two teams which have pretty much clinched a playoff spot are Spiro ...
October 18, 2012Craig Hall
It’s fall break for the Oklahoma public schools and that means we get the dreaded Thursday night slate of games. We do not like this trend. Not one bit. High school football games are supposed to be played on Friday, not Thursday, unless it is a special deal like the opening ...
October 17, 2012Craig Hall
By CRAIG HALL Several big games this week will help decide district winners and playoff teams. The biggest game is in 4A-4 with a pair of undefeated district leaders meeting when Fort Gibson hosts Cascia Hall. Poteau is currently sitting in fifth place in the district, tied with Muldrow. The Pirates do control ...
October 16, 2012Craig Hall