Jack W. Macomb, 81

Born August 27, 1937

Died July 16, 2019

Eugene Clifton Franklin Jr., 84

Born September 19, 1934

Died July 14, 2019

Patricia Ann Green, 76

Born November 21, 1942

Died July 12, 2019

Delbert Campbell, 66

Born May 2, 1953

Died July 12, 2019


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Thursday, July 18

Porter Peach Festival
Billy Arnett and Boone Mendenhall play
Catfish and Pinto Bean dinner

Friday, July 19

Porter Peach Festival
Main Street Martyr plays

Saturday, July 20

Pride Picnic
Porter Peach Festival
Flood Stock Races
Brothers Rebellion play
Quilt Raffle
Downtown Streetfest Art Crawl
Dustin Chadwell plays

Thursday, February 7, 2019, 8:26 AM

The Muskogee Police Department is set to host a free women’s self-defense training session on Feb. 25 for anyone older than 13.

The class will be taught by the department’s defensive tactics instructors, who have formulated training for people of every skill or fitness level.

The class will teach

  • Practical self-defense
  • Increased awareness of dangerous situations
  • Effective escape techniques
  • Crime prevention to minimize the chances that you’ll be attacked

The training is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 25 at the Martin Luther King Center, 300 W. Martin Luther King Ave. Contact for more information.