Area Sports


By Billie Gail Fox I was sitting in the clubhouse eating pizza on Friday, April 13th, when a former student of mine, Jerry Aaron, came in from playing a round of golf. I hadn’t seen Jerry for quite a while and we had a nice long visit.  It is always enjoyable when I see a…

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Coker to be inducted into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame

The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame announced the class of 2018 recently, with seven new members including one of Okemah’s favorite sons. Former University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma State University, high school football and University of Miami head coach Larry Coker will be one of the seven to be inducted later this year. Coker, an Okemah…

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