Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
9-18-06 - An employee at a major Marshall County employer was seriously injured on the job Saturday night. John Leyva, 18, was flown to Parkland Hospital in Dallas where his thumb had to be amputated.
The incident happened just after 9pm at the Oklahoma Steel and Wire plant in Madill.