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.
05-07-04 - An early morning fire burned a Marshall County home to the ground. When firefighters arrived around 3:30 this morning off highway 377 it was fully engulfed.
Volunteer firefighters with the Willis Powell fire department battled the blaze for more than three hours. No one was home at the time. No word yet on what started the fire, but it did more than $50,000 dollars in damage.