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Spiro Mounds

The mounds at Spiro, Oklahoma, are among the most important archaeological remains in the United States. A remarkable assemblage of artifacts from the mounds shows that prehistoric Spiro people created a sophisticated culture which influenced the entire Southeast. There was an extensive trade network, a highly developed religious center, and

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Dunbar City Park

Poteau's Dunbar Park is located on what used to be the old Boy Scout Camp.  The park is named in honor of the old Dunbar School, which was an all-black school and the first in Oklahoma to be desegregated.  The park was founded by Ms. Ladell Phillips , Mrs Byrd,

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Heavener Deer Pen and Caboose

The Heavener Lions Club maintains a deer pen for the public.  It is located on US-59 near the historic downtown area.The Heavener Chamber of Commerce has an old railroad car.  It is located just next to the Lions Club Deer Pen.There is also a small park and seating area at

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Twyman Park

Twyman Park is a 20 acre public park managed by the City of Poteau.  Constructed in the 1930's, it was one of the areas largest WPA projects. The park features a large pond, trails, swimming pool, playgound, lighted tennis courts, and other features.  Adjacent to the park is Carl Albert

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Choctaw Country Club

Choctaw Country Club was incorporated in 1963 as a non-stock, not-for-profit corporation, with the mission of providing a place of recreation for the citizens of the surrounding area.Nine-hole Golf Course with Champion Bermuda Greens with separated teeing areas for the front and back nines, Clubhouse, Pro Shop, Driving Range, Swimming

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