MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

March 4, 2014

Snow poses problem: moving it


— Above, a snow day out of school means work for Braggs third-grader Caden Dishman, who shovels snow Monday morning along Arvest Bank’s rear sidewalk on Wall Street. At right, snow is moved by mechanical means at a parking lot at Main Street and Shawnee Bypass. Muskogee County received about an inch of snow and 2 to 3 inches of sleet Sunday and Monday, Muskogee County Emergency Management Director Jeff Smith said. According to the AccuWeather website, temperatures are to warm to the low 40s today and Wednesday, then up to 70 degrees Friday.

Staff photos by Cathy Spaulding