, Muskogee, OK

Local News

January 2, 2014

Ward I hopefuls: Business program ‘worth it’

Both candidates say Council has role in economic development


Meet the candidates

WHO: David P. Jones

AGE: 64.

HOMETOWN: Muskogee.

FAMILY: Wife, four children, eight grandchildren and another one on the way.


EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in finance from Oklahoma State University, graduate of Franklin Elementary, West Junior High, and Muskogee Central High.

RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION: Saint Paul United Methodist Church.

HOBBIES: Tennis and golf.

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WHO: John Lowrimore

AGE: 30.

HOMETOWN: Muskogee.


OCCUPATION: Owner of Lowrimore Edition Newsletter.

EDUCATION: Muskogee High School, Connors State College.


HOBBIES: Golfing and fishing.

Key dates

Wednesday: Absentee ballot application deadline.

Jan. 9-10: In-person absentee voting.

Jan. 14: General election.

March 4: Runoff election if required.


A map of the city of Muskogee’s ward boundary lines may be found online at

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