By KEN MILAM
Poteau School Board members approved a lease-purchase agreement Wednesday to take over the Poteau Theater.
The action was taken in a special meeting to close out the school year.
Superintendent Don Sjoberg said the agreement with The Community State Bank was for 10 years. There are no monthly payments. The district will pay for utilities, insurance and improvements needed to bring the building into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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