NEWS


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Last Day for Craft Show
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Mary Poppins presented at DHS
Reba talks about home

Reba talks about home

Country superstar Reba McEntire is from north of Durant, near Kiowa.She spent her college years at Southeastern here before hitting it big in Nashvill...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Reba performs Saturday night at Grand Theater

Reba performs Saturday night at Grand Theater

Reba McEntire came back to her home in Southeastern Oklahoma to perform a sold-out show.She is from north of Durant near Chockie and Chockie Mountain ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


REI Oklahoma receives $65 million to invest in distressed communities

REI Oklahoma, a nonprofit economic development organization, announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, REI Development Corp., has secured $65 millio...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Baker to offer SE commencement remarks

Baker to offer SE commencement remarks

One of the brightest young athletics administrators in the country will address graduates as Southeastern Oklahoma State University holds Fall Commenc...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Candlelighting, treelighting scheduled at SE

Southeastern Oklahoma State University will present the 95th annual Candlelighting ceremony on Monday, December 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Montgomery Auditori...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Poinsettia care during the holidays

Poinsettia care during the holidays

Newer cultivars of poinsettia, in addition to being very showy, have excellent keeping quality and stronger stems than older cultivars. When buying yo...

November 26th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Bryan County Basketball Roundup

Bryan County Basketball Roundup

Caddo 53, Bennington 30 (Girls)Caddo utilized relentless pressure early to build a big lead before cruising past Bennington, 53-30.The host Lady Bruin...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Treasured Memories from the Wigeon Hole

Treasured Memories from the Wigeon Hole

In the early days of my hunting and fishing pursuits, success was often about how many fish I caught, how big the buck was that I put my tag onto or w...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Big early conference showdowns here this week

Big early conference showdowns here this week

Thursday and Saturday Great American Conference shootouts promise a post-Thanksgiving feast for Southeastern basketball fans.Savage Storm cagers will ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Area Basketball Roundup

Area Basketball Roundup

Caddo 55, Kingston 44 (Girls)Caddo erased an early 13-8 deficit with an 18-point second quarter explosion and then pulled away in the fourth quarter f...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Three-point touch spurs Calera past Colbert

Three-point touch spurs Calera past Colbert

CALERA - After sputtering through the first half, Calera’s Lady Bulldogs caught fire after intermission to roll to a 60-32 win over Bryan County...

November 30th, 2016 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


11:26 pm |    
Parade of Homes to be held
Wright and Lynch to wed

Wright and Lynch to wed

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Wright of Bartlesville announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby Catherine, to Taylor Chapman Lynch, son of Mr. and Mrs. J...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Avoiding fall and holiday decorating hazards

Avoiding fall and holiday decorating hazards

With the arrival of fall and a parade of major celebrations and holidays upcoming over the next few weeks, lots of families will get into the spirit b...

October 22nd, 2016 |  


Colbert FCCLA students attend conference on distracted driving

Colbert FCCLA students attend conference on distracted driving

“I took the Oklahoma Challenge and I Promise Not to Text and Drive!” This personal promise was one of many solutions put into action for t...

October 14th, 2016 |  


Rummage sale to benefit Margo Ward

Rummage sale to benefit Margo Ward

Adult 10 First Baptist Church Sunday School is going to host a rummage sale benefiting Margo Ward on October 15 at the Family Life Center.Margo Ward i...

October 12th, 2016 |  


Diabetes Empowerment Education Program coming to Durant

Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI) Southeast Center of Healthy Aging will be providing the Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) for any...

October 7th, 2016 |  


OPINION


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Be careful how you vote
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A Senate Review
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Four words that sound alike
Be careful how you vote

Be careful how you vote

What if we held an election and nobody voted?Not one single vote from persons dead or alive.Not one single vote from illegal aliens who do not have to...

October 14th, 2016 |  


A Senate Review

A Senate Review

In 2014, the legislature approved SB 1062 to negate expensive litigation and better protect working Oklahomans by transforming the state’s worke...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Signs of Our Times

Even in the depth of the lying and stealing some campaigns have sunk to, American politics still offers us opportunities for providing voters with fac...

September 14th, 2016 |  


Bubble soccer was a great success

Durant, Oklahoma, is the best when it comes to supporting our community. The Saturday night event, Bubble Soccer sponsored by CASA was a great success...

September 4th, 2016 |  


What will happen with Pointe Vista land bought back?

It’s been three full months since Governor Fallin announced this great opportunity for a new hotel development at Lake Texoma State Park. She an...

August 19th, 2016 |  


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