It’s Memorial Day

Memorial Day. It’s great purpose is to honor the veterans. Those who have lived through wars. Those who have died in wars. Those who have served...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Leadership Durant tours newspaper

Leadership Durant tours newspaper

Leadership Durant toured the newspaper Thursday morning and were able to see the press start. Front row, from left, Stacy Hutchens, Kassi Wilkey, Trac...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Laureate Alpha Xi has Memorial Day picnic

Seven members and eight guest of the Laureate Alpha Xi Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi celebrated a Memorial Day picnic at the home of Natalia Duval in Mead...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Durant native Receives his doctorate degree

Marlin D. Blankenship received his Doctor of Philosophy in Education degree from Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, on May 12, 2017.Marlin gra...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Matlock and Sampson to wed

Matlock and Sampson to wed

Kerrigan Leigh Matlock and Dustin Chad Sampson will be joined in marriage at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 27, 2017, at “The W Wedding & Event Cen...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Magnolia Theatre to be presented by Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival

The Magnolia Festival is upon us and Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival will be providing live entertainment in our Magnolia Theatre for the second year ...

May 24th, 2017 |  


My flight on a B-17 ‘Flying Fortress’

My flight on a B-17 ‘Flying Fortress’

Some unexpected plans flew my way last weekendSaturday evening, a friend posted on Facebook that there was a B-17 “Flying Fortress” at Per...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Choctaw Dylan Cavin combines creativity with practicality to share his heritage

Choctaw Dylan Cavin combines creativity with practicality to share his heritage

Chickasha-born Choctaw tribal member Dylan Cavin has the heart of an artist tempered by the methodical mind of a blue collar nine-to-fiver. It shows i...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Sims named OBA chairman

Knowing when the climate and timing are just right – as a lifelong farmer and rancher, that’s something Guy Sims has known his entire life...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Wallace to celebrate 90th birthday

Wallace to celebrate 90th birthday

The family of W.O. Wallace cordially invite you to a celebration of his 90th birthday. This will be held on May 21 at the Blue Baptist Church from 12:...

May 19th, 2017 |