The Colbert Historical Society met recently to wrap up details in welcoming the Colbert High School Choir and the East Ward Music Departments downtown on Thursday, Dec. 19 to start at 6 p.m. for a performance at our annual Cocoa & Carols on the sidewalks. The Music Department is under the direction of Ms. Melinda Hodge, who is preparing her students for this special event. We will be serving hot cider to all the students, their parents and the public for this very special time.This...
Judith Moore D’Amico received a pin recognizing her 50 years of membership in the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) at the organization’s General Convention in Tulsa November 8-12, 2013. Her membership is in the Julia Jackson chapter #564 in Durant.Her mother. Cloy White Moore, was very active in the Julia Jackson chapter and in the Oklahoma Division UDC, serving a term as Division President. D’Amico’s membership is based on the service of Minor Lafa...
Margaret Flowers was honored at the Senior Nutrition Center on Tuesday, November 12, 2013, on the occasion of her 100th birthday. A special proclamation was read by Durant Mayor Jerry Tomlinson which highlighted events in her life which paralleled events in the world.All attending enjoyed her beautiful cake along with punch, nuts, and other snacks.An amazing fact about Margaret’s life is that she continues to exercise twice a week at the Senior Center. Maybe that i...
The movie “Home Run” will be shown at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17 at Durant First Baptist Church, 124 W. Evergreen. The movie is about recovery and it was filmed in Oklahoma. The showing is free and the public is invited.
The Colbert Historical Society met recently to wrap up...
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