Legislators must adequately fund education

The failure of State Question 779, which would have increased the sales tax statewide to give teachers a pay raise and to better support educational i...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Division is our greatest enemy

Not my president.How many times has that floated across your Facebook feed or been dropped into general conversation?Chances are, more than once.It is...

November 10th, 2016 |  


2017 Teacher of the Year: Why I’m Supporting State Question 779

Oklahoma is my home, and I don’t want to go anywhere else. But as a teacher from Durant, the reality is that Texas and its impressively higher t...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


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 |  


Four words that sound alike

Four words that sound alike

Democracy.Hypocrisy.Complacency.Catastrophe.Kakistocracy.Funny how much alike those four words sound. The meanings, however, are a bit different.Yeah,...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Become an Ombudsman Volunteer

Would you like to enrich the lives of residents living in nursing homes and assisted livings, and have two spare hours a week to volunteer? If you sai...

June 20th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |