August 6, 2018

James Frederick Turner

James “Jim” Frederick Turner, 78, passed away peacefully on Aug. 2, 2018, in Dallas, Texas, surrounded by his family. Jim was born in Denison, Texas, to Delta and Fred Turner on July 24, […]
August 6, 2018

Dena Bowers Lyday

Dena Loucille Bowers Lyday was born on Oct. 24, 1939 in Durant, Okla. to James Ervin and Lexia Ottinger Bowers. Dena entered the gates of Heaven […]
August 5, 2018

Patricia Ann (Teston) Madison

Patricia Ann Teston Madison was born on April 29, 1947 in Portales, N.M. to Jack and Aileen Teston. She lost her battle with cancer and gained […]
August 2, 2018

Southeast FCA hosts coaches’ luncheon to open new school year

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – More than 50 were in attendance at the annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes luncheon at the Choctaw RV Park on Wednesday. […]
August 2, 2018

Leota Hanna

Leota Ann Hanna, a former resident of Bokchito, Okla., left this life in Kingston, Okla., on Tuesday July 31, 2018 at the age of 80. She […]
August 2, 2018

Reba Dickson

Reba Dickson, a former resident of Durant, Okla., and beloved, cherished, family member, left this earth and joined her Savior on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at […]
August 1, 2018

2018 Bennington fall baseball schedule

August is here and baseball in Bryan County is about to begin. Here is the 2018 fall schedule for the Bennington Bears: Aug. 6 at Coleman […]
August 1, 2018

Deadline for voter registration for August primary elections

Friday, Aug. 3, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Aug. 28 Runoff Primary Elections, […]
August 1, 2018

President Trump tabs Gov. Fallin Cabinet Secretary for national post

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today said Dr. Kelvin Droegemeier, who serves as secretary of science and technology on her executive Cabinet, will serve […]