August 8, 2019

Video – Dr. Chris Leslie talks about the benefits of knee replacement surgery

Dr. Chris Leslie, orthopedic surgeon at AllianceHealth, shares some of the benefits of knee replacement surgery and patient Dina Dodd gives her experience with the treatment.
August 8, 2019

Kenny Joe French

Kenny Joe French of Durant, Okla. passed away Aug. 6, 2019 at the age of 38. Kenny was born on July 22, 1981 in Ada, Okla. […]
August 8, 2019

Southeastern’s Doyal, Hollingback earn NIRA academic honors

SE Athletics Matt Thomas, Sports Information Director DURANT – Southeastern rodeo athletes Kaycee Hollingback and Cierra Doyal have been named National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association Scholar Americans, […]
August 8, 2019

Weldon Louie McCleskey

Weldon Louie McCleskey of Calera, Okla. passed away at his home on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 at the age of 80. Weldon was born on Nov. […]
August 8, 2019

Colbert boy drowns in pond

COLBERT – An 8-year-old boy drowned while swimming in a private pond near Colbert on Wednesday evening. The boy was swimming with his sister in the […]
August 7, 2019

Clifford Ronald “Ronnie” Swafford

Clifford Ronald “Ronnie” Swafford, 72 of Durant, Okla. passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 in Dallas, Texas. He was born on Nov. 12, 1946 in […]
August 7, 2019

Chamber welcomes My Beautiful Scents with ribbon cutting

DURANT – The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce recognized its newest member with a ribbon cutting at its own office. That new business is an online […]
August 7, 2019

Cecil Ray Phillips

Cecil Ray Phillips of Denison, Texas (originally of Savoy, Texas) died Aug. 4, 2019 at the Woodlands Care Center. He was 84 years of age. Ray […]
August 7, 2019

Library summer reader program winners honored

The summer is winding down and the Donald W. Reynolds Library recently honored the winners from this year’s Summer Reading Program. Pictured above from left to […]