April 1, 2019

Monday Motivation

By Sierra Kovash I recently started trying to lose weight and get my body and mind fit again. It is proven that physical activity can help […]
March 31, 2019

Donna Ruth (Carter) Hill

Donna Ruth (Carter) Hill was born in Calera, Okla. On March 11, 1941, to Weldon and Myrtle (Jones) Carter. She died peacefully at her home in […]
March 30, 2019

Bonnie Ester Bruner

Bonnie Ester Bruner, 71, of Vine Grove, Ky., left this life March 25, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving children and husband. She attended […]
March 29, 2019

William Edward Boone

William Edward Boone of Durant, Okla. passed away at his home on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the age of 71. He was born on Feb. […]
March 29, 2019

Larry Jarvis

Larry R. Jarvis, Sr., of Bokchito, Okla. passed from this life on Thursday, March 27, 2019 at the age of 78. He was born on Monday, […]
March 28, 2019

Thursday Thoughts

By Sierra Kovash While scrolling through Facebook a while ago my friend, Paul Steen, wrote, “If opportunity hasn’t knocked, you might have failed to build the […]
March 27, 2019

LaJoye (Cooper) Smith

LaJoye (Cooper) Smith was born on Oct. 28, 1932 in Fordyce, Ark. to Herman and Lee Joy (Slaton) Cooper. LaJoye passed away on March 23, 2019 […]
March 27, 2019

Former Lady Lion Russell puts first two college home runs in the books

ALVA – It is always good to have a great day in a game against your team’s archrival. Durant alum (Class of 2018) Taylor Russell did […]
March 27, 2019

Announcement coming that Durant has been selected to become a Purple Heart City

Release DURANT – Friday, March 29 is Vietnam Veterans Memorial Day. This new day of recognition was first acknowledged in March 2018 and is a day […]