July 23, 2018

Governor Fallin signs emergency rules for medical marijuana

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – On July 11, Governor Mary Fallin issued this statement after signing emergency rules adopted by the Oklahoma State Board of Health, which […]
July 23, 2018

Mullin votes to repeal Waters of the U.S. rule, prohibit funding for Obama-era rules

Release Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-2) released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 6147, the Interior, Environment, Financial Services, and General Government Appropriations Act for […]
July 18, 2018

City pool to close afternoon sessions on Thursday, Friday

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The heat in the area and this entire section of the country is taking its toll in many ways. Local activities […]
July 18, 2018

Choctaw Youth Advisory Board building community leaders

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT – Arlie Crouch is a good example of the impact of the Choctaw Nation’s Youth Advisory Board. Crouch began participating in YAB […]
July 13, 2018

Medical Examiner Office releases drivers’ identifications

BRYAN COUNTY – The Medical Examiner Office has released the identifications of the drivers involved in the two-vehicle collision that took place June 21 on Roosevelt […]
July 12, 2018

Quilting is life

By Kristen Banks People always ask me what I love most about quilting, and they’re usually surprised when I tell them, “It’s the people.” I think […]
July 11, 2018

Choctaw road construction helps all in counties

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT – The Choctaw Nation Transportation Department is doing more than filling potholes. In the past three years, the Choctaw Nation has […]
July 10, 2018

Choctaw Code Talkers monument dedicated

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens ANTLERS – “Most people don’t know about our Choctaw Code Talkers,” Choctaw Nation Chief Gary Batton said. Batton explained that this monument is a way […]
July 5, 2018

Benefit of the doubt

By Kristen Banks What have I been doing this week you might ask? I’ve been dealing with the aftermath of a poor decision I made last […]