January 5, 2018

Sequins and Stilettos on Saturday

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The calendar has turned and it is time once again to look toward spring formal fashion with a runway show in […]
January 4, 2018

Smooth sailing in 2018

By Kristen Banks Ah, it’s that time of year again. Another chapter has closed, and the sun has set on 2017. We rest and reflect for […]
January 3, 2018

Choctaw Nation WIC implements E-cards

Choctaw Nation Choctaw Nation WIC has made receiving Women, Infants and Children (WIC) benefits easier for families. On Nov. 6, 2017, the new e-card was released – […]
December 25, 2017

For unto us…

“And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came […]
December 12, 2017

Suspect in robbery, larceny arrested in Calera

By Joey McWilliams CALERA – One man was arrested early Sunday morning in conjunction with a robbery outside the First United Bank location in Calera. Philip Chaz […]
December 10, 2017

Gratitude for Project Pink donations still felt around Christmastime

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The Durant High School cheerleaders have been selling Project Pink T-Shirts each fall during football season since 2008. The cheerleaders design […]
December 9, 2017

Skills USA held second annual chili fundraiser on Friday

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The weather cooperated with the Skills USA program on Friday, allowing it serve chili on a chilly day. The Kiamichi Technology […]
December 4, 2017

Burkhart’s blanket drive grows in its third year

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Emma Burkhart is working hard into another Christmas season with the organization she founded – the Keep Kids Warm Blanket Drive. […]
November 28, 2017

Bryan County Toys for Tots begins 2017 toy drive

Release The Durant Noon Lions Club Toy Box committee, in conjunction with the United States Marine Corps Reserves Toys for Tots is marking the 18th anniversary […]