July 19, 2022

Wanda “Sue” Wingo

Wanda “Sue” Wingo of Bokchito, Okla., passed peacefully from this life on July 14, 2022. She was born in Matoy, Okla., on October 24, 1936, to […]
July 19, 2022

Karlita Jo Wimberley

Karlita Jo (Swindell) Wimberley was born Monday, June 24, 1957 in Dallas, Texas to Champ Swindell and Olendle (Duckworth) Swindell. She entered into her Heavenly home […]
July 18, 2022

Patty Gates

Patty Gates, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Thursday, July 14, 2022 at the age of 62. She was born on Monday, May 16, […]
July 18, 2022

Nadine Brock

Nadine (Whited) Brock was born Monday, August 3, 1942 in Davidson, Ark. to Sherman Whited and Thelma Mae (Lindsey) Whited. She passed from this life on […]
July 18, 2022

Becky Bechtol

Anna Rebecca “Becky” Bechtol was born on Thursday, August 21, 1947 at 2:15 pm in Denison, Texas to Rosie Lee Wall Head and William Morgan Head […]
July 15, 2022

Bill “Auntie” Turner

Bill “Auntie” (Collman) Turner passed away from this life on July 13, 2022. She was born on May 15, 1929, in Wolfe City, Texas to William […]
July 15, 2022

First United named to Forbes America’s Best Banks in Each State 2022 list

First United First United Bank announced that it has been named to Forbes’ 2022 ranking of America’s Best Banks.  The distinction is based on customer feedback and First United is one of only 133 banks in the United  States to be recognized, as well as one of only five banks in Texas to make the list, which includes a  total of 4,839 regional and community banks from around the nation.     “We are extremely honored to be included among the best banks in America, and it is made even more  special because the recognition is based on our customers’ experiences with us, as well as their trust and  confidence in our organization,” Greg Massey, CEO of First United said.     In collaboration with market research firm, Statista, Forbes surveyed more than 26,000 customers across  the nation to identify the best banks in America. Survey participants rated banks on overall customer  satisfaction, how likely they were to recommend the bank, and various facets of relationship, including  trust, branch and digital services, customer service, and financial advice.      “I am incredibly proud of our high-performing employees. This ranking emphasizes their commitment  to living our values and our desire to inspire and empower others to Spend Life Wisely. This is what  makes our organization so remarkable,” stated Massey.      First United’s purpose is to inspire and empower others to Spend Life Wisely, which includes a holistic  approach to life that encompasses financial well-being, faith, health and wellness, and personal growth.  The organization takes pride in its values of faith, family, integrity, high-performance teams, lifelong  learning, relationships and communities, and doing what is right for its employees, customers, and the  communities.     […]
July 15, 2022

Leadership Focus of Youth Advisory Board meets

Choctaw Nation The above picture shows Councilman Jess Henry meeting with Youth Advisory Board (YAB) members from District 4 at YAB’s Quarterly Conference held July 9 […]
July 15, 2022

Atlas Hoffman

Atlas Hayze Hoffman. AtlasAttingtonAtticusAttapingo, and “Pingo” for short is the name he was given. To most, that is a mouthful to say. To those that love […]