December 1, 2020

Carolyn Boyd

Eulogy written by Beth Boyd. She was an academic, an author and adventurer. Carolyn W. Boyd was my grandmother, my dad’s mother and she passed away […]
December 1, 2020

Southeastern, Southwestern picked as WBB divisional favorites in GAC

GAC Communications RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – On Tuesday, the Great American Conference announced the results of its 2021 women’s basketball preseason poll. Harding earned the top spot in […]
December 1, 2020

Local business transforms into Santa’s Workshop for Toys for Tots donations

Release DURANT – Bond Laundry Co., a local dry cleaners, in Durant will transform into the Bond Toy Co. on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 from 6 […]
December 1, 2020

First United Bank named as Newsweek’s “America’s Best Bank” in the state of Oklahoma

Release DURANT – Newsweek recently partnered with LendingTree to unveil the first-ever Best Bank rankings for financial institutions that best serve their customers’ needs in today’s challenging times. […]
December 1, 2020

Diane Mabes

Diane Carol Mabes, 68, of Kingston, Okla. passed away November 24, 2020 at her home in Kingston.  She was born on October 15, 1952 in Libertyville, […]
November 30, 2020

David Chapman

David “Papa Bear” Chapman, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020 at the age of 60. He was born on Saturday, […]
November 30, 2020

Jimmy Taylor Jr.

Jimmy Lee Taylor Jr. was born on Sept. 11, 1963 in Altus, Okla., to Jimmy Lee Sr. and Ochrisie Ann (Howard) Taylor. Jimmy passed away on […]
November 30, 2020

OSDH announces short-term change to quarantine policy for Oklahoma schools

Release OKLAHOMA CITY— The Oklahoma State Department of Health announced last week an optional short-term policy change for schools with students who have been exposed to […]
November 30, 2020

Carla France

Carla France, age 68, passed away on Nov. 25, 2020, in Madill, Okla. She was born to Cleo and Sarah Bivins on June 23, 1952, in […]