February 17, 2021

Eddie Holtzman

Eddie Holtzman, of Calera, Okla., passed from this life on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 at the age of 72. He was born on Saturday, Sept. 25, […]
February 17, 2021

Betty Garrard

Betty Sue Garrard left this life on Feb. 10, 2021 at the age of 88. She was born in Chickalah, Ark. to Gladys Ruby Blevins Thacker […]
February 16, 2021

Local volunteers, organizations put together a shelter during the freeze

By Joey McWilliams It is a cold weather snap that hasn’t been seen or felt in this area in decades. And it has presented many challenges […]
February 16, 2021

Dari Money

Dari Joyce (Allen) Money passed from this life on Feb. 11, 2021 in Durant, Okla. at the age of 74. She was born on May 13, […]
February 15, 2021

Maudie Mae Baker Devora

Maudie Mae Baker Devora, 78 of Madill, Okla., passed away on February 12, 2021.  She was born on December 21, 1942 in Malvern, Ark. to the […]
February 15, 2021

Bryan County facilities closed Tuesday

Release ALL Bryan County Government Facilities will be CLOSED on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, because of extreme cold weather causing hazardous road conditions.
February 15, 2021

Durant Chamber welcomes 3 Amigos to the fold

The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting for 3 Amigos Tax Service to recognition its entrance into the local organization. The business, which […]
February 15, 2021

Jestis elected AFR/OFU Southeast Agent Director

Release NORMAN — American Farmers & Ranchers/Oklahoma Farmers Union (AFR/OFU) held officer and director elections at the 116th Annual AFR/OFU State Convention Feb. 12-13. Landon Jestis, […]
February 15, 2021

Blog: Caffeine can help protect brain function

Workout Anytime Greg Maurer We usually consume caffeine for the energy boost it provides, but for the plants that produce it, caffeine serves as a pesticide […]