December 21, 2018

Choctaw Nation Early Head Start taking applications

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT – Choctaw Nation Early Head Start is accepting new applications as it prepares for 2019. “The program fosters school-readiness for approximately 138 […]
December 21, 2018

Marietta Allen

Marietta Allen, a longtime resident of Bokchito, Okla., left this life in Colbert, Okla. on Dec. 21, 2018 at the age of 79. She was born […]
December 21, 2018

Local business owners work together as opportunity is in the air

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – With the announcement last week that Durant was one of 10 semifinalists to be featured on a city makeover show, the […]
December 21, 2018

BCP Poll – Which of these 12 presents would YOU want?

It’s a song that gets stuck in your head after just one playing. And although there are a lot of gifts that my true love is […]
December 20, 2018

Arthur, Bushwackers sow into the community through work for the library

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The latter portion of the calendar is often thought of as a giving season. Jerry Arthur and his company, Bushwackers Land […]
December 20, 2018

Gallipot Pharmacy cuts ribbon in Calera and is open for business

By Joey McWilliams CALERA – Calera residents can look at a shorter drive to get prescriptions filled as a new pharmacy is now open in town. […]
December 20, 2018

Deane McClure

Deane McClure, loving mother and grandmother, passed away Wednesday Dec. 19, 2018 in Durant, Okla. at the age of 89. “Deane” as she was affectionately called […]
December 20, 2018

Brenda Roberson

Brenda Kay Roberson of Calera, Okla. passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 in Colbert, Okla. at the age of 71. She was born on June 30, […]
December 19, 2018

Durant high school lacrosse standout earns scholarship to Dallas Baptist University

By Joey Bautista DURANT – Dallas Baptist University Coach Dexter Goode announced the addition of Durant High School standout Brandon Carmichael (Class of 2018). Carmichael earned […]