July 3, 2021

Curtis Jenkins

Notice of passing: Curtis Jenkins was born on Aug. 25, 1958. He passed on June 17, 2021. Cremation services were selected. Arrangements under the direction of […]
July 2, 2021

Two dead in plane crash near Ada

PONTOTOC COUNTY – A single-engine plane went down near Ada early Friday morning resulting in the death of two people. Derrick Sutherland, 35, of Ada, was […]
July 2, 2021

2020-2021 Main Street Awards

Durant Main Street honored local businesses Thursday night at the organization’s annual banquet. Outgoing president of the Main Street Board, Kassi Wilkey, said she was proud […]
July 2, 2021

Billy Walden

Billy F. Walden, 93, of Durant, Okla., passed away on June 25, 2021, in Durant. Billy was born on January 31, 1928, in Durant to Obie […]
July 1, 2021

Betty Wyrick

Betty S. Wyrick was born Wednesday, Sept. 20, 1944 in Durant, Okla., to Clovis Wayne Calhoun and Ova Alice (Hogue) Calhoun. She passed from this life […]
July 1, 2021

Choctaw tribal member overcomes COVID-19 after 221 days hospitalized

Choctaw Nation Kendra Sikes DURANT – Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority (CNHSA) discharged a special patient last week. Doyle Springs spent 221 days in a healthcare facility […]
July 1, 2021

Leigh Long

Leigh Suzette “Lee Lee” Long passed away on June 26, 2021, in Denison, Texas, at the age of 52. Leigh was born on Oct. 19, 1968, […]
July 1, 2021

Everything you wanted to know about protein intake for muscle building – Part 2

Workout Anytime Greg Maurer If you have not read Part 1 check it out first! Amino Acids 101 All proteins are made up of amino acids. […]
July 1, 2021

House Leader Virgin requests study on ending state grocery tax

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – House Minority Leader Emily Virgin, D-Norman, filed an interim study request Tuesday to examine the benefits of ending the state sales tax […]