June 1, 2021

Landon Wayne Emerson

Landon Wayne Emerson passed away May 24, 2021, at the young age of 15. He was born to his mother, Lacey Burt and father, Khyle Emerson […]
May 31, 2021

Mae McBride

Mae A. McBride, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Friday, May 28, 2021 at the age of 88.  She was born on Sunday, Feb. 19, […]
May 31, 2021

Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival’s Season Under the Stars set to open June 12, 13

DURANT – The Oklahoma Shakespearean Festival will be performing for two weekends with an outdoor feel in 2021. The Season Under the Stars is set to […]
May 31, 2021

Duane “Bucky” Anteau

Duane “Bucky” Anteau, of Mead, Okla., passed from this life on Friday, May 28, 2021 at the age of 89. He was born on Monday, April […]
May 31, 2021

Bennington teen taken by Air Evac following ATV accident

BRYAN COUNTY – A local teenager was flown to Plano this weekend after an ATV accident. Caleb Smith, 18, of Bennington, was driving a 2014 Honda […]
May 31, 2021

LaRhonda Gibson

LaRhonda Gay (Taylor) Gibson was born on June 10, 1962 in Hobbs, N.M. to Presley Andrew and Barbara Ann (Camp) Taylor. LaRhonda passed away on Saturday, […]
May 31, 2021

Choctaw Nation Princess Pageants to be held in June

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown The Choctaw Nation Princess and Royalty Program announced its plan for the 2021-22 princess pageants in each of its 12 districts. The […]
May 31, 2021

Choctaw Nation Election Board names Tribal Council candidates

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – Three districts of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) have seats up for election to the Tribal Council in 2021, […]
May 30, 2021

Rosa Lemmons

Rosa Bell Lemmons, 85 of Kingston, Okla., passed away on Friday, May 28, 2021, at her home in Kingston.  She was born on Sept. 6, 1935 […]