August 22, 2020

Lankford: The 2020 Election won’t destroy the Post Office

By Senator James Lankford Remember when institutions like the Post Office were non-partisan? Over the past weeks, media outlets have reported fears and accusations of sabotage about […]
August 22, 2020

Kenneth Reid

Kenneth Edward Reid, 51 of Calera, Okla., passed away on August 17, 2020 at his home. He was born on October 20, 1968, in Oklahoma City, […]
August 21, 2020

Chamber of Commerce hosts ribbon cutting for Budget Blinds

DURANT – The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed in another member this week, hosting a ribbon cutting at its own office on Fourth Ave. Budget […]
August 21, 2020

First United Bank holds water and gatorade drive to benefit local first responders

DURANT — First United takes great pride in being a community bank and serves a greater purpose by inspiring and empowering others to spend life wisely, […]
August 21, 2020

Jorge Morales

orge Morales, age 76, entered into rest on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020 in Del Rio, Texas. He was born on Sept. 9, 1943. Jorge was born […]
August 21, 2020

Lynn Victor Hilburn

Lynn Victor Hilburn was born on July 9, 1943 in Santa Ana, Calif. to the late Arthur “AA” Allen and Koell (Shelton) Hilburn. Lynn passed from […]
August 20, 2020

Oklahoma tops 50,000 positive cases of COVID-19

OKLAHOMA – The state crossed a milestone number on Thursday in regard to the recent health crisis. On the Oklahoma State Department of Health website tracking […]
August 20, 2020

Stitt announces federal approval of state’s LWA application

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt announced Wednesday the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved the State’s application to provide unemployed Oklahomans with an additional $300 per week […]
August 20, 2020

Juanita Williams

Juanita Jean (Woods) Williams, 92, passed peacefully at her home in Colbert, Okla. on August 17, 2020. Nita, as she was known to her family and friends, […]