September 9, 2021

Speaker McCall opposes Biden mandate proposals, applauds new law allow Oklahoma to challenge federal overreach

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma House Speaker Charles McCall, R-Atoka, issued the following statement opposing overreaching federal mandates announced by President Joe Biden: “The Oklahoma Legislature […]
September 9, 2021

Karen Drake

Karen Drake, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 at the age of 62. She was born on Thursday, July 23, […]
September 9, 2021

Charlene “Choc” Mintz Tidwell

Charlene “Choc” Mintz Tidwell was born on Jan. 20, 1929, and passed away on Aug. 23, 2021. She was 92. Charlene was born to Jerry Edward […]
September 9, 2021

Preparations underway for street expansion project at University Blvd.

City of Durant DURANT – In less than a month, street expansion construction will officially begin on University Boulevard in Durant. “We’ve been looking forward to […]
September 9, 2021

Carolyn Robertson

Carolyn Robertson, age 74, passed away on Sept. 8, 2021. Carolyn was born Feb. 28, 1947, to Lawrence and Dorothy Davis in Platter, Okla. She worked […]
September 9, 2021

Absentee voting focus of legislative interim study

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Three state lawmakers hosted an interim study Wednesday on Oklahoma’s absentee voting processes. Rep. Andy Fugate, D-Del City, Rep. John Waldron, D-Tulsa, and […]
September 9, 2021

Abundant Life Texoma receiving donations for Hurricane Ida relief

DURANT – A local church is a drop-off point for items to help those affected by Hurricane Ida. Abundant Life Texoma is receiving donations to go […]
September 9, 2021

Alan Davenport

Alan Davenport, 52, of Bennington, was born Friday, September 20, 1968 in Dayton, Texas to Billy Joe Davenport and Juanita Merle (McDonald) Davenport. He departed this […]
September 8, 2021

Cherokee Communications to host meet and greet

CALERA – Cherokee Communications is holding a Customer Appreciation Day on Thursday, Sept. 9. All customers are invited to come out the Main Office for food […]