NEWS


6:19 am |    
Homecoming queen crowned
6:11 am
Updated: 6:28 am. |    
Forgotten dreams in Cade
11:47 pm
Updated: 6:27 am. |    
Durant High School Homecoming festivities held
1:10 am |    
DHS Homecoming Bonfire held
1:08 am |    
Doug Stone performs tonight
Impressive crowd celebrates homecoming at Southeastern

Impressive crowd celebrates homecoming at Southeastern

An impressive number of alumni and friends returned to campus over the weekend as Southeastern Oklahoma State University celebrated Homecoming 2016.Th...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Southeastern holds homecoming

Southeastern holds homecoming

Southeastern Oklahoma State University held homecoming activites Saturday. .neFileBlock { margin-bottom: 20px; } .neFileBlock p { margin: 0px 0px 0p...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Decorating Main Street for SOSU Homecoming parade today, Saturday at 10am

Decorating Main Street for SOSU Homecoming parade today, Saturday at 10am

Members of Durant Main Street Decorating Committee and Durant High students decorate for Southeastern’s Saturday Homecoming parade down Main Str...

September 24th, 2016 |  


A visit to the Jones Cemetery

A visit to the Jones Cemetery

My hands grasped my camera firmly as I realized I was minutes away from seeing what I consider a “Holy Grail” of Bryan County history.This...

September 24th, 2016 |  


SE Homecoming continues today

SE Homecoming continues today

Southeastern Oklahoma State University Homecoming activities were held Friday and continue today.The Distinguished Awards Banquet recognizing Distingu...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Jury finds woman guilty of placing tattoos on children

A Mead woman accused of forcibly applying tattoos on two children was convicted during a jury trial this week.Jurors spent about 45 minutes deliberati...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Former DHS Lion named national semifinalist for award

Former DHS Lion named national semifinalist for award

IRVING, Texas – The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame has announced the 156 semifinalists for the 2016 William V. Campbell...

October 1st, 2016 |  


Savage Storm continues putting up big numbers on gridiron

Savage Storm continues putting up big numbers on gridiron

Coach Bo Atterberry’s footballers made it three in a row with a 45-14 win at Southern Nazarene.The Savage Storm, picked to finish eighth in the ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Tradition-rich Glenpool making move up to 5A

Glenpool is likely an unfamiliar name to many Durant fans (unless of course you happen to remember that being the site of one of Joell Wiley’s b...

September 30th, 2016 |  


First Quarter Success During Oklahoma’s Archery Deer Season

First Quarter Success During Oklahoma’s Archery Deer Season

As the 2016-17 Oklahoma archery deer season opens up this weekend for its run to Jan. 15, 2017, a lot of local bowhunters are ready to hit the woods a...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Lady Rebels roll into 2A regional finals

Lady Rebels roll into 2A regional finals

SILO – Yogi Berra once coined the phrase, “It ain’t over till it’s over.”Most of the members of the Silo softball team m...

September 30th, 2016 updated: September 30th, 2016. |  


LIFE


12:17 am |    
Bryant and Reece to wed
Feeding weaned calves

Feeding weaned calves

Spring born calves have already been, or soon will be weaned to meet the 45 day requirement for value-added calf sales. A minimum of a 45-day weaning ...

September 9th, 2016 |  


A drive to Clarita to see the simple life

A drive to Clarita to see the simple life

I took photos Saturday afternoon of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sherman, Texas, and after posting them on Facebook, one of my friends lamented...

September 7th, 2016 |  


Theatre at Southeastern’s Assortment of Shows creates fun for all

Theatre at Southeastern is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 season. The season kicks off in late-September with the Greek tragedy “Medea”...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Book Talk to be held

Book Talk to be held

Book Talk opens its new season of book discussions with a comic fantasy novel, “Equal Rites,” on September 8 at 7:00 p.m. at Donald W. Rey...

September 6th, 2016 |  


Fall armyworms in lawns and fall forage crops

Fall armyworms in lawns and fall forage crops

The fall armyworm has been observed in several Bryan County residential lawns over the past few days. In addition, fall armyworm infestations can be f...

August 30th, 2016 |  


OPINION


12:18 am |    
A Senate Review
10:51 pm |    
Four words that sound alike

What will happen with Pointe Vista land bought back?

It’s been three full months since Governor Fallin announced this great opportunity for a new hotel development at Lake Texoma State Park. She an...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Four words that sound alike

Four words that sound alike

Democracy.Hypocrisy.Complacency.Catastrophe.Kakistocracy.Funny how much alike those four words sound. The meanings, however, are a bit different.Yeah,...

August 3rd, 2016 |  


Become an Ombudsman Volunteer

Would you like to enrich the lives of residents living in nursing homes and assisted livings, and have two spare hours a week to volunteer? If you sai...

June 20th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |  


Lawsuit ends in loss of Lake Texoma State Park land

The state and Pointe Vista’s joint PR campaign served them well for almost ten years. Every public relations event or news release was designed ...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Greatness abides among us

I was greatly honored to attend the evening of recitations sponsored by the Center for Rhetoric and Professional Development of Southeastern Oklahoma ...

June 3rd, 2016 |  


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