Cookie and salsa competition to be held during the County Free Fair

Attention all cooks, young and old. Do you often brag or someone else brags that you make the best cookies or salsa. Would you like to claim real brag...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Dr. Gaskin celebrates 100th birthday

Dr. Gaskin celebrates 100th birthday

Dr. J.M. Gaskin celebrates his 100th birthday today at Featherstone Retirement and Assisted Living Center in Durant. Dr. Gaskin was pastor of the Firs...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Guess who is turning 40?

Guess who is turning 40?

Drop by Calvary Baptist Church at South Seventh and Louisiana Street Sept. 4 from 4-6 p.m. to wish Shea a happy 40th birthday. No gifts, please. .neFi...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Choctaw Nation Headquarters nearing completion.

Choctaw Nation Headquarters nearing completion.

The new Choctaw Nation headquarters building is nearing completion. This facility will consolodate nearly all of the Choctaw Nation’s services i...

August 28th, 2017 |  


The new Choctaw Nation headquarters building is nearing completion. This facility will consolodate nearly all of the Choctaw Nation’s services i...

August 23rd, 2017 |  


Let’s go to the movies!

Let’s go to the movies!

No doubt you’ve heard the dire prediction that the demise of the movie theater is now just a matter of when and where we will hold the last one&...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Arnetts celebrate 50th anniversary

Arnetts celebrate 50th anniversary

Carolyn and Butch Arnett celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on August 11th, cruising on the American Queen Steamboat theme cruise “Music ...

August 18th, 2017 |  


Have fun and learn something, too, at the county fair

Anyone interested in more than a little family-friendly fun that is easy on the wallet should plan on checking out one – or all – of the c...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Bread baking contest to be held during fair

Bread baking contest to be held during fair

To promote the art of baking bread, the Oklahoma Wheat Commission will be sponsoring a special fair category for homemade breads, the “Best of W...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Bryan County Free Fair approaches

The Bryan County Free Fair is scheduled for September 6th through the 9th. With the fair being only a few weeks away, it’s time to start getting...

August 12th, 2017 |