Bishop David Konderla visits St. William Catholic Parish

Bishop David Konderla visits St. William Catholic Parish

On September 17, 2017, the parish of St. William Catholic Church was honored to receive a visit from Bishop David Konderla, Bishop of the Tulsa Dioces...

October 3rd, 2017 |  


Karen and Steve Allen celebrated their 50th anniversary with friends and family on September 30. They were married on October 3, 1967 in Bonham, Texas...

October 2nd, 2017 |  


Schulze makes First-Class

Schulze makes First-Class

In March of this year, all qualifying E-5 (Second Class) sailors took the test vying for promotion. This included all naval stations worldwide. Result...

September 30th, 2017 |  


A brief History of Bryan County farming

A brief History of Bryan County farming

Bryan County has always boasted fertile farm lands, but tourists driving through today don’t see much except pastures and cattle. Some local res...

September 30th, 2017 |  


Brooks-Williams earns Master’s degree from Harvard

Brooks-Williams earns Master’s degree from Harvard

BOSTON , Mass. - Riley Denae Brooks-Williams, wife of Ryen Williams and daughter of Renea Roberts and Terry Brooks of Durant, was awarded a Master of ...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Social held for Chapter Laureate Alpha Xi of Beta Sigma Phi

On Sunday, September 24, 2017, five members of the Laureate Alpha Xi Chapter met at Rustico’s Restaurant in Denison, Texas. The ladies did not h...

September 26th, 2017 |  


AAUW honors scholarship recipients

The September meeting of the Durant Affiliate AAUW (American Association of University Women) was held in the home of Billie Robinson for the first me...

September 26th, 2017 |  


Billy Hamilton Receives Innovation Award

Billy Hamilton Receives Innovation Award

Billy Hamilton was among recipients of awards during Oklahoma Minority Enterprise Development Awards and given the “Innovation” award. The...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


60th wedding anniversary

60th wedding anniversary

David and Barbara Mize of Tulsa, formerly Durant, celebrated their 60th anniversary on August 31, 2017. They were married in Bokchito on August 31, 19...

September 18th, 2017 |  


60th wedding anniversary

60th wedding anniversary

Mary Helen (Anderson) Ayers & Jerry Edmond Ayers will celebrate 60 years of marriage on September 14th. They were married September 14th, 1957 at ...

September 13th, 2017 |