Democrats concerned about new administration

We are local Democrats who are very concerned about many of the policies of the new administration in Washington D.C.For instance, a second “Mus...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Trump has contempt for the media

I want to state my concern over Trump’s disparaging remarks and outright contempt for the media. He has been selective about which media coverag...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Local Democratic women are on the move

To let you know our Democratic women are on the move. At our last meeting, our president, Margaret Taylor and her daughter, told of all the marches th...

March 8th, 2017 |  


Making the right choices in the nursing home

“It was a nice warm and beautiful day. Got up, went to the bathroom, then looked at the clock and realized it was 11 o’clock in the mornin...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Father’s Rights Bill introduced

Father’s Rights Bill introduced

The Oklahoma 56th Legislature’s first session of 2017 has begun. Unintentionally, in the first week I have managed to spark a national debate wi...

February 28th, 2017 |  


Journalists are more important than ever

Like all young children, I had many ideas about what I would be when I grew up – reporter (like April O’Neal!), doctor, lawyer, reporter (...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Trash is a problem in the city

As a Durant resident, I have been picking up a variety of waste materials and dumped debris on my neighborhood street and property for years. It is ha...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Engineers needed for road development

Durant is growing and is becoming the place to be. Many new housing developments, some 100 or more houses are being built on empty spaces or pasture l...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Health care is under attack

The attack has already begun! I mean the first attack to tear down and throw away our health care act that was giving more than 20 million of us the c...

February 10th, 2017 |  


DAV helps woman obtain wheelchair

In a time when the news seems to be more bad than good we just thought we would share the kindness that we were shown by the Disabled American Veteran...

January 30th, 2017 |