The president should be shown respect

Ignorant people resist what they do not understand. They also make assumptions about things before they have all the facts. They hear one thing they d...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Durant deserves better treatment

Durant deserves better treatment

As a former Durant resident, I feel like my hometown is being unfairly bashed. In The Norman Transcript on Thursday, Durant was portrayed in a very ne...

July 18th, 2015 updated: July 18th, 2015. |  


Declaring our Independence … from God?

Declaring our Independence … from God?

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July 11th, 2015 |  


Tourism department not a part of lawsuit against Pointe Vista

In the June 14, 2015 edition of the Durant Democrat, Stephen Willis was quoted saying “ … Tourism [the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Dep...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Reader says court changed God’s definition of marriage

Well, it wasn’t a Paul Revere but it should have jarred us awake when five of the Supreme Court judges took it upon themselves to change our cre...

July 11th, 2015 |  


Take back Lake Texoma State Park – No compromise!

Over a decade ago, the Commissioners of the Land Office crafted a reckless scheme to privatize Lake Texoma State Park. Five years earlier this was the...

July 2nd, 2015 |  


Pointe Vista sells park land to their corporate officers

The Oklahoma Commissioners of the Land Office (CLO) filed suit against Pointe Vista Development in January 2014 for breach of contract. They also file...

June 25th, 2015 |  


Summertime Fun

Splish! Splash! In the swimming pool; the smell of watermelon, hot dogs, and hamburgers in the air; the kids laughing and running around outside, thes...

June 19th, 2015 |  


CLO v Pointe Vista Development – Mediation, or Betrayal by the State?

The privatization of Lake Texoma State Park appears to have been set up from the start by state officials and politicians working closely with a promi...

June 14th, 2015 |  


Hunger coalition speaks of news article

Thank you and reporter Dan Pennington for the Sunday-edition front-page coverage of an event of great importance to our Bryan County community: The of...

June 10th, 2015 |