Super Simone! Biles soars to Olympic all-around title

Super Simone! Biles soars to Olympic all-around title

RIO DE JANEIRO — Simone Biles and Aly Raisman stood side by side in Rio Olympic Arena, clutching each other while waiting for the inevitable cor...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Rapinoe’s return comes in time for quarterfinal push

Rapinoe’s return comes in time for quarterfinal push

MANAUS, Brazil — Megan Rapinoe’s return is coming at just the right time for the United States.The U.S. women have advanced to the Olympic...

August 11th, 2016 |  


It’s golf’s time to deliver a good show at the Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO — Men’s golf gets four days to make up for four months of negative chatter about whether it even belongs in the Olympics.No...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Even Olympic selfies are complicated by Koreas’ rivalry

Even Olympic selfies are complicated by Koreas’ rivalry

RIO DE JANEIRO — Nothing is ever easy for the rival Koreas, even that most ubiquitous and usually innocent of Olympic interactions, the selfie.L...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Green, not gold, color of the day at Olympic diving pool

Green, not gold, color of the day at Olympic diving pool

RIO DE JANEIRO — Green, not gold, was the color of the day at the Olympic diving venue.Sure, China won its third consecutive gold medal on Tuesd...

August 10th, 2016 |  


‘Final Five’ win one more gymnastics gold for Karolyi

‘Final Five’ win one more gymnastics gold for Karolyi

RIO DE JANEIRO — Martha Karolyi leaned forward, her hands clutching the railing in front of her seat. Knuckles white. Head tilted. Body tense.It...

August 9th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


Lloyd Wells a resident of Wade, Oklahoma left this life on Friday, August 5, 2016 at the age of 81. He was born in Wade, Oklahoma on August 1, 1935 to...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Harry (Coach) Dodd was born to Harry and Margaret Wicker Dodd on August 19, 1931, at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He departed this life on August 6, 2016 ...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Betty Burns a resident of Durant passed away on August 6. A chapel service will be at 10:00 AM Friday, August 12 at the Holmes Coffey Murray Chapel wi...

August 8th, 2016 |  


Carolyn Jean Cavender of Durant passed away at the age of 75. Carolyn was born April 15, 1941 in Anadarko, Ok to John Henry White and Bertie Faye (Wal...

August 8th, 2016 updated: August 8th, 2016. |