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. |  


First gold medal in Rio goes to US shooter Virginia Thrasher

RIO DE JANEIRO — Virginia Thrasher went through a three-week spring whirlwind, winning three NCAA titles and a spot on the U.S. Olympic Shooting...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Olympics media: Delayed start for NBC, ad overload

Olympics media: Delayed start for NBC, ad overload

NBC is proud of showing every Olympics competition live online, and many on TV. So, it makes the decision to air Friday’s opening ceremony via t...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Swimming’s best sister act carries the Aussies to relay gold

Swimming’s best sister act carries the Aussies to relay gold

RIO DE JANEIRO — Australia turned to the best sister act in swimming to hold off an American team anchored by Katie Ledecky.Give the gold to Cat...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Many players to watch outside US in Olympic men’s basketball

RIO DE JANEIRO — From Kyrie to KD, DeMar to DeMarcus, many players on the U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team are so well known to NBA fans...

August 6th, 2016 |