Trippie Hippie ribbon cutting

A ribbon cutting was held Friday for new Durant Area Chamber of Commerce member The Trippie Hippie Co., located at 211 N. Second Ave. in downtown Durant. The store carries unique clothing for women …

Truck carrying boiler strikes overpass

A semi and trailer carrying an industrial boiler southbound on Highway 69-75 became stuck underneath the Redbud Lane overpass Thursday morning. The overpass was closed to east and westbound …

Window painting at NWH

Michelle Little, Jaryn Little and Katelynn Hicks painted a new mural last week on the front window of Northwest Heights Elementary School. The previous mural, part of which is shown in the top photo, …

FFF seeking donations for building

Families Feeding Families is seeking help to build a facility to serve meals every day and their fundraising plans have been disrupted since last spring because of the pandemic. The organization …

Wests to celebrate 70 years of marriage

Jay and Edna West of Durant were high school sweethearts and will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. Jay Phelps married Edna Fay McCullough in Clio, Michigan, on August 19, 1950. Jay …
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