May 5, 2014
Durant Daily Democrat
War vet/amputee surmounts obstacles
Kisha Makerney holds the American flag at the Mount Kilimanjaro summit. More about the amputee veterans' venture is online at www.kilimanjarowarriors.... Many people speak about losing a part of themselves, about wrangling with the woes of navigating life's mountains and valleys.
Oklahoma History Center has new 'Steamboat Heroine' exhibit
For most people, steamboats likely conjure up romantic images of rakish gamblers floating in luxury down the Mississippi River to St. Louis or New Orleans.
Fort Towson man arrested for lewd molestation of a child
The Choctaw County Sheriff's Office says 73 year old Bennie Jackson, of Fort Towson, was arrested just before 4 Thursday afternoon at the sheriff's department.