7-12-05 - Dozens of law enforcement officers gathered to remember one of Murray County's bravest deputies on Tuesday morning.
Many area departments took turns saying to goodbye to Czar, a drug dog for the Murray County Sheriff, at a memorial service. He died suddenly of cancer on Friday.
The K-9 memorial service is the first of it's kind in the southern Oklahoma area and a tradition the sheriff's department wants to start. They're looking at reserving spots at a cemetery so other area drug dogs can have a proper officer burial in the future.
Czar was part of the sheriff's department for eight years. He was buried Saturday on private land out in the county.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.