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Choctaw Nation to Offer Infusion Treatments to COVID-19 Patients

DURANT, Okla. (September 1, 2021) – The Choctaw Nation Health Care Center in Talihina, Okla. has begun treating patients infected with COVID-19 with the REGEN-COVTM infusion therapy. The treatment is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) similar to the three available COVID-19 vaccinations.

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Area Birthdays

September 2 — Britney Gibson

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Out & About

Rev. Melvin Jackson of Grove, Oklahoma was out & about Monday and Tuesday visiting with his cousin Betty Finney and the Aaron Finney family, the Paul Evett family, and the Robert Files family.

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Country Comments

School has started back and I wanted to share an old teacher’s contract for a Wisconsin School District that was used 100 years ago.

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Pontotoc County Public Records


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Labor Day

Allen City Hall and Farmers State bank will be closed in observance of Labor Day. The drive-thru will also be closed Saturday. The Allen Food Center and the Allen Quick Pic and

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Remember the story of a certain ornery little twelveyear old boy, who showed up at school one morning with an impressive shiner? His black eye was truly a thing of brutal beauty. Upon greeting him, his teacher immediately noticed and asked him in horror, “Who gave you such a terrible black eye?!” His proud response, “Heck, Ma’am, they don’t just go ‘round givin’ these things away. Ya’ gotta fight for ‘em.”

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