March 4, 2019

Alvin Newcomb

Alvin L. Newcomb, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Saturday, Mar. 2, 2019 at the age of 88 . He was born on Tuesday, […]
March 2, 2019

Southeastern names Solum new head volleyball coach

SE Athletics  Matt Thomas, Sports Information Director DURANT – Southeastern Director of Athletics Keith Baxter has announced the hiring of Nicole Solum as Savage Storm volleyball’s […]
March 2, 2019

James Daniel

James F. Daniel a resident of Burleson, Texas passed from this life on Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019 at the age of 84. He was the son […]
February 28, 2019

#ShopCalera – Cherokee Communications

The Patriot continues with the weekly feature, #ShopCalera, highlighting businesses around the Calera area. With construction starting soon that will disrupt the normal flow of traffic […]
February 28, 2019

Edna Dills

Edna Corine Dills, a resident of Durant, Okla., and beloved family member, left this life and rejoiced in Heaven with her Savior on Monday, Feb. 25, […]
February 28, 2019

Jill Balentine

Jill Annette Williamson-Balentine, the daughter of Bill Gunter and Jerri Lange was born Apr. 27, 1963 in Madill, Okla. and passed away on Feb. 24, 2019 […]
February 27, 2019

Marriage licenses – Feb. 20-26, 2019

Marriage licenses filed in Bryan County during the week of Feb. 20-26, 2019: • Jordan Wesley Haddox and Lynna Joann Blackstock • Michael Johnathan Bishop and […]
February 27, 2019

County approves fair board election results despite alleged violations

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The Board of Commissioners for Bryan County on Tuesday at a special meeting approved the results from Saturday’s election with two […]
February 25, 2019

First United emphasizes love and impact at annual meeting

Release DURANT – First United Bank held its Annual Stakeholder Meeting on Monday, Feb. 18, where more than 1,500 employees, customers and community members came together […]