August 8, 2019

Colbert boy drowns in pond

COLBERT – An 8-year-old boy drowned while swimming in a private pond near Colbert on Wednesday evening. The boy was swimming with his sister in the […]
August 7, 2019

Clifford Ronald “Ronnie” Swafford

Clifford Ronald “Ronnie” Swafford, 72 of Durant, Okla. passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019 in Dallas, Texas. He was born on Nov. 12, 1946 in […]
August 7, 2019

Chamber welcomes My Beautiful Scents with ribbon cutting

DURANT – The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce recognized its newest member with a ribbon cutting at its own office. That new business is an online […]
August 7, 2019

Cecil Ray Phillips

Cecil Ray Phillips of Denison, Texas (originally of Savoy, Texas) died Aug. 4, 2019 at the Woodlands Care Center. He was 84 years of age. Ray […]
August 7, 2019

Library summer reader program winners honored

The summer is winding down and the Donald W. Reynolds Library recently honored the winners from this year’s Summer Reading Program. Pictured above from left to […]
August 7, 2019

Nathaniel David Lee Dancer

Nathaniel David Lee Dancer, 21 of Durant, Okla. passed away on August 2, 2019. He was born on Nov. 30, 1997 in Landstuhl, Germany to Donald […]
August 7, 2019

U.S. 69/75 modernization project gets green light

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – After years of planning, countless hours in the design room and input from the public, the US-69/75 corridor in Bryan County is […]
August 7, 2019

DHS Choir Boosters plan for year, set meeting schedule

The Durant High School Choir Boosters met on Tuesday evening at DHS to discuss upcoming events, fundraising for 2019-2020 and this year’s musical – Tarzan! The DHS […]
August 7, 2019

Marriage licenses – Aug. 1-6, 2019

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for during the week of Aug. 1-6, 2019. (We had an eight-day week last week, so […]