January 21, 2019

Marvin “Marv” Leon Swears

Marvin Leon “Marv” Swears of Kingston, Okla. passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019 in Durant at the age of 80. He was born on June 25, […]
January 21, 2019

Silo wins Bryan County Junior High Tournament girls’ and boys’ titles

The junior high edition of the 2019 Bryan County Tournament took place last week in Achille and Colbert with Silo taking both girls’ and boys’ titles. […]
January 21, 2019

Sen. Bullard: Thoughts on Gov. Stitt’s inauguration

“When in the course of human events,” is the beginning clause of one of the most important documents in American history.  The colonies were on the […]
January 19, 2019

Scores – Jan. 18, 2019

Here are the scores from the county high school basketball teams for Friday, Jan. 18: GIRLS Bennington 58, Milburn 27 Caddo 62, Colbert 24 Calera 45, […]
January 18, 2019

Don “Donnie” Houston Robertson

Don “Donnie” Houston Robertson was born on Oct. 5, 1939 to Jack and Lena Robertson. He died on Jan. 18, 2019. Donnie worked many years in […]
January 18, 2019

Choctaw Nation honored for saving more than 1,600 lives

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens DURANT – Choctaw Nation associates have been recognized by the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) for the impact of their lifesaving donations. An […]
January 18, 2019

Jaynell Rodkey

Jaynell Rodkey, a resident of Durant, Okla., and a loving soul, left this life in Norman, Okla. on Thursday Jan. 17, 2019 at the age of […]
January 18, 2019

Cobblestone Outfitters cuts ribbon with Chamber

DURANT – A good crowd was on hand on Wednesday as the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed in Cobblestone Outfitters with a ribbon cutting. The […]
January 18, 2019

Jordan Rainer rolls with the flow with new single “I’m Good”

Release NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Dynamic and driven singer/songwriter Jordan Rainer releases her debut single “I’m Good” today and is available on iTunes, Spotify and all digital […]