October 24, 2017

Pride of Durant gets superior rating at OSSAA Regional Marching Contest

By Joey McWilliams YUKON – The Pride of Durant took the first step toward the prestigious “Sweepstakes” for an academic year and the band did it […]
October 24, 2017

DIS students named to 2018 OkMEA All-State Children’s Chorus

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Five students from the music department at Durant Intermediate School received a high honor this week. They were named to the […]
October 22, 2017

DISD Choral Music Department to perform White Christmas

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Fall is the season for musical theatre at Durant High School and choral music department is once again putting in long […]
October 8, 2017

Pride of Durant has great showing at Chickasaw Festival

By Joey McWilliams TISHOMINGO – The Pride of Durant was already putting together a pretty good weekend, even before leaving for competition at Tishomingo on Saturday. The […]
October 4, 2017

2017 All-District Choir announced

The Southeast Region of the Oklahoma Choral Directors Association held auditions on Wednesday for the All-District Choirs. There were 337 students selected to be a part […]
October 1, 2017

Award-winning Houston-based ensemble performs for Silo students

By Joey McWilliams SILO – Silo students grades 4-12 were treated to fun and impressive music from artists who were in Bryan County as part of […]
September 30, 2017

Local business sowing into the Pride of Durant

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Durant’s most-decorated organization is getting a little help to continue to represent its school, town and county at a high level. […]
August 6, 2017

Self lands job with national touring theatre

By Joey McWilliams Not all acting jobs come quickly. But for Jarrett Self, the summer has been pretty full. He graduated from Southeastern in May with a […]
July 31, 2017

Band camp gets underway

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – With the opening morning of band camp on Monday, the 2017-2018 season for the Pride of Durant Marching Band is officially […]