October 12, 2018

Durant cruises into state semifinals

By Joey McWilliams SHAWNEE – Isie Cox went seven full innings and was 3-for-3 at the plate on Thursday, leading her team into the Class 5A […]
October 10, 2018

Sandy Hook Promise partners with Durant ISD

Release DURANT – Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) is proud to announce that it will be partnering with the Durant Independent School District to help train its […]
October 8, 2018

Lady Lions to face Tahlequah in first round of Class 5A state tournament

By Joey McWilliams SHAWNEE – The Durant Lady Lions have become a fixture in the state tournament in recent years. Durant secured a spot in the […]
October 8, 2018

Parents and friends help DHS juniors raise money for this year’s prom

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – There is always much activity in and around Paul Laird Field on nights when Durant High School is hosting a football […]
September 18, 2018

Second down and a country mile

Some years, it turns into just one of those years. The 2018 football campaign has been a little rough for the Durant Lions. An 0-3 start […]
September 11, 2018

Northwest Heights announces Paw Award winners in August for kindergarten

​Northwest Heights principal Valerie Crabtree announced the Paw Award winners for Kindergarten for August 2018. The recipients are pictured from the left:  Jude Scott, Andrew Miller, Allison […]
September 10, 2018

Gabriel Shoemaker awarded scholarship

Durant Schoools DURANT – Gabriel Shoemaker was recently awarded the 2018 Mackenzi Fae Clapp Scholarship. This scholarship was created with the purpose of encouraging students and […]
August 17, 2018

DHS sophomore Chloe Cagle receives national honor

ATLANTA, Ga. – The National Honor Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) today announced student Chloe B. Cagle from Durant has been selected to become a member […]
June 29, 2018

Lady Lions drop three of four summer league softball games Thursday

The Lady Lions summer league picked up one win in a four-game day on Thursday. In short summer contests, Durant fell to Dickson, 1-0, but won […]