February 15, 2019

Prescription take-back event to be held in Bokchito

Bryan County Coalition BOKCHITO – According to the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s Injury Prevention Service, from 2012-2016, there were 42 unintentional prescription drug overdose deaths […]
February 14, 2019

Choctaw engineer to be honored with national award

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens DURANT – Choctaw Nation member Anna Hoag will be recognized this month in the United States capital as Engineer of the Year […]
February 12, 2019

Wright, QuickMed staff voted 2019 Best of the Best

AllianceHealth Durant would like to congratulate  Angela Wright and the QuickMed staff for being voted “2019 Best of the Best” in the Walk-In Clinic and Minor […]
February 11, 2019

Choctaw Tourism honored by Durant Area Chamber of Commerce

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT – A year of hard work and dependability by the Choctaw Nation Tourism Department has paid off with recognition from the Durant […]
February 7, 2019

DHS earns gold standard distinction by NGPF

Release NGPF, a non-profit on a mission to bring financial education to every high schooler in America, has named 887 Gold Standard schools, including Durant High […]
February 5, 2019

Choctaw Nation diabetes prevention reaches a milestone

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens DURANT – The Choctaw Nation’s continuing efforts in diabetes prevention have earned a national achievement from the U.S. Department of Health & […]
February 5, 2019

WI students honored with Principal Pride Award

DURANT – Washington Irving principal, Lisa Whitley presented the following Washington Irving students with the Principal Pride Award for modeling exemplary character and following the Lion Code. […]
February 1, 2019

Candidacy filing period for Bryan County Fair Board now open

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – The filing period to declare candidacy for the Bryan County Fair Board is officially open. Three positions on the nine-member board […]
January 24, 2019

Local spelling bee winners to compete at regional level in Calera

Around Bryan County and beyond, local spelling bee winners have earned spots to compete at the Oklahoma regional level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Winners […]