August 14, 2019

Lankford’s statement on rule to ensure faith-based organizations can partner with federal government

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today issued a statement after the US Department of Labor’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) announced […]
August 14, 2019

Lunch and Learn in August features Dr. Christine Taylor

AllianceHealth Durant is hosting another free Lunch and Learn. Dr. Christine Taylor, board-certified OB/GYN, is this month’s featured speaker. Topics will include birth control and gardasil (HPV) […]
August 13, 2019

Chickasaw Nation announces Day of Prayer

Release The Chickasaw Nation Day of Prayer will take place Monday, Aug. 19, at 9:30 a.m. at the Chickasaw Cultural Center at 867 Cooper Memorial Dr. […]
August 10, 2019

WIC program now taking requests for appointments online

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) has launched an online appointment application for the federal Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program. […]
August 10, 2019

Senators Lankford, Scott introduce bill to protect victims of natural disasters

Release OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – On Thursday, Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and Rick Scott (R-FL) announced the introduction of the Disaster Contract Transparency Act to improve the […]
August 10, 2019

Hot Shots expansion means new coffee shop in Calera

By Joey McWilliams CALERA – There is another new business in Calera and this one will help people get the caffeine and more they need to […]
August 8, 2019

Choctaw election results stand as court dismisses appeal

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT – The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Constitutional Court has upheld the results of the Choctaw Nation’s July 13 general election, including […]
August 8, 2019

City Hall closing through remainder of the day on Thursday

The City of Durant released a notice this morning regarding City Hall. From the office of Acting Assistant city Manager James Dalton: • Due to sewer […]
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 […]