August 29, 2017

Bryan County Swift Water Rescue Team deployed to Houston

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – Nine people from Bryan County have been deployed to assist in the rescue efforts in southeast Texas due to the […]
August 27, 2017

Oklahoma Blood Institute sending blood to Texas; will need more

By Joey McWilliams The rain from Hurricane Harvey – now Tropical Storm Harvey – continues to fall throughout south and east Texas and Louisiana. Among the […]
August 27, 2017

Bokchito man among three injured in collision outside Colbert

By Joey McWilliams COLBERT – William Munden of Bokchito was listed in stable condition after his vehicle was struck on State Highway 91 east of Colbert […]
August 25, 2017

Inaugural Magnolia Christmas Fest to benefit Jon Hazell Scholarship

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – Magnolia Festival is going to have a spin-off in 2017, with the second big event to take place in the […]
August 24, 2017

County bridges, more to honor Choctaw Code Talkers

Choctaw Nation DURANT – When Nuchi Nashoba was a little girl she would look up at the oval-shaped, sepia photograph of her great-grandfather, Ben Carterby, a full-blood […]
August 24, 2017

Dayton Booth takes over the Justin Scott Agency

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – On Aug. 1, it became official that Dayton Booth was the man in charge of the Farmers Insurance Agency once owned […]
August 21, 2017

Students and teachers enjoy experiencing the solar eclipse

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – The total solar eclipse has been one of the most promoted astronomical events so far in the 21st century. Students throughout […]
August 15, 2017

Conflicted opinions about new city codes – Part Two

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Two new codes for the City of Durant were adopted last Tuesday at the August meeting of the Durant City Council. […]
August 2, 2017

Michael Dennis named new Tag Agent in Durant

By Joey McWilliams The Oklahoma Tax Commission has named Michael Dennis to be the next Tag Agent in Durant. Dennis said he wants to focus on […]