March 17, 2020

Lankford issues statement on declaration of national emergency

Release WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) on Friday issued a statement following President Donald Trump’s declaration of a National Emergency in response to the coronavirus outbreak: “President […]
March 16, 2020

Choctaw Casinos & Resorts suspend operations

Release DURANT –  As a public health precaution to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma decided to temporarily suspend […]
March 14, 2020

AllianceHealth modifies its hours, visitor protocols

AllianceHealth Durant Release Dear Patients and Family Members: Your safety and that of our providers is critical to ensure you receive quality medical care. Our hospital, […]
March 11, 2020

Durant Area Chamber of Commerce announces Resolution of Support for Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Release DURANT – Durant Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted Wednesday, March 11 to issue a resolution of full support of the Choctaw Nation […]
March 10, 2020

Durant man flown to Plano after fiery wreck outside Silo

BRYAN COUNTY – A Durant man was transported by Air Evac to Plano following a single-vehicle wreck two miles west of Durant just after midnight Tuesday […]
March 9, 2020

Registration deadline approaching to vote in school board, proposition elections

Release BRYAN COUNTY – Friday, March 13, 2020, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Achille […]
March 9, 2020

Bryan County EMS recognizes International Women’s Day

BRYAN COUNTY – The International Women’s Day – a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women – was recognized again this weekend. […]
March 9, 2020

Blue Zones Project now hiring in Durant

Release As recently announced in the Patriot, a broad coalition of community leaders and stakeholders are bringing Blue Zones Project to Durant, and the organization is […]
March 2, 2020

Police statement issued after two found dead in Durant

DURANT – Two people were found dead on Monday and a suspect has been arrested in conjunction with the incident. The police have issued this statement: […]