March 21, 2018

Column: Additional funds for pay raises – Part 2

By Josh Brecheen Previously, I discussed two bills I continue to work on: SB 1030 to modify Medicaid qualifications for working age/able-bodied adults and SJR 45 […]
March 19, 2018

Bullard to take a Constitutional approach in run for Oklahoma senate seat

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – When Josh Breechen’s time as the state senator from Oklahoma District 6 is done in 2018, the list has been forming […]
March 17, 2018

One fatality in collision near Roosevelt Bridge

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – One man is dead as a result of a collision Saturday afternoon involving three vehicles on the Bryan County side […]
March 16, 2018

Senate Bill 1030 approved to reform Oklahoma’s Medicaid program

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma leads 25 other states in the percentage of citizen’s personal income spent on welfare but is only higher than eight other states […]
March 16, 2018

Durant boy injured in one-car accident

BRYAN COUNTY – A Durant boy was transported to Fort Worth by EMS following a one-car accident on Thursday afternoon. William Nunn, 32 of Durant, was […]
March 12, 2018

Ireland’s Prime Minister Varadkar made personal visit to Choctaw Nation

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Nearly nine months after Chief Gary Batton made a trip to Ireland, the Irish prime minister returned the favor, stopping by […]
March 7, 2018

Oklahoma Teacher of the Year to run for State Senate

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Jon Hazell has spent the past two years traveling the state of Oklahoma, hoping to have a positive influence on those […]
March 7, 2018

Deadline for voter registration is March 9

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The Bryan County Election Board has announced that Friday, Mar. 9 is the final day to apply for voter registration in […]
March 6, 2018

Northwest Heights announces winners of Second Grade Spelling Bee

Northwest Heights Elementary School recently held its Spelling Bee for the second grade. Congratulations to the winners from the homeroom classes:  Aalisah Williams, Brooklyn Hill, Avery […]