August 8, 2017

Jayleigh Belle arrives on the scene

DURANT – Jayleigh Belle McWilliams-Woods was born to Jacey McWilliams and Jeremy Woods on Tuesday, Aug. 8, in Durant. She was 19 1/2 inches long, and […]
August 7, 2017

Student advisory council in the works at DHS

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The new school year is just about to get started at Durant High School and there will be some changes for […]
August 6, 2017

Self lands job with national touring theatre

By Joey McWilliams Not all acting jobs come quickly. But for Jarrett Self, the summer has been pretty full. He graduated from Southeastern in May with a […]
August 4, 2017

Tax Free Weekend starts today

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – For the 11th year, the Oklahoma Tax Commission has declared a ‘sales tax holiday’ for certain clothing and footwear items […]
August 3, 2017

Durant High School to go to eight-period schedule

By Joey McWilliams Durant High School is making a big adjustment for the 2017-2018 school year. The school is moving from seven periods a day to […]
August 3, 2017

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

By Kristen Banks People usually laugh at me when I say I’ve never seen an ugly quilt. They feel like I’m being disingenuous. Often times after hearing […]
August 2, 2017

Tipps speaks at annual FCA Coaches’ Luncheon

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – The Southeast Oklahoma chapter of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes held it annual Coaches’ Luncheon on Wednesday at the Choctaw Casino […]
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 […]
August 1, 2017

One taken from site of collision by AirEvac on Sunday evening

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – One person was flown from the site following a collision Sunday evening in Durant. A vehicle traveling westbound was struck by another […]