February 11, 2019

Postponement of Fair Board election irregular, inconvenient

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – The Bryan County Fair Board election scheduled for Monday morning has been postponed until Saturday, Feb. 23 from 8 a.m. […]
February 7, 2019

Diabetes Empowerment Education Program coming to Durant

Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative (OHAI) Southeast Center of Healthy Aging will be providing the Diabetes Empowerment Education Program (DEEP) for anyone affected by diabetes, pre-diabetes, and […]
February 7, 2019

DHS earns gold standard distinction by NGPF

Release NGPF, a non-profit on a mission to bring financial education to every high schooler in America, has named 887 Gold Standard schools, including Durant High […]
February 7, 2019

DHS junior serves as page for state senator

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Durant High School junior, Vivian Taylor, served as a Senate page for State Sen. Bullard, R-Durant, during the first week of the legislative session […]
February 6, 2019

McWilliams wins Regional Spelling Bee, moves on to State

CALERA – Durant eighth-grader Jayla McWilliams took first place on Tuesday night in the Region 19 spelling bee. She will continue on to the next level […]
February 6, 2019

Why We Fight

By Sen. David Bullard On Monday, 66 new legislators joined the 83 other members in listening to Gov. Stitt’s goals for the coming year.  These individuals have sacrificed […]
February 6, 2019

Marriage licenses – Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2019

Marriage licenses filed in Bryan County during the week of Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2019: • Julio Santos Arvizu Perez and Nanele Bautista Escobar • Rosendo Omer […]
February 5, 2019

Library hosts murder mystery dinner theatre

DURANT – Bronco Bob is comin’ to town. Will he make it out alive? The Donald W. Reynolds Library is hosting a murder mystery again this […]
February 5, 2019

Choctaw Nation diabetes prevention reaches a milestone

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens DURANT – The Choctaw Nation’s continuing efforts in diabetes prevention have earned a national achievement from the U.S. Department of Health & […]