February 5, 2019

WI students honored with Principal Pride Award

DURANT – Washington Irving principal, Lisa Whitley presented the following Washington Irving students with the Principal Pride Award for modeling exemplary character and following the Lion Code. […]
February 1, 2019

Candidacy filing period for Bryan County Fair Board now open

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – The filing period to declare candidacy for the Bryan County Fair Board is officially open. Three positions on the nine-member board […]
January 30, 2019

Ms. Becky’s Recipes: The Yummy Cookie

The next installment in our recipe feature from Three Rivers Pecans Fudge Factory and Amish Store is here. Start saving these recipes! And seriously – is […]
January 30, 2019

Marriage licenses – Jan. 23-29, 2019

Marriage licenses filed in Bryan County during the week of Jan. 16-22, 2019: • Thomas Nicholas Ryan and Jacinda Kay Ryan • Miguel Manuel Gonzalez and […]
January 29, 2019

Choctaw Nation, Chahta Foundation provide medical scholarship

Choctaw Nation DURANT – A major new scholarship is open to Choctaws attending Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine. The Choctaw […]
January 27, 2019

Durant students perform at the 2018-2019 SEOBDA All-District Clinic

DURANT – On Saturday, the South Eastern Oklahoma Band Directors Association held it performance for the 2018-2019 All-District clinic for this year. Band members, under the […]
January 24, 2019

Growing Up Knowing: The Family Way

Did you grow up hearing your family stories? Did you sit around the kitchen table or in the yard in a circle of lawn chairs with […]
January 24, 2019

Local spelling bee winners to compete at regional level in Calera

Around Bryan County and beyond, local spelling bee winners have earned spots to compete at the Oklahoma regional level of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Winners […]
January 23, 2019

Three Rivers Pecans starts new feature with recipe for Pie Bars

It’s the debut of a new regular feature column on the Bryan County Patriot! The folks at Three Rivers Pecans Fudge Factory and Amish Store in […]