August 13, 2020

Magnolia Festival 2020 canceled

Durant Area Chamber of Commerce DURANT – Magnolia Festival of Oklahoma and Durant Area Chamber of Commerce announce the 24th Annual Magnolia Festival (previously rescheduled to November […]
August 12, 2020

Desiree’ Ann McCulough

Dr.  Desiree’ Ann McCullough, 49, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville. She was born Sept. 8, 1970. Desiree’ was the Director […]
August 12, 2020

Michael Dennis Graham

Michael Dennis Graham, 52, of Durant, Okla. passed away on August 11, 2020 in Durant. He was born on September 29, 1967 in Muskogee, Okla. to […]
August 12, 2020

Southeastern students move back to campus

SE Communications DURANT – Students began the time-honored process of moving back to campus this week at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. The return started with sign-ins […]
August 12, 2020

Bobby Heflin

Bobby F. Heflin was bon on Sept. 3, 1941 in Albany, Okla. to Perry and Theadora “Feachy” Buckmaster Heflin. Bobby passed from this life on Aug. […]
August 11, 2020

Durant ISD revises plan for start of school, in-person education

DURANT – Durant students will have a couple more days of summer vacation before school starts for the 2020-2021 academic year. The Durant ISD announced via […]
August 11, 2020

Danny Bussey

Danny Bussey was born on March 15, 1956. He passed from this life on Aug. 4, 2020. A celebration of life for Danny will be held […]
August 10, 2020

Achille teacher tests positive; 7th-9th graders to stay home until further notice

ACHILLE – The Achille school district will continue in-person education in most grades, following a positive test for COVID-19. Superintendent Rick Beene posted on the Achille […]
August 10, 2020

Boswell ISD moves to distance learning after second teacher tests positive

BOSWELL – The Boswell school district will change its course for instruction for a couple of weeks. According to a post from principal Rick Grimes, a […]