September 21, 2020

Elmer McMurtry

Elmer “Charles” McMurtry of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Saturday, September 19, 2020 at the age of 72. He was born on Monday, July […]
September 21, 2020

Mary Ann Reinsch

Mary Ann Reinsch (Denholm) went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Sept. 18, after a brief battle with Covid/pneumonia. And yes, she fought to […]
September 21, 2020

Choctaw Nation provides life-saving resources

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – Forty-two NARCAN kits, lockboxes, and bags were distributed to participants during a recent drive-thru style overdose education and resource event […]
September 20, 2020

William Herbert Stevenson, Jr.

William “Junior” Stevenson of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 at the age of 55. He was born on Thursday, July 15, […]
September 20, 2020

Total of COVID cases in Oklahoma tops 75,000; more than 800 reported in Bryan County

As both testing availability and response time increases, the number of positive cases of COVID-19 has grown. The total number reported in Oklahoma surpassed 75,000 on […]
September 19, 2020

David Garrett

David Oscar Garrett, 79, of Achille, Okla. passed away Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at Texoma Medical Center in Denison, Texas. He was born June 22. 1941 […]
September 19, 2020

Bennington man killed in ATV accident

BENNINGTON – One man was killed near Bennington just after midnight on Friday morning when two all-terrain vehicles struck one another. Keaton Robison, 21, of Bennington, […]
September 18, 2020

Positive COIVD-19 case sidelines Durant ISD bus drivers

DURANT – Parents of bus riders in the Durant ISD had to make other arrangements for their children on Friday afternoon. A case of COVID-19 was […]
September 18, 2020

Southeastern confers record number of degrees in summer

SE Communications Alan Burton DURANT – Southeastern Oklahoma State University recently conferred degrees to a record number of summer graduates. A total of 364 graduates received […]