April 29, 2021

Oklahoma law passes requiring high school students to pass U.S. Civics test

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – The governor on Wednesday lent his John Hancock to a bill by House Speaker Pro Tempore Terry O’Donnell, R-Catoosa, intended to help […]
April 29, 2021

Burkes Outlet has grand opening in Durant

DURANT – The latest Burkes Outlet both opened for business and officially joined the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday morning. The new store had […]
April 29, 2021

ICE legislation signed into law in Oklahoma

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Rep. John Pfeiffer, R-Orlando, today commented on the governor signing legislation that will require Oklahoma law enforcement to comply with U.S. Immigration […]
April 29, 2021

Regional softball games postponed

BRYAN COUNTY – There is much playoff softball to be played in Bryan County. Just not on Thursday. The rain continues and regional slow-pitch tournaments have […]
April 28, 2021

Marriage licenses – Apr. 21-27, 2021

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County during the week of Apr. 21-27, 2021: • Morgan Levi Weber and […]
April 28, 2021

Laurie Cox

Laurie was born Nov. 8, 1957 in Durant, Okla. to Eugene Thomas Cox and Billie Faye Cox of Durant. She was one of five siblings. She […]
April 28, 2021

Lottie Utsey

Lottie Utsey passed from this life on Thursday, April 22, 2021 in Durant, Okla. She was born on Feb. 25, 1956 in Big Springs, Texas to […]
April 27, 2021

Heartbeat Bill signed into law in Oklahoma

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Gov. Stitt this week signed a bill that will stop abortions from being performed once an unborn child is determined to have […]
April 27, 2021

Governor signs bill naming Rescue Animals as State Pet

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Mark McBride’s dog Cali is ready for her moment as the spokesdog for the state after the governor signed a […]