March 12, 2020

OSSAA postpones Class 6A through Class 2A state tournament games

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association said today in a press conference that it is postponing all activities planned for this weekend. “In […]
March 11, 2020

NCAA President Mark Emmert’s statement on limiting attendance at NCAA events

On Wednesday afternoon, the NCAA issued this statement from its president, Mark Emmert, regarding the suspension of tickets to NCAA Tournament games for the 2020 competitions. […]
March 11, 2020

Oleta Smith

Oleta Louise Smith of Calera, Okla. passed away on March 9, 2020 in Colbert at the age of 83. She was born on November 9, 1936 […]
March 11, 2020

Durant Area Chamber of Commerce announces Resolution of Support for Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Release DURANT – Durant Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted Wednesday, March 11 to issue a resolution of full support of the Choctaw Nation […]
March 11, 2020

Marriage licenses – Mar. 4-10, 2020

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County during the week of Mar. 4-10, 2020: • Stephen Hunter Coble and […]
March 10, 2020

Don’t sweat it! Workout Anytime provides infrared sauna treatment

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – It’s not often I write from a first-person perspective, but this was something I had to try for myself. On top […]
March 10, 2020

John Clay

John Vickers Clay was born in Fairview, Okla. on Oct. 11, 1936 to Webster Henry Clay and Gladys Marie (Vickers) Clay. The family moved back to […]
March 10, 2020

Durant man flown to Plano after fiery wreck outside Silo

BRYAN COUNTY – A Durant man was transported by Air Evac to Plano following a single-vehicle wreck two miles west of Durant just after midnight Tuesday […]
March 10, 2020

Opera House celebrates two-year anniversary with $2 specials

DURANT – The Opera House coffee shop is recognizing two years in business on Tuesday. Shawn and Ami Rawlings and their crew are celebrating by passing […]