April 20, 2022

Elmer Ray Briedwell

Elmer Ray Briedwell was born Thursday, November 7, 1940 in Durant, Okla., to Bert Harry Briedwell and Lahoma Irene (Dills) Briedwell. He passed from this life […]
April 19, 2022

Southeastern honors outstanding faculty and staff members

SE Communications DURANT – A number of individuals were honored Monday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University’s Faculty-Staff Recognition Celebration. Both the Faculty Senate and Staff Senate […]
April 19, 2022

Help Wanted: Certified Teacher and Teacher’s Aide – Durant

Big Five Community Services is hiring for the following positions: Certified Teacher-Durant $1,000 HIRING INCENTIVE! Teacher Aide-Durant $500 HIRING INCENTIVE!! EXCELLENT BENEFITS! Apply online @ www.bigfive.org […]
April 19, 2022

Help Wanted: Maintenance Worker-Seven Counties

Maintenance Worker-Seeking Applicant that resides in Bryan County– Covers Bryan, Carter, Coal, Hughes, Love, Okfuskee and Pontotoc Counties $500 HIRING INCENTIVE!!!– Responsible for cleaning, sanitizing, maintenance […]
April 18, 2022

Local pastors and others carry crosses through Bokchito on Good Friday

By Joey McWilliams BOKCHITO – As Holy Week was building toward Resurrection Sunday morning, a group of Bryan County residents took to the street to remind […]
April 18, 2022

Cindia Caroll

Cindia Caroll, of Durant, Okla., passed from this life on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at the age of 60. She was born on Thursday, June 15, […]
April 18, 2022

Quilt Celebration 2022 to be held in Durant this weekend

Release DURANT – Heritage Quilters of Durant, in partnership with Friends of the Library, announce our upcoming Quilt Celebration 2022! You’re invited to see more than […]
April 18, 2022

Kenneth Lee “Snuffy” Jones

Kenneth Lee Jones “Snuffy” was born February 15, 1952, in Bokchito, Okla. to Roy Lee Jones and Odessa Hodel Jones. He died April 13, 2022. Kenneth attended and […]
April 16, 2022

Dennis Charles Smith

Dennis Charles Smith was born on October 8, 1970 in Dallas, Texas. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Gene and Irma Thorp of Valliant, […]