July 16, 2021

Peggy Ford

Peggy J. Ford passed from this life on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the age of 82. She was born on Nov. 28, 1938 in Durant, […]
July 15, 2021

2021 Choctaw election results announced

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT, Okla. – The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Election Board today announced official results of the 2021 General Election held Saturday, July […]
July 15, 2021

Gerald Usry

Gerald Usry, 82, of Durant, was born in Bennington, Okla. on Nov. 21, 1938 to Herbert and Myrtle (Tadlock) Usry. He passed from this life on […]
July 14, 2021

Stephen Duncan

Stephen Ray Duncan, 73, left this life Saturday July 10, 2021, and into the presence of his Heavenly Father. Steve’s hard-fought battle against the ravages of the Vietnam […]
July 14, 2021

Jimmy Lee Berry

Jimmy Lee Berry of Durant, Okla. passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021, peacefully in his sleep at his daughter’s home at the early age of […]
July 14, 2021

George “Buddy” Jackson

George Dwight (Buddy) Jackson, 74, of Bennington, was born Aug. 20, 1946 to George Franklin Jackson and Jessie Alice (Hamill) Jackson. Buddy died on Sunday, July […]
July 14, 2021

Lankford wants border wall finished – now

Release WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator James Lankford (R-OK), the lead Republican on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on Government Operations and Border Management, today introduced […]
July 14, 2021

Luxury expansion of Choctaw Casino & Resort is set to open Aug. 6

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT – Choctaw Casino & Resort in Durant, Okla., is proud to announce the grand opening of its resort expansion featuring the 21-story luxury […]
July 14, 2021

Marriage licenses – July 7-13, 2021

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County during the week of July 7-13, 2021: • Kenneth Dale Moody, Jr. […]