April 20, 2022

Earth Day Durant and Beyond

By Elizabeth Callicoat On Friday, April 22, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., everyone is welcome to attend Earth Day Durant and Beyond at Durant […]
April 20, 2022

Marriage licenses – Apr. 13-19, 2022

Presented by Why We Care, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County during the week of Apr. 13-19, 2022: • Brandon Douglass Wolski […]
April 20, 2022

Durant Police Department to support Special Olympics during Tip a Cop event

City of Durant DURANT – The Durant Police Department as well as other local law enforcement agencies are partnering with area restaurants to serve the community […]
April 20, 2022

Jerry Welch

erry Welch was born Tuesday, July 1, 1947 at the home place in Blue, Okla., to Walter W. Welch and Ruby Ora (Ledford) Welch. He entered […]
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 […]