March 16, 2020

Choctaw Casinos & Resorts suspend operations

Release DURANT –  As a public health precaution to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma decided to temporarily suspend […]
March 16, 2020

Wanda Kellam

Wanda Lou (Knowles) Kellam passed away on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in Denison, Texas at the age of 87. Wanda was born on December 29, 1932 […]
March 16, 2020

Joanne Lehr

JoAnne Imogene Lehr, of Durant, entered eternal rest on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 in Denison, Texas, at the age of 64. She was born in Fresno, […]
March 14, 2020

AllianceHealth modifies its hours, visitor protocols

AllianceHealth Durant Release Dear Patients and Family Members: Your safety and that of our providers is critical to ensure you receive quality medical care. Our hospital, […]
March 13, 2020

DISD spring break remains one week, extra-curricular activities suspended through March

The Durant ISD informed parents and students on Friday of its plans for upcoming weeks with regard to the COVID-19 disease, also known as the Coronavirus, […]
March 13, 2020

Carrie Underwood concert at Choctaw Casino and Resort – Durant postponed

Choctaw Casino and Resorts Michelle Weaver DURANT – Out of an abundance of caution for everybody involved, Carrie Underwood’s concert at Choctaw Casino & Resort Durant scheduled […]
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 […]