September 16, 2021

Loyal Blue Pawfessional Puppy School provides training, day care and activity

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Living a dog’s life doesn’t have to be a bad thing. There is a new place for dogs to go in […]
August 21, 2021

Stringfellow earns full equestrian team scholarship to Texas college

By Joey McWilliams The school year is beginning at the college level and a local girl is getting her college experience paid for while following her […]
June 16, 2021

City of Durant offers water conservation tips

City of Durant Kelli Simmons Here are eight things Durant’s residential utility billing says you can do to start conserving water today.  And bonus – these […]
June 4, 2021

The Mission – Changing the lives of the homeless in Durant

By Derek Dopheid DURANT – The Mission, a non-profit organization under the umbrella, I’m Possible, was founded two years ago in an effort to combat homelessness […]
May 14, 2021

Durant Main Street Director, Stephanie Gardner, leaves behind a legacy

By Derek Dopheid DURANT – Durant Main Street Director, Stephanie Gardner, will be retiring from her position after manning the helm as the town’s chief marketer […]
February 16, 2021

Local volunteers, organizations put together a shelter during the freeze

By Joey McWilliams It is a cold weather snap that hasn’t been seen or felt in this area in decades. And it has presented many challenges […]
January 27, 2021

Roberts announces candidacy for Bryan County Fair Board

Last week, Lindsay Roberts threw her hat into the ring for a seat on the Fair Board. Roberts grew up in Bryan County and graduated from […]
December 23, 2020

“More Than Words” means just that for Durant Church of Christ

By Joey McWilliams Big things are ahead in 2021 for the Durant Church of Christ. But to wrap up things this year, the body is putting […]
December 22, 2020

One of Durant’s new businesses has even newer location

By Joey McWilliams BRYAN COUNTY – Opening a new business entails many decisions. Sometimes adjustments to the original plan happen quickly. Durant business owner Tabbitha Kniss […]