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 […]
December 19, 2020

Webb starts new era at Southeastern

By Joey McWilliams DURANT – Katie Webb made a name for herself in the southeastern Oklahoma area as a student-athlete. Still on the campus at Southeastern […]
December 16, 2020

Reviving the Great Experiment

By Sen. David Bullard Without question, we live in the most exceptional country the world has ever known. I am proud to be an American and […]
November 10, 2020

Stay in touch with the veterans in your life

By U.S. Senator James Lankford Veterans Day represents an opportunity to thank our heroes and reflect on how our nation serves those who served us. Some […]
September 17, 2020

Choctaw Nation disaster preparation includes drones

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT– Week Three of National Preparedness Month is “Prepare for Disasters.” As part of the Choctaw Nation Office of Emergency Management’s preparation, […]
September 14, 2020

Durant’s Secret Singer debuted Monday

The Secret Singer is Durant Area Chamber of Commerce’s newest fundraiser and is now live! The first 5 videos of our 15 contestants is online now […]