September 30, 2020

572 added as new area code in Oklahoma

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC) today reminds residential and business customers served by the 405 area code to prepare for the introduction […]
September 26, 2020

Lankford: In America, every child should matter to every person

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) released the following statement after President Trump signed an Executive Order entitled Protecting Vulnerable Newborn and Infant Children: […]
September 25, 2020

Flu vaccinations will be available in county health departments starting Sept. 28

County Health Department Health departments located in southeast Oklahoma will begin offering flu vaccinations on Monday, Sept. 28. Flu season will begin soon and everyone is […]
September 20, 2020

Total of COVID cases in Oklahoma tops 75,000; more than 800 reported in Bryan County

As both testing availability and response time increases, the number of positive cases of COVID-19 has grown. The total number reported in Oklahoma surpassed 75,000 on […]
September 19, 2020

Bennington man killed in ATV accident

BENNINGTON – One man was killed near Bennington just after midnight on Friday morning when two all-terrain vehicles struck one another. Keaton Robison, 21, of Bennington, […]
September 18, 2020

Positive COIVD-19 case sidelines Durant ISD bus drivers

DURANT – Parents of bus riders in the Durant ISD had to make other arrangements for their children on Friday afternoon. A case of COVID-19 was […]
September 16, 2020

Flu vaccines available now through Choctaw Nation

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – Flu immunization is more important than ever this year with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Choctaw Nation Health Services Authority (CNHSA) […]
August 19, 2020

Bryan County Courthouse shut down again due to COVID-19

DURANT – Late Wednesday afternoon, Judge Mark Campbell issued an order shutting down the Bryan County Courthouse through Friday, Aug. 21. A person who works in […]
August 10, 2020

Achille teacher tests positive; 7th-9th graders to stay home until further notice

ACHILLE – The Achille school district will continue in-person education in most grades, following a positive test for COVID-19. Superintendent Rick Beene posted on the Achille […]