June 19, 2020

Legislation to make Juneteenth a state holiday to be filed

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Jason Lowe, D-Oklahoma City, today announced that he will file legislation for the next legislative session to make June 19 […]
June 18, 2020

Seven active cases reported in Durant

BRYAN COUNTY – The total number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Bryan County has surpassed 55 for the year. Numbers in Bennington, Calera, Durant […]
June 18, 2020

Bullard, Humphrey attack Oklahoma beef problems

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma beef task force designed to analyze problems in marketing and processing beef has been organized by State Rep. Justin Humphrey, […]
June 12, 2020

Reps. Hardin, Townley worry park fees will lead to decreased tourism

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Reps. Tommy Hardin, R-Madill, and Tammy Townley, R-Ardmore, today expressed their frustration following the recent announcement by the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation […]
June 12, 2020

Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant hosts open interviews

Choctaw Casino & Resort Michelle Weaver DURANT – Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant is hosting a job fair with nearly 150 available jobs! Join us Wednesday, […]
June 11, 2020

Coronavirus confirmed cases reported in Calera this week

BRYAN COUNTY – The number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 has risen in the past few days. This is the first week in which confirmed […]
June 10, 2020

Texas man drowns in Lake Texoma

BRYAN COUNTY – A Texas man died Tuesday evening while swimming in Lake Texoma at East Burns Run. Christopher Carillo, 32, of Arlington, Texas was at […]
June 9, 2020

Blue Zones Project – Durant team announced

Release DURANT – Sharecare, Inc. today announced that local staff positions have been filled to lead the transformation of Durant through Blue Zones Project® by Sharecare. […]
June 9, 2020

Rep. Grego calls planned state park fees “a new tax”

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Jim Grego, R-Wilburton, today said he was in total dismay after learning of the Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department’s plan […]