March 19, 2020

Protections for unborn approved by Oklahoma Senate

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – The Senate strengthened protections for the unborn Thursday, Mar. 12 with the passage of the Senate Bill 1859.  Sen. Paul Scott, R-Duncan, […]
March 19, 2020

Lankford issues statement on Senate passage of coronavirus economic package

Release WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) on Wednesday issued a statement following the vote on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which is the second bill addressing […]
March 19, 2020

State Election Board declares election emergency

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax declared an election emergency today for local elections being held in 74 counties on April […]
March 18, 2020

OSSAA releases statement about basketball playoffs and more

OKLAHOMA CITY – On Tuesday, the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association released a statement regarding the current state of the basketball playoffs for Classes 6A through […]
March 17, 2020

Lankford issues statement on declaration of national emergency

Release WASHINGTON, DC – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) on Friday issued a statement following President Donald Trump’s declaration of a National Emergency in response to the coronavirus outbreak: “President […]
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 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 11, 2020

Durant Area Chamber of Commerce announces Resolution of Support for Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Release DURANT – Durant Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors voted Wednesday, March 11 to issue a resolution of full support of the Choctaw Nation […]
March 10, 2020

Durant man flown to Plano after fiery wreck outside Silo

BRYAN COUNTY – A Durant man was transported by Air Evac to Plano following a single-vehicle wreck two miles west of Durant just after midnight Tuesday […]