June 14, 2019

Durant Police Department makes request regarding one of its own

After contacting the Durant Police Department, the Patriot is reposting this article from the Durant P.D. Facebook page regarding Officer Crank. ~ Durant Police Master Patrol […]
June 13, 2019

Lemonade for Pangolins

DURANT – Today is the day to drink some lemonade for a cause. But it’s a cause you may not have ever heard about before. According […]
June 6, 2019

Head out to the wild horse and burro event in Coaglate

Release NORMAN, Okla. — The Bureau of Land Management will hold a wild horse and burro event in Coalgate, Okla., on June 15, at the Mowdy […]
May 22, 2019

Stitt announces assistance for Bryan and Pittsburg counties

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt announced that two Oklahoma counties may now receive disaster assistance from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a result […]
May 22, 2019

Stitt seeks SBA disaster assistance for Bryan and Pittsburg counties

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – Last week, Governor Kevin Stitt requested a U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) disaster declaration to assist those impacted by tornadoes, severe storms, straight-line […]
May 22, 2019

Workout Anytime joins Chamber, hosts Grand Opening

DURANT – The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting on May 9, 2019 for Workout Anytime located at 905 W. Main St in Durant. Along […]
May 22, 2019

OHP wants Tuesday’s headline to be: “Zero fatalities on Memorial Day Weekend”

Oklahoma Highway Patrol The goal is simple this weekend; zero traffic-related fatalities in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Highway Safety Office and the ENDUI program are partnering with […]
May 17, 2019

Governor, Senate and House leadership announce 2020 fiscal year budget deal

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Kevin Stitt, House Speaker Charles McCall, and Senate President Pro Tempore Greg Treat announced on Wednesday the Fiscal Year 2020 budget […]
May 17, 2019

Diabetes center receives national rating of excellence

Choctaw Nation Katy Pickens TALIHINA, Okla. – The Choctaw Nation Diabetes Wellness Center is accredited again by the nation’s leading quality assurance reviewer and this time […]