July 9, 2021

Pool time, outdoor movie, First Friday and more on tap today in Durant

DURANT – The second Friday of the month is stepping up to the plate to take over in July as the first Friday on the calendar […]
July 8, 2021

Rep. Humphrey among representatives to call on State Election Board to implement HB 1775

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – A number of House Republicans today joined Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, in calling on State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister to […]
July 3, 2021

Two flown from site of single vehicle accident on highway near Lake Texoma

BRYAN COUNTY – Three people from Durant were injured in a single-vehicle accident near Willow Springs Road on Saturday afternoon. Russel Payne, 57, was driving a […]
July 2, 2021

Two dead in plane crash near Ada

PONTOTOC COUNTY – A single-engine plane went down near Ada early Friday morning resulting in the death of two people. Derrick Sutherland, 35, of Ada, was […]
July 2, 2021

2020-2021 Main Street Awards

Durant Main Street honored local businesses Thursday night at the organization’s annual banquet. Outgoing president of the Main Street Board, Kassi Wilkey, said she was proud […]
June 30, 2021

Area auctioneer named Arkansas champion

The weekend of June 24-27, 2021 was a busy one for Arkansas Auctioneers Association (AAA). This is when auctioneers from across Arkansas and the country gather […]
June 23, 2021

Coleman woman dies in single-vehicle accident

JOHNSTON COUNTY – One person is dead in a single-vehicle accident just outside Coleman on Wednesday afternoon. Candace Speed, 32, of Coleman, was driving a 2014 […]
June 19, 2021

End of Watch Ride to Remember coming to Durant

OHP The Beyond the Call of Duty – End of Watch Ride to Remember will be riding into Durant on Sunday 6/20/21 at 1:00 p.m. at […]
June 18, 2021

Head-on collision sends three Kingston teens to hospital

MARSHALL COUNTY – A head-on collision near Kingston sent four people to the hospital on Thursday night. Carolyn Medlock, 24, of Ada, was driving a 2018 […]