June 16, 2021

Durant Fire Department conducts annual hydrant testing

City of Durant Kelli Simmons DURANT – Durant Firefighters are currently conducting fire hydrant testing for 2021. This is done annually to assure all the hydrants […]
June 4, 2021

Bokchito woman killed while walking on highway near Albany

BRYAN COUNTY – A Bokchito women was struck by a vehicle while walking on State Highway 70E on Friday morning. Mary Wilson, 68, of Bokchito, was walking […]
May 31, 2021

Bennington teen taken by Air Evac following ATV accident

BRYAN COUNTY – A local teenager was flown to Plano this weekend after an ATV accident. Caleb Smith, 18, of Bennington, was driving a 2014 Honda […]
May 26, 2021

Starbucks and The Reserve to open in June at Choctaw Casino & Resort-Durant

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT – In anticipation for our summer expansion grand opening, Choctaw Casino & Resort-Durant is launching two of its many new amenities […]
May 26, 2021

AFR pleased with passage of Ag Sales Tax Exemption legislation

AFR Laici Neumann OKLAHOMA CITY — American Farmers & Ranchers (AFR) Cooperative is pleased with agriculture sales tax exemption legislation recently passed by the Oklahoma Legislature. […]
May 25, 2021

Biden to visit Oklahoma to commemorate Tulsa Race Massacre

TULSA – President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit Tulsa on June 1 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa Race Massacre. Oklahoma Rep. Jason Lowe […]
May 24, 2021

City of Durant announces rate reduction for water, meter installation update

City of Durant Kelli Simmons DURANT – The installation of Smart Meters in Durant is nearly complete! Roughly 80 percent of homes across the City now […]
May 17, 2021

Oklahoma announces Return to Work Incentive

OK.gov OKLAHOMA CITY – On Monday, Governor Kevin Stitt and Oklahoma Employment Security Commission Executive Director Shelley Zumwalt announced a new Return to Work Incentive for […]
May 17, 2021

City of Durant offers residents help paying utility bills

City of Durant DURANT – If you have been impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic, the City of Durant may be able to help with your residential […]