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 13, 2020

DISD spring break remains one week, extra-curricular activities suspended through March

The Durant ISD informed parents and students on Friday of its plans for upcoming weeks with regard to the COVID-19 disease, also known as the Coronavirus, […]
March 13, 2020

Carrie Underwood concert at Choctaw Casino and Resort – Durant postponed

Choctaw Casino and Resorts Michelle Weaver DURANT – Out of an abundance of caution for everybody involved, Carrie Underwood’s concert at Choctaw Casino & Resort Durant scheduled […]
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 11, 2020

Marriage licenses – Mar. 4-10, 2020

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County during the week of Mar. 4-10, 2020: • Stephen Hunter Coble and […]
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 […]
March 10, 2020

Opera House celebrates two-year anniversary with $2 specials

DURANT – The Opera House coffee shop is recognizing two years in business on Tuesday. Shawn and Ami Rawlings and their crew are celebrating by passing […]