May 22, 2020

Southeastern to resume face-to-face classes in the fall; limited staff returning to campus June 1

SE Communications DURANT – Southeastern Oklahoma State University employees will start returning to campus on June 1 as part of a phased in approach during the […]
May 22, 2020

Letter to the community from the AllianceHealth Durant CEO

The COVID-19 pandemic has made it crystal clear just how much communities rely on their local hospitals and also how much we rely on you. During […]
May 22, 2020

OSSAA board votes for summertime as usual

By Joey McWilliams OKLAHOMA CITY – In a 7-6 vote, the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association board voted against continuing with the association’s plans to continue […]
May 21, 2020

Choctaw Chief Gary Batton to be inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT – The Oklahoma Hall of Fame announced Thursday that Chief Gary Batton, The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, is among the 2020 […]
May 21, 2020

Choctaw Travel Plaza launches new rewards program

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT – Choctaw Travel Plazas is proud to announce Chahta Rewards, its first ever loyalty program. With 17 Choctaw Travel Plaza locations located […]
May 19, 2020

Choctaw Casinos & Resorts announce plans to re-open with new heightened safety and health measures

Choctaw Nation Michelle Weaver DURANT – The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma announced last week all Choctaw casino locations plan to resume operations on June 1 with increased […]
May 18, 2020

First positive COVID-19 cases reported in Caddo; recoveries in Bryan County are at 12

BRYAN COUNTY – With the start of the new week comes new numbers tracking the COVID-19 virus in the state of Oklahoma. Those numbers are listed […]
May 18, 2020

Pro-Israel legislation goes to Oklahoma governor

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – Legislation that recognizes Israel as one of Oklahoma’s top trade partners and the nation’s greatest ally in the Middle East passed the […]
May 17, 2020

Updated OSDH numbers show double-digits in COVID-19 recoveries column

[•• Updated numbers, as of 2:45 p.m., 5/17/20] BRYAN COUNTY – As of Sunday, May 17, the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s website, coronavirus.health.ok.gov, is showing […]