May 13, 2020

DHS Class of 2020 graduation ceremony plans announced

DURANT – The Class of 2020 will receive a graduation ceremony. And although it will not be a traditional ceremony, it will be one that will […]
May 12, 2020

Choctaw Nation attorney appointed as a Special Assistant U.S. Attorney

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – One of the Choctaw Nation’s newest employees has received a special appointment from the United States Department of Justice. Cory […]
May 12, 2020

Another recovery in Durant; recoveries in county now outnumber active cases

BRYAN COUNTY – The news for the county continues to trend in a positive direction. The number of recoveries of those who have tested positive for […]
May 11, 2020

Two from Durant injured in wreck southeast of Tishomingo

JOHNSON COUNTY – Two Durant men were injured in a single-vehicle accident outside of Tishomingo this weekend. Daniel Billey, 42, of Durant, was driving a 1993 […]
May 11, 2020

Body of Denison man recovered in Lake Texoma this weekend

BRYAN COUNTY – The body of a Denison man was recovered in Lake Texoma a little after 6 a.m. on Sunday morning. The man has been […]
May 8, 2020

Second recovery in Mead, no active cases in the town

The Oklahoma State Department of Health updated its numbers for Friday, May 8, with a positive uptick for Bryan County. The state’s site for reporting COVID-19 […]
May 7, 2020

Fiscal Year 2021 bill passes Oklahoma Senate, House; now headed to Governor

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a Fiscal Year 2021 general appropriations bill Thursday designed to spare common education from cuts amid […]
May 7, 2020

Gov. Stitt expands testing for COVID-19 to all Oklahomans

Release OKLAHOMA CITY — Governor Kevin Stitt last week joined Commissioner of Health Gary Cox, State Senator George Young and President of Blue Cross Blue Shield […]
May 7, 2020

First United, Southeastern honor area high school students

SE Communications DURANT – Ninety-five students from 15 area schools were recognized as part of the Tri-County Honors program this year. The students receive medals and […]