June 26, 2020

Choctaw Nation outlines COVID-19 relief funds

Choctaw Nation Kelsey Brown DURANT – The Choctaw Nation announced plans today for distribution of $200.8 million of Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act […]
June 24, 2020

Burns, Hilbert comment on new meat processors’ program

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Reps. Ty Burns, R-Pawnee, and Kyle Hilbert, R-Bristow, today commented on a new partnership between the Oklahoma Departments of Agriculture, Food […]
June 23, 2020

Winners from the 2020 Durant Riding Club Pro Rodeo

Here are the winners from this year’s Durant Riding Club Pro Rodeo: Bareback Riding Justin Lewis 79 Colton Onyett 79 Saddle Bronc Riding Sterling Crawley 83 […]
June 20, 2020

Number of active cases in county grows

BRYAN COUNTY – The total number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Bryan County has surpassed 70 for the year. There has been a discrepancy […]
June 20, 2020

Milburn woman dies jumping from moving vehicle

JOHNSTON COUNTY – One person died Saturday morning after exiting a moving vehicle about 4 1/2 miles west of Coleman. Vicky Wheeler, 60 of Milburn was […]
June 20, 2020

OSU/A&M Board of Regents approves removal of Murray’s name from campus

Republished with permission from OKstate.edu The Oklahoma A&M (OSU/A&M) Board of Regents unanimously voted  Friday to remove the name “Murray” from Murray Hall and North Murray […]
June 19, 2020

Legislation to make Juneteenth a state holiday to be filed

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Jason Lowe, D-Oklahoma City, today announced that he will file legislation for the next legislative session to make June 19 […]
June 18, 2020

Seven active cases reported in Durant

BRYAN COUNTY – The total number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Bryan County has surpassed 55 for the year. Numbers in Bennington, Calera, Durant […]
June 18, 2020

Bullard, Humphrey attack Oklahoma beef problems

Release OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma beef task force designed to analyze problems in marketing and processing beef has been organized by State Rep. Justin Humphrey, […]