September 13, 2019

Choctaw Chief presented lifetime achievement award

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark DURANT — Chief Gary Batton (right) accepts the Happy World Foundation’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award in Global Citizenship from foundation founder Akash […]
September 11, 2019

First responders step up to the challenge

DURANT – Remembrances of many different kinds took place throughout the country on Wednesday morning. Ceremonies and more were held to bring awareness to youth of […]
September 11, 2019

Marriage licenses – Sept. 4-10, 2019

Presented by Texoma Engraving, here are the marriage licenses filed for in Bryan County for the week of Sept. 4-10, 2019: • Dewayne Taylor and Gary […]
September 10, 2019

Two injured in single-vehicle accident Tuesday morning

BRYAN COUNTY – A Mead woman was taken by Air Evac from an accident outside Mead on Tuesday. Sadie Kinyon, 23 of Durant, was driving a […]
September 9, 2019

Southeastern president Burrage heads to OU

Southeastern Oklahoma State University president Sean Burrage has accepted a position at the University of Oklahoma, according to the school’s website. In a release posted on […]
September 6, 2019

Choctaw State of the Nation address highlights, progress and strength

Choctaw Nation Charlie Clark TVSHKA HOMMA, Okla. – After being sworn in for his second consecutive term on Sept. 2, Chief Gary Batton addressed the Choctaw […]
September 4, 2019

Truck hits power lines, causes outage on Cedar Avenue and beyond

DURANT – The City of Durant is reporting a power outage on Wednesday afternoon. The outage, which is centered between Second Avenue and Third Avenue on […]
September 2, 2019

Pedestrian severely injured in DUI incident near Kemp

BRYAN COUNTY – A Hendrix man was flown from the site of a DUI on Monday afternoon outside Kemp. Steven Mills, 44, was alongside Grassy Lake Road […]
August 30, 2019

Voters should apply early for absentee ballots

Bryan County Election Board Voters in Bryan County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the Sept. 10 Durant I-72 Special Bond Election […]