Deputies take driver class

Deputies take driver class

Bryan County Sheriff Deputies were given extra training Thursday to help in emergency situations.A driver simulation trailer was brought to the Bryan ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Durant City Council to meet Monday

Durant City Council will meet at noon Monday for a special meeting.According to a council agenda, council members will vote to go into executive sessi...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Something’s cooking at local food pantry

Something’s cooking at local food pantry

Durant resident Portia Weed won the drawing in the kick-off of a new cooperative project by the Bryan County Coalition Against Hunger and Hands of Hop...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Durant Democrat hot dog event a success

Durant Democrat hot dog event a success

The Durant Daily Democrat served up hot dogs, cold drinks and cold watermelon Thursday as part of the first “Customer Appreciation Day.”Th...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Sen. Lankford to hold community conversation at SE

Sen. Lankford to hold community conversation at SE

U.S. Sen. James Lankford will be in Durant on Wednesday, July 27, to hold a Community Conversation hosted by Southeastern Oklahoma State University.Th...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Renovation of state Capitol exterior scheduled to begin

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An elaborate scaffolding system has started to go up on the north side of Oklahoma’s nearly 100-year-old state Capito...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Summer learning for 4-H students

Summer learning for 4-H students

Summer is traditionally a time kids look forward to summer vacation. They like to explore, go to movies, and do just about anything that won’t r...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Durant Industrial Authority wins prestigious award

Durant Industrial Authority wins prestigious award

The Durant Industrial Authority held a special meeting Thursday afternoon to finalize a portion of the TIF funding agreement for Commercial Metals Com...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what deleegrations had to say at the Republican National Convention about the Second Amendment and fixing Veterans Affairs on our RNC page.Cl...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Funeral held for retired police officer

Funeral held for retired police officer

Motorcycle riders are shown in the funeral procession from Brown’s Funeral Home Wednesday morning for Joe Kirk (Capt. Kirk), who died Saturday.C...

July 21st, 2016 |