Judges Powers honored for child advocacy work

Judges Powers honored for child advocacy work

Every year the Oklahoma Court Appointed Advocates Association and Post Adjudication Review Board honor Oklahomans who have dedicated their time to hel...

March 24th, 2017 |  


City outlines plan for Albertson’s Grocery

The Durant City Council is considering an incentive package to get Albertson’s to Durant.Representatives from Provident Realty Advisors recently...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Traffic rerouted Friday with truck fire

Traffic rerouted Friday with truck fire

A truck with tires on fire quickly spread to the rest of the vehicle, according to reports Friday morning. A double tanker truck carrying potentially ...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Oak Ridge Boys perform at Grand Theater

The Oak Ridge Boys are in concert Friday March 24, 2017 at Choctaw’s Grand Theater.Richard Sterban of the Oak Ridge boys recently spoke with the...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


New Choctaw dictionary dedicated, now available

New Choctaw dictionary dedicated, now available

Choctaw Chief Gary Batton spoke the reigning sentiment at the Dedication Ceremony for the New Choctaw Dictionary when he said, “This is a histor...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Candidates speak at community forum

Candidates speak at community forum

Durant Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Committee presented a candidates forum for Durant City Council Ward 2. The city wide election will be held...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Youth busted as part of a mock raid.

Youth busted as part of a mock raid.

Law enforcement held a two day training that ended with a mock underage drinking raid Wednesday afternoon.The event was held at a local hotel with law...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 23rd, 2017. |  


Late Choctaw Councilman Ted Dosh honored at community center

Late Choctaw Councilman Ted Dosh honored at community center

A new sign was installed recently over the entrance to the great room of the Choctaw Nation Community Center in Durant. It reads, “Councilman Te...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


4-Hers learn to sew

4-Hers learn to sew

Bryan County youth learned an important life skill to sew while attending the annual Bryan County 4-H Sewing Day Camps held during spring break. Count...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


2017 Miss DHS crowned

2017 Miss DHS crowned

The sixth annual Miss Durant High School Pageant was held on Sunday, March 5th at the DHS auditorium at 2:00 p.m. The pageant featured fourteen girls ...

March 22nd, 2017 |