Watkins holds book signing

Watkins holds book signing

Retired U.S. Congressman Wes Watkins signed copies of his biography in Durant Wednesday.REI Oklahoma and the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce held the ...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |  


Flu outbreak closes Treasurer’s office

Flu outbreak closes Treasurer’s office

The Bryan County Treasurer’s office closed Thursday because the entire staff was out sick.County Treasurer Nancy Conner closed the office with a...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


School board meets for February

The regular monthly meeting of the Durant School Board was held for February at the Durant ISD offices.The board corrected a mistake on the official s...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Seay-Fietz Family Endowed Scholarship established

Seay-Fietz Family Endowed Scholarship established

The Seay-Fietz Family Scholarship has been established as an endowed scholarship at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.The scholarship was endowed...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Near 18th and Evergreen Wednesday afternoon. City street crews are tearing up old roadway to prepare it for the reconstruction project approved recent...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Fundraiser held for Dorothy Dixon

Fundraiser held for Dorothy Dixon

Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer can be devastating from the first moment you are told you have it.The treatments can make a person sick as a dog.It’s ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


LED lighting installed at courthouse

LED lighting installed at courthouse

The 100-year-old Bryan County Courthouse is getting brighter and more energy efficient. Courthouse Maintenance Supervisor Billy Olenick has installed ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Events held Saturday at SE

Events held Saturday at SE

Saturday was a busy day at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.An estimated 1,000-plus middle school and high school students from Oklahoma and nor...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


County still under burn ban

Bryan County remains under a burn ban and Bryan County Commissioners will be voting during a meeting Thursday whether to extend it.The ban, passed Feb...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Choctaw Nation opens new clinic

Choctaw Nation opens new clinic

It was just a drawing and a design last year, but it is a reality for 2017.The Choctaw Nation cut the ribbon on their new Choctaw Regional Medical Cli...

February 21st, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |