Washington Irving celebrates 90 years

Washington Irving celebrates 90 years

Washington Irving Elementary School is 90 years old this year.It is still a very important school in the Durant Independent School District.It’s...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Coaches, players hold third reunion

Coaches, players hold third reunion

Coaches and players from Southeastern, East Central at Ada and Durant held their third annual meeting/reunion at Rib Crib in Durant on Monday. East Ce...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SE students participate in MLK Day of Service community activities

SE students participate in MLK Day of Service community activities

Southeastern Oklahoma State University observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday with 120 students, faculty and staff participating in various com...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Calera Council holds meeting

The Calera Town Council convened on Friday for its regular monthly proceedings with Mayor Mike Hearon presiding.Following reports from the Public Work...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Bypass exit construction begins

Bypass exit construction begins

Construction on new access to the new east bypass to Old East Main near Commercial Metals Company has started.An exit and entrance ramp is being const...

January 13th, 2017 updated: January 14th, 2017. |  


Man shot by deputy charged

A man shot and injured after the Bryan County Sheriff’s Office said he pointed a rifle at deputies has been charged.Forty-three-year-old Jack Gl...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Girl donates blankets to fire department

Girl donates blankets to fire department

Emma Burkhart continues her quest to provide a blanket for anyone who needs it. She collected blankets over the holidays and is now working on distrib...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Blanket giving girl receives gifts

Blanket giving girl receives gifts

Emma Burkhart, Durant’s 9 year old “Blanket girl” received a personal gift and blanket donations today at Durant’s Chamber of ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


McDonald’s Teacher of the Month

McDonald’s Teacher of the Month

Durant High School Physical Science Teacher Cody Little, left was named the McDonald’s Teacher of the Month for December. Shown congratulating h...

January 12th, 2017 |  


U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear custody case

The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear the custody case of a Choctaw child who was placed with extended family in Utah under terms of the Indian ...

January 11th, 2017 |