Leadership Durant introduces 2017 members

Leadership Durant introduces 2017 members

Durant Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Janet Reed introduced the newest members of Leadership Durant Tuesday evening at an event at Shamrock Ba...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Clinton makes it official

The official general election has kicked off with Hillary Clinton making it official Thursday night at the Democratic Natiional Convention.Hillary Cli...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Haislip for Sheriff fundraiser

Haislip for Sheriff fundraiser

A fish fry and a glow in the dark run was held at Carl Albert Park Thursday evening for the Haislip for the Sheriff campaign. This is one of several f...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Commercial Metals Company micromill construction continues

Commercial Metals Company micromill construction continues

Commercial Metals Company construction of their new Durant facility is coming along on schedule. The facility is located near the new bypass on Old Ea...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Senator Lankford holds community conversation at SOSU

Senator Lankford holds community conversation at SOSU

United States Senator James Lankford, (R-OK) spent the last half of the day in Durant Wednesday, after leaving Atoka. He was the guest of honor at a p...

July 28th, 2016 |  


The former home of Dennis and Billie Letts was demolished Wednesday. The 2-story building on the northwest corner of 5th and Locust was damaged beyond...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Rotary Club has guest speaker

Rotary Club has guest speaker

The Durant Rotary Club had a wonderful speaker this week. Kendra Loper from the Oklahoma chapter of Make-A-Wish Foundation gave a heart warming presen...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Pat Phelps wins national award

Pat Phelps wins national award

Longtime Durant attorney Pat Phelps was honored recently with the Distinguished Achievement Award from the Sigma Tau Gamma national fraternity.Phelps ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


BROKEN BOW – Some women in McCurtain County got a summer break for a day of pampering.Chahta Ohoyo Tikba Hikia partnered with Totally Cosmo Beau...

July 28th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

DNC 2016: Ohio delegate, 19, calls nomination night ‘electric’

Things came full circle for Spencer Dirrig as he watched Hillary Clinton receive the Democratic nomination for president.Dirrig, 19, is an Ohio deleg...

July 27th, 2016 |