Lela Rogers charged in rape of 12 year old boy

Lela Rogers charged in rape of 12 year old boy

A 21 year old Platter woman was arrested for the rape of a 12 year old boy. Lela Rogers was arrested Wednesday afternoon by Bryan County Sheriff Depar...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Car crashes into Mead Post Office

Car crashes into Mead Post Office

A driver in Mead ran into the side brick of the Mead Post Office Friday afternoon. Norma Gage of Mead wasn’t hurt in the one vehicle altercation...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Teacher signs books

Teacher signs books

A local author held a book signing Friday afternoon at the Donald W. Reynold’s Library in Durant. Linda Reed signed copies of her second book fr...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Construction continues on the new Medical Facility being constructed northeast of the Choctaw Casino. When the facility is finished, citizens of the C...

July 29th, 2016 |  


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 |