Emergency personnel searched a storm drain at North 19th Avenue and West Evergreen Street this morning after receiving information that someone may have been down inside the drain underneath the street. No one was found.
Please place this birth announcement in the Durant Democrat at your earliest convenience. Thank you!!
Dr. Brian and Amanda Lee welcomed their son, Huck Archer Lee, on October 18, 2012. He weighed 7 lbs 14 oz and was 19 1/2" long. He joined big sister, Harmony, and big brothers, Spencer and Scout. Huck's grandparents include his namesake, Dr. Michael Arch and Kathy Lee and Allen and Brande Serner. Great grandparents are Mrs. Eleanor Lee, James and Beverly Serner, and J.D. and Donna Culbreath. Great-great grandparents are Warren and Murel Knowles.
Tornadoes level homes in Okla., hit other states
EDMOND (AP) — One of several tornadoes that touched down Sunday in Oklahoma turned homes in a trailer park near Oklahoma City into splinters and rubble and sent frightened residents along a 100-mile corridor scurrying for shelter.
The tornadoes that touched down in Oklahoma, Kansas and Iow...
Fallin urges health care fix in Okla. Legislature
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin proposed a last-minute legislative change Friday to the state’s Insure Oklahoma program that would direct $50 million in state tobacco taxes to pay for more than 9,000 people who are expected to lose their health insurance under the program.
Sour ending can’t spoil sweet season for 2013 LadyStorm soft... A 45-9 record is usually reason for rejoicing, especially when it is unexpected. Coach Ron Faubion’s LadyStorm softballers won 40 games in 2012 and lost eight starters – the entire infield, two corner outfielders and the top-two pitchers.
“The season we had is a great compliment to our kids an...
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HAROLD HARMON Sports WriterDurant Daily Democrat
Big CATS flips their way to State Championships May 3rd, 4th and 5th Big CATS Gymnastics & Tumbling had 30 gymnasts travel to Bartlesville for the Oklahoma State Championships meet.
Over these three days, 670 qualified gymnasts competed and B...
Spring Commencement scheduled for May 11 One of higher education’s most celebrated traditions – Spring Commencement – will be held at Southeastern Oklahoma State University on Saturday, May 11. The event begins at 10 a.m. at Paul Laird F...
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By Dr. Larry Minks President Southeastern Oklahoma State UniversityDurant Daily Democrat
Silo parent says the school needs more classrooms Over the past year I have discussed the need for the Silo School Bond with anyone willing to listen. It has seemed like such a simple issue. Currently there are 853 students attending classes in buildings that were built for 400. The $2.3 million bond would provide 16 new classrooms...