Three people are facing drug-trafficking charges after a traffic stop netted 289 grams of methamphetamine, according to a Durant Police report.
The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals says it won't reverse the second-degree murder conviction of a man charged in the 2012 death of his 14-month-old son in Durant, the Associated Press reported.
NORMAN (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Wednesday ordered an 18-year-old man accused of raping a former high school classmate not to contact any potential witnesses.
WILBURTON —Addison Crowell, Calera, participated in the American Farmers & Ranchers/Oklahoma Farmers Union (AFR/OFU) Southeast District Speech Contest held in Wilburton, Nov. 11. Crowell placed First in AFR – Junior Division. This year...
The Durant Community Facilities Authority heard updates and plans for the Durant Multi-Sports Complex at the authority's quarterly meeting Tuesday afternoon.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A bill passed by the Legislature this year to reduce Oklahoma's personal income tax rate is constitutional, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a unanimous decision.
The Bryan County Salvation Army Unit is geared up and ready to start collecting money by ringing the bells and filling kettles at the Durant Walmart.
NORMAN (AP) — Prosecutors charged an 18-year-old Oklahoma man on Tuesday with rape in a case that sparked a protest at Norman High School over how administrators handled bullying of alleged victims.
Southeastern Oklahoma State University education professor Stewart Mayers is the recipient of a prestigious award from the University Council for Educational Administration (UCEA).
The Choctaw Nation Going Green Team was honored in November for its various sustainability programs with an award from Keep Oklahoma Beautiful (KOB).
Durant firefighters have fought several fires the past few days, including a house fire that was caused by a natural gas explosion.
County and city officials gathered Monday morning at the Bryan County Courthouse Annex to celebrate retiring county commissioner Monty Montgomery.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As the newly elected Legislature prepares for the 2015 session, Gov. Mary Fallin said Monday she's urging lawmakers to give careful scrutiny to the roughly $7 billion state-appropriated budget, especially the amount of...
MANNSVILLE — What began as a report of a trespasser on private property late Saturday afternoon resulted in the seizure of the largest amount of marijuana in Johnston County history, the shutdown of a major drug-trafficking operation and the...
Because Community Christian Church of Durant exists to “Know Jesus Christ and Make Him Known,” the church is pleased to host a Mastermind Group Study exploring John Maxwell's bestselling book, “The 21 Irrefutable Laws of...
Donald W. Reynolds Community Center and Library is located at 1515 W. Main St. in Durant.Library Hours: 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A newspaper has found that hundreds of provisional votes cast in the Nov. 4 general election were not counted, including two that were mistakenly rejected by poll workers.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Emboldened by continued domination at the ballot box, Oklahoma Republican legislative leaders are set to meet to hammer out details of their agenda for 2015 and are finding consensus already for increased funding for public...
We have all taken a break since we held our Downtown Colbert Evening on Sept. 16th that was considered more than successful. Again our thanks to every one who had any part in that happy occasion.
The Annual Holiday Parade of Homes will be held on Sunday December 7th from 1:00 to 5;00. Three beautiful homes will be featured this year along with a spectacular Gift Show.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week, pushing total applications above 300,000 for the first time in nearly three months.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A state lawmaker who co-authored legislation changing the way the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association operates says the organization is making changes for the better and he isn't getting as many phone...
Tomorrow, area residents will all be celebrating Thanksgiving with friends and family. The Durant Fire Department wants to make sure the day is something to be thankful for by helping giving a heads up on common holiday fire hazards.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republicans have surpassed Democrats in voter registration for the first time in Oklahoma history, the result of a decades-long trend in state politics.
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Twenty-one states have asked a federal appeals court to overturn Maryland's tough gun-control law, contending that its provisions banning 45 assault weapons and limiting gun magazines to 10 rounds violate the Second...