OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin has imposed a moratorium on hiring and pay raises for state workers to preserve taxpayer dollars for state services amid a projected budget shortfall of $300 million for the upcoming year.
Bryan County Commissioners discussed the current eight-year plan for county roads and bridges during a meeting Monday morning.
Polls are open until 7 p.m. today for the school elections in Calera, Silo and Boswell, and also a bond for Bennington Schools and a sales tax for Bokchito.
Six Durant Public School campuses were honored as Certified Healthy Schools last week by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.
A Southeastern cafeteria worker and student is accused of raping a woman in a dormitory room.
The Durant Board of Education meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the central administration office for its regular monthly meeting.Board members will discuss the following agenda items:- The 2014 fiscal year audit report
The Cassie Hallmark Memorial Fundraiser was held once more at the Kiamichi Technology Center (KTC).
Students and faculty at Durant High School and Durant Middle Schools have joined others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical Education (CTE) MonthTM. This year's theme is Career and Technical...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A plan to dedicate every other legislative session exclusively to crafting a state budget is picking up momentum in the Legislature this year, with Senate President Pro Tem Brian Bingman writing a bill to send the issue to a...
First United Methodist Church of Durant and Caddo will conduct a special combined worship service at 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 15. Bishop Robert Hayes of the Oklahoma Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church will preach.
Durant City Council meets at 4 p.m. Tuesday for its regular monthly meeting.
With Bryan County voters going to the voting booths on Tuesday, Silo School Board Candidate Sean Bradley held a community meeting Thursday evening to discuss what he hopes to accomplish if elected.
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m, Tuesday for school elections in Calera, Silo and Boswell, plus a bond for Bennington Schools, and a sales tax to improve streets in Bokchito.
A funeral was held Saturday for a trooper who died last week in the line of duty.
“The Fault in Our Stars” is Book Talk's choice for its Feb. 12 meeting at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center & Library at 1515 W. Main in Durant.
Dr. Martin Bressler was recently appointed as the first John Massey Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.
The halls of the Durant Intermediate school was transformed into an art gallery Thursday evening for the first ever Art with a Heart event.
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper killed Saturday near Shawnee when he was struck by a vehicle was a graduate of Southeastern Oklahoma State University.
Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant is excited to welcome legendary rock band Aerosmith to perform at the all new Choctaw Event Center as part of the grand opening weekend at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 27.
Polls will be open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, for the annual school elections for Boswell, Calera and Silo.
On Saturday, Feb. 7, hearty individuals will plunge into freezing water at Choctaw Casino KOA, 3650 Enterprise Drive, Durant for the annual Polar Plunge benefiting Special Olympics Oklahoma. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and the Polar Plunge begins...
A juvenile who escaped from the Bryan County Juvenile Detention Center last Thursday evening is now back in custody. The escapee was apprehended at approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday evening and brought back to the detention center, according to the...
The filing period ended at 5 p.m Wednesday for those seeking election to city council seats during an election that will be held April 7.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Concerned about the growing presence of drones in the skies above Oklahoma, a couple of state lawmakers have filed legislation to rein in their use.
Two men on trial this week for felony charges of first-degree burglary and assault and battery were found guilty of lesser, misdemeanor charges.