DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

DNC 2016: Trumka: Jobs, fair wages ‘key for prosperity’

PHILADELPHIA — Richard Trumka, president of the AFL-CIO, addressed the Pennsylvania Delegation Monday to talk about jobs and equal pay and fair ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: Sen. Casey: National, economic security critical in race for the White House

DNC 2016: Sen. Casey: National, economic security critical in race for the White House

PHILADELPHIA — U.S. Sen. Bob Casey said security is a major issue in the race for the White House — economic security and national securit...

July 25th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

DNC 2016: By the Numbers from the Democratic National Convention

PHILADELPHIA — By the numbers from the Democratic National Convention:• U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-NJ, told the Pennsylvania Delegation Mond...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Senatorial candidate Katie McGinty to address the DNC on Thursday

Senatorial candidate Katie McGinty to address the DNC on Thursday

PHILADELPHIA — Democrat Katie McGinty scored a prime speaking spot — she will address the Democratic National Convention on Thursday eveni...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Hillary Clinton will be in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 15

Hillary Clinton will be in Scranton, Pennsylvania, on Aug. 15

PHILADELPHIA — The 2016 Democratic National Convention was barely underway when the Pennsylvania Delegation heard a major announcement.Hillary C...

July 25th, 2016 updated: July 25th, 2016. |  


Deputies take driver class

Deputies take driver class

Bryan County Sheriff Deputies were given extra training Thursday to help in emergency situations.A driver simulation trailer was brought to the Bryan ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Durant City Council to meet Monday

Durant City Council will meet at noon Monday for a special meeting.According to a council agenda, council members will vote to go into executive sessi...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Something’s cooking at local food pantry

Something’s cooking at local food pantry

Durant resident Portia Weed won the drawing in the kick-off of a new cooperative project by the Bryan County Coalition Against Hunger and Hands of Hop...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Durant Democrat hot dog event a success

Durant Democrat hot dog event a success

The Durant Daily Democrat served up hot dogs, cold drinks and cold watermelon Thursday as part of the first “Customer Appreciation Day.”Th...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Sen. Lankford to hold community conversation at SE

Sen. Lankford to hold community conversation at SE

U.S. Sen. James Lankford will be in Durant on Wednesday, July 27, to hold a Community Conversation hosted by Southeastern Oklahoma State University.Th...

July 22nd, 2016 |