A home was damaged by a fire on Saturday, according to the Durant Fire Department.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Alton Nolen told relatives after his release from prison on drug and assault charges last year that he wanted to focus on getting his life in order.
Sample ballots now are available at the Bryan County Election Board office for voters who want to get a preview of what will be at stake in the Bryan County General Election on Nov. 4.
A Denison, Texas, woman was injured Friday during a two-vehicle crash 1.6 miles west of Durant on Highway 70, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said.
TULSA (AP) — A delay this week by the Oklahoma State Board of Education in selecting a vendor to conduct about 50,000 end-of-instruction tests for high school students this winter could leave thousands of students in the lurch if they're...
A Durant woman who worked for the city of Durant is accused of embezzling more than $700 from the city.
A Cartwright man who has been hit with felony charges of endangering others while eluding police and possession of a stolen vehicle.McKenzie Grant Marquez, 20, was charged Thursday.
The Civil Air Patrol in Durant honored six cadets for their accomplishments at a promotion ceremony Thursday night with one cadet receiving one of the highest honors available.
DURANT - The Choctaw Nation Going Green Team nearly doubled the amount of recyclable material collected at this year's Labor Day Festival compared to 2013.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Department of Education has announced plans for 12 town hall meetings across the state to discuss education issues, including one in Durant.
It does not look as though the Cartwright will govern itself anytime in the near future. Community representatives withdrew a petition to vote on becoming an incorporated town.
The Durant Industrial Authority continues to work toward occupying the building that housed JCP Specialty Foods on the east side of Durant.
Charges have been filed against a man Calera Police said led them on a chase and injured two officers during a struggle.
Two Calera police officers were injured during a scuffle with a man after a pursuit, the department reported.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Several animal rights groups criticized Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe on Tuesday for a fundraiser he held earlier this month in his home state of Oklahoma in which live pigeons were thrown into the air for participants to...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Supporters of an initiative petition to place storm shelters in every Oklahoma public school said Tuesday they are short of the number of signatures required to put the measure on a statewide ballot with just four weeks left...
One of the most popular forms of cultural expression for Choctaws — colorful, detailed beadwork — is thriving in community center classes around the region.
A Durant man is facing three charges after police said he entered a woman's home, threatened her with an air pistol and tried to rob her.
The town of Cartwright could be on the way to gaining its own governing body, but voting on the issue might not happen as soon as residents thought.
Southeastern Oklahoma State University will honor three Distinguished Alumni during Homecoming activities Oct. 24-25.
Holly Gerard became the first woman selected from the far southeast region of the state for induction into Oklahoma's First Ladies, one of 30 women inducted from among the ranks of the membership of Oklahoma Federation of Republican...
DURANT — The date for the Miss Southeast Oklahoma Scholarship Pageant has been set for Nov. 2 at Montgomery Auditorium on the campus of Southeastern Oklahoma State University in Durant. Presenting community sponsor, RNR Cross Family Foundation...
The September/October jury term begins Monday with a trial for a man accused of setting fire to a house and eluding police.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The privately funded Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the Oklahoma Capitol does not violate the state constitution and can stay there, an Oklahoma County judge said Friday in a ruling that attorneys who filed the...
Southeastern Oklahoma State University has found a new way to get students involved. From sporting events to celebrations, students can now get rewarded for attending SE events.