The Bryan County Commissioners have approved a motion that will allow the county sheriff to go out for bids for two new vehicles for the sheriff's department.
Editor's note: The following is a news release sent Friday afternoon by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma
Colbert second and third grade students learned the importance of healthy lungs as they were challenged with tug-of –war, hop scotch and relay races on the Great American Smokeout day Thursday.
MUSKOGEE -A jury found a former Choctaw executive guilty Thursday evening of federal bribery and theft charges.
The Durant Ministerial Alliance will host its annual Community Thanksgiving Worship Service for the entire community at 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, at Durant First Presbyterian Church, 15th Avenue and Elm Street.
Just a few days after Byron Cordell was fired as Durant's head football coach, his family made a parody video to the tune of Taylor Swift's “Shake It Off” and posted it on YouTube. It went viral.
STILLWATER - Gary O'Neill, USDA-NRCS State Conservationist for Oklahoma has announced that EQIP applications for 2015 are due in the local NRCS offices on Jan. 16, 2015. He said that the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) is...
This year has flown by, and Thanksgiving is already right around the corner. For many of us, this means traveling to spend the holiday with friends and family, near and far. So the Durant Police Department wants to remind everyone that no matter how...
A woman is facing rape and “sexting” charges after an investigation by the Durant Police Department into allegations she had sex with a minor and sent pictures and texts of a sexual nature.
MUSKOGEE (AP) — A former Choctaw Nation official has testified that he accepted gifts and cash from several contractors.
Despite conversation on social media about the Lakewood Volunteer Fire Department in Bryan County, only one community member attended a meeting of the board to address issues that have come to light.
Two Durant Head Start centers gathered as Pilgrims and Indians to share a Thanksgiving feast and entertainment.
Durant firefighters have put out several small fires during the past few days, according to department reports.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group of Republican business owners in Oklahoma called on Congress on Wednesday to pass an immigration bill that includes a path to legal status for some of the estimated 11 million people in the U.S. unlawfully, saying...
The Choctaw Nation continues to spotlight local tribal artists during monthly Meet the Artist events highlighting a special piece of Choctaw heritage.
A trial is continuing today in Muskogee for a former Choctaw Nation executive indicted on federal charges of bribery and theft.
Sen. Josh Brecheen has begun his second term after being officially sworn in during a special oath of office ceremony at the Capitol on Tuesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma leaders are praising the renewed momentum in Congress to approve construction of the northern leg of the Keystone XL pipeline, even though the project will have very little economic impact on the Sooner...
TULSA (AP) — The Oklahoma Department of Human Services must review plans to develop new foster homes, prepare weekly caseload reports and develop a remediation plan to reduce a Child Protective Services backlog, a new report released Monday...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Three women testified Monday that an Oklahoma City police officer sexually assaulted them while he was on duty, including one woman who said he sexually assaulted her while she was high on drugs and handcuffed to a hospital...
Caddo Community Association presented a welcome bouquet to new business owner, Teresa Percell. Southern Babes Boutique, located at 107 W. Buffalo Street in Caddo, welcomed their first customers on Caddo Heritage Day, Oct. 18. Teresa says she has...
The annual Durant Education and Service Sorority DESS Holiday Parade of Homes will take place from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7. This annual fundraiser supports local charities throughout the Bryan County area.
Limited grazing of wheat pasture has proven to be the best and also more efficient approach for utilizing this high-quality forage with mature beef cows. The protein requirements of a dry cow can be met by allowing her to graze on wheat pasture for...
Sherman author Amy Shojai will speak at a Brown-Bag Luncheon in Durant on Nov. 20, sponsored by the Friends of the Donald W. Reynolds Library.The noon luncheon will be at the library, 1515 W. Main St., and is free to the public.
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