Anna Prichard, Miss Southeast Oklahoma and Nicole Lowry, Miss Southeast Oklahoma Outstanding Teen will crown their successors at the 2015 Miss Southeast Oklahoma and Miss Southeast Oklahoma Outstanding Teen Pageant at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2 at...
Attendance was light at last night's candidate forum – three candidates and about a dozen in the audience showed up for the Durant Chamber of Commerce event, but the candidates soldiered on.
The Heart and Medical Center Urgent Care, Durant's new urgent-care facility, will be hosting a community open house and ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate its grand opening from noon until 4 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 31.
NEWCASTLE (AP) — Patrons of the Jimmy's Egg breakfast cafe received a surprise visitor on Tuesday when Gov. Mary Fallin rolled into the restaurant parking lot in a giant recreational vehicle, walked inside and began chatting about jobs,...
First United Bank announced plans to expand operations in central and southern Oklahoma through a merger with First American Bank, headquartered in Purcell and Norman, in early 2015.
Bryan County Election Board Secretary Linda Fahrendorf advises voters, candidates, campaign officials, and volunteers to be very aware of—and careful to not violate—state election laws in the Nov. 4 General Election next...
TULSA (AP) — Former state Board of Education member Joy Hofmeister is trying to become just the second Republican in Oklahoma history to be elected as its top education official.
Beginning this January, Southeastern Oklahoma State University will offer a unique new master's degree in Native American leadership.
Sunny, unseasonably warm weather greeted all who attended “Destination Homecoming'' at Southeastern Oklahoma State University on Friday and Saturday.
Blood donors can show their community and school spirit by donating with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) Wednesday, Oct. 29. A blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. will occur at Caddo High School.
Southern Pointe Living Center held its first-ever employee appreciation banquet recently.
The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a ribbon cutting, Oct. 14 at the new Riverwood Barn and Amphitheater located on the south side Hwy 70 just east of the Blue River, welcoming the new wedding venue to the area.
The 31st annual Durant Rotary Gun & Knife Show will be held Saturday, Nov. 1 and Sunday Nov. 2.
Squirrels and rodents cannot resist digging their teeth into the juicy bulbs we so conveniently place in the ground for them each fall. Though our intention is not to feed wildlife, this is the ultimate fate of many flower bulbs. An easy trick can be...
The campus of Southeastern Oklahoma State University features the sound of children singing as the Southeastern Hub for Arts Resources (SHARE) Children's Chorus rehearses on Tuesday evenings.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Authorities took a man into custody Friday after they say he admitted driving a car onto the Oklahoma Capitol grounds overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments, smashing it to pieces.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A new Oklahoma law that requires clinics to have a physician with admitting privileges at a nearby hospital present when abortions are performed can become law on Nov. 1, a judge ruled Friday.
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma teachers would receive a $2,500 across-the-board pay raise under a budget proposal approved Thursday by the State Board of Education, but they shouldn't plan to spend the money any time soon.
Bryan County commissioners and the sheriff's office have begun looking at ways to prevent potentially dangerous criminals from escaping jail custody.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's Republican governor and her Democratic candidate opponent are sparring over pay raises for state agency directors.
The Spinal Clinic in Durant usually focuses on patients' health, but it recently concentrated efforts toward the health of a family member.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian couples from marrying is...
Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union.
The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome an organization that aims to restore Durant.
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