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Republican candidates speak to Durant residents

Republicans around Durant gathered Monday afternoon to hear from some of their candidates for different offices.

  • Republican cand...

    Republicans around Durant gathered...

    Republican candidates speak to Durant residents

    Republicans around Durant gathered Monday afternoon to hear from some of their candidates for different offices.

  • Local dispatche...

    Durant and Bryan County law enforc...

    Local dispatchers recognized this week

    Durant and Bryan County law enforcement and first responders took time Monday to recognize National Telecommunications Week and thank the local...

  • Bennington clea...

    The town of Bennington is cleaned ...

    Bennington cleans up after Sunday storm

    The town of Bennington is cleaned up and has electricity restored following a storm Sunday evening that knocked out five power line poles and...

  • John Carey spea...

    Former State Representative John C...

    John Carey speaks for Hunger Coalition

    Former State Representative John Carey has become the voice of The Bryan County Coalition Against Hunger.

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    He might not always venture far fr...

    Durant Walmart bids farewell to longtime manager

    He might not always venture far from home, but when he does, he goes all in.

  • Local teacher t...

    Joan Wright is the music teacher a...

    Local teacher to launch two books

    Joan Wright is the music teacher at Northwest Heights Elementary School and Christy Mullens is a staff member of NWH who have recently published a...

  • Tragic truths c...

    Stories shared to avoid distracted driving’s consequences


    Dylan Giguere and Jonathan Kinsey ...

    Tragic truths can be positive scare tactics

    Stories shared to avoid distracted driving’s consequences


    Dylan Giguere and Jonathan Kinsey were virtually inseparable friends who considered one another a brother. Dylan said they met in second grade...

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    Three Democrat...

    Candidate harmony dominates democratic superintendent debate

    Three Democratic candidates for the office of Superintendent of Public Instruction were welcomed Monday evening by a full...

  • Choctaw Nation ...

    Early childhood development always...

    Choctaw Nation celebrates children

    Early childhood development always has been a focus for the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and will continue to be, according to Assistant Chief Gary...

  • Rain could not ...

    Threats of rain didn't keep ...

    Rain could not dampen spirits at annual rendezvous event at Fort Washita

    Threats of rain didn't keep visitors from the annual Fort Washita Fur Trade Rendezvous this past weekend. The event opened on Wednesday and...

  • Parent asks for...

    Parents are requesting a book be p...

    Parent asks for graphic book to be pulled from Durant High School Library

    Parents are requesting a book be pulled from the shelves of the Durant High School library after a disturbing revelation of its...

  • First Thursday ...

    Warmer weather has returned art to...

    First Thursday Art Walk returns to Durant

    Warmer weather has returned art to downtown Durant as the First Thursday Art Walk was held for the first time since December.

  • Courthouse to b...

    Beginning Monday morning, those en...

    Courthouse to begin security checkpoint on Monday

    Beginning Monday morning, those entering the Bryan County Courthouse will have to pass through a security checkpoint that will include a metal...

  • Special Olympic...

    Dozens of men, women and children ...

    Special Olympics Track and Field Day held in Durant

    Dozens of men, women and children gathered Wednesday at the Durant Multi-Sports Complex to participate in the 2014 Red River Special Olympics...

  • Texoma Spring G...

    The Master Gardeners' 2014 T...

    Texoma Spring Garden show opens

    The Master Gardeners' 2014 Texoma Spring Garden Show opened today at the Bryan County Fairgrounds on South Ninth Avenue in...

  • DA investigator...

     The Attorney General's...

    DA investigator receives recognition for fraud prevention

     The Attorney General's Office Tuesday honored David Cathey, fraud investigator for Judicial District 19 with the 2014 Brad Edwards...

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