Superintendent’s contract renewed

Superintendent’s contract renewed

The Durant Board of Education voted to renew Superintendent Duane Merideth’s contract.Merideth’s contract is for the term beginning July 1...

January 11th, 2018 |  


SE students to participate in MLK Day of Service

Southeastern Oklahoma State University will begin spring classes on Tuesday, Jan. 16.Prior to that, Southeastern students, faculty and staff will be i...

January 11th, 2018 |  


Council hears city pool progress

Council hears city pool progress

The Durant City Council met for the regular January meeting Tuesday evening in council chambers at Durant City Hall.The council presented city employe...

January 11th, 2018 |  


REI Oklahoma receives healthy business certification for fourth consecutive year

REI Oklahoma has been granted Oklahoma Certified Healthy Business status four years in a row, a designation recognizing business sites that make a pos...

January 9th, 2018 |  


First United Bank to host seminar on fraud prevention

First United® of Durant will be hosting a financial well-being event on Thursday, January 11 at 5:30 p.m. at 1400 W. Main St. in the Massey Lead...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Three Valley Museum readies for fundraiser

Tickets are on sale now for Three Valley Museum’s annual fund raiser and wine event, “Put A Cork in It.”“This has become one o...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Bikes donated to Boys & Girls Club

Bikes donated to Boys & Girls Club

Durant High School’s Business Management class and DECA students worked together to donate bikes to the Boys and Girls Club of Durant.Unassemble...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Community workshop to create the vision for South 9th Avenue

Community workshop to create the vision for South 9th Avenue

The first workshop for the South 9th Avenue District will be held from 5-7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center & Library. Com...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Journey Stories continue

Journey Stories continue

Journey Stories got off to a galloping start Thursday at Three Valley Musuem as local attorney Ken Rainbolt told about the life and times of the Choct...

January 9th, 2018 |  


DIA swears in newest member

DIA swears in newest member

The Durant Industrial Authority met at Chamber of Commerce headquarters for the first meeting of 2018.Former City Manager Paul Buntz led the meeting a...

January 9th, 2018 |