Changes coming for the Democrat

Over the past decade, the newspaper business has faced unprecedented change. And because of that change, newspapers have had to adapt or face extincti...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Williams thanks her rescuer

Williams thanks her rescuer

Thanksgiving is a holiday where Americans pause to give thanks for the blessings in our lives.The routine things in life are usually what we give thos...

November 24th, 2017 updated: November 27th, 2017. |  


Durant wins Keep Oklahoma Beautiful awards

Durant wins Keep Oklahoma Beautiful awards

Press releaseOn Nov. 18, people from all over Oklahoma joined together to celebrate environmental excellence across the state and Durant received seve...

November 24th, 2017 |  


School board candidate filing set to begin Dec. 4

Press releaseCandidates for the Board of Education in ten County school districts will file their Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. on Mon...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Choctaw Cultural Services joins Red Earth Treefest

Choctaw Cultural Services joins Red Earth Treefest

Press releaseThe Choctaw Nation Cultural Services Department is again sponsoring a tree for the Choctaw Nation in the annual Red Earth Treefest 2017 i...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Museum to host holiday open house

Press releaseMake plans to visit Three Valley Museum’s “Holiday Open House” on Sunday, Nov. 26.“This is a great way to kick of...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


FFF Thanksgiving Dinner

FFF Thanksgiving Dinner

Families Feeding Families served its annual Thanksgiving dinner Thursday at the Durant First Baptist Church Family Life Center. FFF Executive Director...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Apartments burn during holiday fire

Apartments burn during holiday fire

An early Thanksgiving morning fire at a Durant apartment complex has left six families homeless, according to the Durant Fire Department.Firefighters ...

November 23rd, 2017 updated: November 24th, 2017. |  


Transgender woman awarded $1M in discrimination lawsuit

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A federal jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1 million after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University di...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Choctaw used toy drive to aid families in need

The season is hardly on the horizon. Still, Christmas joy is growing daily in the thoughts and hearts of many. Choctaw Nation’s Going Green prog...

November 21st, 2017 |