Former State Senator Johnson to speak

Former State Senator Johnson to speak

Former State Senator Connie Johnson will speak Tuesday at the noon meeting of Bryan County Federation of Democratic Women. The public is welcome at th...

July 15th, 2017 |  


George’s Drive In undergoes renovation

George’s Drive In undergoes renovation

George’s restaurant on North First is no more. Crews today began the demolition of the building. They will leave the steel frame structure but i...

July 13th, 2017 updated: July 13th, 2017. |  


Election recount results the same

Election recount results the same

The Choctaw Tribal Council held a recount of the results of the recent election Thursday morning.The results were duplicate of the original result.The...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Democrats snatch 2 statehouse seats

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Democrats, who have taken routine beatings from the GOP over the last decade, unexpectedly snatched two state legi...

July 13th, 2017 |  


LeAnn Rimes at Grand Theater

LeAnn Rimes at Grand Theater

LeAnn Rimes rose to stardom at age 13 with her hit “Blue” and her Patsy Cline sound. She’s all grown up now and performed her hits a...

July 12th, 2017 |  


City presents awards for service

City presents awards for service

The Durant City Council met Tuesday evening for their regular scheduled meeting.City service awards were presented to those with years of service. Eac...

July 12th, 2017 |  


Driver flees scene of accident

Driver flees scene of accident

A man driving a white pickup exiting Highway 69/75 at the main Durant exit was unable to maneuver the curve.He landed in the ditch.An anonymous witnes...

July 12th, 2017 |  


DIA and EDC meet for July

DIA and EDC meet for July

The Durant Industrial Authority and the Durant Economic Development Council met Monday at the Durant Chamber of Commerce headquarters. The DIA meeting...

July 12th, 2017 |  


100 year old time capsule will be opened Saturday

100 year old time capsule will be opened Saturday

Human eyes have not laid eyes on it in more than 100 years.It has been hidden away as the world passed by.Several wars, economic depression and recess...

July 11th, 2017 updated: July 11th, 2017. |  


Durant High School Class of 67 holds reunion

Durant High School Class of 67 holds reunion

The Durant High School Class of 1967 met recently at SneakyTiki Restaurant and Brewery in Mead for its 50th reunion. See more photos on page 4. .neFil...

July 11th, 2017 |