National fund starting to help bail defendants out of jail

NEW YORK (AP) — A national effort is launching that aims to help low-income defendants get out of jail by bailing them out as their criminal cas...

November 14th, 2017 |  


DIA optimistic about Durant’s future

DIA optimistic about Durant’s future

The DIA, Durant Industrial Authority met Monday afternoon at the Durant Chamber of Commerce.Former City Manager Paul Buntz will head up that board as ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma Dems hope to mirror election successes nationwide

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The recent success of Democrats in deep-red Oklahoma amid will be put to a further test Tuesday in special elections for th...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Man electrocuted, electrically burned Monday

Man electrocuted, electrically burned Monday

Just after noon Monday, an out-of-town worker contracted by the City of Durant to do work on the roof of City Hall was severely electrically burned wh...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 14th, 2017. |  


Choctaw Child Centers collecting food items

Press releaseA year ago Choctaw Nation childcare programs launched a canned food drive for families in need. It was so successful in helping homes get...

November 13th, 2017 |  


Classic of Texoma acquires Team Bonner dealerships

Staff reportClassic of Texoma has recently expanded with its acquisition of the Team Bonner dealerships on Eisenhower Parkway in Denison, Texas, which...

November 11th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma smokers encouraged to participate in the Great American Smokeout

OKLAHOMA CITY — Smokers across Oklahoma are encouraged to quit tobacco for a day, or a lifetime, during the Great American Smokeout (GASO) on No...

November 10th, 2017 |  


Opioid addiction summit held in Durant

Opioid addiction summit held in Durant

A summit regarding addiction in rural Oklahoma was held Thursday in Durant at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center & Library to examine the sco...

November 9th, 2017 |  


There’s only 1 ….. Mike Metheny

There’s only 1 ….. Mike Metheny

Mike Metheny had numerous honors during his illustrious coaching career.National Coach of the Year, check. NAIA Hall of Fame, check. Southeastern Hall...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Settlement: Red River determines Texas, federal boundaries

DALLAS (AP) — Texas landowners who live along a river separating them from Oklahoma have reached a settlement with federal officials saying the ...

November 9th, 2017 |