Rain and ice take toll on power, roads

Rain and ice take toll on power, roads

Bryan County took a direct hit from the shifting late winter weather which caused power outages and icy roads across the Red River region.More than 1,...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Durant Chamber rocks, rolls into 2018

Durant Chamber rocks, rolls into 2018

Hundreds gathered Saturday to celebrate Durant’s march toward with the future with a throwback to “old time rock-n-roll” at the 117t...

February 20th, 2018 |  


The Remarkable career of Mattie Lynch

The Remarkable career of Mattie Lynch

A brief overview of women’s fashions from 1900-1920 shows that dresses became slimmer, more practical, and somewhat more comfortable as women be...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Revenue is rising in Mead

Revenue is rising in Mead

Business is increasing Mead and because of that, officials say they are putting the tax money to good use for town improvements.Mead Town Council met ...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Catholic church holds groundbreaking for new building

Catholic church holds groundbreaking for new building

SubmittedSome say dreams don’t come true, but Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, proved to be an exception for the parishioners of St. William Catholic Churc...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Principals taped to the wall

Principals taped to the wall

Two elementary school principals were taped to the wall on Friday to raise funds for a child scheduled to have surgery.Northwest Heights Elementary Sc...

February 11th, 2018 |  


Rhonda Clouse BFF Blood Drive held

Rhonda Clouse BFF Blood Drive held

Blood drives are always successful because any amount of blood donated can save a life.The need for blood may be great, but it’s not measured in...

February 11th, 2018 |  


South 9th Arts District vision discussed

South 9th Arts District vision discussed

The South 9th business corridor was once a strategic area in Durant.Long before the interstates and expressways, it was the south entrance to Durant.N...

February 8th, 2018 |  


Customers at local restaurants met at door by uniformed officers

Customers at local restaurants met at door by uniformed officers

Law enforcement came together in a big way for Special Olympics this past weekend.Patrons walked into their favorite restaurant to eat and many were s...

February 6th, 2018 |  


Bryan County under emergency burn ban

Bryan County under emergency burn ban

A 14-day burn ban has been issued for Bryan County, through Feb. 15.Bryan County commissioners Ron Boyer and Tony Simmons approved the ban on outdoor ...

February 3rd, 2018 |