The Oklahoma Blood Institute held a blood drive Thursday at Durant's Department of Human Services. With a shortage of blood in area blood banks the OBI has many blood drives in the area.
The Durant Industrial Authority met Tuesday at the Durant Chamber of Commerce building.
TULSA (AP) — A state lawmaker called Thursday for an independent review of Tulsa's reserve deputy program as more questions arose about the training of a 73-year-old volunteer officer who says he accidentally shot a suspect to death while...
A man was stabbed multiple times by his daughter, according to Durant Police.Police and emergency personnel were dispatched just before 4 p.m. Thursday to 1009 Parkview Drive.
The annual Big Five Community Services and Jackie Watson Head Start “boxcar derby” for 3 and 4-year-olds was held at Dixon Durant Park in conjunction with the “National Week of the Young Child.”
Congressman Markwayne Mullin (OK-02) announced an upcoming town hall meeting in Durant.The meeting will be from 6-7 p.m. Monday, April 20 at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center and Library.
Terri Talley survived the tragic Oklahoma City bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah building on April 19, 1995.
Choctaw Nation Going Green Team will be hosting a household hazardous waste collection event from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, April 18 in Durant.
A new member of the Calera Council was sworn in during the council's regular monthly meeting.Cheryl Johnson takes over the seat held by Vicki Barkley, who did not seek reelection.
The first ever One Talented Kid competition was held last week, displaying the talents of Bryan County children.
The Durant City Council appointed members to the Highland Cemetery Board during the council's regular meeting Tuesday.
The Massey Family Lectureship series saw Tulsa Public School Superintendent Keith Ballard as the 14th guest speaker in the series. A full house of more than 400 students and visitors attended. The Massey Family received an ovation on the...
OKLAHOMA CITY – Calera Police Chief Don Hyde was honored as the recipient of the Tavia Dooley Safe Communities Award winner at the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office's Annual Traffic Safety Forum on April 3. The event took place at the Embassy...
This week is “National Telecommunicators Appreciation Week” and was celebrated locally Monday as the Durant Police and Fire Departments and EMS honored the city and county 911 dispatchers. An appreciation meal was provided, cooked and...
The sheriff's office says it seized a hoodie with Bryan County Sheriff's Office markings from a suspect arrested for drug crimes.
District Attorney Emily Redman will be the speaker at Southeastern Oklahoma State University's Spring Commencement, scheduled for Saturday, May 9, in Bloomer Sullivan Arena.
Estimates of the percentage of beef cattle births that produce twins vary. One estimate (Gilmore) puts the percentage at about 0.5% or 1 in every 200 births. Approximately one-half of the sets of twins should contain both a bull and a heifer calf.
Crisis Control Center of Durant held their annual “Kick up your heels” red high heel walk. The walk started at Market Square and went around the block at Main and First, ended there a few minutes later.
Friends and family are invited to attend the upcoming wedding of Teena Henry and Blake Harlin. Teena is the daughter of Tim Henry, Dallas, Texas, and the late Sherry Henry. She is a 2007 graduate of Morris High School. Following high school, Teena...
John Anteau of the Durant FFA chapter has been named the Southeast District Star in Agricultural Placement of the Oklahoma FFA Association and will compete as a finalist for the State Star in Agricultural Placement award presented April 29 at the 89th...
The Durant High School Alumni Association will be having its annual all classes reunion July 18 at the new Durant High School. The reunion starts at 5:30 p.m. with a meal being served.
Bryan County roads and bridges are in poor condition since the winter ice storms created potholes. The Bryan County Commissioners are scrambling to find the funds to repair bridges hit hard by the destruction the ice caused.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With U.S. death penalty states scrambling for alternatives to lethal injection amid a shortage of deadly drugs, Oklahoma legislators believe they've found a foolproof and humane method — nitrogen gas...
TULSA (AP) — The University of Oklahoma's new chief of diversity programs says he knows why he's the right fit for the job after a racist video roiled the school last month: He experienced discrimination when he was a student at the...
Durant Police and Bryan County Emergency Management teamed up once again to train residents about how to respond to an active shooter, but this time, it wasn't just Durant resident attending.
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