St. John's Episcopal Church, 515 W. Beech St. in Durant, will host its annual Fall Festival devoted to the life and ministry of St. Francis of Assisi this Friday and Saturday. St. Francis is known as the patron saint of animals and the...
Voters in Bryan County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the Nov. 4 Bryan County General Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Linda Fahrendorf said today. Although the County Election Board can accept...
DURANT – The Durant FFA chapter and agricultural education program recently welcomed student teacher Katie Millermon, an agricultural education senior from Oklahoma State University.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma prison officials unveiled new execution procedures Tuesday to replace those used in April when an inmate writhed and moaned before being declared dead 43 minutes after his lethal injection began — a situation...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Tulsa medical clinic contends in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that an Oklahoma law set to take effect later this year further restricting the use of abortion-inducing drugs in the state is an unconstitutional violation of a...
Friday, Oct. 10, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Nov. 4 Bryan County General Election, Bryan County Election Board Secretary Linda Fahrendorf said.
A home was damaged by a fire on Saturday, according to the Durant Fire Department.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Alton Nolen told relatives after his release from prison on drug and assault charges last year that he wanted to focus on getting his life in order.
Sample ballots now are available at the Bryan County Election Board office for voters who want to get a preview of what will be at stake in the Bryan County General Election on Nov. 4.
A Denison, Texas, woman was injured Friday during a two-vehicle crash 1.6 miles west of Durant on Highway 70, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said.
TULSA (AP) — A delay this week by the Oklahoma State Board of Education in selecting a vendor to conduct about 50,000 end-of-instruction tests for high school students this winter could leave thousands of students in the lurch if they're...
A Durant woman who worked for the city of Durant is accused of embezzling more than $700 from the city.
A Cartwright man who has been hit with felony charges of endangering others while eluding police and possession of a stolen vehicle.McKenzie Grant Marquez, 20, was charged Thursday.
The Civil Air Patrol in Durant honored six cadets for their accomplishments at a promotion ceremony Thursday night with one cadet receiving one of the highest honors available.
DURANT - The Choctaw Nation Going Green Team nearly doubled the amount of recyclable material collected at this year's Labor Day Festival compared to 2013.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Department of Education has announced plans for 12 town hall meetings across the state to discuss education issues, including one in Durant.
It does not look as though the Cartwright will govern itself anytime in the near future. Community representatives withdrew a petition to vote on becoming an incorporated town.
The Durant Industrial Authority continues to work toward occupying the building that housed JCP Specialty Foods on the east side of Durant.
Charges have been filed against a man Calera Police said led them on a chase and injured two officers during a struggle.
Two Calera police officers were injured during a scuffle with a man after a pursuit, the department reported.