Community leaders and Officials from TAPS Public Transit gathered Tuesday to celebrate the second phase of the Red River Route which placed more stops in Durant.
Chad Hitchcock and Bill Orr were elected to Durant City Council, according to unofficial election returns released Tuesday evening.
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Donnie Joines, Hal Nesbitt and Ron Fryer were elected to Caddo Council, according to election returns released Tuesday evening.
Voters go to the polls in four cities in Bryan County today.The Durant City Council has two seats to fill with four candidates running in that election. Colbert, Caddo and Achille also have municipal elections today.
Several people were charged Monday with drug crimes in what was the first day of the court clerk's office on the second floor of the courthouse.
With temperatures warming up, it is art walk season once again in Durant. Durant Main Street began its second year of the monthly art walk and farmer's market Saturday with a twist. This year, the walk features art and produce with the...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma would become the fourth state in the country to require women to wait at least 72 hours before receiving an abortion under a bill overwhelmingly approved Monday by a state Senate committee.
Polls are open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday for the municipal elections.
Bill Garner used to deliver Meals on Wheels to elderly people who weren't able to prepare their own food each day. Now, at 93, he gets those meals delivered to him.
According to Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist, the long-awaited end to beef cow herd liquidation happened in 2014 as the industry abruptly switched to expansion. The 2.1 percent increase in beef cow...
A Durant man sentenced in a 1997 murder is now requesting DNA testing on evidence from the crime scene.
“What She Left Behind” is Book Talk's choice for its April 9 meeting at Donald W. Reynolds Library, 1515 W. Main St. in Durant. Dr. Dottie Davis, library director, will lead the 7 p.m. discussion.
The Tulsa District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced plans to reclaim, enhance, and protect a 66-acre parcel of land on the east side of Widow Moore Creek in Bryan County that began March 23.
Southeastern Oklahoma State University will present BrainStorm on April 13-25.The event includes poster and lecture presentations.Dr. Layne Heitz and Kathleen Hardgrove are serving as co-chairs for BrainStorm 2015.
Durant's former middle school may soon get a new life. REI, the non-profit, Durant-based economic development company, is negotiating with the Durant School District for purchase of the building and the large playing field next to...
The Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma and the Community Food Bank of Eastern Oklahoma partnered with the Oklahoma Youth Expo (OYE) to “meat” the needs of chronically hungry children in Oklahoma during the recent Oklahoma Youth Expo. Students...
The City of Durant is encouraging people of all ages to demonstrate that they love where they live by joining hands and volunteering for the 2015 Great American Cleanup™ (GAC) in Oklahoma coordinated by Keep Oklahoma Beautiful (KOB).
The Choctaw Nation has set its 2015 filing dates for the July 11 tribal election for the offices of Chief and Council Districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, and11. Candidates may file May 11, 12, and 13, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Election Board Office at the...
Durant and state officials held a groundbreaking ceremony Friday to welcome the BrucePac Company to Durant.The BrucePac facility is located at 1914 Highway 70 East in the old J.C. Potter Sausage plant.
The fourth annual Miss Durant High School pageant will be held at 6:30 pm. Saturday, April 4 at the DHS auditorium The pageant will feature 15 young women as they compete in interview, casual wear, talent and evening gown. However, they will also...
Early voting began this morning for municipal elections and also a sales tax for Colbert.
Bryan county is now officially sporting a new county logo and seal that have been the topic of many discussions since the election of District No. 1 Commissioner Ron Boyer.
A beloved former Southeastern Oklahoma State University teacher, Howard Starks, died in 2003, but is not forgotten. He and his award-winning poems will be celebrated in two poetry readings April 7 on the Durant campus.
The sheriff's office identified two people arrested at a produce company in connection with what authorities say is the largest marijuana seizure in county history.