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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma teachers would receive a $2,500 across-the-board pay raise under a budget proposal approved Thursday by the State Board of Education, but they shouldn't plan to spend the money any time soon.
Bryan County commissioners and the sheriff's office have begun looking at ways to prevent potentially dangerous criminals from escaping jail custody.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's Republican governor and her Democratic candidate opponent are sparring over pay raises for state agency directors.
The Spinal Clinic in Durant usually focuses on patients' health, but it recently concentrated efforts toward the health of a family member.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina after federal appeals courts that oversee those states have made clear that keeping gay and lesbian couples from marrying is...
Two men are in custody following a Tuesday evening armed robbery at the King State Employees Credit Union.
The Durant Area Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome an organization that aims to restore Durant.
A local group aims to scare because it cares this month. Primrose Haunts presents Talon's Market and Slaughter House, a haunted house that gives back.
Tanner Young of Colbert recently traveled to Le Mars, lowa to receive the 2014 “Rising Legend Award” from the National Traditional Country Music Association.
County Commissioners discussed issues at the Bryan County Fairgrounds during a meeting Monday morning.
In what is becoming an annual tradition, Southeastern Oklahoma State University once again ranks among the nation's leaders in producing Native American graduates.
Southeastern Oklahoma State University has scheduled “SE Live Open House and Native American Visitation Day'' for Wednesday, November 12, on the Durant campus.
EDMOND (AP) — The Republican and Democratic contenders to become Oklahoma's top education official both endorsed pay raises for teachers and a reduction in the number of tests public school students must take every year during a public...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — With Republicans holding huge majorities in the Oklahoma House and Senate, Democrats are content to target what they say are vulnerable GOP-controlled seats in the Nov. 4 general election.
Native veterans, language preservationists, artists, a renowned female ceremonial dancer and a former Chief of the Choctaw Nation were among those recognized at the sixth annual AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder Honors recently held in Oklahoma...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma abortion provider who performs 44 percent of all abortions in the state has tried without success to comply with a new state law requiring abortion clinics to have a physician with admitting privileges at a...
One member of the Bryan County Coalition Against Hunger passed on to other members a story a friend tells about his wife, who is a Durant second-grade teacher.
The breeding season is only weeks away for those herds that have a fall calving program. The most important factors that determine if, and when, a cow returns to cycling activity were analyzed by Kansas State University physiologists. Over a period of...
A Hendrix man was injured Friday after he rolled his car, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said.
Several people have been charged with drug and property crimes this week.
After a combined 32 years of service to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, local OHP Communications Lt. Tom Garner has retired from service.
Durant Mayor Jerry Tomlinson joined the Bryan County Drug Court graduates as they celebrate their release from the program in September. Shown in back are, Coordinator Samantha Dimas, Matt Olsen, Brittani Newton, Dustin Eggenberg, Debra Cox, Mayor...
The Durant Rotary Club was recently joined the club's District Governor Bob Dill as 12 members were elevated to the ranks of the Paul Harris Fellowship.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's per-student education funding from the Legislature is more than 23 percent below where it was in 2008, a wider gap than any other state, according to a new study released Thursday.