First United Bank announces Dan Boren as president of Oklahoma

First United Bank® has announced Dan Boren as their Chief Banking Officer and President of Oklahoma. In this role, he will oversee and provide leadership to all Oklahoma banking …

Firefighters hose down abandoned house

An abandoned house burned late Wednesday, according to the Durant Fire Department. Firefighters were dispatched at 11:56 p.m. to 601 N.E. Fourth Ave., and when they arrived, police were on the …

Board of Education approves personnel actions

The Durant Board of Education approved several personnel changes at its regular meeting on Oct. 7. The board approved the hiring of reading interventionists Daurah Amos, at Northwest Heights …

Choctaw Clinic earns Green Honor

The Choctaw Nation Regional Medical Clinic in Durant is receiving a prestigious international honor for its architecture – the silver-level LEED Certification. Leadership in Energy and …

Stunt team visits NWH

The United Freestyle Stunt Team from Fort Worth, Texas, came and performed for students at Northwest Heights Oct. 10. They talked about making positive life decisions like saying no to drugs and not …
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