DIA angling for new project

The Durant Industrial Authority has put out a bid for Durant to be the site of a manufacturing facility that could generate 300 new jobs with an investment of $65 million. However, DIA interim …

Governor, legislature get huge spending boosts

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt will see his office budget more than double under the state’s new spending plan and the House and Senate also will see huge funding boosts, …

Dr. Golden named Associate VP for Assessment-Accreditation

Southeastern Oklahoma State University has announced the appointment of Dr. Teresa Golden as Associate Vice President for Assessment and Accreditation, effective June 1. Golden has served as a …

Choctaw Community Partner Fund awards more than $61,000 to city and county

The Choctaw Nation awarded the city of Durant $54,700 and Bryan County $6,500 from the Choctaw Community Partner Fund to continue to help strengthen and develop the local area. This is the second …

Child dies in shooting

The son of a Calera police officer died Thursday during an accidental shooting that is being investigated by the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. Authorities were dispatched at 8:26 p.m. to …
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