Rain and flooding continues in state

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Waterlogged parts of the central U.S. braced Wednesday for more rain, following days of severe storms that have battered Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma and caused at …

City Manager off Norman’s radar

Durant City Manager Tim Rundel said he is no longer a finalist for the city manager spot in Norman. “I have been informed by the recruiter that Norman has decided to go with a different …

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 …
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