Durant to kick off city manager search

The Durant City Council will hold a special meeting Monday morning to officially begin its search for a new city manager. The agenda includes a resolution to close part of the process from public …

Downtown active with even more planned

Durant Main Street Executive Director Stephanie Gardner said it’s been a busy summer in the downtown business district, and she is optimistic about the growth she sees. “We’re …

Hall retires from fire department

Marc Hall, a longtime veteran with the Durant Fire Department officially retired on June 30. Hall started his career on January 29, 1991, as a firefighter and dedicated 28 years, to serving the …

EngageOK wraps up fourth year in Durant

For the fourth year in a row the Durant Independent School District hosted EngageOK. DISD Superintendent Duane Merideth said more than 700 teachers from around Southeastern Oklahoma gathered at …

One injured in rollover wreck

A Greenville, Texas, man was seriously injured after rolling his pickup 1.3 miles north of Achille on Highway 78. Thirty-four-year-old Nicolas Paulin was flown by air ambulance to McKinney Baylor …
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