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Fusion Bible to host IF:Texoma 2020

Tens of thousands of women worldwide will participate in the IF:Gathering on February 7-8 via a livestream from a sold-out event in Dallas, Texas. In Durant, local leaders are hosting a livestream … more

Students, faculty and staff volunteer for day of service on MLK Day

Although classes were not in session Monday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University in observance of Martin Luther King. Jr. Day, students were far from idle. Some 150 students, faculty and … more

Boy Scouts launch largest annual food drive

This February, the Boy Scouts of America conduct the 35th annual Scouting for Food drive collecting food donations for the needy across communities. Scouting for Food is the Boy Scouts of … more

Voters Should Apply Early for Absentee Ballots

Voters in Bryan County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the February 11 Rock Creek and Calera School Bond Election and Durant Special Proposition Election should apply now, County … more

Decision on SE president to be made January 31

The Board of Regents of the Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO) met Wednesday to conduct face-to-face interviews with three candidates for the presidency of Southeastern Oklahoma State … more

Deadline to request absentee ballots nears

Less than a week remains for registered voters in Bryan County to apply for absentee ballots to be mailed to them for the February 11, 2020 Rock Creek and Calera School Bond Election and Durant Special Proposition Election, County Election Board Secretary Kimberly Norris said today. more

Calera Homecoming King and Queen

Tyler Shupert was named King and Leigha Brown was crowned queen during Calera Homecoming 2020 festivities on Jan. 17 before the Calera Lady Bulldogs and Bulldogs played the Turner Falcons in … more

Brian Nedvin to present lecture, recital on music and the Holocaust

Tenor and Guitarist Brian Nedvin will present a lecture and recital Tuesday, Jan. 28 on Southeastern Oklahoma State University at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Recital Hall. The performance will feature … more

Richards retiring after 24 seasons at SE, Durant

Ray Richards has spent the better part of his coaching career in Durant helping guide the college and high school football programs. The long-time defensive coach recently decided to step away … more

Deputy will be laid to rest today

Funeral services for Bryan County Sheriff’s Deputy Jarid Taylor, 31, of Hendrix, will be held, at 2 p.m. today at Kemp Baptist Church at Kemp. Burial will follow in Kemp Cemetery. Sheriff … more

Conservation workshop to be held in Durant

Driving down the road, it’s easy to see the differences in agricultural practices of 2020 compared to those a decade ago. In many instances, it’s obvious that the answers to the … more

Hofmeister: Local schools set policies

A spokeswoman for State Superintendent of Instruction Joy Hofmeister’s office said controversy over an Oklahoma State Department of Education newsletter concerning policies on LGBT students in … more

Nursing home evacuated due to gas leak

King’s Daughters & Sons Nursing Home in Durant was evacuated Saturday because of a gas leak and the Durant School District helped bus residents to different locations, according to the … more

SE to host Aviation Visitation Day

High school students interested in pursuing careers in aviation are invited to attend the Aviation Visitation Day at Southeastern Oklahoma State University on January 24. Southeastern is home to … more

Bryan County deputy dies in Tuesday morning wreck

Law enforcement officers in Bryan County and the surrounding area are reaching out to the Bryan County Sheriff's Office after the death of a Bryan County deputy early Tuesday. Bryan County … more

Durant senior wrestlers honored

Durant High School senior wrestler Jared Pierce accepts a rose from wrestling coach Jim Taylor. DHS senior wrestlers were honored Tuesday before the match with McAlester. See story on sports page 9 … more

Senior wrestlers recognized

Durant wrestler Fulton Gorges was among seniors recognized before the match Tuesday evening with McAlester. Durant High School wrestling coach Jim Taylor gives senior wrestler Connor Hall a rose … more

STEM visitation day set at SE

High school students interested in a career in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics are encouraged to attend STEM Visitation Day at Southeastern Oklahoma State University. The event is … more

Harsh sentences aren’t always required to achieve justice

Last week, it was reported that a 55-year old tag agent in southeastern Oklahoma pleaded guilty in Oklahoma County District Court to embezzling $629,000 in tax receipts. She received the money but … more

Choctaw Nation opens rental homes in Calera

As part of its ongoing housing services, the Choctaw Nation established a neighborhood of affordable rental homes in Calera Tuesday, Jan. 7. Residents, community and tribal leaders came together … more
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