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Choctaw Nation readies Labor Day weekend festival

TVSHKA HOMMA – What many believe to be the biggest tourism event in southeastern Oklahoma is only days away. The Choctaw Nation Labor Day Weekend Festival draws tens of thousands of people … more

SE Homecoming activities scheduled

Southeastern Oklahoma State University will celebrate Homecoming 2018 on October 11-13.The traditional Homecoming parade is set for Thursday October 11, at 6:30 p.m. in downtown Durant. That … more

Governor’s race tops primary runoff election ballot

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The race for the GOP nomination to replace Oklahoma’s term-limited Gov. Mary Fallin tops this week’s unusually high number of primary runoff elections.Former … more

Man accused of sexually abusing child

A Calera man has been arrested following an investigation by Calera Police into allegations he sexually abused a girl on multiple occasions.Fifty-year-old Dalton Paul Stallings has been charged with … more

2018-2019 Leadership Durant Class begins

The 2018-2019 Leadership Durant class kicked off Thursday with orientation held by Elaine Dodd of the Oklahoma Bankers Association.A program of the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Durant … more

Mural completed in time for Caddo Heritage Day

Caddo Community Association is excited about the new downtown mural completed this week by Dottie and Clay Moore of Moonlight Murals.The timing is just right for Caddo Heritage Day on Oct. 20 to … more

Who’s who on the Runoff ballot

On Aug. 28, voters will return to the polls for runoff elections to decide races in which no candidates received more than 50 percent of the vote in June’s primary election. There will be … more

Democrats speak out on transgender hate

According to Chair Paul Cartledge, the Bryan County Democratic Party has issued a resolution against the outbreak of hate comments against an Achille public School transgender 12-year-old. After some … more

Hull and Laughlin inducted into the Bryan County 4-H Hall of Fame

The annual Bryan County 4-H Banquet was held on Aug.4 and the theme for the night was “4-H: The Adventure Awaits.” Many awards were given out for the 2017-2018 4-H year including: speech … more

Libertarians in the Aug. 28 runoff

On Aug. 28, voters will return to the polls for runoff elections to decide races in which no candidates received more than 50 percent of the vote in June’s primary election. There will be … more

Woman charged with manslaughter for fatality crash

A Colbert woman involved in a fatal accident last week that killed a Durant man is now accused of manslaughter.Twenty-five-year-old Brittney Nicole Schmidt, alias Williams, has been charged with … more

Injured officer recovering at home

A Durant police officer injured during an altercation after a pursuit is recovering at home.Lt. Carrie Wyrick suffered a fractured vertebrae when 59-year-old Marcus Lynn Campbell of Durant put her in … more

Tournament to benefit New Life House

Area youth softball and baseball teams will have the chance to slide into home while helping provide a home for women dealing with substance abuse issues during the inaugural New Life House Benefit … more

Keeping Durant Clean & Green

The ‘Keep Durant Clean & Green’ initiative, a community-wide effort to pick up trash, continues throughout the community with several groups and businesses who have adopted an … more

Grube releases plan for street financing

Councilmember Oden Grube’s plan to finance street repairs outlines where she plans to get the finances, but provides little detail on repairs. When pressed, Grube decided she had nothing more … more

Officer seriously injured in altercation

A Durant police officer was seriously injured Sunday during an altercation after a pursuit.According to court papers, Lt. Carrie Wyrick suffered a fractured vertebrae when 59-year-old Marcus Lynn … more

Democrats hoping for their party’s nomination

On Aug. 28, voters will return to the polls for runoff elections to decide races in which no candidates received more than 50 percent of the vote in June’s primary election. There will be … more

Have fun and learn something, too, at the Bryan County Free Fair

Anyone interested in more than a little family-friendly fun that is easy on the wallet should plan on checking out one – or all – of the county fairs across the state beginning in late … more

Durant man killed in Colbert wreck

A Durant man was killed in a crash in Colbert the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said was caused by an intoxicated driver.Forty-two-year-old Kris Daniel Patton died at the scene of the 1:05 a.m. Wednesday … more

School board holds meeting

The Durant Board of Education met Monday and approved items that are routine business and also new hires for the school district.The board approved sanctioning of the Athletic, Band and Choir Booster … more
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