NEWS


10:05 am |    
Events held Saturday at SE
11:36 pm
Updated: 11:43 pm. |    
Choctaw Nation opens new clinic
9:15 pm
Updated: 10:05 am. |    
New police officer sworn in
10:38 pm |    
Childers retires from OSBI
6:37 pm
Updated: 1:19 am. |    
Rollover on 70E-A
8:56 pm
Updated: 9:02 pm. |    
Fundraiser held for Dorothy Dixon
Childers retires from OSBI

Childers retires from OSBI

It seems Reanae Childers knows just about everyone you can imagine in law enforcement in the area.She’s been involved in thousands of cases in h...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Rollover on 70E-A

Rollover on 70E-A

A Ford truck was involved in a rollover accident east of Calera on Highway 70E.Garrett Wright, 29, of Durant was taken by Bryan County EMS to Texoma M...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


LED lighting installed at courthouse

LED lighting installed at courthouse

The 100-year-old Bryan County Courthouse is getting brighter and more energy efficient. Courthouse Maintenance Supervisor Billy Olenick has installed ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Wes Watkins to hold book signing

Wes Watkins to hold book signing

REI Oklahoma and the Durant Area Chamber of Commerce will host a special book signing for Retired U.S. Congressman Wes Watkins to showcase his biograp...

February 17th, 2017 |  


First Texoma National Bank names new CEO and president

First Texoma National Bank names new CEO and president

First Texoma National Bank has recently welcomed Oklahoma banker, Martin B. Tucker as its new President and Chief Executive Officer effective January ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Caddo cruises to Class 2A district titles

Caddo cruises to Class 2A district titles

CADDO – The Caddo Bruins broke things open in the second half while the Lady Bruins rolled throughout on the way to Class 2A district championsh...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Savage Storm baseball falls to Southern Arkansas

Savage Storm baseball falls to Southern Arkansas

Timely hits were very difficult to come by for the Southeastern Savage Storm on Saturday afternoon as they dropped a pair of games to Southern Arkansa...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Tushka sweeps Allen for Class 2A district crowns

Tushka sweeps Allen for Class 2A district crowns

TUSHKA – It was a tight one throughout but the 13th ranked Tushka boys survived Allen, 47-45, to finish off a sweep of the hardware in the Class...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Rock Creek boys roll by Savanna for district crown

Rock Creek boys roll by Savanna for district crown

For nearly two months, Rock Creek boys coach Rob Frederick has been in search of the same type of intensity he saw from his youthful squad prior to th...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Area Basketball Roundup

Area Basketball Roundup

Boswell 44, Clayton 30 (Girls)Senior Hailey Belvin pumped in 18 points and the Boswell Lady Scorpions moved within one victory of the Class A area tou...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Colbert boys advance to district finals, girls end season

Colbert boys advance to district finals, girls end season

CADDO - Colbert opened the postseason Friday night at Caddo’s Choate Fieldhouse with a split against Wilson in the Class 2A District Tournament....

February 18th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


Tax workshop to be held

A “Small Business Tax Basics” workshop will be held on Thursday, February 23, from 9:00 to 11:30 a.m. at the REI Oklahoma’s Conferen...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Adults should have a power of attorney

In the event life should take an unforeseen turn. Every Adult should have a Power of Attorney in place.What Is a Power of Attorney?Durable Power of At...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Colbert FCCLA members compete in regional STAR events

Colbert FCCLA members compete in regional STAR events

Eleven students from Colbert High School’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) Chapter competed in Regional STAR Events (Stu...

February 10th, 2017 |  


Busy dancers boast a successful year

Busy dancers boast a successful year

What do canned goods, a movie night, trophies, a swimming party and Christmas have in common? How about the Smiling and Talented dancers from DS Dance...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Boy Scouts launch largest annual food drive

On February 11, the Boy Scouts of America will kick off its 28th annual Scouting for Food drive collecting food donations for the needy in the Grayson...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


OPINION


Health care is under attack

The attack has already begun! I mean the first attack to tear down and throw away our health care act that was giving more than 20 million of us the c...

February 10th, 2017 |  


DAV helps woman obtain wheelchair

In a time when the news seems to be more bad than good we just thought we would share the kindness that we were shown by the Disabled American Veteran...

January 30th, 2017 |  


To the good folks of Durant

Wow. It’s been nearly 40 years since I had the honor of cutting the ribbon to open Gail Farrell Drive, a new road connecting US 69-75 and North ...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Heads I win, tails you lose

Most of us, when we look back over our childhood, can remember at least one playmate who was no pleasure to hang out with. The little girl who had to ...

January 30th, 2017 |  


From the desk of Representative Justin “JJ” Humphrey

From the desk of Representative Justin “JJ” Humphrey

I feel it is important to keep the voters of District 19 informed about what is occurring within their state government. With that in mind, I will be ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Reader says Trump acts like a little boy

There was once a little boy who always blamed his sister whenever he was about to get into trouble. Whether the cookie jar had been raided, a vase had...

January 10th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA