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  1. Council approves appointmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Bill Orr, the city council's newest elected member and Durant City Clerk Cynthia Price are the city manager's recommended advisory board members for the cemetery. Both will serve as long as the other remains in the current position.

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  2. Achille claims tourney titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Achille Eagles pose with their first-place plaque Saturday at the Bennington Wood Bat Tournament. Achille defeated Durant JV twice and Bennington once en route to the championship.

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  3. Sheriff's office investigates possible officer impersonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The sheriff's office says it seized a hoodie with Bryan County Sheriff's Office markings from a suspect arrested for drug crimes. On Saturday, Bokchito Police Officer Jim Smarr asked Deputy Vinny Cacace to come to Bokchito where he had stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation.

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  4. 911 dispatcher heroes honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Shown from left, Durant Fire Chief Roger Joines, Melissa Tiffie, Kayci Roberts, Pamela Moore, Sheila Salas, Amy Duckworth, Latricia Workman, Lacy Dillingham, Amber Cendejas, Durant Police Chief Durward Cook, and Durant Police Captain Andy Navid. Julie Thompson is not pictured.

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  5. Make a record of twins or other multiple birthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Estimates of the percentage of beef cattle births that produce twins vary. One estimate puts the percentage at about 0.5% or 1 in every 200 births.

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  6. Henry and Harlin to wedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Friends and family are invited to attend the upcoming wedding of Teena Henry and Blake Harlin. Teena is the daughter of Tim Henry, Dallas, Texas, and the late Sherry Henry.

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  7. Reunion planned by new DHS Alumni AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant High School Alumni Association will be having its annual all classes reunion July 18 at the new Durant High School. The reunion starts at 5:30 p.m. with a meal being served.

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  8. Bennington tourney underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant junior varsity team pulled off a 13-1 victory over Mill Creek through the last three innings before falling to Achille in the late game. Victory Life Academy started off the day and held a good lead until the Eagles were overtaken by Clayton in the sixth inning and fell 8-7.

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  9. Wilkerson fired as Lions basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Jason Wilkerson was the head coach of the Durant Lions boys basketball team for the last four years. He was let go on Wednesday afternoon.

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  10. Active shooter training extends throughout regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Emergency management's James Dalton shows how a belt can keep intruders out during a CRASE course at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center and Library Wednesday morning. Emergency management's James Dalton shows how a belt can keep intruders out during a CRASE course at the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center and Library Wednesday morning.

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  11. Durant baseball drops district slugfest to PryorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    A late rally fell short for the Durant Lions as they dropped a wild 19-12 district slugfest against visiting Pryor on Tuesday night at Lions Field. The Lions left six runners stranded in scoring position in the first six stanzas, but still managed to plate seven runs, five of which came via the long ball.

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  12. Man charged with possessing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    According to an affidavit by Bryan County District Attorney Investigator David Cathey, Whitmire came under investigation after Durant Police Investigators Capt. Ben Veenstra and Detective Drew Hale went to Whitmire's 42 W. Locust St. home to conduct a compliance check due to Whitmire being a convicted sex offender.

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  13. Durant soccer handles McAlester, 7-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant Lions beat a short handed district foe McAlester to the tune of 7-0 on Tuesday night. Alberto Vazquez and Nicholas Orosco scored two goals apiece.

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  14. Teams gather for Durant track meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Pictured is Silo Rebel sophomore Dylan Gaskill. Gaskill ran the 1st leg of the 3200 meter relay.

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  15. Bryan County stands against child abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Multiple agencies gather to raise awareness for child abuse in Bryan County. Carla Tate, Renea Mickle, Chris Marcy, Whitney Kerr, Jeff Wilson, Sharon Strawn and Sheila Folsom stand by pinwheels representing each confirmed child abuse case in Bryan County over the past year to say they will stand up for the children in their county.

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  16. TAPS expands in DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Durant chamber members and community leaders gather with TAPS Transit to celebrate new pick-up and drop-off locations in Durant. Durant chamber members and community leaders gather with TAPS Transit to celebrate new pick-up and drop-off locations in Durant.

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  17. Hitchcock and Orr elected to Durant City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Orr, who was previously appointed to the council to fill the unexpired term of the late Leon Sherrer, beat challenger James E. Akin by 51.28 percent, 459 votes, compared to 436 votes, 48.72 percent, for Akin.

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  18. Southeastern falls to OCU, 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Southeastern returned to action after an off weekend with a single game against Oklahoma Christian, but found itself on the wrong end of a 5-1 score on Monday afternoon in Edmond, Okla. The loss drops the Savage Storm to 13-17 overall heading into a Tuesday midweek matchup against Rogers State on Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m. at The Ballpark in Durant.

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  19. Art walk season back in DurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    This year's Main Street Art Walk also features a farmer's market where local farmers and gardeners can sell their goods. This year's Main Street Art Walk also features a farmer's market where local farmers and gardeners can sell their goods.

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  20. Voters head to the pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Doris Campbell casts her vote in Durant's City Council election. Sally Clark, Precinct Official, says, "typically, only 10-20% of voters turn out for city elections.

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