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  1. Durant soccer sweeps McAlester on Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Durant Daily Democrat

    Battling through extremely windy conditions again, the Durant High soccer teams celebrated Senior Night on Tuesday evening with a district sweep of rival McAlester at Paul Laird Field. The Lady Lions held off the visitors for a 4-3 win in the opener before the Lions kept themselves in playoff contention posting a 5-1 victory.

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  2. Durant track teams place high at AtokaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Taking advantage of a beautiful sun-splashed afternoon, the Durant High track and field team put together its best outing of the season in the first Atoka Invitational Meet at the brand new Wampus Cat Field.

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  3. City preps for budget issues -Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant City Council discussed a comprehensive plan for the city, issues raised by a recent survey of citizens and toured some city facilities during a workshop meeting this past Saturday. Mayor Jerry Tomlinson said the meeting was informative while Councilmember Oden Grube questioned why a proposed budget was not presented.

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  4. Landfill to close Wednesday -Read the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant landfill will be closed Wednesday for maintenance to its truck scales. The closing will not affect regular trash pickup and the landfill will resume normal operation on Thursday morning.

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  5. Durant drops district pair to Tulsa EdisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Durant Daily Democrat

    With their playoff aspirations hanging firmly in the balance, the Durant Lady Lions put together a sensational defensive effort against Tulsa Edison on Tuesday night at Paul Laird Field.

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  6. Lions blitz Hugo for sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The outcomes were never much in question Monday night as the Durant Lions blasted their way to a pair of non-district wins over Hugo at the DHS diamond. In the opener, Durant cruised to an 11-0 triumph and took a bit to get going before rolling past the Buffaloes, 10-2, in the nightcap.

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  7. Trying to catch up after canceled race -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 14 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Eileen Meadows was hoping to watch men run a race wearing red high heels last Saturday. Now she's hoping the community will step up to fill in the gap left by a race that didn't happen.

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  8. Bond issue for streets, sales tax on June ballot -Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | Durant Daily Democrat

    This June, Durant voters will decide if the city will issue $20 million in bonds for street repairs and whether a one-percent sales tax will be allowed []

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  9. Durant to consider special election -Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant City Council will consider calling a special election for a $20 million bond issue and to continue an existing sales tax at its regular meeting tonight. The council will decide whether to ask voters to approve the bond issue during a special election on June 26, 2018.

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  10. Book Talk to be held ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Durant Daily Democrat

    A sometimes-touching, often-hilarious memoir is Book Talk's selection for its April 12 meeting at 7 p.m. at the Donald W. Reynolds Library, 1515 W. Main St. in Durant. Leading the discussion of "Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith," by bestselling author Anne Lamott, is Marion Hill, a local mystery writer.

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  11. Lions go late to smash ChargersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 8 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Senior Brady Nichols pitched a gem and the Durant offense erupted in the final two innings to rout Heritage Hall, 16-0, in the first game of the Piedmont F&M Bank Classic early Friday morning.

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  12. DHS track places at Pauls ValleyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 8 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Several strong finishes helped highlight the performance of the Durant girls and boys track and field teams during recent competition at Pauls Valley.

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  13. Durant splits district soccer contestsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 8 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Fortunes of Durant High School's boys and girls soccer teams couldn't have been any different than Tuesday's district contests at Cascia Hall in Tulsa. The Lady Lions were on the tough side of those outcomes, dropping a 6-0 decision, but the Lions returned the favor in the nightcap for a 7-0 blanking of the Commandos.

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  14. Child hit by car at Walmart -Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Durant Daily Democrat

    A boy was injured after being hit by a car Thursday at Walmart. The accident happened at approximately 3:30 p.m. just outside the doors on the pharmacy side of the building.

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  15. Lions romp to 19-10 win at DicksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Durant Daily Democrat

    The Durant Lions made the most of 14 hits in less than ideal conditions to explode for a 19-10 win over Dickson in non-district action on the road Monday. A pair of seven-run frames provided the biggest difference as Durant ended it early on the run rule while improving to 13-3 on the season.

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  16. Brown-Bag Luncheon to be held at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Physician and humanitarian Dr. Darius R. Maggi will speak at a Brown-Bag Luncheon on April 7, sponsored by the Friends of the Donald W. Reynolds Community Center & Library, 1515 W. Main St. in Durant.

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  17. Durant girls take Noble tourney, boys fall just shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Durant Daily Democrat

    For the second time in four years the Durant Lady Lions took home the championship trophy from the prestigious Rose Rock Tournament in Noble Saturday night, posting a 1-0 win over rival Ada. The Lions however came up just short in duplicating that feat, falling to a tough Western Heights club, 1-0, for the boys championship.

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  18. Calera, Durant set for Kingston semi showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 1 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Calera head coach Rick Teafatiller admittedly can't remember a meeting with Durant on the spring baseball diamond during his tenure. The long-time Bulldog skipper will get just that opportunity on Saturday as the Bulldogs and Lions square off in the Kingston tournament semifinals after outstanding pitching performances in opening round victories.

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  19. Tai Chi Moving for Better Balance classes coming to DurantRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 31 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Oklahoma Healthy Aging Initiative Southeast Center of Healthy Aging will be providing the Tai Chi Moving for Better Balance Program in the Southeast Center of Healthy Aging office located in, Durant, Oklahoma.

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  20. Man charged with sexual abuse -Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 31 | Durant Daily Democrat

    Staff report A Durant man is accused of sexually abusing a child. Thirty-four-year-old Cameron Vincent Focus was charged Thursday with one count of child sexual abuse.

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