Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
DURANT, OK -- The Chickasaw nation has announced the opening of the second hotel at Winstar World Casino.
Officials will cut the ribbon for the hotel on Wednesday.
The ceremony marks the opening of Pool Tower North, which has 500 rooms and sits next to the first hotel.
Chickasaw officials say the two hotels will share 50,000 square feet of gardens, pools, a restaurant and other features.