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.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, Okla., Dec. 2, 2013 – Choctaw Casino Resort in Durant, Okla., a AAA Four Diamond resort and entertainment destination, is welcoming Captain Sig and Edgar Hansen from the Deadliest Catch on Friday, Dec. 6 from 7-10 p.m. at Gilley’s. The event is free to the public.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Four local people recently completed at least 34 hours of training and 2 hours of courtroom observation in order to become volunteer advocates for children in foster care. The Honorable Judge Lauri Blake administered an oath to the new CASA volunteers in the 336th District Court after training was complete. New child advocates include Priti KC, Mary Norris, Dave Gehalo and Chantal Carey.