Posted: 02/13/2006 - A state Senate committee Monday approved a bill to give public school teachers $3,000 a year pay raise. The bill would also double the $5,000 bonus teachers are given after earning national board certification.
Updated: 02/12/2006 - A portion of Interstate 35 in southern Cleveland and northern Garvin counties is now reopen. The highway patrol shut down both lanes of the interstate near Paoli this afternoon because of a large grass fire in the area.
Posted: 02/12/2006 - Vice President Dick Cheney's spokeswoman says Cheney has accidentally shot and injured a man during a hunting trip in Texas. The accident happened at the Armstrong Ranch in south Texas.
Posted: 02/11/2006 - A Texas man is killed after colliding head on with a tractor-trailer on a bridge over the Cimarron River in Major County. OHP says 59-year-old Floyd Martin Gentry of Denison, Texas, was pronounced dead at the scene of last night's crash.
Posted: 02/11/2006 - An Oregon firefighter remains in critical but stable condition after being injured in a North Texas wildfire. Authorities say 43-year-old Steven Burns suffered broken bones while helping fight a 26-acre fire in Montague County late Thursday.
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.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - DURANT, OK-- Organizers are busy preparing for Hot Shots Coffee's, Hot Shots for Tots 5K and Fun Run.