Coleman, OK

Country Line Dance Class

This Country Line Dancing class series is open to all skill levels and FREE. Made possible with grants from the Oklahoma Department of Libraries & the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
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Coleman Fire Department hosts annual fundraiser

COLEMAN, Okla. (KTEN) — The Coleman Volunteer Fire Department invited residents from Johnston County to a baked potato meal and pie auction fundraiser on Sunday. "It is imperative that we have these fundraisers so that we have operational funds for equipment," said Capt. Trevor Dean. "Fuel is a big factor this time of year with the economy."
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Silo defeats Oktaha in route to fifth straight spring championship

SHAWNEE, Okla. (KXII) -The Silo Rebels defeated the Oktaha Tigers 7-3 Saturday afternoon in the OSSAA Class 2A Baseball State Championship. The victory gives the Rebels their fifth straight spring state title. ”Oh it feels great,” said Silo head coach Billy Jack Bowen. “We came out so fired up and...

Caked Up provides more seating inside with expansion

DURANT – One of downtown Durant’s growing businesses has made improvements to its facility to make for a more spacious dine-in experience. Caked Up, located 201 W. Main St., has expanded its dining area and adjusted its displays to open up its space for more customers and more seating to enjoy the sweets inside.

Silo captures fifth straight spring state title

SHAWNEE, Okla. (KTEN) - The Silo Rebels hear the song "We are the Champions" played once again defeating Oktaha 7-3 in the class 2A state championship. Coming into Saturday afternoon, the Rebels had 17 state championships under their name along with four straight spring state titles. Saturday marked their 10th...

ODOT moving forward with US-70 realignment around Madill

MADILL, Okla. (KXII) - A public hearing was held in Madill on Thursday to provide information and receive comments on a major project planned for US Highway 70. If you’re driving on US-70 in southern Oklahoma there’s a good chance you’ll drive right through the heart of Madill.

Kingston falls to Washington 13-2 in class 3A state championship

SHAWNEE, Okla. (KTEN) - Kingston and Washington hit the big stage Saturday morning at Shawnee high school for the class 3A state championship. This was the Redskins first state title game appearance having only made it to the first round last year. Washington got off to a strong start and...

New facilities open at the Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge

TISHOMINGO, Okla. (KTEN) — In 2015, flooding damaged several facilities at the Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge. Seven years of work culminated in new and updated facilities that debuted on Friday. "It means so much to have this open again,” said Chickasaw Nation Gov. Bill Anoatubby. “It was devastating when...

Kingston baseball looks to win their first state title

CHOCTAW, Okla. (KTEN) - Kingston came into Friday morning one step further than last year as they took on Keys in the state semifinals. The Redskins took an early one-run lead heading into the third, and the game remained close till the final inning. Tied at three in the bottom...

Silo handles Oktaha to take Class 2A state title

SHAWNEE – Silo took an early lead again in the state tournament and held it to win its fifth straight spring championship. The No. 1-ranked Rebels showed themselves worthy of the top ranking, beating Oktaha, 7-3, to earn the nod as the top team in Class 2A at the end of the season.

Silo baseball on the hunt to win fifth straight spring championship

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KTEN) - Silo took complete control of Cashion in the class 2A state semifinals Friday morning. The Rebels started fast with six runs in the bottom of the first, and their lead would only build from there. Silo took a 10-run lead in the third inning alone...

Federal oversight of Oakland Police Department is ending after 20 years

Two decades after the federal government began its oversight of the troubled Oakland Police Department, that monitoring is coming to an end. Critics say change took too long and remains fragile. NPR’s Eric Westervelt reports. This article was originally published on Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit...

Durant offers boost to small business

DURANT, Okla. (KTEN) — The Durant City Council is celebrating small businesses this week by approving a plan to award $260,000 in grants. "We've had a pretty high turnover rate," said Durant Industrial Authority executive director Lisa Taylor. "Vacancy rate in the downtown areas, especially. That was really at the forefront at the discussions and decisions in creating these small business grants."

Silo scores six in the first on the way to state semifinal win

OKLAHOMA CITY – The top-ranked Rebels took an early lead and went on to secure a place in the state championship game again. Silo defeated Cashion, 13-1, in five innings and will move on to play for the Class 2A state championship on Saturday. Easton Ford had a strong...

Reba's Place is shaping up in Atoka

ATOKA, Okla. (KTEN) — Reba's Place is shaping up in downtown Atoka. Reba McEntire announced plans for her namesake restaurant last November. Renovation of the 20,000 square foot building at 319 East Court Street is right on schedule. Chef and developer Kurtess Mortensen said construction is about one-third of...

Silo advances to the semifinals 5-0 over Calera

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KTEN) - Silo and Calera matched up in the OSSAA class 2A baseball state quarterfinals at Dolese Park Thursday morning. Silo put runs on the board first with a 2-0 lead heading into the second. They'll repeat that same offense in the bottom of the second. Oklahoma...