Oklahoma high school playing host to Commander In Chief
DURANT, Okla. – Hours before President Barack Obama’s scheduled arrival in Durant, security is gearing up.
A barricade of buses parked end-to-end have formed a barrier on the south side of Durant High School – where President Obama is scheduled to speak at 5:45 p.m.
Families who live directly across from the school have spent the day preparing signs to greet the President.
Durant High School is currently on lock down as members of the Secret Service make a final sweep.
He is scheduled to meet with the Choctaw Nation at Durant High School Wednesday evening.
While he is there, he will give a speech that focuses on expanding economic opportunity for communities across the country, including the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.