Scholarship endowment established with WOSC Foundation

Scholarship endowment established with WOSC Foundation

The Western Oklahoma State College Inc. announced the final documentation completed for the establishment of the Velma Shields Robison Scholarship End...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Local reunion to celebrate 10 years later

Ten years is always thought of as “the big one.” It is the first real chance for a group of classmates to all gather together and find out what ea...

June 24th, 2016 updated: June 24th, 2016. |  


Animal Shelter must be a priority

Animal Shelter must be a priority

The Altus Animal Welfare Committee met Wednesday morning to review March minutes and receive an update from Police Chief Tim Murphy and Animal Control...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Amateur radio demonstration set

Despite the internet, cellphones, email and modern communications, every year whole regions find themselves in the dark.Tornadoes, fires, storms, ice ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Lonewolf Independence Day celebration set

Lonewolf Independence Day celebration set

There is a very busy weekend ahead for Lone Wolf. July 2 there will be a multiple events to honor Chief Lone Wolf’s descendants and kick off the...

June 24th, 2016 |  


A safe shop is a happy shop

A safe shop is a happy shop

ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE — The 97th Air Mobility Wing Aerospace Ground Equipment or AGE shop exceeded 1,000 days without a safety incident June 2.AG...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Class of ‘56 reunites for 60th

Class of ‘56 reunites for 60th

It seems like just yesterday that Elvis Presley’s “Heartbreak Hotel” was playing all across America while the Class of 1956 was gett...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Early primary voting slated

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the primary election, Jackson County Election Board Secretary Jennifer L. Wilson said.Please keep the followin...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Firework sales fund church needs

Firework sales fund church needs

The Altus Church of God has organized a fireworks stand as a fundraiser, about 4.5 miles north of the Altus Wal-Mart. Hours of operation are 9 a.m. to...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


City budget approved

At the Altus Municipal Authority met Tuesday evening. The mayor and council voted on and adopted the combined budgets of the City of Altus Municipal A...

June 23rd, 2016 |