America’s farmers and ranchers soon will have the opportunity to represent communities, industry with the 2017 Census of Agriculture conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service

America’s farmers and ranchers soon will have the opportunity to represent communities, industry with the 2017 Census of Agriculture conducted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service

WASHINGTON, D.C. — America’s farmers and ranchers soon will have the opportunity to represent agriculture in their communities and industr...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 22nd, 2017. |  


Dispose of medicines properly

Dispose of medicines properly

Local officials remind the public to take part in National Poison Prevention Week.National Poison Prevention Week was established by the U.S. Congress...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Oklahoma wildfire destroys nine homes, forces evacuations in Longtown about 80 miles southeast of Tulsa.

Oklahoma wildfire destroys nine homes, forces evacuations in Longtown about 80 miles southeast of Tulsa.

LONGTOWN — Fire officials are suggesting a blaze that has destroyed at least nine homes in eastern Oklahoma and forced the evacuation of more th...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Local pets at the Altus Animal Shelter seek forever homes

Local pets at the Altus Animal Shelter seek forever homes

Stop by Animal Control at 2200 Enterprise Drive in Altus. There are animals of all sizes, ages and colors. They need help finding a home. See them onl...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Tillman County Jail report for March 10-17

Tillman County Jail report for March 10-17

Patrick Wayne Nuncio, 33 of Frederick, two counts of driving with license cancelled, suspended or revoked.Jharaet Rogans, 26 of Frederick, omitting to...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Time to prepare for storm season

Time to prepare for storm season

In the blink of an eye, disasters can alter a family’s normal routine.Neighborhood streets can be closed because of large debris or downed power...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


City of Altus officials break ground for new Altus Senior Citizens Activity Center

City of Altus officials break ground for new Altus Senior Citizens Activity Center

The ground was broken at the Dr. Morris Foster Library at 221 N. Park Lane for the Altus Senior Citizens Activity Center.Members of the City of Altus ...

March 22nd, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Altus community calendar events provided

Altus community calendar events provided

Please submit all items by noon to run the next publication day. All submissions must include a street address where the event will be held and a cont...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Altus police log for March 20-22 provided

Altus police log for March 20-22 provided

IncidentsMonday8:27 a.m., Traffic stop, 1200 Katy Drive8:41 a.m., Traffic stop, 700 S. Main St.9:06 a.m., Animal control, stray dog, 319 N. Navajoe St...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Altus police log for March 18-20

Altus police log for March 18-20

IncidentsSaturday12:11 a.m., Assist with other agency, 300 block of Park Lane12:16 a.m., Check suspicious subject, 401 Falcon Road12:18 a.m., Check su...

March 22nd, 2017 |