Wednesdays are good get WOW’d

Wednesdays are good get WOW’d

First United Methodist Church in Altus resumed its Worship on Wednesdays this week.This evening together as God’s family offers a delicious, aff...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Staying prepared for these natural disasters difficult

Staying prepared for these natural disasters difficult

This week was interesting.There was a full moon on Friday the 13th and an ice storm was forecast. All I needed was to see a black cat and walk under a...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Public notice is important

Public notice is important

The Altus Public School district held a vote concerning a transportation bond issue this past Tuesday. The bond issue was voted down in an election w...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Time to put goals in writing

Time to put goals in writing

Well, the holidays are over, and we’re back to business as usual. We are officially one week into the new year, and it somehow always manages to...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Your view

A recent article in the Altus Times talked about an upcoming bond issue placed on the ballot by Altus Public Schools.This effort to get voter support ...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Ethical hunters sometimes must pay for cheaters

Ethical hunters sometimes must pay for cheaters

The butcher in the early villages was a person revered and respected by the entire community. To get a good cut of clean, quality meat was a treasure ...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Take time to know God

Take time to know God

“Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent,” — Jesus in John 17:3 —...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Maxims provided to be flexible in tumultuous times

Maxims provided to be flexible in tumultuous times

During the tumultuous political campaigns of 2016 I followed the advice of my late father.“Son, never get involved in disputes concerning family...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Take time to set your life goals

Take time to set your life goals

For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.&#...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Bond issue vote is around the corner

Bond issue vote is around the corner

On Jan. 10 our community will have an election to determine whether to accept a bond issue proposed by Altus Public Schools. This bond issue is to pay...

January 3rd, 2017 |