Strong editorial staff strives for quality every day

Strong editorial staff strives for quality every day

I’m truly blessed to have such a strong editorial staff.William “Ryan” Lewis has been an impeccable sports reporter and our most rec...

February 1st, 2017 |  


Their view

I would like to talk about teen driving and the responsibilities that may come with it.I know as a teen, getting your driver license is an exciting ti...

January 26th, 2017 |  


Turning our lives over to the care and keeping of God

Turning our lives over to the care and keeping of God

Then Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For whoever wants...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


Some tangible childhood memories are lost to next generation

Some tangible childhood memories are lost to next generation

It was with sorrow and nostalgia that I learned about the closing of Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus.I have fond childhood memories of ...

January 23rd, 2017 |  


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 |