Altus High School 126-pound state championship wrestler Gage Gomez signs to wrestle for Barton Community College in Great Bend, Kan.

Altus High School 126-pound state championship wrestler Gage Gomez signs to wrestle for Barton Community College in Great Bend, Kan.

Altus High School wrestler Gage Gomez was crowned state champion this season.Each time he steps onto the mat he is alone to bask in the glory of succe...

May 24th, 2017 |  


That Altus Band trombonist Asher Joel Shoopman named to Oklahoma Music Educators Association All-State band

That Altus Band trombonist Asher Joel Shoopman named to Oklahoma Music Educators Association All-State band

Four members of That Altus Band were named for All-State selections.Asher Joel Shoopman is one of those four — a trombonist who did not start le...

May 24th, 2017 |  


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OlympicsRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A federal prosecutor looking into last year’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics says that many of the venues “ar...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Today’s highlights in sports history provided

Today’s highlights in sports history provided

Today is Wednesday, May 24, the 144th day of 2017. There are 221 days left in the year.Today’s highlights in sports history:1905 — Harry P...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Today’s highlights in baseball history provided

Today’s highlights in baseball history provided

Today is Wednesday, May 24, the 144th day of 2017. There are 221 days left in the year.Today’s highlights in baseball history:1918 — Cleve...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Death threats may prompt Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter to become US citizen

Death threats may prompt Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter to become US citizen

Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter said Monday he routinely received death threats for criticizing the government of his native Turkey, and he m...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


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Horse racingBALTIMORE (AP) — Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides Saturday to win the Preakness by a head. The 13-1 long...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Ian Miller’s double leads Arkansas Travelers to 5-4 win over Tulsa Driller’s

Ian Miller’s double leads Arkansas Travelers to 5-4 win over Tulsa Driller’s

TULSA — Ian Miller hit a two-run double in the eighth inning, leading the Arkansas Travelers to a 5-4 win over the Tulsa Drillers on Monday.Zac ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Jack Murphy’s single leads Oklahoma City Dodgers over El Paso Chihuahuas in 10 innings

Jack Murphy’s single leads Oklahoma City Dodgers over El Paso Chihuahuas in 10 innings

EL PASO, Texas — Jack Murphy hit an RBI single in the top of the 10th inning to lead the Oklahoma City Dodgers to a 5-4 win over the El Paso Chi...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


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NBASAN ANTONIO (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 36 points and the Golden State Warriors closed out the Western Conference Final against the injury-ra...

May 23rd, 2017 |