Bulldogs chew on Eagles

Bulldogs chew on Eagles

The final score was 27-6 in favor of the Bulldogs, but oddly enough the score was not indicative of how well the Bulldogs played Friday night.Defensiv...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Countdown underway

Countdown underway

In preparation for the annual Cotton Pickin’ Chili Cookoff, employees of NBC Bank participated in their own chili competition to decide who̵...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Fall Ball Tournament to take over Thunder Court

Fall Ball Tournament to take over Thunder Court

There is a lot of activity going on in Altus and its surrounding areas when it comes to sports these days.Football, softball, and cross-country are in...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Driver hits OHP vehicle

Driver hits OHP vehicle

An Oklahoma Highway Patrol or OHP trooper was nearly injured on the Muskogee Turnpike, State Highway 351, when an inattentive driver hit the trooper&#...

September 19th, 2016 |  


K-9 officer ‘nose best’

K-9 officer ‘nose best’

For the second week of the citizen police academy Sept. 15, police working dog handler Sgt. Don Wood gave attendees a look at what a K-9 unit does in ...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Traffic stops prevent damage

Traffic stops prevent damage

No one likes to see those red and blue flashing lights in the rearview mirror, but every driver will see just that at one time or another. Drivers get...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Mothers team up to help out

Mothers team up to help out

Last year it came to the attention of the Beta Mothers Club of Altus that students concurrently enrolled at Altus High School and Western Oklahoma Sta...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Downtown Altusshooting deathsuspect sought

Downtown Altusshooting deathsuspect sought

Altus police have identified a suspect they are seeking in connection with the Sept. 1 shooting death of 32-year-old Freddie Lopez.Police are searchin...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Labor commissioner visits Altus

Labor commissioner visits Altus

There are a few unfamiliar jobs in the state government and Commissioner of Labor is quite possibly one of them.There are labor law posters pinned up ...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Youth services bring tutoring to Altus

Youth services bring tutoring to Altus

Sir Francis Bacon is quoted saying, “Knowledge itself is power.”For students struggling to learn in Jackson County, this statement can be ...

September 12th, 2016 |