Students perform ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Students perform ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Without a seat to spare, students from Altus Public Schools performed the musical based on L. Frank Baum’s children’s classic “The W...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Reflecting on 40 years

Reflecting on 40 years

Sheldon Rice now calls South Carolina home, but at the age of 13, the Midwest and Altus Air Force Base were his romping ground.He moved from Turkey to...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Virginia Mock Snell passed away Sunday afternoon, November 13, 2016 at her residence, in Altus.Virginia was born on the family farm in Altus on Januar...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Civility topic of seminar

Civility topic of seminar

The Great Plains Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management or SHRM presented a guest speaker at the Southwest Technology Center on Wednesda...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Sailor makes home amid pilots

Sailor makes home amid pilots

While many of the servicemen and women who are stationed at Altus Air Force Base receive their wings, not all of those who have served the country joi...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Police log for Nov. 1-2

IncidentsTuesday12:10 a.m., Check suspicious subject, 1900 block of Robin Street12:10 a.m., K-9 vehicle search, 220 E. Broadway St.12:57 a.m., Traffic...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Council honors employees’ service

Council honors employees’ service

The Altus Municipal Authority met for a brief regular session 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the City of Altus Municipal Complex. The minutes from the Oct. 18 r...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Agencies prepare for emergency

In an emergency situation, it is the responsibility of city officials to ensure the welfare and safety of the city’s residents. Never is that sa...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Candidatesgearing upfor election

Running for a local government office is no small task. It’s more than shaking hands and posting signs in high-traffic areas. It’s about h...

November 8th, 2016 |  


Police log for Oct. 25-26

IncidentsTuesday12:23 a.m., Traffic stop, Altus City Park12:47 a.m., Traffic stop, 300 Carver St.12:51 a.m., Traffic stop, 300 block of North Lee Stre...

October 27th, 2016 |