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A chili supper is scheduled for 6 p.m. Feb. 6 at Martha Road Baptist Church, 20388 CR North in Altus. The event costs $5 per person at the door, is for men and boys and will feature guest speaker … more

Municipal filingsset for area towns

Candidates for municipal office in 6 Jackson County municipalities may file Declarations of Candidacy beginning at 8 a.m. Feb. 6. and ending at 5 p.m. Feb. 8.Declarations of Candidacy will be … more

Frederick’s Fantastic Oyster Fry brings gulf coast to the plains

FREDERICK — The 2017 Oyster Fry date has been set. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, March 4 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Prather Brown Center Cafeteria, 211 S. 13th St. in … more

Locals celebrate ‘Wear Red Day’

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, it isn’t uncommon to see pink and red hearts everywhere, but the heart that really matters is one that is carried throughout the year.National Wear … more

State Briefs

Oklahoma seeking disaster declaration for January ice stormOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is requesting a major disaster declaration from the federal government for an ice storm … more

Oklahoma seeking disaster declaration for January ice storm

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin is requesting a major disaster declaration from the federal government for an ice storm that hit the state last month.Fallin’s office … more

Amazon.com to start collecting state sales tax in Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma will soon join a growing list of states that collect sales taxes on purchases made through online retail giant Amazon, Gov. Mary Fallin announced Thursday, touting … more

Kirkpatrick joins editorial staff

Kate Kirkpatrick has joined the editorial staff of the Altus Times.Kate graduated from Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, Calif. with a Bachelor of English degree in 2014. The following year she … more

Inmates make first appearances

Inmates incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail made first appearances Feb. 2 before Judge Brad Leverett.Paul John Alcorta, 29, of Altus, was seen by Judge Leverett on charges of driving under the … more

Bulls take down Thunder 128-100

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Chicago Bulls got just the start they needed for their six-game road trip.Jimmy Butler scored 28 points to help the Bulls rout the Oklahoma City Thunder 128-100 on … more

Rising to the challenge

Maya Angelou’s famous poem, “Still I Rise,” depicts the poet as triumphant and ready to face the world with her declaration, “With the certainty of tides, just like hopes … more

Health center provides affordable care

Though the future of health care is uncertain as the U.S. transitions from one presidential administration to the next, the need for health services remains the same. The National Center for Health … more

Commissionersplan training forcounty officers

The board of Jackson County Commissioners met in regular session Jan. 31 for the final meeting of January.District 1 Commissioner Marty Clinton, District 2 Commissioner Kirk Butler, and District 3 … more

Schulz honored at reception

A reception for Sen. Mike Schulz (R-Altus) was held yesterday to honor him in his new position as President Pro-Tempore of the Senate.The position of Senate Pro-Tempore is the highest ranking … more

The Priority of Prayer

2 Chronicles 7:14 NIVIf my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their … more

State briefs

Tulsa lawmaker testifies before House investigative panelOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A Tulsa Republican lawmaker accused of sexually harassing two former legislative assistants spent more than three … more

Altus man charged with manslaughter after fatal crash

Rowdy Morrow of Altus was charged with first degree manslaughter for the death of a 16-year-old girl. Morrow was travelling westward in a Ford Mustang on CR 183 and ran through a stop sign resulting … more

Three vie for Oklahoma Supreme Court nomination

OKLAHOMA CITY — Two district judges who focus on the daily administration of justice and Oklahoma’s solicitor general, who has been the chief litigator on a variety of state … more

Dan Goodson III runs in Ward 2 city council election

Dan Goodson III has spent a quarter of a century in Altus, and he believes that his knowledge of the town, the people, and the needs of the community will make him a good addition to the Altus City … more

Celebrated arranger visits

For the last three years, the music of Stacey V. Gibbs has been featured in the concerts, contests and special performances of the Altus High School choirs under the direction of Nick Young.Gibbs is … more
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