Wings fly the skies over Altus

Wings fly the skies over Altus

Anyone who has been around Altus long enough has been a witness to the large planes flying overhead or they might have just heard the roar of the engi...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Group thanks community

When Majors Ben and Rhon Walters arrived in Altus last year, their goal was to make a positive impact on the community.One area of interest for them w...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Skate the night away

Skate the night away

To many, roller skating is a thing of the past or an activity reserved for those who participate in roller derbies.It has become less talked about as ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Skate park built on a dream

Skate park built on a dream

At one point not too long ago, the skate park — just east of the City of Altus Gym on Katy Drive — was the place to be.If children carried...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Go wild with ‘Zoomba’

The Southern Prairie Library System is hosting a “Zoomba” presentation from the Oklahoma City Zoo. This program concludes the 2016 Summer ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


More than 2,000 meals served

The ninth annual St. John Baptist Church in Altus summer feeding program successfully fed more than 2,000 meals during the month of June, according to...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Engagement

Danny and Melinda Alcorta of Altus wish to announce the engagement of their daughter Krista Alcorta to Klinton Seddon of Altus.The bridegroom’s ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Tourism ambassadorvisits local businesses

Tourism ambassadorvisits local businesses

Miss Altus 2016 Lexie Herron is this summer’s tourism ambassador who will be visiting businesses during the next few weeks to promote Altus and ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Food Bankbackpacksare sought

Thanks to the Backpacks with a Purpose or B-WAP program, for every backpack that is purchased from a website, two backpacks are donated to nonprofit o...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Wet Juneat QuartzMountain

June was wonderfully wet at Lake Altus-Lugert.More than eight inches of rain was recorded at the dam. Mesonet has a similar amount falling at Mangum.I...

July 21st, 2016 |