ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE - The 97th Air Mobility Wing will is scheduled to conduct a severe weather exercise tomorrow, Wednesday, March 12 beginning at 8 a.m. The city of Altus and base residents will hear a short test of the Installation Warning Notification System sirens at the start of the exercise.Residents on and near the installation may also hear broadcasted severe weather alerts and alert radio messages. All training messages will begin and end with “Exercise, Exercise, E...
The Altus Public School District Board of Education was reorganized to include newly elected members, also several students and athletes were recognized for high achievements, during their monthly meeting on Monday in the Conference Room of the Administration Building.
The Navy Band Sea Chanters will perform this Thursday, March 13, at the Herschal H. Crow Fine Arts Center at 7 p.m. The concert venue doors will open at 6:30 p.m. Ticket holders are asked to be seated no later than 6:45 p.m. because any unclaimed seats will be released to the general public at 6:50 p.m.
Rivers Elementary student, Hayden Miller and his parents, Deann and Mike, along with Extended Studies teacher, Francie Clinton, attended the FIRST LEGO League Championship at Edmond Santa Fe High School on Saturday, Feb. 22. Rivers’ Elementary Extended Studies Program received an OSDE grant to purchase materials and will participate in next year’s competition.Hayden was very excited about the competition. He told Mrs. Clinton that they would have to get an early start! ...
Blood donors at Altus Air Force Base blood drive will impact lives in our area as well as internationally. Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) will make a financial contribution to Global Blood Fund for each person who donates Friday, March 14, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. The drive will be held in the Chapel Activities Room. “In...
A regular meeting of the Altus Board of Education will be held Monday, March 10, at 5 p.m. in the Board room of the Administrative Center, 219 N. Lee. During the meeting, the Board will be presented the district audit report for fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.Action will also be taken to reorganize the Board through the election of officers.Items under the Superintendent’s Reports include Choice of School and Pre-K Enrollment, the OSSBA District 11 Meeting on Apri...
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