Great Plains StampedeRodeo preparations areunderway for Thursday

This weekend, Thursday through Saturday, marks the 39th Annual Great Plains Stampede Rodeo. It has been a local tradition enjoyed by the entire commun...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Museum to host Samuel Clemens

Museum to host Samuel Clemens

At 7 p.m. Sept. 6, at the Museum of the Western Prairie, storyteller James Doores of Amarillo, Texas is scheduled to bring the renowned author Mark Tw...

August 25th, 2016 |  


New citizen recognized

New citizen recognized

Whitney Marcellin reached a special milestone in her life July 29. She became a citizen of the United States of America after taking a solemn oath at ...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Nutrition and fitness meeting set

A local group of volunteers actively seeking to improve community health is planning to meet Monday and released an agenda for the public.Jackson Coun...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Local man graduates with honors

Local man graduates with honors

Altus High School graduate Pfc. Kendall R. Holt recently graduated with honors from the Army’s 128th Aviation Brigade’s Transportation Sch...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Crazy Days winner named

Crazy Days winner named

Angela Howard won $500 in the Crazy Days shopping event designed to encourage area patrons to purchase products at local retailers.The event ran Frida...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Community calendar

The Altus Masonic Lodge No. 62 is holding a pancake breakfast fundraiser for $5 with biscuits, gravy, bacon, sausage, eggs, milk, coffee and juice fro...

August 19th, 2016 |  


SAC releases agenda

A local group of volunteers actively seeking to improve community health is planning to meet Friday and released an agenda for the public.Jackson Coun...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Community calendar

The Altus Masonic Lodge No. 62 is holding a pancake breakfast fundraiser for $5 with biscuits, gravy, bacon, sausage, eggs, milk, coffee and juice fro...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Players kick their way to $10,000

Players kick their way to $10,000

The game was on the line at the fourth annual Kicks for a Cause tournament and the Heliconia-colored team was sending their best kicker to the plate.D...

August 18th, 2016 |