‘A League of Our Own’ makes smiles

‘A League of Our Own’ makes smiles

There were plenty of reasons to cheer at the pre T-ball field Saturday.On April 11, Emily Bush — an occupational therapist and the owner of Fun ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Benway ready to shine at Northwestern Oklahoma State

Benway ready to shine at Northwestern Oklahoma State

It was late in the third quarter of the biggest game of the year. Altus had just cashed in a Sha’Quan French interception with a Taven Birdow 29...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Bulldogs preseason set Aug. 1

The date is getting closer.As July comes to a close, parents are preparing their children for their return to school, teachers are getting their class...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Basketball court to be renamed

Basketball court to be renamed

To say Clester Harrington had a great high school basketball coaching career would be ignoring the true icon status he holds around town and the impac...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Stengell tohead AHSsoftball

Joey Stengell has a reputation around Altus where softball is concerned.Just recently, he was the assistant softball coach at Western Oklahoma State C...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Cross-country teams ready to run

The Altus High School and Altus Junior High cross-country schedule has been released.Coach Rick Patterson said he is excited to get the season started...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Group is 12th man on the field

Group is 12th man on the field

Everybody in Altus knows all about the Altus High School football team.The team’s run to the state championship last season was well chronicled ...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Police appreciation night slated

Lately, a negative light has been shed over police officers all around the United States.Many people fail to recognize the job officers face in their ...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Bridges bound for Wyoming

Bridges bound for Wyoming

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of stories about Altus athletes who received college scholarships.Wrestling might be something Montorie B...

July 19th, 2016 |  


More fall sports schedules released

There have been more schedules released for fall sports at Altus Public Schools, which means school is that much closer to starting.Most of the athlet...

July 18th, 2016 |