News

East tops West in first MBA All-Star game

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Soldiers from installations across the United States invaded Oklahoma City for the Military Basketball Association’s first annual All-Star game Saturday Aug. 13, 2022.

AHS Blue and White scrimmage opens ’22 volleyball season

Freshman Dump turns teens into sundaes

Let’s hear it for the Bulldogs!

Features
Two Jackson County men in their sixties competed and placed in May in south Florida at the National Senior Games.
Fifty-two years later, the remaining veterans and survivors of the Battle of FSB Illingworth are still thankful for the lifetime granted to them by their fallen brothers.
Sports
ALTUS, OK — The Altus High School Lady Bulldog Volleyball team opened their fourth season Thursday, Aug. 11, when they hosted the Lawton Eisenhower Lady Eagles.
NAVAJO, OK — Navajo teams opened the 2022 fall ball season on Monday, Aug. 8, with the Lady Indians defeating the Sterling Lady Tigers 9-3, and the boys falling to arch-rival Canute Trojans, 4-1.
The West family of Altus announces that two family members hold doctorate degrees, following a recent completion of higher education.
Opinion
OPINION — My hopes in writing this is to bring awareness to this horrible disease that took my mom and lots of other loved in the US.
Opinion/Editorial piece from the Ponca Tribe Contributed by Casey Camp Horinek and Shannon BiggsPonca Nation, Turtle Island –   On July 6th, 2022, the Ponca nation made history …
We recognize the importance of developing a pool of informed and motivated men and women qualified to assume present and future leadership roles in our community.