Working through the ranks positioned Worbes well for superintendent position

Working through the ranks positioned Worbes well for superintendent position

Ever since teachers at Navajo School ignited a passion for science in Roe Worbes’ life, a normal progression of taking on new challenges has pre...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Red Kettle Campaign collects donations for community

The Salvation Army is kicking off its Red Kettle Campaign on Friday. Since 1891, the Red Kettles have been a part of the holiday season. Today, the Sa...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Smokeout tobacco use with Great American Smoke Out

Staff ReportOKLAHOMA CITY — Smokers across Oklahoma are encouraged to quit tobacco for a day, or a lifetime, during the Great American Smokeout ...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Former blind crossing safer with signals

A year-long endeavor to make a railroad crossing on Navajoe Road a little safer was completed over the weekend.Two train tracks separate traffic on Ea...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Thor’s Legion 
Forecast Challenge

Thor’s Legion Forecast Challenge

ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. — The 97th Operations Support Squadron Weather Flight participated in the first Thor’s Legion Forecast Challen...

November 16th, 2017 |  


2 ways to show ‘thanks’ this week

You can show your compassion and give back to the community in the next five days by donating a turkey for the 5th Annual Turkey Giveaway and helping ...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Men4Music performs Friday at WOSC

Men4Music performs Friday at WOSC

Staff ReportThe Shortgrass Arts and Humanities Council will present the local quartet Men4Music in a free concert on Friday at 7 p.m. in the Western O...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Community opens wide for luncheon

Community opens wide for luncheon

Hundreds of people swarmed the First United Methodist Church Wednesday to take part in the 49th Country Kitchen Christmas Bazaar Wednesday morning.The...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Angel tree fosters Christmas joy

Staff ReportThe Jackson County Department of Human Services is once again having an Angel Tree gift drive. The Angel Tree’s will be located at W...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs fight hunger with friendly competition

Bulldogs fight hunger with friendly competition

The Altus High School football team, cheerleading squad and dance team are no strangers to a little competition. But instead of competing on a Friday ...

November 16th, 2017 |