Voters to decide fate of bond issue on Tuesday

The superintendent of the Blair School District says the district needs to shift the money currently used to rent school buses to other operating fund...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Broken water lines cause flood of city activity

Broken water lines cause flood of city activity

Recent weather conditions have caused a flood of broken water pipelines and left Altus city workers going from one location to the next to repair line...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Make the most of remaining days of your winter break

Make the most of remaining days of your winter break

Winter break is almost over for school-age children, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t still time to squeeze in more fun before getting ba...

January 4th, 2018 updated: January 4th, 2018. |  


Upcoming events

A Navigating Workplace Rapids seminar and luncheon is scheduled for today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the WOSC Pioneer Heritage Center at 2801 N. Mai...

January 4th, 2018 |  


County prepares for 2018 election cycle

The Jackson County Board of Commissioners met for the last regular session of 2017 on Friday.The board discussed and approved a resolution to set the ...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Small swaps can lead to better resolution results

Staff ReportPicture this: instead of setting unrealistic New Year’s resolutions, try focusing more on a lifestyle filled with small, healthy swa...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Tobacco helpline offers free resource for tobacco-free 2018

Staff ReportThinking about quitting tobacco in the new year? The Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline, a program of the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET)...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Chamber speaker to address navigating workplace rapids

Staff ReportWestern Oklahoma State College and The Altus Chamber of Commerce will host motivational speaker Greg Hawks and his keynote address “...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Construction workers at the Hobby Lobby site on North Main Street attach a plastic shield over their work area Saturday when cold temperatures and hig...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


Voters will go to the polls Tuesday, Jan. 9, to vote on a Blair School District Special Bond Election. The election is to vote on whether to allow the...

January 2nd, 2018 |