10th Planet Jiujitsu’s Jacob Maley is making waves on the jiujitsu scene with a bronze finish in Dallas and a gold and silver finish in Tulsa

10th Planet Jiujitsu’s Jacob Maley is making waves on the jiujitsu scene with a bronze finish in Dallas and a gold and silver finish in Tulsa

There are many people who fall in love with mixed martial arts because of the exercise one receives when training and then there are others who get in...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


The Altus Masters Swim Club had five members enter the Spirit Sprint Triathlon on July 2 with each of the members placing in the top 10

The Altus Masters Swim Club had five members enter the Spirit Sprint Triathlon on July 2 with each of the members placing in the top 10

Almost two years ago, 11 swimmers from Altus and surrounding areas met at the Altus City Pool—now the Linda Wiginton Aquatic Center—and fo...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


The Blair Southwest Regulators 18-and-under fastpitch softball team traveled to Dallas to continue their season against the Fort Worth Firecrackers and the San Antonio Freedom

Most teams have finished playing softball and baseball for the summer and the children are back home and resting before the beginning of the school ye...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


The Responders Appreciation Night event is scheduled for 4-9 p.m. Monday at Town and Country Lanes at 1616 E. Broadway St. All first responders have to do is show up in their uniform or show their badge at the front counter and they and their families will have access to free games of bowling and shoe rentals.

The Responders Appreciation Night event is scheduled for 4-9 p.m. Monday at Town and Country Lanes at 1616 E. Broadway St. All first responders have to do is show up in their uniform or show their badge at the front counter and they and their families will have access to free games of bowling and shoe rentals.

In the news last summer, there was no shortage of negative attention focused on police officers around the nation in the wake of a flurry of cop relat...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Ashlee Joslin began training at 10th Planet Jiujitsu in Altus in January and has earned to silver medals for competitions in Dallas and Tulsa

Ashlee Joslin began training at 10th Planet Jiujitsu in Altus in January and has earned to silver medals for competitions in Dallas and Tulsa

Ashlee Joslin is not the typical jiujitsu warrior. She stands just 4 feet 11 inches tall and weighs in at 113 pounds, but what she lacks in size, she ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


The Youth Sports Optimist World Series fastpitch softball tournament attracted teams from all over and from many different age groups. Altus was repre...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Velocity’s 18-and-under fastpitch softball team recently competed at the Youth Sports Optimist World Series tournament in Del City, finishing second in a tough tournament

Velocity’s 18-and-under fastpitch softball team recently competed at the Youth Sports Optimist World Series tournament in Del City, finishing second in a tough tournament

It has been a long and successful season for the Velocity 18-and-under fastpitch softball team, but after a weekend in Del City at the Youth Sports Op...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Altus High School’s Kobi Gomez and Cabe Dickerson hit the road to the Fargo Dome in Fargo, N.D. where they compete on wrestling’s biggest stage at the U.S. Marine Corps Cadet and Juniors Natioanl Championships

Altus High School’s Kobi Gomez and Cabe Dickerson hit the road to the Fargo Dome in Fargo, N.D. where they compete on wrestling’s biggest stage at the U.S. Marine Corps Cadet and Juniors Natioanl Championships

Over 1,000 miles away from Altus, one of the biggest wrestling tournaments in the nation is currently underway at the Fargo Dome in Fargo, N.D. and tw...

July 18th, 2017 |  


The third annual Salvation Army Scotch Doubles Bowling Tournament is scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. July 20 at 1616 E. Broadway St.

The third annual Salvation Army Scotch Doubles Bowling Tournament is scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. July 20 at 1616 E. Broadway St.

For three years the Salvation Army and Town and Country Lanes have teamed up to bring a bowling tournament to the community that not only provides fun...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Coaches Eddie Broughton and Leandra Johnson have spent the last week coaching young basketball players at the Western Oklahoma State College Summer Skills Camp in hope of instilling the importance of the fundamentals of the game of basketball

Eddie Broughton Sr. brought his basketball knowledge to Western Oklahoma State College one year ago to take over the reigns of the Lady Pioneers baske...

July 18th, 2017 |