The AHS Bulldogs look to return to the semifinal round of the Class 5A football playoffs for the first time since 2015

The AHS Bulldogs look to return to the semifinal round of the Class 5A football playoffs for the first time since 2015

Last Friday, during the first round of the Class 5A high school football playoffs, the 10-1 Skiatook Bulldogs took on the 3-8 Glenpool Warriors in a g...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Bulldogs pick up 35-28 over Eisenhower to move on to the second round

Bulldogs pick up 35-28 over Eisenhower to move on to the second round

When the Altus Bulldogs walked off the field Friday night, they did so having left everything they had out on the grass of Hightower Memorial Stadium....

November 14th, 2017 |  


Institute brings out latent artistic talent

Institute brings out latent artistic talent

Students attending the Shortgrass Arts Institute’s colored pencil drawing class Tuesday night said the $30 they pay for the class represents the...

November 9th, 2017 |  


AHS softball player, Kelsee Baker, looks back over a memorable softball career

AHS softball player, Kelsee Baker, looks back over a memorable softball career

Kelsee Baker recently wrapped up the final season of her Lady Bulldog softball career. During the 2017 season, Baker’s career reached new height...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Community rallies to recover loss 
in Blair house fire

Community rallies to recover loss in Blair house fire

Beating breast cancer, facing the ups and downs of building a career, raising a family and becoming involved in the community — these are the vi...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Altus Animal Shelter given all-clear to adopt out and accept dogs after recent presence of canine distemper.

Altus officials said that the Altus Animal Shelter can now accept owner-surrendered dogs and adopt out shelter dogs after a three-week hiatus due to a...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Beckner finishes 15th at state, Lady Bulldogs 11th

Beckner finishes 15th at state, Lady Bulldogs 11th

A long and successful season has come to an end for the Altus High School cross country teams and for the girls, it came to an end with a heartbreakin...

October 31st, 2017 |  


Altus Bulldogs snap 16-year winless streak against the Lawton MacArthur Highlanders in a 26-15 win at Hightower Memorial Stadium on Friday

Altus Bulldogs snap 16-year winless streak against the Lawton MacArthur Highlanders in a 26-15 win at Hightower Memorial Stadium on Friday

There were plenty of opportunities for the Altus Bulldogs football team to lose to the Lawton MacArthur Highlanders at Hightower Memorial Stadium on F...

October 30th, 2017 updated: October 30th, 2017. |  


Third human trafficking suspect arrested

Third human trafficking suspect arrested

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations with the help of local law enforcement have arrested another suspect allegedly involved in a human traffic...

October 27th, 2017 |  


Halloween Community Calendar

Halloween Community Calendar

For the kids:A Fall Carnival and Trunk or Treat is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 28 at Southside Baptist Church at 1100 Asalee St. in Altus from 5 to 7...

October 27th, 2017 updated: October 27th, 2017. |