Honoring a world leader

Honoring a world leader

High winds Monday, gusting to 35 mph, kept the flag posted at Tabernacle Baptist Church flying horizontal in front of the world art piece in front of ...

January 16th, 2018 |  


The Altus High School girls’ basketball team defeated the Cache Lady Bulldogs 60-46 on Friday

The Altus High School girls’ basketball team defeated the Cache Lady Bulldogs 60-46 on Friday

The Altus High School girls’ basketball team has turned things around in the new year. Friday’s 60-46 win over the Cache Lady Bulldogs was...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Altus swimmers began the year the right way with a dominating performance over Yukon at the Linda Wiginton Aquatic Center

Altus swimmers began the year the right way with a dominating performance over Yukon at the Linda Wiginton Aquatic Center

On Saturday, for the first time in 2018, the Linda Wiginton Aquatic Center played host to Oklahoma high school swim teams as the Yukon Millers boys...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Mark Medford, a transportation technician III for the Oklahoma Department of Transportation office in Altus, checks over a snowplow/sander Friday morn...

January 9th, 2018 |  


News highlights of 2017

News highlights of 2017

A lot has happened in Altus over the last year. As a tribute to 2017, we’ve compiled our top 10 stories of the year. There’s no specific o...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Sports highlights of 2017

Sports highlights of 2017

There were many things that made 2017 special for southwest Oklahoma sports. From the swim teams doing well at the Class 5A State Swim Tournament to t...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Altus High School swimmer Kinsley Moore is focused on her senior season and looking to finish strong

Altus High School swimmer Kinsley Moore is focused on her senior season and looking to finish strong

During her sophomore year in high school, Kinsley Moore took a chance and traded her cheerleading uniform for a swimsuit. Her start in the sport was r...

January 9th, 2018 |  


To stay in the hunt, the Western Oklahoma State College Pioneers need a strong start to 2018

To stay in the hunt, the Western Oklahoma State College Pioneers need a strong start to 2018

The Western Oklahoma State College Pioneers basketball team finished 2017 on a two-game winning streak, but the streak was preceded by two consecutive...

January 9th, 2018 |  


Grade school cheerleaders from Granite yell a wish and cross their fingers as the Tipton Lady Tigers shoot free throws Saturday in the championship ga...

January 9th, 2018 updated: January 9th, 2018. |  


The Altus High School girls’ basketball team took down Cache and Mustang to place third in the Chickasha basketball tournament

The Altus High School girls’ basketball team took down Cache and Mustang to place third in the Chickasha basketball tournament

The Altus High School girls’ basketball team improved to 3-9 over the weekend when they took down the Cache Lady Bulldogs to place third in the ...

January 9th, 2018 updated: January 9th, 2018. |