Obituaries
Doris Faye (Bradford) Herrera, 64, Altus, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 at her home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2019 at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Doug Altom …
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley J. McCallay Moon will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday Oct. 9, 2019 at the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan Funeral Home in Marshall, TX. Rev. Jan Castleberry of Good …
Franklin Louis Surles, 65, passed away at his home in Altus on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. Graveside services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at the Altus City Cemetery with Anthony …

Duke FFA receives foundation grant

The Oklahoma FFA Foundation announce recently that the Duke FFA Chapter is one of the recipients of the Public Service Company of Oklahoma STEM After School Grants. The Duke FFA Chapter received …

Mission on Wheels schedules Thankgiving dinner

Mission on Wheels founder Edna Douglas announced this week that her free annual Thanksgiving meal will be served from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the Altus Community Center, Falcon …

Family practice physician joins JCMH Medical Clinic

Family practice physician Dr. Brent Denley has joined the Jackson County Memorial Hospital and the JCMH Medical Clinic. Denley comes to Altus from Alliancehealth Midwest in Midwest City. He completed …

Speaker says U.S. hasn’t done much to secure food supply since 9/11

The speaker who ended the annual Altus Chamber of Commerce Farm City Week said that farmers should get as much praise as military personnel in uniform. But, Lt. Col. Peter Shinn said farmers …
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