Obituaries
Kay Thomas, 70, passed away Monday morning, June 14, 2021 at her home. The family received friends from 1 – 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at the funeral home. A private family graveside will be …
Joseph Leonard “J.L.” Tucker, 97 of Elmer, passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021, in Altus. Funeral services with US Navy honors are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday, June 18, 2021, in the …
Denise Marie Swanson-Nall of Altus passed away on Friday, June 11, 2021, at OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City. The family will greet friends from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Friday, June 18, 2021 in …

City sets groundbreaking for Veterans Drive Housing Development

The City of Altus will hold a groundbreaking for Phase I of its Veterans Court housing development at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 24. In one of his last public acts as mayor, Altus Mayor Jack …

Ombudsman supervisor salutes volunteers

The Southwest Oklahoma Devlopment Agency’s (SWODA) Ombudsman program recognizes the efforts of volunteers, particularly at long-term care facilities. I would like to draw attention to the …

Tony Haferland

Tony Haferland, the son of Lenna Haferland and the late Frank Haferland, Jr., died Feb. 10, 2021 in Dallas, TX from complications following heart surgery. After graduation from Altus High School …

Non-profit in Hollis helps veterans of southwest Oklahoma

From a small office located in the Harmon County Courthouse, Richard Cisneros and Bruno Acosta have established the non-profit organization SWOK Veterans Betterment Assistance. For several months …
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