Obituaries
Joan Vondean Green Wycoff passed unexpectedly from this earth to her eternal home on March 15, 2019. Joan was born April 4, 1947, at Altus, Oklahoma, to Tom and Mary Bearden Green. Joan’s …
Leonard J. McKune transitioned to the heavenly angels on March 9, 2019. Leonard was born in Davenport, Iowa on May 9, 1955 to Virginia and Manual McKune (deceased). Leonard served in the Army from …
Karl McKofke, age 78 of Altus, Oklahoma and formerly of Moore, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, March 11, 2019 at Jackson County Memorial Hospital in Altus. Karl was born in Brooklyn, New York on …

City Council to discuss filling Ward 3 vacancy left by resignation of Diane Landers

Regular meetings of the Altus City Council and Altus Municipal Authority are scheduled for Tuesday, March 5 at 6 p.m. at Altus Municipal Complex, 509 S. Main St. Each body is made up of the same …

Board approves bid for high school band, auditorium projects

The Altus Public Schools Board of Education approved a bid Monday night that will trigger the use of Metropolitan Area Projects (or MAPS) funds to improve Altus High School’s auditorium and …

WOSC hosts Mangum Public Schools for professional development

Western Oklahoma State College faculty and staff hosted Mangum Public Schools teachers and administration on Thursday, March 7, for professional development. The group had the opportunity to hear …

Lucas hosts Town Hall meetings in Southwest Oklahoma

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Frank Lucas, R-OK, will hold town hall meetings in Harmon, Greer, and Jackson counties on Monday, March 18 and in Kiowa and Washita counties on Tuesday, March 19. …

Voters can apply early for absentee ballots

Voters in Jackson County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the April 2, Altus, Eldorado and Olustee Municipal General Elections, should apply now, County Election Board Secretary …
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