Obituaries
Tomas G. Diaz, 75, Altus, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 in the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with …
Margaret Pence, 93, Altus, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019 at the English Village Manor. Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22, 2019 at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel …
Steven Paul Easterling, 57, Weatherford, passed away on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 in the Headrick Cemetery. Burial will …

Remember When

Article Courtesy of Ida Fay Winters Frances Herron and Edith Elliott have been recognized by the Oklahoma Retired Educators Association recently. The awards were presented in recognition of …

Walkin’ On Chalk just 2 weeks away

This year’s annual Walkin’ On Chalk event has been moved up a few weeks and west across Main Street on Commerce Street between Main and Hudson streets. Main Street Altus moved …

Leading the school board

Ethan Sherman, a second grade student at Altus Primary School, led the Altus Public Schools Board of Education meeting with the Pledge of Allegiance at the board’s regularly scheduled meeting …

Col. Eric Carney encourages leadership and service

Tuesday morning, as sleet began to frost the city, Altus Air Force Base 97th Air Mobility Wing Commander Col. Eric Carney was the first speaker in the Southwest Oklahoma Speaker Series at Southwest …

Council votes to keep city attorney on retainer

Tuesday, the Altus City Council and Altus Municipal Authority met in regular session at the Altus Municipal Complex. These bodies are made up of the same people but meet separately and consecutively. …
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