Obituaries
Graveside services for Greta Sirmons are scheduled for Monday, Dec. 16, at 1 p.m. at Lone Grove Cemetery with Brother Bruce Kirby officiating. Greta Sirmons was born June 18, 1937 to Emma (Hand) …
Gary Amel Jones passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, in Owasso, Oklahoma at the age of 86. He was born at the home of his parents Henry Amel and Nellie (O’Rear) Jones on Oct. 22, 1933, …
Martha Ann Vanderslice, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 in Marlow, at the age of 86. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019, at the Eastside Baptist Church, with …

10 food safety tips to ensure a healthy holiday season

The Christmas season is here, and many will be gathering around the dinner table enjoying their favorite holiday meals. The Robert M. Kerr Food and Agricultural Products Center wants to make sure …

Freeholders examine roles of city manager, elected officials

Members of the Altus City Charter Freeholder Board danced around sensitive issues and put on the kid gloves to try to find a way to resolve differences between a city manager and elected officials …

Governor honors Tom Buchanan as an Oklahoma Water Pioneer

OKLAHOMA CITY – Altus citizen and farmer Tom Buchanan was recognized recently by Governor J. Kevin Stitt as an Oklahoma Water Pioneer at the 40th annual Oklahoma Governor’s Water …

Watch your mail for an InterLink scam

The Altus Police Department reported Wednesday that a new form of scam that invites you to participate in a “secret shopper program” has hit Altus, but it actually has the potential to …
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