Obituaries
Janna Terrill Thomason, lifelong Altus area resident, passed away on Jan. 9, 2020 in Altus at the age of 56. Janna was born on Dec. 26, 1963 in Altus to Donald Earl and Twana Lou (Brake) Thomason. …
After a long battle with Alzheimer’s, Arthur passed into eternal life on his 85th birthday, Jan. 13, 2020. Arthur had a distinguished career by serving our country as an Air Force Senior Master …
Lila Shadid passed away Jan. 9, 2020 at age 94. Lila was born Oct. 9, 1925 in Kenefic, Oklahoma to Gardner and Faye Walker. Lila was a 1944 graduate of Altus High School. She married Hoyt Shadid on …

You can attend the Oklahoma Governor’s Prayer Breakfast locally

The Jackson County Ministerial Alliance and the Altus Chamber of Commerce, along with the Altus Christian Academy are hosting the first annual Oklahoma Governor’s Prayer Breakfast on Tuesday, …

Hutch’s executive outlines timetable for opening stores

A member of the family business, which includes Hutchinson Oil Company and Hutch’s Convenience Stores, told a Rotary Club meeting last week that the two stores in Altus should open by June, …

Chamber board president honors Justin Landers

When the outgoing Altus Chamber of Commerce Board Chairwoman Danna Robinson announced that she had selected Justin Landers as the award recipient of the Chairman’s Award during the Chamber …

AETC command team visits Mobility’s Hometown

Mobility’s Hometown showcased the Mighty 97th’s mission, Airmen and community to the command team of Air Education and Training Command during their visit here on Jan. 8. U.S. Air …
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