Obituaries
William Lowell Jolley passed from this life on March 4, 2020. Known to his friends as Bill, he was born in Borger, Texas on Dec. 13, 1958 to William Arthur Jolley and Xona Charlene (Woods) Jolley. As …
Robert L Stephenson, Aug. 11, 1928 - March 20, 2020, Norman, OK. Bob Stephenson, as he was known to his beloved Norman community, left his earthly family to join his heavenly one on March 20, …
Funeral service for Johnny Ray McElroy will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2020 at the First Baptist Church, Snyder with Rev. Nick Johnson, Pastor, Dr. Tim Richardson and Rev. Les Bussell, Pastor …

The most recent Emergency Order by the City of Altus

MARCH 26th, 2020, EMERGENCY ORDERS AND RECOMMENDATIONS FROM JACK SMILEY, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF ALTUS, OKLAHOMA Altus Municipal Code, Chapter 9, Article II, §9-26 through §9-35 …

Health departments host live Q&A

Beckham, Caddo, Comanche and Jackson County Health Departments will be going live on Facebook this Friday, March 27, at 2 p.m. with Regional Director Brandie Combs and District Nurse Manager Janene …

Commissioners close County Courthouse until April 6

The Jackson County Board of Commissioners met in an emergency meeting on Monday, March 23, to determine what to do in light of the COVID-19 threat. After meeting with county officials, the board …

School district plans to adapt to shuttered buildings

Altus Public Schools Superintendent Roe Worbes published an online letter on Monday advising parents to prepare for the possibility of the school district to shutter its schools for the rest of this …
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