Obituaries
Roland Dean Lankford, 83, of Amarillo, TX passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019. The family has chosen cremation. A Celebration of Life will be held at his favorite fishing lake later this …
Placida Lopez, 88, passed away at her home in Altus on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2019 at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Elder …
Macele “Spunk” Jones, 95, Eldorado, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Eldorado Church of Christ with Eric Houck …

Gov. Stitt renews exec order that affects WOSC

It looks like Western Oklahoma State College will have to join another Oklahoma higher education system after Gov. Kevin Stitt renewed a series of executive orders put forth by former Gov. Mary …

Local artists host concert to support young artists

This Saturday, a new Altus-based nonprofit, “Artists Helping People,” is hosting a family-friendly cookout and concert at Hoyt Shadid Park near Altus Reservoir. The concert will feature …

Rock N Rumble scheduled for May 3, 4

Main Street Altus’ 21st Annual Rock N Rumble Car Show and Cruise will be May 3-4. The event begins on Friday evening with a Cinco De Mayo Celebration on the Square with Los Arenales and …

Coutry treasurer reports fire tax collections for April

The Jackson County Board of Commissioners met in regular session Monday at the Jackson County Courthouse. The board discussed monthly business and reports from county offices and …
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