Obituaries
Patsy Ann Chastain was called home Sunday morning, Sept. 8, 2019, in Okeene, Oklahoma at the age of 72 years, 6 months and 28 days. Patsy was born Feb. 11, 1947, to William “Bill” Clinton …
Alice Yvonne (Morgan) Benedict, affectionately known as Polly, 89, went to Heaven to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Sept. 1, 2019 while at Hospice of the Comforter, Altamonte Springs, …
Barbara (Barbie) Lynn Webster 44, Altus, was called home to be with the Lord, on Sept. 7, 2019. She is survived by her mother, Roberta of Altus; sister Wendy of Cedar Park, TX; daughter Alexandria of …

Police chief says officers now welcome body cams

Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy updated a Wednesday morning breakfast group on the state of the Altus Police Department. He assured the public that his department doesn’t “break the law …

Remember When

In 1979, Mr. and Mrs. Jose Ramirez demonstrate traditional Mexican dances at the Fiesta held in the Blue Room of the Altus Auditorium by the Xi Delta Theta chapter of Beta Sigma Phi. Does anybody …

FFA project shows farmers can pull electricity from fields

If an Altus High School student’s Future Farmers of America project continues to create energy the way early tests have confirmed, farmers may eventually mine enough electricity from their soil …

Altus Freeholder election filing positions set for Sept. 23-25

Candidates interested in filing Declarations of Candidacy for the City of Altus Freeholder positions may do so beginning Monday, Sept. 23, at 8 a.m. Jennifer Wilson, secretary of the County …
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