Obituaries
George “Bubb” Davis, 96, Blair, passed away Wednesday morning, Feb. 13, 2019, at English Village Manor in Altus. Services have been scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at the …
Edwin Lonale Fox, 76, Shawnee, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Rev. Doug …
Thurman John Murphy Sr. was born on Oct. 12, 1934 in Junction City, Arkansas to John and Mary Murphy. He went to be with the Lord on Jan. 19, 2019. Thurman was a resident of Atwater, California for …

Here are the latest Altus municipal election results — FINAL RESULTS

The Altus Times will begin posting the latest Altus municipal election results as they come in beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Our reporter will be at the Jackson County Courthouse updating the results …

Unloaded and cased rifle found in vehicle at Altus High School, no threats made

According to Altus Public Schools, on Thursday, Feb.14, during an investigation, an unloaded and cased rifle and compact bow were discovered in a vehicle on the campus of Altus High School. Altus …

Animal socialization program takes SHAPE

In September 2018, the City of Altus Animal Shelter and Altus Animal Welfare Association (AAWA) each received $5,000 from Maddie’s Fund, a California-based national family foundation to help …

97 AMW welcomes the KC-46A Pegasus

Blake Pewo, a KC-46A Pegasus mechanic from the 97th Maintenance Group, sings the national anthem during a welcoming ceremony for the delivery of the KC-46, Feb. 8, 2019, at Altus Air Force Base, …

Board extends Worbes’ contract

The Altus Public School Board of Education on Monday approved a three-year extension to Superintendent Roe Worbes’ contract, approved the use of an education consulting firm for grant writing …

Dignitaries receive hero’s welcome as KC-46A arrives

After years of waiting, local business owners, city and school officials and Altus Air Force Base Airmen applauded and even whistled approval when the first KC-46A Pegasus finally landed at the base …
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