Obituaries
L. Sue Lewis was born to Austin F. and Ellen J. Waldroop in Friendship, OK on Nov. 5, 1935. She married William R. Lewis in 1957 in Altus, OK. They moved to Colorado in 1959. Sue passed away on …
Margaret A. Sherwood, 83, passed away quietly on May 14, 2019 at Jackson County Memorial Hospital with her sons Daniel and David at her side. Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, …
Mary Frances Briggs, 84, Altus, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2019 in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church …

Churches announce Vacation Bible School dates, times

Here is a list of Vacation Bible Schools as reported from the Jackson County Ministerial Alliance (organized by dates): First United Methodist Church of Altus, 317 N. Main, will host Vacation …

Police investigate shooting incident

Altus police are investigating a shooting that was reported at around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21. Police responded to the 900 block of North Navajoe on a report of shots fired, and while searching the …

‘Click It or Ticket’ this Memorial Day

As the Memorial Day holiday approaches, the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office (OHSO) and Oklahoma law enforcement want to remind all drivers of the importance of seat belt use. The annual ‘Click …

Pets of the Week

Frack is an adorably cute, young DSH (F) Kitten that appears to have a blue or gray tint to her coat. She is quite a young lady that could be a wonderful companion for a family. Onion is a very …
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