Obituaries
Curtis Eugene Ishcomer, known to his family as Dude, was born at home in rural Rufe, Oklahoma, on Feb. 27, 1943 to Daniel C. Ishcomer and Josephine Steele Ishcomer. He left this earth on Jan. 8, …
Bishop James Laws, Jr., 84 of Oklahoma City, departed this life on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021. Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at the Church of God Which He Purchased …
Berluvette J. “Berl” “BJ” Marrero, 65, Altus, passed away Thursday, December 31, 2020 at the OSU Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, January …

Community Action Development Corporation receives Head Start Grant

CHEYENNE — Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04) and Congressman Frank Lucas (OK-03) congratulated Community Action Development Corporation (CADC), headquartered in Frederick, after it was named a grant …

Two caught in connection to auto thefts, burglaries

Altus Police arrested two teenagers in connection with the theft of two autos over the Christmas weekend and a string of burglaries through the holiday season. Rueben Cardenas, 18, was arrested on …

Baler twine piling up along the roads

Feeding livestock is hard work, especially in winter. But some of the folks who do this for a living appear to be missing a step. Baling twine is piling up on our roadsides and fence lines at a …

December sales and use tax revenues released

The December distribution of sales tax collections by the Oklahoma Tax Commission primarily represents local tax receipts from September business. Companies that remit more than $2,500 monthly in …
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