Obituaries
On November 18, 2020 angels from heaven descended on Las Vegas, Nevada to escort Billy Glen Thomas into eternity. He’s gone to see the King! Billy was born April 27, 1953 in Clinton, Oklahoma …
Juanito “John” Guerra, 68 of Altus, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020 at his home surrounded by his family. Private family services were scheduled at the Prince of Peace Catholic …
Jerry Max Coakley, affectionately known as DRC, was born, May 9, 1941, to Olinda (Lipps) and Garley Coakley in Hobart. He passed away, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020, in Altus. No services are …

All-State Choir members announced

From sports to music to academics, everything has looked different this school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One big change has been band and choir auditions moving to virtual. Frederick …

BancFirst donates over 671 pounds of food to Food Bank

BancFirst in Frederick held its annual Boys vs Girls Food Drive. BancFirst was able to donate a combined 671.8 pounds of food to the Tillman County Food Bank. The official contest numbers were: Boys: …

Discovery Education Science Techbook approved for Oklahoma schools

Following a comprehensive evaluation, the Oklahoma State Textbook Committee has unanimously approved the Elementary and Middle School editions of Discovery Education’s Science Techbook for …

Tipton teacher wins mini grant

The Oklahoma Foundation for the Education of Blind Children and Youth awarded five mini grants. Tipton special education teacher Ashlee Tyler was one of those five recipients. Tyler is a special …
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