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Fort Sill unit on track with rail training

FORT SILL, Okla. (July 28, 2022) — When it comes to warfighting, battles can’t be fought and won without the right equipment. Getting that equipment to its final destination takes …

The year of Barnett: Fort Sill’s 2022 Drill Sergeant of the Year is inducted into Audie Murphy Club

FORT SILL — A ceremony took place Friday, July 29, 2022, to honor and induct Sgt. 1st Class Nicole Barnett into the prestigious Fort Sill Redleg Chapter of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club (SAMC).

Western announces new vice president for student affairs

ALTUS, OK — Western Oklahoma State College (WOSC) has named Dr. Keila Manos Vice President for Student Affairs.

Bulldog All-State swimmers receive rings

Features
Two Jackson County men in their sixties competed and placed in May in south Florida at the National Senior Games.
Fifty-two years later, the remaining veterans and survivors of the Battle of FSB Illingworth are still thankful for the lifetime granted to them by their fallen brothers.
Sports
ALTUS, OK — Jessica Robinson starts the fast-pitch season as the new head softball coach for the Altus Lady Bull Dogs. “I try to be as positive as possible because I know how contagious good energy and positivity are to a team,” said Coach Robinson.
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Bruce Balderas, age 9, Altus, was excited to be selected as Rookie of the Game by the Oklahoma City Dodgers.
Opinion
Opinion/Editorial piece from the Ponca Tribe Contributed by Casey Camp Horinek and Shannon BiggsPonca Nation, Turtle Island –   On July 6th, 2022, the Ponca nation made history …
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Calling all Conservatives. The real ones. Not the phonies. Ones whose cornerstone values are the Constitution, the rule of law, and institutions that make those possible. When are you going to …