Obituaries
Wilma Lee (Harrison) Briscoe, 96, a life-long resident of Altus, OK, passed away peacefully at her home on October 23. Wilma was an only child of Walter Harrison and Zelma Ray Harrison. Wilma …
Wilma Lee (Harrison) Briscoe, 96, a life-long resident of Altus, OK, passed away peacefully at her home on October 23. Wilma was an only child of Walter Harrison and Zelma Ray Harrison. Wilma …
Kenneth “Kenny” William Black of Oklahoma City passed away at Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City on October 3, 2020. The family would like to thank this facility for the exceptional …

Driver of runaway car slapped with criminal charges

A battery of charges were filed and three defendants were arrested following a recent car chase by law enforcement through the city limits. At press deadline all three remained in the Jackson …

$56,000 in grants awarded to local businesses

Thirteen Altus businesses have netted a total of $56,000 in grant money as a continuation of the Business Improvement Grant (BIG) program. The BIG program is designed to help local businesses and …

The pandemic will not threaten local voting

The 2020 general election will continue as planned despite the threat of Covid-19, assures local and state election officials. In a time of uncertainty, some people fear that their normal voting …

WOSC adds Lifetime Alumni member

The Western Oklahoma State College Alumni Association is pleased to have Lupe Nicholas Vidaurri as one of the newest Lifetime Alumni members, With an obvious passion for learning, Nick began his …
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