Obituaries
Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley J. McCallay Moon will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday Oct. 9, 2019 at the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan Funeral Home in Marshall, TX. Rev. Jan Castleberry of Good …
Franklin Louis Surles, 65, passed away at his home in Altus on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019. Graveside services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at the Altus City Cemetery with Anthony …
Willia Dean Adams, 89, passed away in Payson, AZ on Sept. 26, 2019. Adams was born in Tishomingo, OK on Dec. 29, 1929 to Charlie Emmanuel and Henrietta Shelton Gibson. Adams lived most of her life in …

Correction

In an Oct. 5 story about the Oct. 1 Altus City Council meeting, The Altus Times reported that Acting City Manager Gary Jones stated that an exhaust system used at the new Central Fire Station was …

Surplus buses up for online auction

Altus Public Schools is set to auction eight surplused buses through an online agent, Purplewave.com. Four charter buses, three activity buses and one standard route bus will be sold in an online …

Drum majors: it’s a matter of conducting business

What you normally see of drum majors for That Atlus Band are the two standing on ladder-like pedestals conducting the band. But that may be the easiest part of their job. That Altus Band Director …

Remember When

This Saturday’s Remember When? focuses on a time when Altus’ oldest citizens were still years from being born or infants. This ad is a Wrigley’s Gum add featuring a new product, …
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