Obituaries
Royce Quenton Bell, 88, of Norman, Oklahoma passed from this life Monday, September 21, 2020. He was born May 12, 1932 in Hess, Jackson County, Oklahoma. Services will be scheduled at a later date.
Georgia Novotny, 76, formerly of Altus, passed away Saturday, September 26, 2020 at her daughter’s home in Bentonville, Arkansas. A Rosary was held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, September 30 at …
Jonathan Robert Favela, 29, Altus, Oklahoma, passed away on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at his home. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 30, in the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Clint …

That’s a lot of beef!

The 22nd annual Cattle Drive was hosted at Altus Air Force Base (AAFB) on Friday, Sept. 25, an event which draws enthusiasm every year. More than 30 head of longhorn cattle was led by base …

Free document shredding offered by City next week

The public is invited to bring documents which need to be shredded as part of a free service. The shredding will be taken care of the company which handles document shredding for the …

Voter registration deadlines approaches

Friday, October 9, is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the November 3 general election. Persons who are United States citizens, residents of …

Another virus fatality recorded; no new cases in Altus schools

Bad news and good news on the local Covid-19 front: Another fatality was recorded in Jackson County on Tuesday, Sept. 15. A male in the 50-64 age group died from the disease, bringing the death …
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