Obituaries
Thomas (Tommy) Douglas Mowdy joined his Mom, Dad, five brothers and his beloved sister in his new heavenly home March 20, 2019 at 12:35 a.m. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2019 at …
Gene Paul Wilmes, 44, Duke, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at United Regional Hospital in Wichita Falls, Texas. Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, March 21, 2019 at the Victory …
Loyce May Pruitt, 65, Altus, passed away Feb. 24, 2019 in Altus. Cremation services have been provided by Kincannon Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Memorial services will be held at a later date.

WallBuilders spokesman to headline Jackson County Prayer Breakfast

Rick Green, a spokesman for the WallBuilders organization, will be the guest speaker at the Jackson County Ministerial Alliance and the Altus Chamber of Commerce 10th annual Jackson County Leadership …

Crime Report

Initial Appearances Charles Colbert, 48 of Altus, is charged with domestic assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and domestic assault and battery by strangulation. A court date is scheduled …

OHP investigates shooting involving Blair trooper

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is investigating a trooper-involved shooting that occurred in the early morning hours of March 17. At approximately 12:30 a.m. within the city of Blair, Oklahoma, Trooper …

WoodmenLife donates schools supplies to Duke

Duke Superintendent Todd Ware, left, and Duke Assistant Superintendent Monica Claussen accept school supply donations from WoodmanLife Chapter 111 Secretary Nadine Bailey and President Leon Bailey. …

School board schedules special bond meeting

The Altus Public Schools Board of Education has called for a special meeting to vote on whether to approve the sale of $6 million in General Obligation Combined Purpose Bonds after voters approved an …
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