Obituaries
Patsy Ann Chastain was called home Sunday morning, Sept. 8, 2019, in Okeene, Oklahoma at the age of 72 years, 6 months and 28 days. Patsy was born Feb. 11, 1947, to William “Bill” Clinton …
Alice Yvonne (Morgan) Benedict, affectionately known as Polly, 89, went to Heaven to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Sept. 1, 2019 while at Hospice of the Comforter, Altamonte Springs, …
Barbara (Barbie) Lynn Webster 44, Altus, was called home to be with the Lord, on Sept. 7, 2019. She is survived by her mother, Roberta of Altus; sister Wendy of Cedar Park, TX; daughter Alexandria of …

Saying ‘goodbye’

Altus City officials hosted a going away party Wednesday for outgoing City Manager Janice Cain who resigned on Aug. 20. Cain gave her 30-day notice that night but has built up vacation days to use. …

Inmate dies in booking room

A 56 year old Dallas, Texas, man has died after collapsing in the booking room at the Jackson County Jail. Shortly before 8:30 a.m. on Friday morning, Altus Police arrested Brent Waters in the …

Altus trainers receive national safe sports school award

Altus High School is the recipient of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Safe Sports School award. The award champions safety and recognizes secondary schools that have met the …

Altus graduate receives scholarship to Superintendent Academy

AUSTIN, TEXAS – The Thompson Executive Leadership Institute in Austin, Texas has announced that Mike Dominguez, superintendent at Stratford ISD, is the recipient of a scholarship to attend the …
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