Obituaries
Paul David Crawford II, 87, died peacefully on Nov. 22, 2019 in Altus, Oklahoma. Mr. Crawford was born on Jan. 8, 1932 in Rockwall, Texas to Paul and Anna Crawford. After receiving his Bachelor of …
Jerry Lynn Rochelle, 83, Altus, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 at the Courtyard of Magnolia. The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 at the Kincannon Funeral …
Ruth Benitez, 65, Altus, passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 in Oklahoma City. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019 at Kincannon’s Memorial Chapel. A Rosary will be held 6 …

Turning 105!

Madge Herndon turned 105 on Saturday, Dec. 7. State Rep. Charles Ortega was scheduled to present a 105th Birthday citation at her party at The Courtyards at Magnolia Creek.

Who is this bearded guy?

Bo, 2 years old, isn’t sure about Santa Claus quite yet, but he certainly knew what to do with the candy cane Santa gave him at the Santa Run Saturday.

School board sells property for $350K

Candace B. Braddock, representing CBW Properties, LLC, produced the high bid on property she says she has been eyeing for years. The Altus Public Schools put the property up for bid last month. Her …

County commissioners approve Expo Center rental agreement

The Board of the Jackson County Commissioners approved a proposed rental agreement for the Jackson County Expo Center during its regular meeting on Monday. The Altus/Southwest Oklahoma Economic …
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