Obituaries
Glenda Sue Shepherd, 79, born in Guthrie, lost her fierce battle with cancer with her family at her side on Feb. 10, 2021. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Jerry, and their 3 children, …
Retired United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Miles D. Montrose, Jr. (Monte) passed away of natural causes on Wednesday, Feb. 10. He was proceeded in death by his parents, Miles and Barbara …
Jerry Robert Dickson was born Oct. 23, 1951 in Shattuck to Billy Joe and Janice (Collins) Dickson. He grew up in Altus and attended Grace Methodist Church. He graduated from Altus High School in 1969 …

Non-profit in Hollis helps veterans of southwest Oklahoma

From a small office located in the Harmon County Courthouse, Richard Cisneros and Bruno Acosta have established the non-profit organization SWOK Veterans Betterment Assistance. For several months …

The Oklahoma Summer Arts Institute at Quartz Mountain seeks talented high school students

OKLAHOMA CITY - Every winter, nearly one thousand high school students from all corners of the state crowd into auditoriums and line school hallways, dragging oversized instrument cases, rehearsing …

Altus man draws pets to raise funds for Blessing Boxes

An Altus man is using his artistic talents to raise money for Blessing Boxes that provide free non-perishable food, hygiene and seasonal items for anyone needing them in Altus. Larry Davis, a …

4-H Speech contest winners announced

The Jackson County 4-H speech contest was held Wednesday, Jan. 27, and yielded a number of prizes for young speakers. The following is a list of the winners: JUNIOR Regular speech 1st, …
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