Obituaries
Roland Dean Lankford, 83, of Amarillo, TX passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019. The family has chosen cremation. A Celebration of Life will be held at his favorite fishing lake later this …
Placida Lopez, 88, passed away at her home in Altus on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2019 at the Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Elder …
Macele “Spunk” Jones, 95, Eldorado, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2019 at the Eldorado Church of Christ with Eric Houck …

OKC Boathouse District founder to speak Tuesday morning

Michael Knopp, who was instrumental in helping convert a drainage ditch through Oklahoma City into a world-class rowing venue, will be the speaker at the Western Oklahoma State College Southwest …

Pets of the Week

Meet Casey and Pear. These two need to find the perfect forever home. Maybe even yours. These two charmers have lots of personality. They both enjoy getting to meet new people and enjoy …

Remember When

High winds cause damage around Altus in 2001. This uprooted tree was on Chalmers and B streets. Winds were so strong, they knocked down this street sign at the corner of Tamarack Road and …

Miss Altus Outstanding Teen contestants should attend meeting

Girls between ages 13 and 17 who are interested in competing in the 2020 Miss Altus Outstanding Teen Pageant are encouraged to attend an informational meeting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, in the …
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