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Crockett Elementary renamed after Ret. Four Star General Tommy Franks during ribbon cutting ceremony

Hobart—Crockett Elementary in Midland, Texas, was officially unveiled as “General Tommy Franks Elementary” during a ribbon cutting ceremony on Aug. 24. The dedication ceremony was … more

A Street project to see overlay

In August, the City of Altus Street Department began work on A Street. Part chipped concrete, patchy pavement and dusty rock, the once concrete street has been weathered and worn down over time due … more

Suspects in man’s death apprehended

UPDATE — Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy updated the story of a man found dead in Tillman County Aug. 22.The man that Altus police believe is responsible for the shooting death of-32-year old … more

Vehicle associated with recent homicide found in Lawton, police continue to search for suspects

According to Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy, a vehicle belonging to the victim of a homicide being investigated by Altus police was located in Lawton Monday evening. Altus police were notified by the … more

Local group has preliminary plans underway for proposed community garden

With more and more people moving to urban areas, the concept of a community garden has become increasingly popular. Agriculture and urban life meet in a community garden.From providing a use for … more

Seniors at English Village place first for quilt at County Fair

Residents at English Village Manor in Altus recently participated in the Jackson County Free Fair where their handmade rag quilt took first place.The average age of those working on the quilt was 80 … more

Police investigate three incidents at Altus Resevoir

According to Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy, Altus police are conducting investigations into three recent incidents at the Altus City Reservoir.The first case was reported on Aug. 22, shortly before 7 … more

Altus Police seek suspect for armed robbery that occurred early Monday

Altus police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported shortly before 4 a.m. Monday from the Stripes convenient store at 1120 Falcon Road.According to Police Chief Tim Murphy, the clerk … more

Lt. governor candidate Matt Pinnell talks small business growth in Altus

Lt. Governor candidate Matt Pinnell (R-Tulsa) made a trip to Altus Tuesday to speak with the Southwest Oklahoma Republican Women and other members of the community about his campaign in the 2018 … more

Museum of the Western Prairie displays art exhibit on loan from Melton Art Reference Library in Oklahoma City “Oklahoma Pride: The Net 50 Years in Oklahoma Art”

It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Over the last century, Oklahoma’s history has been captured in countless photos, paintings, and art pieces recounting the tales of … more

Though Unchained Celebrate Recovery at Martha Road Baptist Church is a 12-step program for those with habits, hurts, and hang-ups, Mark Benedict, Celebrate Recovery sponsor at Martha Road Baptist … more

Altus police search for shooting suspect

Altus police are searching for a man after an arrest warrant was issued through the Jackson County District Court on a charge of second degree murder.Investigators believe 24-year-old Marielle Trey … more

Family plays part in mission

ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE — This is the first of a personality feature series.Being in the military can be tough for families. Through deployments, changes in duty location and long hours it’s … more
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