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Altus, Oklahoma is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Altus, OK include 73522, and 73521. The median home price in Altus is $115,000. More Altus information.

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19 hrs ago | Altus Times

Fundamentals of Photography Workshop offered at library

Fundamentals of Photography will be offered at the Altus Public Library Sept. 22, 23 and 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. Cost of the workshop is $30.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Altus Times

'Home Town Hero' takes flight with Thunderbirds

"Home Town Hero," Sgt. Brad Edmonds of the Altus Police Department, steps into the cockpit of USAF Thunderbird No.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Altus Times

Bedlam Blood Drive comes to Altus Sept. 18

Oklahoma Blood Institute is bringing Bedlam to Altus with a game plan to save lives. Anyone, 16 years or older*, is urged to donate Thursday, Sept.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Altus Times

WINDS collecting donations for Life Services

The Western Oklahoma State College WINDS program is proud to announce that they are collecting donations for Life Services at Pathways in Altus. Baby bottles serving as collection containers are located in the WINDS Success Center and in offices B24B and B24C on the Western campus.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Altus Times

Childhood Awareness Month proclaimed

The month of September has been proclaimed Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in Altus, to remember those children who have lost their lives, or have been affected by the disease. Altus Mayor David Webb signed the proclamation on Thursday, Sept.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Altus Times

Mission on Wheels receives fan donations

Edna Douglas received seven box fans from Car-Mart to be distributed to the local elderly and people without air conditioning. Edna Douglas received seven box fans from Car-Mart to be distributed to the local elderly and people without air conditioning.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Altus Times

Temperature, rain and lake levels compared

The calendar has been flipped over to September. Labor Day and summer are past. So it is a great time to pause, for a moment and look back over the summer.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Altus Times

U.S. Cellular rewarding $1 million to teachers to help boost classroom experiences

U.S. Cellular is donating $1 million to fund teacher classroom projects across the nation, including Altus, through its Calling All Teachers program.

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Altus Times

Community Foundation Grant Given

A check for $5,000 from the Carolyn Watson Rural Oklahoma Community Foundation in Oklahoma City was presented in Altus recently.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Altus Times

Traffic signs replaced at Sunset School

In an attempt to relieve some of the parking issues that Sunset School is currently experiencing, the 500 block of Lark Street will be ONE WAY during the hours of 7-8:30 a.m., and 2:30-3:45 p.m. on school days only, starting on Tuesday, Sept.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KSWO

Sunset Elementary traffic to ease up

ALTUS, Okla._City officials are making a major change to the traffic flow outside of Sunset Elementary School in Altus.

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Altus Times

Chamber President: $400 million 'retail leakage'

Altus Chamber of Commerce President Brian Bush was the guest speaker at the Southwest Oklahoma Republican Women meeting on Thursday, Aug. 28. Altus Chamber of Commerce President Brian Bush was the guest speaker at the Southwest Oklahoma Republican Women meeting on Thursday, Aug. 28. Approximately $400 million dollars per year is "leaking" from ... (more)

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Altus Times

Goodwill Open House Saturday at new location

The new Goodwill store, located at 1218 N. Grady in Altus, will be celebrating their Grand Opening with a very special event this Saturday.

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Altus Times

Drivers loses vehicle on Hwy 62

Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Jackson County EMS, and Jackson County Sheriff's Department responded to a call on Wednesday, Aug. 27 east of Altus.

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Altus Times

Stockman's Bank honors Altus Public Schools Employee of the Month

LaNell Mobbs has been named Altus Public Schools' Employee of the Month for the month of August.

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Altus Times

Congressman Lankford in Altus to hear issues

Republican US Congressman James Lankford is visiting Altus and Altus Air Force Base today to meet with citizens, civic leaders, and AAFB leadership on current concerns, needs, and issues.

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Altus Times

$100 million raised for ALS under a month

The Elm and Hudson Church of Christ took the Ice Bucket Challenge to remember Altus' own Dennis Gilbert who died at the age of 51, on Memorial Day of this year, after a five and a half year battle with ALS.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

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Oklahoma news briefs, Aug. 28

City offices will close Monday for Labor Day. Embark buses will not run. There will be no "big blue" trash and recycling collection Monday, according to a news release from Oklahoma City.

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Altus Times

DA announces public auction of forfeited vehicles

District Attorney John Wampler has announced the sale of several forfeited vehicles at a public auction to be conducted online beginning Sunday, Aug. 31, and concluding on Sunday, Sept.

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Altus Times

Bedlam blood drive comes to Altus Sept. 2

Oklahoma Blood Institute is bringing Bedlam to Altus with a game plan to save lives.

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