17 hrs ago
Altus, area blood drives planned
There's no substitute for blood needed by patients in local hospitals served by Oklahoma Blood Institute .
17 hrs ago
APD Officers promoted
From left: Altus Deputy Chief of Police Bill Perkins, APD Lt. Tim Scott, APD Sgt.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Dollar Tree, CVMA partner to provide school supplies
Area members of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association and Dollar Tree partnered together to equip local children with school supplies for the new year.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Hospital foundation awards scholarship
Kathy King, a member of the Mac Mollison Scholarship Committee at Jackson County Memorial Hospital, presents a scholarship to Morgan Johns from Duke.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Good News Revival planned at EBC
Pastor Boyd Whitehead and the members of the Emmanuel Baptist Church, 800 N. Forrest, invite you to be their guest at their "Good News Revival."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Touring country musician to perform on Thursday
Touring Country Music Artist, Misty Rae Carson, will be performing live at Val's Restaurant and Pub with KWHW 93.5, on Thursday, Aug. 14, from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m. The Nashville based musician, who recently released her five track EP, Mystery , will be playing a live acoustic set, making this her first live performance in Altus.
Applebee's re-opens with a whole new 'Altus' look
Applebee's Managers and employees celebrate their whole new look and Grand Re-Opening on Tuesday, Aug. 12, with a Ribbon Cutting with the Altus Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Commissioners appoint Beach to JCMH Board
The Jackson County Commissioners appointed Gary Beach to serve as a member on the Jackson County Memorial Hospital Authority Board of Trustees during the Commissioners regular meeting on Monday, Aug. 11, and also announced a blood drive to be held tomorrow.
Bulldog Fever - Catch It
Members of the 2014-2015 Altus High School Dance Team are pictured here with footballs they will be throwing during home Bulldog games.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
School starts on Tuesday
"Meet the Teacher Day" was held on Friday for students attending Altus schools. This not only gave students and their parents an opportunity to meet their teachers, but to see their classrooms and get familiar with their schools.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Scammers using computer company, PCH to trick victims
Scams come in a variety of forms. The latest, according to the Better Business Bureau of Central Oklahoma, involves a caller claiming to be with a computer company.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Driver in critical condition after tractor trailer overturns
A 2015 Kenworth tractor trailer, coming from the oilfields, overturned west of Granite Thursday at approximately 6:30 p.m. The driver was reported to be in critical condition.
LeGrand named Oklahoma History Teacher of the Year
James LeGrand, a teacher at Altus High School in Altus, has been named the 2014 Oklahoma History Teacher of the Year.
AAFB breaks ground for new mission
Col. Bill Spangenthal, Commander of the 97th Air Mobility Wing, spoke about the numerous training missions held at AAFB, as well as the capabilities of the new KC-46A Pegasus, at Groundbreaking Ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 7, at AAFB.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Meet the Teacher Day set for tomorrow
Meet The Teacher Day will be held at each of the Altus schools tomorrow, Friday, Aug. 8. Times are from 8 a.m. to noon.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Voters should apply early for absentee ballots11:47 am
Voters in Jackson County who want to have absentee ballots mailed to them for the August 26 Democratic Runoff Primary Election should apple now, County Election Board Secretary Jennifer L. Wilson said today.
Sen Coburn holds town hall meeting: 'Pray for great leaders'
Senator Tom Coburn held a town hall meeting for Altus citizens on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at WOSC, to field questions regarding activity in Washington, D.C. Senator Tom Coburn held a town hall meeting for Altus citizens on Tuesday, Aug. 5, at WOSC, to field questions regarding activity in Washington, D.C. WOSC President Dr. Phil Birdine presented Senator ... (more)
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Grand Re-opening and Open House Aug. 2 for Life Services at Pathways1:28 pm
Pathways Pregnancy Resource Center in Altus is proud to announce they have completed standards necessary to open their pregnancy clinic, Life Services at Pathways.
Dr. Coburn to hold town hall meetings in Altus Tuesday1:26 pm
U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, M.D. announced =he will hold a final series of town hall meetings in the state before resigning from the U.S. Senate at the end of the current Congress.