Disaster response to be tested Wednesday at Fort Sill
Fort Sill's annual disaster exercise will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday. Exercise organizers said Key Gate and Apache Gate will have normal operations, which means random vehicle inspections.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Army cadets learn hands-on leadership skills
FORT SILL, Okla._U.S. Army cadets from across the country have been training with the 214th Fires Brigade on Fort Sill this summer.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Fort Sill trains with the Air Force's Globemaster
ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE, Okla._Soldiers from Fort Sill and airmen from Altus Air Force Base trained together for an emergency deployment readiness exercise.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
1,800 immigrants processed through Fort Sill
A spokesman for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says more than 1,800 unaccompanied minor children were processed through Fort Sill in southwestern Oklahoma before the facility was closed last week.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Fort Sill soldiers boost morale with Single Soldier Day
FORT SILL, Okla._More than 250 soldiers attended the 2014 BOSS Single Soldier Day at the Patriot Club on Fort Sill.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
FP's Situation Report: Greene first two-star killed in a warzone...
An insider attack in Afghanistan is responsible for the death of a two-star US general.
Cape Cod Times
Reaction mixed to news detained children not coming to Cape Cod
Cape Codders reacted to the news Tuesday that Camp Edwards will not be used as a shelter for detained immigrant children with both sighs of relief and pledges to continue to help desperate people crossing the U.S. border illegally.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
US says immigrant children to leave Fort Sill
Federal authorities say unaccompanied immigrant children that have been housed at Fort Sill are expected to leave the Army post by Friday.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Warrior Transition Unit benefits from Southwestern Scorcher
LAWTON, Okla._If you're looking for a good run for a good cause, the fourth annual Southwestern Scorcher is this Saturday.
Castle Rock native earns top Army honor
Sgt. Benjamin M. Lewis of Castle Rock was named the Army's Fire Support Soldier of the Month on July 10. If American paratroopers in Estonia need to call for mortar, artillery or close-air support, they may rest easy knowing one of the Army's finest fire support specialists resides in their ranks.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
US News & World Report
Montel Williams Challenges Obama on Veterans Affairs Crisis
Montel Williams -- the enlisted Marine, turned Navy officer, turned talk show host, turned veterans advocate -- issued a stark challenge to President Barack Obama on Wednesday amid a crippling and deadly Veterans Affairs scandal: "Surge."
The Star Press
Thomas W. VanDevender, 66
He was born November 8, 1947 in Anderson, Indiana to Wallace and Lucille VanDevender.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
In Years Past
In 1914, in commenting upon the appearance of the army worm in many sections of the state, Calvin J. Huson, commissioner of agriculture, said: "the department is responding to all appeals received and men have been sent to every locality reporting the presence of the army worm.
News9 Oklahoma City
Fallin Complains About Costs Of Immigrant Children
Gov. Mary Fallin is complaining to federal officials about the potential cost to Oklahoma from unaccompanied immigrant minors who are released from a temporary shelter at Fort Sill and placed with sponsors in the state.