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  1. N-word allegedly sparks fight between parent and student-athleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | KSWO

    ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - HOLLIS, Okla._ A family in Harmon County is seeking justice after their son, a high school football standout, was attacked on the practice field by the father of one of his teammates. It all happened after rumors ran rampant the man had called the student-athlete the n-word behind closed doors.

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  2. Driver burned when engine catches fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Altus Times

    ... t was investigated by Trooper Ryan Hayes of the Jackson County detachment of Troop M., and was assisted by the Harmon County Sheriff's Office, Jackson County EMS and the Hollis Police Department.

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  3. Female game warden says she's enjoying workRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... ned, locked and had two dead deer in the back seat. A poacher drove from Oklahoma City to Long's jurisdiction, Harmon County, to kill deer. "I enjoy a lot of freedom in my work," she said. Saturday she helped teach a course for hunting licenses.

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  4. International Celebration for LiteracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Altus Times

    ... Prairie Library System formed a non-profit literacy organization to identify these needs in Jackson County and Harmon County. Out of that initiative was born the Great Plains Literacy Council in which the literacy services were developed through the ...

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  5. Adult literacy and citizenship education organization receives grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | KSWO

    ALTUS, Okla._The Great Plains Literacy Council recently received a grant which will help further their reach for adult literacy. The organization's mission is to provide basic adult literacy services in Jackson and Harmon counties.

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  6. Community Foundation Grant GivenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Altus Times

    ... of operation. The mission of the Council is to provide basic adult literacy services in Jackson County and Harmon County. The Council offers one-to-one tutoring and small group tutoring to meet individual needs. During the past year, there were a ...

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  7. Teacher faces student rape chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... . "People seeing a teacher alone with a child may or may not be anything. It could just be innocent contact," Harmon County Assistant District Attorney Eric Yarborough said. After the alleged incident in the hotel room, the student reportedly told ...

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  8. Teacher Jennifer Caswell charged with rape, found with 15-year-old in hotel roomRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... caught with a Hollis student in a hotel room. After the boy spoke with police, she was charged with rape in Harmon County as well. Former Hollis Middle School teacher Jennifer (Sexton) Caswell was arrested in Mississippi for suspicion of rape after ...

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  9. Caswell makes initial appearance on charges relating to inappropriate acts with a childRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Altus Times

    Jennifer Lynn Caswell , 28, of Hollis, a former Hollis School teacher, was formally charged on Wednesday in Harmon County District Court with crimes alleging inappropriate sexual contact with a 15-year-old male child, who was formerly one of Caswell's students.

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  10. Teacher quits to be with 15yoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... "People seeing a teacher alone with a child may or may not be anything. It could just be innocent contact," Harmon County Assistant District Attorney Eric Yarborough told the Oklahoman newspaper . While Sexton had resigned from her job as an English ...

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  11. Unsafe speed on curve results in rollover accident near Granite1:03 pmRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | Altus Times

    ... airbags were equipped with the front deployed. The accident was investigated by Trooper Justin Garrison of the Harmon County detachment of Troop M, Greer County EMS and the Granite Police Department.

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  12. The Hampstead Stage Company a " The Legend of King ArthurJuly 19th | 0Read the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Altus Times

    The Southern Prairie Library System is proud to introduce The Hampstead Stage Company to the residents of Jackson and Harmon County.

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  13. Eleven arrested in undercover narco...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    District Three DA Drug Task Force, Altus Police Department, Jackson County Sheriff, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, Harmon County Sheriff, Hollis Police Department and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol culminated an undercover narcotics operation early Friday morning with 11 arrests.

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  14. Cotton crop off to a good startRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Altus Times

    ... 845, about 15% above normal for that time period. We have some early planted (around April 30th) cotton in Harmon County that was at 1/3 grown square last week. The bad news is that we still have not had any substantial runoff for Lugert-Altus ...

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  15. Eleven arrested in undercover narco...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2014 | Grayson News Gazette

    District Three DA Drug Task Force, Altus Police Department, Jackson County Sheriff, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, Harmon County Sheriff, Hollis Police Department and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol culminated an undercover narcotics operation early Friday morning with 11 arrests.

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  16. Joint effort lands eight people in jail on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2014 | KSWO

    ALTUS, Okla._Several Jackson and Harmon County residents started off their weekend by landing behind bars after a drug raid in Altus.

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  17. Sweeping drug raid leads to multiple arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | KSWO

    ... his operation." Members of the District 3 Drug Task Force, along with Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the Jackson and Harmon County sheriff's departments, and the Hollis and Altus police departments worked together on the busts.

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