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Lawton, Oklahoma is located in Comanche County. Zip codes in Lawton, OK include 73506, 73502, and 73505. The median home price in Lawton is $99,900. More Lawton information.

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Shannon touts Cruz endorsement in US Senate race

Former Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon is touting the endorsement of Republican U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas in Shannon's race for the Republican nomination for Oklahoma's open U.S. Senate seat.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Duncan Banner

Judge Russell reverses course, stays put

If the political instincts of G. Brent Russell are correct, attorney Ken Graham will be a shoe-in to be the next District Judge in Stephens County.

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KSWO

Shots fired outside Lawton bar

LAWTON, Okla._ Multiple shots rang out in the wee hours of Sunday morning in the parking lot of a Lawton bar after an altercation between two men.

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KSWO

Keep Lawton Beautiful project to brighten up blighted homes

LAWTON, Okla._ Nearly 30 homes here are set to get a fresh coat of paint on April 25 with the help of hundreds of volunteers.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

KSWO

Happiness movement hits Lawton

LAWTON, Okla_ Driving down Gore Blvd. in Lawton Saturday you may have seen a few signs and people trying to spread a message.

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KSWO

Undercover police intercept methamphetamine

The department's undercover drug task force team waited for a car with a suspected drug load after they were tipped off about a car that was headed into town from Oklahoma City.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Duncan Banner

Russell withdraws from District Judge race

Stephens County Associate District Judge G. Brent Russell on Friday changed his mind and decided to seek re-election rather than reach for the higher post of District Judge.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

KSWO

Lawton remembers "Terrible Tuesday" thirty-five years later

LAWTON, Okla._It's been 35 years since one of Lawton's most destructive funnels touched down, causing mass chaos in its wake.

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NewsOK.com

Two die in vehicle crashes on Oklahoma roads

Laurenzana was the driver of an SUV stopped at a traffic light that was struck from behind by a car, police said.

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Duncan Banner

Bernice Irene Beck Pitts

Bernice Irene Beck Pitts March 4. 1914 - April 6, 2014 Having celebrated her 100th birthday in March, Bernice Irene Beck Pitts went to be with her Lord on April 6, 2014.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

NewsOK.com

Lawton man ordered to face trial in killing of father, brother

Thorsten Rushing calmly walked to the bathroom, slid on a pair of latex gloves and then spent the next "10 to 15 minutes" suffocating his little brother, Stefan Rushing, who'd already been shot in the head multiple times as he slept.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Daily Mail

High school student, 18, 'murdered his father and brother, 14, to get survivor benefits'

The woman of a thousand faces: The many disguises woman wore to track down ex-lover who still owes her $1.6m after 20 YEARS Woman, 23, dies after being thrown from quad bike while celebrating cousin's birthday with day of drinking and off-road riding Father sues lacrosse academy over claims coaches ran 'pay for play' scheme that kept students on ... (more)

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

KRMG-AM Tulsa

Hearing set for Lawton teen charged in deaths

A preliminary hearing is set for this week for a Lawton teenager accused in the deaths of his father and 14-year-old brother.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

KSWO

Cops vs. Firemen benefit basketball game

LAWTON, Okla_You always see police and firemen working together, but today they took the court at MacArthur high school, to play against each other in a friendly game of basketball.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

KSWO

First Ever Red River Craft Beer Festival Hits Lawton

LAWTON, Okla_Over one thousand people came out to the first ever Red River Craft Beer festival today at the Great Plains coliseum.

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KSWO

Eisenhower aims to raise money for a good cause

LAWTON, Okla _ Eisenhower High School is looking to the support of community bikers to help raise $20,000 for a few local charities.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma Gov. Fallin fill 3 judicial vacancies

Fallin announced Friday that she has named Jon Parsley as Texas County district judge, Emmit Tayloe as Comanche County district judge and Billy Baze as Choctaw County associate district judge.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

KSWO

Caller: Woman hit by car in Lawton

Lawton- A woman was sent to a Lawton hospital early Thursday morning after police say she was possibly hit by a car.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

KSWO

Teachers rally in force for better education funding

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla._All eyes were on the Oklahoma Capitol building Monday morning as 35,000 teachers, parents and students cried foul on the state of Oklahoma education.

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Wall Street Journal

Leon Russell: Ready for a New 'Journey'

Leon Russell's ankles hurt. Seated in a red easy chair in the living room of his Tudor home-his legs extended and a white foam square tucked behind his head-Mr. Russell was dressed in a black sports jacket, a blue dress shirt, green chinos and black loafers.

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