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  1. AgPreference donates over $20,000 to area food banksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Altus Times

    AgPreference, ACA, a cooperative Farm Credit System financial institution, serving farmers, ranchers, rural businesses, and rural homeowners throughout southwest Oklahoma today announced a donation of $10,000 to the Tamarack Road Church of Christ Food Pantry in Altus. The gift is to help those who have struggles with hunger in Jackson County.

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  2. Chili Cook-Off set for Oct. 4 in downtown AltusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Altus Times

    The annual "Cookin' with Main Street" Cotton Pickin' Chili Cook-Off is set for Saturday, Oct. 4, on the downtown Altus square. Festivities begin at 9 a.m., with chili being served at 10 a.m. Trophy presentations begin at 1 a.m. There will be trophy and cash prizes for chili, barbecue, salsa and booths.

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  3. What grade did your school receive on report card?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Altus Times

    ... science, biology and U.S. history. This is the third year that letter grades have been issued. In Jackson County, Altus schools received a variety of grades from C- to A+. Rivers Elementary received a A+, Roosevelt Elementary received a C, Sunset ...

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  4. Council approves airport engineering servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Altus Times

    The Altus City Council approved an agreement for engineering services at the Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional Airport and considered other items on the agenda during their regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 16. The City re-advertised for airport engineering services as required by the FAA every 5 years, and selected CEC Corporation as the most qualified company out of the RFQ's received.

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  5. 'Child Passenger Safety Week' proclaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Altus Times

    From left: Altus Fire Department Fire Marshall, Kyle Davis, Raquel Walton of the Jackson County Health Department, and Altus Fire Department Fire Fighter Drew George, met with Altus Mayor David Web to proclaim this week, Sept 14-20, as "Child Passenger Safety Week." From left: Altus Fire Department Fire Marshall, Kyle Davis, Raquel Walton of the Jackson County Health Department, and Altus Fire Department Fire Fighter Drew George, met with Altus Mayor David Web to proclaim this week, Sept 14-20, as "Child Passenger Safety Week."

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  6. Hands Up, Don't Shoot SelfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Altus Times

    A group of Altus residents raised their hands above their heads for a "Hands Up, Don't Shoot Selfie," at the Jackson County Courthouse on Tuesday, Sept. 16. A group of Altus residents raised their hands above their heads for a "Hands Up, Don't Shoot Selfie," at the Jackson County Courthouse on Tuesday, Sept.

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  7. Homecoming week activities plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Altus Times

    Altus Teachers Rachel Terry, Secretary Christy Duffy, and Teacher Kara McBrayer also showed their school spirit on Monday's Wacky Tacky Day. Altus Teachers Rachel Terry, Secretary Christy Duffy, and Teacher Kara McBrayer also showed their school spirit on Monday's Wacky Tacky Day.

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  8. Aldonians Kick Off YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Altus Times

    ... our great state. Aldonians soon will be performing a puppet show at the Museum of the Western Prairie for the Altus third graders, as well as third graders from Olustee, Duke, Blair, and Navajoe. The women of Aldonian have chosen "Oklahoma Strong" ...

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  9. Thunderbirds swear in Altus enlisteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Altus Times

    ... other high school graduates began their career in the Air Force by being sworn in by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. - Thomas Farley stands in line waiting to be sworn in at the 2014 Wings of Freedom Open House on ...

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  10. Fundamentals of Photography Workshop offered at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Altus Times

    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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  11. 'Home Town Hero' takes flight with ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Altus Times

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

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  12. United States County Project (reset) - Jackson County, OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Daily Kos

    ... to be the first to be viewed by my hordes of fans. (1) The current county seat of Jackson County, OK is the city of Altus . The town was founded in 1886 as a settlement on the bitter creek of about 50 people, serving as a trading post on the Great ...

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  13. Oklahoma County land salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | NewsOK.com

    ... from Lindsey R. Morris and John Jacob Morris, 16205 Scissortail Drive, Edmond, $385,000. First National Bank in Altus from SP Realty Advisors LLC, property near the southeast corner of E 33rd Street and S Boulevard, Edmond, $375,000. Margaret ...

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  14. Wings of Freedom Open House SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Altus Times

    Altus AFB, Okla. - The U.S Air Force Thunderbirds perform for the members of the Altus community during the last Open House.

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  15. Bedlam Blood Drive comes to Altus Sept. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Altus Times

    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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  16. Altus firefighters place at regional competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Altus Times

    ... 50+ 3rd Place - Tommy Sadler and Jim Key (Austin Fire); Team Dr Pepper 50+ Relay - 2nd Place (-.04 seconds). The Altus Firefighters' "Team Dr Pepper" traveled to Arlington, Texas this past weekend to compete in the Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge ...

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  17. WINDS collecting donations for Life ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Altus Times

    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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  18. AJH football is REALDEALRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Altus Times

    The Altus 7th graders move to 2-0 with their 2nd consecutive 36-0 victory. That's right neither Lawton Ike last week nor Elk City last night could manage a score of any kind.

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  19. Childhood Awareness Month proclaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Altus Times

    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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  20. VFW offers scholarships through essay contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Altus Times

    ... more information on these and other youth programs contact your local VFW Post 4876 located at 500 N. Veteran's Dr. Altus, phone 580-482-1644, or: vfw4876@cableone.net. Rules and entry forms can also be obtained by going to the National web site at ...

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