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  1. Council receives water project updateRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Altus Times

    Col. Sushil Ramrakha, 97th Air Mobility Wing Vice Command was presented a plaque of appriciation to AAFB by City of Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy, for providing additional training resources for Altus Police Department officers, during the City Council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Col.

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  2. Cross country boys take top spot in home meet, girls finish 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Altus Times

    At their home Altus meet, Alan Ortiz and Gio Esmerado finish 1st and 2nd respectively to help the Bulldogs claim the team win for the cross country boys. Grace Hernke finished 3rd in individual standings to secure the 2nd place spot for the girls' team.

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  3. Truck and trailer catch on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Altus Times

    A semi truck and trailer caught fire Sunday afternoon on US Hwy 62 east of Altus. According to reports, the truck apparently caught fire after a tire blew out and the wheel started sparks on the pavement.

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  4. Committee of 100 welcomes AAFB newcomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Altus Times

    Capt. Jordan Birt with his wife Laura and their son Jordan fill their plates with hotdogs and hamburgers at the Altus Chamber of Commerce Committee of 100's Newcomer Dinner for Altus Air Force Base members, held at Lucas Farms on Monday, Oct. 20. More pictures inside. Capt.

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  5. Tractor-trailer fire briefly shuts down Highway 62 in Jackson Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | KSWO

    Tractor-trailer fire briefly shuts down Highway 62 in Jackson Co - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo - ALTUS, Okla._Crews in Altus had their hands full this afternoon after a tractor trailer burst into flames on Highway 62. The truck was headed westbound when it suddenly became engulfed in flames.

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  6. Two upcoming agriculture producer meetings setRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Altus Times

    ... management Monday, Oct. 20 at the Jackson County Extension office 2801 N. Main, Suite A (North side of WOSC Campus) in Altus from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. This event will include a discussion on proper food plot planting and soil fertility management ...

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  7. Motorcyclist admitted to ER with minor injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Altus Times

    A motorcyclist was transported to the JCMH Emergency Room following a single vehicle accident on Wednesday, Oct. 15. Witnesses said that Bill Davison, 57, of Altus was traveling northbound on his motorcycle on the 2200 Block of Main Street when a vehicle in front of him came to an abrupt stop, causing Davison to swerve in order to avoid collision. As a result, he lost control of the bike and received a some minor injuries. 1 comment

  8. Hastings customers support literacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Altus Times

    This big check supports the old saying "Every penny counts!" as Hastings Superstore in Altus has collected change totaling $410 from customers wishing to donate to literacy. Great Plains Literacy Council Board President Kristen Balko with Hastings Store Customer Service Manager Mindy Tucker and Manager Kathy Fisher in holding the giant check that will be displayed on the wall by the checkout stands for customers to see their combined financial donations to the Great Plains Literacy Council. 1 comment

  9. Contract awarded for road repairs in Jackson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Altus Times

    A contract was awarded this month for road repairs in Jackson County, Sen. Mike Schulz and Rep. Charles Ortega recently announced. According to the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, the project involves reconstructing added lanes, modifying the intersection, and adding signals to one mile of Park Lane, starting from Falcon Lane to Tamarack Road in Altus. 1 comment

  10. Tailgate party planned for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Altus Times

    The tailgate will begin at 5 p.m., and the All Sports Association will be selling burger meals at Hightower Stadium in Altus.

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  11. Altus up in sales tax collectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Altus Times

    ... towns in September last year. The use tax disbursement of $11,475,105 was distributed between 385 cities and towns. Altus had $776,665.33 in 2013, and reported $845,325.64 for the same month this year, an increase of $68,660.31. In county returns, ...

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  12. 2014 Site Activation Task Force KC-46Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Altus Times

    ... maintenance, operations and logistics for the new aircraft. Officials broke ground on a new construction project on Altus Air Force Base in August. The ceremony marked the beginning of a months-long effort to prepare for the arrival of the newest ...

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  13. Board approves revised Estimate of NeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Altus Times

    The Altus Public School District Board of Education approved a revised Estimate of Needs for the 2014-15 FY budget during their monthly Board meeting on Monday, Oct. 13, after a local company filed a public service tax protest with the Court of Tax Review. After the District was notified by the Oklahoma State Board of Equalization that Cable One, Inc., of Altus had filed a protest, a new Estimate of Needs was brought before the Board for re-approval.

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  14. Voters ahould apply early for absentee ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Altus Times

    ... Absentee ballot application forms are available at the County Election Board office located at 101 N. Main, Rm#105, Altus. The absentee ballot application forms also can be downloaded and printed at: www.elections.ok.gov. "At least two mail ...

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  15. Damages assessed after weekend stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Altus Times

    ... away a fallen tree that crushed his son's Chevy pickup at the 900 Block E. Broadway, in Sunday night's thunderstorm. Altus residents spent yesterday assessing damages and clearing away debris. Wood, shingles, and sheet metal flew on the lawns of ...

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  16. Outdoors notebook: Young hunters get three days to gun hunt for deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | NewsOK.com

    ... ages 12 to 15 and successfully hunter education certified. Oklahoma State University Extension will host a workshop in Altus on Oct. 20 for landowners and leaseholders on proper deer herd and food plot management. The two-hour workshop begins at 6 ...

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  17. Altus police investigate overnight burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | KSWO

    ALTUS, Okla._Altus police are investigating an overnight burglary they say was done in the same fashion as other recent burglaries. Police were called to a home on Village Drive after the homeowner was awakened by their dogs barking at 1:15 a.m. Friday.

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  18. ASCOG to host free Medicare event in Altus during open enrollmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Altus Times

    ... are $1,459/month or less for singles, or $1,966/month or less for married couples. Medicare events are scheduled in Altus at the Southwest Oklahoma Community Action on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will also be a Medicare event at ...

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  19. AHS cross country boys finish 2nd at HobartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Altus Times

    Altus High School Cross Country results from the Hobart Meet sees the boys finish strong again in the second spot . Altus High School will host a meet on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at 4:30 p.m. at the soccer fields 3.4 miles north of the high school.

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  20. AJH 8th tops TomlinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Altus Times

    The Altus Junior High 8th grade Dawgs claimed their second win of the season on Tuesday night with an 18-0 thumping of the Lawton Tomlinson Wolves. Tomlinson and Altus traded punts to start the game.

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