From ‘Lost Boy’ to citizen airman, Sudanese immigrant joins New York Air Guard

From ‘Lost Boy’ to citizen airman, Sudanese immigrant joins New York Air Guard

STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.Y. — Thirty years ago and 6,000 miles away, Airman 1st Class Francis Andrew was a seven-year-old “Lost...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma budget crisis spurs battle among oilmen

Oklahoma budget crisis spurs battle among oilmen

OKLAHOMA CITY — An impasse among Oklahoma lawmakers over how to fix the state’s worst budget problem in decades has sent the legislature s...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Explosive weekend storms possible in Oklahoma, Arkansas

Explosive weekend storms possible in Oklahoma, Arkansas

NORMAN — Forecasters said potentially explosive thunderstorms packing large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes could develop this holiday weeken...

May 25th, 2017 |  


New law will assure greater tax compliance for out-of-state companies doing business in Oklahoma

New law will assure greater tax compliance for out-of-state companies doing business in Oklahoma

A measure to assist the Oklahoma Tax Commission’s or OTC efforts to ensure all taxes owed by out-of-state companies are remitted has been signed...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Oklahoma budget crisis offers opportunity for hapless Democrats

Oklahoma budget crisis offers opportunity for hapless Democrats

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma state budget has been cut so deeply that two elementary schools in state Rep. Jason Dunnington’s (D-Oklahoma ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Construction worker at Oklahoma Capitol injured in fall

Construction worker at Oklahoma Capitol injured in fall

OKLAHOMA CITY — Officials said a man working on the roof at the Oklahoma Capitol as part of a renovation project suffered an ankle injury when t...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Local manufacture element makes wheels turn

Local manufacture element makes wheels turn

ALTUS AIR FORCE BASE — The local manufacture element or “local man” as it is more commonly known, is an essential part of maintenanc...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Recurring events provided

Recurring events provided

The Altus Masters Swim Club meets 6-7:45 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the city pool, 121 N Park Lane in Altus to train for events and share fe...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Altus community calendar events provided

Altus community calendar events provided

Please submit all items by noon to run the next publication day. All submissions must include a street address where the event will be held and a cont...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Insurers seek stability as President Donald Trump delays health care decision

Insurers seek stability as President Donald Trump delays health care decision

WASHINGTON — Uncertainty over the future of health care for millions grew deeper as insurers released a blueprint for stabilizing wobbly markets...

May 25th, 2017 |