Reviewing hundreds of soldiers from the 434th Field Artillery brigade at Tuesday’s change of command ceremony are, from left, Col. Lee T. Overby, the brigade’s incoming commander; Col. Jose M.Thompson, outgoing commander; and Joe E. Gallagher, deputy to the commanding general of the Fires Center of Excellence.
The largest basic training brigade in the Army said farewell to one command team and hello to another one Tuesday.
From left, Comanche County Memorial Hospital CEO Brent Smith visits with William and Stephanie Drewry during the ceremony at the new Drewry Family Emergency Center on Tuesday. The center is named in memory of Jimmie and R.H. Drewry as a way of giving back to the community.
A helicopter was parked on top of the new Drewry Family Emergency Center during ribbon cutting ceremonies for the new facility that will open in July.  A crowd of over 100 people gathered inside the center on Tuesday afternoon to celebrate the medical facility.
Col. Samuel Curtis, left, incoming Fort Sill Garrison commander and new liaison to the Lawton Board of Education, thanks the board for welcoming him while Col. Glenn Waters, the outgoing board member and Fort Sill Garrison commander looks on at the board meeting Tuesday evening.
Four new Lawton Public Schools assistant principals were approved by the Lawton Board of Education Tuesday. 
Daniel Miller speeds toward the finish line in his replica of the Grumobile from “Despicable Me” at the 2015 Cardboard Regatta.This year’s regatta will be part of Medicine Park’s birthday celebration.
Independence Day weekend will be packed with plenty of fun in Medicine Park.
As the investigation into the April 5 death of Darius Randell Robinson in the Caddo County jail nears its end, the story has begun to gain national attention, and investigators are saying publicity is getting ahead of the investigation.
Efforts to create a new volunteer fire department in the western part of the county are nearly completed, and the Pecan Creek Volunteer Fire Department could go "in service" as early as next year.
Reviewing hundreds of soldiers from the 434th Field Artillery brigade at Tuesday’s change of command ceremony are, from left, Col. Lee T. Overby, the brigade’s incoming commander; Col. Jose M.Thompson, outgoing commander; and Joe E. Gallagher, deputy to the commanding general of the Fires Center of Excellence.
From left, Comanche County Memorial Hospital CEO Brent Smith visits with William and Stephanie Drewry during the ceremony at the new Drewry Family Emergency Center on Tuesday. The center is named in memory of Jimmie and R.H. Drewry as a way of giving back to the community.
Col. Samuel Curtis, left, incoming Fort Sill Garrison commander and new liaison to the Lawton Board of Education, thanks the board for welcoming him while Col. Glenn Waters, the outgoing board member and Fort Sill Garrison commander looks on at the board meeting Tuesday evening.
Daniel Miller speeds toward the finish line in his replica of the Grumobile from “Despicable Me” at the 2015 Cardboard Regatta.This year’s regatta will be part of Medicine Park’s birthday celebration.

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