Champions for Children named at Celebration, the Lawton Public Schools annual awards ceremony, were, from left, Barbara Snow, Hosie Hilliard, George Bradshaw, Jonathan Timms, Cristal Dorsey, Laura Hooper, Rick McElhaney, Penny Wilson, Debbie Hearn and Ashley Smith.
Lawton Public Schools held its annual Celebration event Tuesday night at Lawton High School, where the district honored the best of its own and members of the community who have made positive contributions to educating Lawton children.
Supporters of The Hearth Project, including Monique Leong, Audrey Dolar Tejada and Joseph Yu, put a shovel into the ground during a groundbreaking ceremony for a project with the Lawton-Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce Redcoat Ambassadors at 2102 NW Arlington. The Hearth Project is starting a project to renovate a vacant house into a modern showcase home with modern materials and a geothermal heating/air conditioning system to reduce energy costs and consumption.
A project to remodel a Lawton home as a showcase featuring modern materials and technologies is underway. Participating in the groundbreaking ceremony this week were officials of The Hearth Project, which is sponsoring the home project, and members of the Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce Redcoat Ambassadors.
Two teams from the Great Plains Technology Center qualified for the VEX Robotics world competition Friday in Anaheim, Calif. Shown are, from left, back row: Tyler Hightower and Kevin To; front row: David Epler III and Brycin Brown. The teams are Hightower and Epler, and To and Brown. The team of Hightower and Epler will be taking part in the world competition, along with a team from Boone-Apache Public Schools.
Two area teams will be representing Southwest Oklahoma in the VEX Robotics World championship tournament Friday in Anaheim, Calif.  one team from the Great Plains Technology Center and another from Boone-Apache Public Schools.
Greer County Sheriff Devin Huckabay wrangles a rattler during a hunt that preceded the 2010 Mangum Rattlesnake Derby.
MANGUM  It will be a "fang-tastic" weekend for the staging of the 49th annual Mangum Rattlesnake Derby that begins Friday and continues through Sunday in downtown Mangum. Pageant, carnival,much more to enjoy
Blake Thomas, left, performs on guitar as his wife, Lawton Community Theatre veteran Mandee Thomas, sings “Big Spender” from the award-winning musical “Sweet Charity” Monday at the John Denney Playhouse. The musical was announced as one of the new shows to be performed during the theater’s 2014-15 season.
In true community spirit, the Lawton Community Theatre Board of Directors welcomed the 2014-15 officers and announced next season's production line-up in a gathering of performances, food and festivity this week at the John Denney Playhouse.
ELGIN  No senior likes losing the last home game of their career. Elgin's upperclassmen avoided that scenario Monday, coming back from two deficits in a 10-9 win over Class 2A No. 10 Rush Springs.
Champions for Children named at Celebration, the Lawton Public Schools annual awards ceremony, were, from left, Barbara Snow, Hosie Hilliard, George Bradshaw, Jonathan Timms, Cristal Dorsey, Laura Hooper, Rick McElhaney, Penny Wilson, Debbie Hearn and Ashley Smith.
Supporters of The Hearth Project, including Monique Leong, Audrey Dolar Tejada and Joseph Yu, put a shovel into the ground during a groundbreaking ceremony for a project with the Lawton-Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce Redcoat Ambassadors at 2102 NW Arlington. The Hearth Project is starting a project to renovate a vacant house into a modern showcase home with modern materials and a geothermal heating/air conditioning system to reduce energy costs and consumption.
Two teams from the Great Plains Technology Center qualified for the VEX Robotics world competition Friday in Anaheim, Calif. Shown are, from left, back row: Tyler Hightower and Kevin To; front row: David Epler III and Brycin Brown. The teams are Hightower and Epler, and To and Brown. The team of Hightower and Epler will be taking part in the world competition, along with a team from Boone-Apache Public Schools.
Greer County Sheriff Devin Huckabay wrangles a rattler during a hunt that preceded the 2010 Mangum Rattlesnake Derby.
Blake Thomas, left, performs on guitar as his wife, Lawton Community Theatre veteran Mandee Thomas, sings “Big Spender” from the award-winning musical “Sweet Charity” Monday at the John Denney Playhouse. The musical was announced as one of the new shows to be performed during the theater’s 2014-15 season.

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