MEDICINE PARK, OK — As a boy, Doug Kemper roamed the hillsides of southwest Oklahoma with his father, learning to identify snakes and spiders around Medicine Park and in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge.
ANADARKO — An Apache teen is held with no bond for a murder charge in the killing of another teen following a Saturday morning fight at a home near the Comanche-Caddo County line.
DUNCAN, OK — The Chisholm Trail Arts Council will kick off the holiday season Thursday evening with an awards reception for its Holiday Art Show and Sale. The artwork will be on display through Dec. 18.
ALTUS, OK — Grace Dempsey, longtime volunteer and mentor in the Altus area, was presented with a certificate and a jeweled pin as recipient the State Pioneer Volunteer Award from Sabra Tucker from the Oklahoma State Retired Educators Association.
WALTERS, OK — On Wednesday morning, representatives of the Operation Homefront and JPMorgan Chase & Co. presented Drew Wiley, an U.S. Army veteran, and his family with the keys to their newly renovated mortgage-free home in Walters.
WALTERS, OK — The renaming of the U.S. 277 and Oklahoma 5 intersection in Cotton County will honor the Comanche Code Talkers with a ceremony today.
ANADARKO, OK — An Anadarko man is in jail on $20,000 bond after he was charged with kidnapping, assaulting and stealing from his girlfriend.
DUNCAN, OK — An arrest warrant was issued for a Duncan mother after her 2-year-old daughter repeatedly called 911 while the mother was passed out.
LAWTON, OK — When Wally Breaden speaks to students about the wild animals he helps, he speaks with a passion and knowledge gained over 46 years in service.
LAWTON, OK — The Comanche County District Court issued felony arrest warrants for two men accused of breaking into and stealing from a medical marijuana dispensary.
ELGIN, OK — To kick off the 2019 Winter Wishes campaign, Elgin Middle School teachers gave every eighth grader $10 and told them to do something kind with the cash.
ELK CITY, OK — A rollover wreck in Beckham County Saturday sent a man and woman flying after being ejected. A 46-year-old Altus woman died and a 56-year-old Elk City man was hospitalized from the wreck. Investigators don't know who was driving.
WASHITA COUNTY, OK — A Hobart man was pinned inside his SUV and then flown to an Oklahoma City hospital in "stable and critical condition" following a Sunday wreck in Washita County.
CARNEGIE, OK — A Carnegie man has been charged with the brutal murder of one man and beating of a woman with a crowbar from September 2018 that happened in Indian Country. The charges follow the recommendation of a federal grand jury.
ALTUS, OK — Another Altus home was struck by gunfire Wednesday night, the seventh incident like this in the past week. No injuries were reported. Police are investigating what's going on.
COMANCHE, OK — A father and son are wanted for an escalating feud over crude oil at lease site near their Stephens County home. Over $20,000 in damages have led to arrest warrants for the Stephens County men.
ALTUS, OK — Mrs. Claus' Candy Shoppe will offer homemade candies and confections during the Country Kitchen Christmas Bazaar hosted by First United Methodist Church, Altus.
ELGIN, OK — Students from Flower Mound Public Schools visited Fort Sill National Cemetery Wednesday to place flags on the graves of nearly 1,000 U.S. military veterans. For nearly 15 years, the school has helped the cemetery prepare for Veterans Day, celebrated each Nov. 11.
ALTUS — A half-dozen shootings over the weekend has left Altus homes and vehicles bullet-riddles but no injuries were reported. Police are seeking the public's help to stop the shootings and find those responsible before someone is injured or killed.
Jackson Lake Beach of Apache has been accepted into the Southwestern Oklahoma State University (SWOSU) College of Pharmacy at Weatherford. Beach is a graduate of Elgin High School.
MARLOW, OK — Forty-nine Central High FFA members will give eight hours of their time to the highest bidders at the annual Labor Auction Tuesday night.
DUNCAN, OK — One hundred years ago a man named E.P. Halliburton changed the face of Duncan forever. Now it's time to honor his contribution.
LAWTON, OK — The Oklahoma Department of Libraries has awarded grants to the Lawton Public Libraryand Friends of the Elgin Community Library for health literacy programs.
RANDLETT, OK — The House of Carnage has added two buildings to its haunting lineup, including a 1908 one-room schoolhouse crafted to mirror an insane asylum, complete with a graveyard out back.
A 38-year-old Duncan man accused of killing another man as part of an ongoing feud about a woman has now been accused of murder in the case.
The American Indian Culture & Preservation Office (AICP) of the Oklahoma Historical Society will present a workshop on the “Records of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Agency.”
Lawton residents Kenny Seals and Dave McGowen have traveled the world together, photographing some of the world’s most elusive and ferocious wildlife. This fall, the pair is sharing their stunning shots with southwest Oklahoma.
- Man killed by police in standoff identified
- Cavalry isn't coming to DRH
- Chattanooga homicide victim identified
- Sunday shooting, suicide on Lawton's northwest side
- Suspicious death in Chatty thought to be homicide
- Man wanted for accusations of molesting
- Manslaughter charge leveled for Nov. 18 killing
- No mask mandate on the agenda for Duncan
- Lack of morgue space worries county officials
- Increasing COVID-19 rates prompts cautions from health care professionals