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LAWTON, OK — The Lawton NAACP Branch No. 6131 will hold its annual Jubilee Day Celebration at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Greater Galilee Baptist Church, 1428 SW Jefferson.

CACHE — A community flea market is set for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the New Life Assembly of God Church Activity Building on the corner of 5th and B streets in Cache.

Cox's Store Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual board meeting at 7:30 p.m. today at the fire station, Northeast 150th Street and Rogers Lane.

I will make this very simple. I agree completely with Lee Baxter’s comments on “Are you really doing fine University of Oklahoma?” Also, I agree completely with the Our View editorial “Council Made poor decision”. What’s going on???

As reported in the Tuesday (Dec. 21) Constitution, the city is suing the owners of a private road that runs to the west of the 67th St. Post Office and exits at the Home Zone parking lot. According to city council, the road constitutes a public nuisance due to its condition.

Did you know the words “separation of church and state” do not appear in the United States Constitution? The first ten amendments to our Constitution are commonly known as the Bill of Rights, and the first amendment is:

The House of Bread Ministry will host a free barbecue from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday in the east pavilion of Elmer Thomas Park, 501 NW Ferris.

The Knights of Columbus, Council 1287, will serve a pancake breakfast from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday in the St. Mary's Catholic School cafeteria, 12 Southwest 7th Street.

Korean War and Defense Veterans Chapter 319 will hold its monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Cohen Center, 5205 Parkridge, Suite B.

Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 751 will hold its monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday at Bingo Country, 1826 NW 52nd.

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When Lawton lost its hometown newspaper, over a period of years, through retirements, purchases, ownership death and lack of capital, these situations left a big hole in Lawton's lifestyle, citizen's personal interest and the comforting feeling of knowing your newspaper would be at the front…