Obituaries
Tammy Trotter Blanton A graveside service for Tammy Trotter Blanton, 60 of Arlington, Texas, were scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at the Frederick Memorial Cemetery. Tammy passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, …
Beatrice Hill Funeral services for former Frederick and Lindsay resident, Beatrice Hill, 92 of Yukon were scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at the Jackson Funeral Home Chapel in Frederick with Rev. James …
J L Merrill A private graveside service for J L Merrill, 88 of Moore, formerly of Frederick, was scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Mr. Merrill passed away on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. Burial was set in …

Local man dies in Tillman County car accident

A car accident claimed the life of a Frederick man, Nov. 25. According to a report from the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 59-year-old Jerry Lynn Wiley was driving a Jeep Patriot at about 9:20 a.m. Nov. …

City agrees to property swap with school district

During Tuesday’s regularly scheduled Altus City Council meeting, the council agreed to exchange Kiwanis Field with the Altus Public School for ownership of the Altus Senior Center building that …

Commerce representative highlights importance of Census

The chief of staff and general counsel to the Oklahoma Department of Commerce stressed the need for every Oklahoman to be counted in the 2020 Census during a presentation to the Altus Kiwanis Club on …

Graystone Media Group purchases Mangum Star

The Mangum Star-News, published under various names since 1887, has been sold to a privately-owned company owned by Oklahoma residents in Durant, owners Casey and Karla Paxton announced last …

Oklahoma Blood Institute hosts 2 Altus donor events

The Oklahoma Blood Institute has scheduled two blood drives in Altus between Saturday and Tuesday. On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., it will host a Bedlam Blood Battle at Wal-Mart and on …
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