Obituaries
Hurston “H. B.” Akin Funeral services for Hurston Bishop “H. B.” Akin, 84 of Frederick, were scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, at the First United Methodist Church of Frederick with Reverend Lisa …
Carolyn Morgan Funeral services for Carolyn Sue Morgan, 62 of Frederick, we’re scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at the Orr Gray Gish Chapel with Dr. Shane Kendrix, pastor of First Baptist Church …
Mittie (Reece) Nickles Mittie R. Nickles was born Dec. 21, 1920 in Snyder to parents Edward Garfield Reece and Liza (Norman) Reece. Mittie passed away on Saturday Feb. 2, 2019 at the age of 98. Mittie attended both the …

Meteorologists host storm spotter class

Meteorologists Forrest Mitchell and Jennifer Thompson visited Frederick to provide storm spotter training to local citizens. The class was free and open to the public. Mitchell is the Observations …

Burton discusses task force at Lions Club

Former Tillman County Undersheriff Mike Burton and his partner Trea Fulton attended a Lions Club meeting on Feb. 14 to discuss their jobs as Drug and Violent Crime Task Force investigators. They work …

SWRE 2019 Youth Tour winners named

Lily Anne Newell of Chillicothe High School and Zac Chitwood of Tipton High School have been named winners of Southwest Rural Electric Association’s 2019 Youth Tour Contest. As Youth Tour …

Six from Oklahoma named to NCC leadership posts

Staff Report MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Six Oklahoma cotton industry members, including four from Altus, have been elected to leadership positions in the National Cotton Council (NCC) for …

Tipton stock show a success

Tipton’s Junior Livestock Show held Feb. 5 was a massive success for the show program and community when youth, parents and friends made their way to the local show arena in Tipton. With months …
Special Sections