Bethel Road Volunteer Fire Department hosts annual fundraiser

The Bethel Road Volunteer Fire Department is raising money to support their operation costs for the year.
  Local Gold Star families recognized at Honor Tea
  Driver arrested after crashing vehicle into apartment fence
First Alert Forecast
New report lists Altus AFB as high risk for sexual assault
  Furry Friend Friday: Meet Sharpie
Denzel Wilson formally arraigned for murder


  Lawton woman pleads guilty to child abuse
A Lawton woman is behind bars and awaiting sentencing for the abuse of two young children.
UPDATED: Crews rescue woman trapped in high water in northern Comanche County
A woman was rescued after getting trapped on top of her vehicle in high water.
First Alert Forecast: Flooding risk continues into this evening and tonight
First Alert Weather Day: flooding is possible this evening into tomorrow

  Lawton Academy awarded for academic excellence

The Lawton Academy of Arts and Sciences is the recipient of the AdvancED Midwest Region’s 2018 Values Driven Award of Excellence for the state of Oklahoma.

  Lawton Public Schools Foundation to hold fundraiser breakfast

The Lawton Public Schools Foundation is holding its annual fundraiser breakfast bright and early Friday morning.
  Tipton High School football coach nominated for award
  The Oklahoma Council of the Blind to host State Conference in Lawton
  Freedom Elementary School named one of America’s healthiest schools



  Church catches fire hours before firefighter’s wedding

Conrad and DaLiza Fernandes were married at a nearby church.

Tropical Storm Kirk accelerates westward across Atlantic

Some strengthening of the storm is expected in the next couple days, but Kirk will likely weaken later in the week.