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  • SCHOOL BOND PREVIEW: Eisenhower Middle School

    SCHOOL BOND PREVIEW: Eisenhower Middle School

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 5:41 PM EDT2017-10-17 21:41:30 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    We're quickly approaching a school bond election that would bring $99.5 million worth of upgrades to Lawton Public Schools.

    We're quickly approaching a school bond election that would bring $99.5 million worth of upgrades to Lawton Public Schools.

  • Local Law Enforcement Agencies up for K9 Grant

    Local Law Enforcement Agencies up for K9 Grant

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-10-17 21:33:34 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    A $5,000 grant is on the line for some of our local law enforcement agencies.

    A $5,000 grant is on the line for some of our local law enforcement agencies.

  • Southwestern Medical Center celebrating 110 years of service to community

    Southwestern Medical Center celebrating 110 years of service to community

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:56 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:56:32 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    Southwestern Medical Center is celebrating 110 years of providing quality health care in Lawton and Southwest, Oklahoma. 

    Southwestern Medical Center is celebrating 110 years of providing quality health care in Lawton and Southwest, Oklahoma. 

  • Semi and pickup collide on Hwy 62 in Harmon County, one person killed

    Semi and pickup collide on Hwy 62 in Harmon County, one person killed

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:40 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:40:25 GMT
    Source RNNSource RNN

    A semi-truck and pickup traveling south on Wood Street towards Highway 62 collided around 4:15 p.m. Monday afternoon.

    A semi-truck and pickup traveling south on Wood Street towards Highway 62 collided around 4:15 p.m. Monday afternoon.

  • Lawton man reports to police he was kidnapped and robbed

    Lawton man reports to police he was kidnapped and robbed

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:24 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:24:34 GMT

    A Lawton man reported being kidnapped and robbed between October 13th and 14th yesterday. According to police, the man was hosting a get together at his residence with multiple people that he did not know by name. The victim says he was standing on the front porch when he was pulled into the house by another man and assaulted. The victim claims his personal belongings were taken out of his pockets during the hours in which he was held against his will.

    A Lawton man reported being kidnapped and robbed between October 13th and 14th yesterday. According to police, the man was hosting a get together at his residence with multiple people that he did not know by name. The victim says he was standing on the front porch when he was pulled into the house by another man and assaulted. The victim claims his personal belongings were taken out of his pockets during the hours in which he was held against his will.

  • Fort Sill welcomes home the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery

    Fort Sill welcomes home the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:19 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:19:57 GMT

    Today, Fort Sill welcomed the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery from Joint-Base Lewis McChord in Washington. 

    Today, Fort Sill welcomed the 5th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery from Joint-Base Lewis McChord in Washington. 

  • First Alert Forecast

    First Alert Forecast

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:14:59 GMT
    Source KSWOSource KSWO

    Warming up a bit before a weekend cold front.

    Warming up a bit before a weekend cold front.

  • Vietnam veterans are invited to a free bbq on October 21st

    Vietnam veterans are invited to a free bbq on October 21st

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 4:07 PM EDT2017-10-17 20:07:07 GMT
    (Source KTUL)(Source KTUL)

    A few local veteran organizations are joining together to invite Vietnam veterans out to a free barbecue. Charles Baker from American Legion Post 29 says that this event is important to honor those who served. “Come on out. it’s for you guys. It’s for you and your significant other. It’s to honor them, honor their service and their service to our mission.” 

    A few local veteran organizations are joining together to invite Vietnam veterans out to a free barbecue. Charles Baker from American Legion Post 29 says that this event is important to honor those who served. “Come on out. it’s for you guys. It’s for you and your significant other. It’s to honor them, honor their service and their service to our mission.” 

  • OK man arrested after shaking 10-week-old foster child

    OK man arrested after shaking 10-week-old foster child

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:50:39 GMT

    A man is behind bars in the Oklahoma County Jail after a child placed in his care died. Oklahoma City police say the 24-year-old suspect confessed that he shook a 10-week-old foster child who was placed on life support within 24 hours of being placed in the man's custody. According to court records, the man said he shook the child when the baby began crying. 

    A man is behind bars in the Oklahoma County Jail after a child placed in his care died. Oklahoma City police say the 24-year-old suspect confessed that he shook a 10-week-old foster child who was placed on life support within 24 hours of being placed in the man's custody. According to court records, the man said he shook the child when the baby began crying. 

  • Police find suspect sitting in a lawn chair on a roof

    Police find suspect sitting in a lawn chair on a roof

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:50:04 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    A Logan County man is now charged with assault and battery on a police officer as well as first-degree burglary after he attempted to break into his ex-girlfriend's home. A Guthrie woman says she heard three knocks and realized someone was trying to break in and that's when she called the cops. When officers searched for him, dispatch got another call that a man matching the suspect's description was trying to break into another nearby home. 

    A Logan County man is now charged with assault and battery on a police officer as well as first-degree burglary after he attempted to break into his ex-girlfriend's home. A Guthrie woman says she heard three knocks and realized someone was trying to break in and that's when she called the cops. When officers searched for him, dispatch got another call that a man matching the suspect's description was trying to break into another nearby home. 

  • Neighbors testify in ex-Oklahoma cop’s 4th murder trial

    Neighbors testify in ex-Oklahoma cop’s 4th murder trial

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:49 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:49:04 GMT
    (Source KFOR)(Source KFOR)

    A witness in the ongoing murder trial of a white former Oklahoma police officer testified Monday that he saw someone shoot a 19-year-old black man “in cold blood.” Jack Scheving and other neighbors testified in the fourth trial of ex-Tulsa officer Shannon Kepler, who is charged with first-degree murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of his daughter’s boyfriend, Jeremey Lake. 

    A witness in the ongoing murder trial of a white former Oklahoma police officer testified Monday that he saw someone shoot a 19-year-old black man “in cold blood.” Jack Scheving and other neighbors testified in the fourth trial of ex-Tulsa officer Shannon Kepler, who is charged with first-degree murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of his daughter’s boyfriend, Jeremey Lake. 

  • LPD warns of on-going scam in the area

    LPD warns of on-going scam in the area

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 2:42 PM EDT2017-10-17 18:42:00 GMT

    Lawton Police Department is warning the public about an on-going scam. There is a scam going on in the area where the caller is claiming to be working for a judge and/or for the US Marshal service. The caller says that there was a subpoena issued for the person to go to court and they did not go so there is a warrant out for their arrest.

    Lawton Police Department is warning the public about an on-going scam. There is a scam going on in the area where the caller is claiming to be working for a judge and/or for the US Marshal service. The caller says that there was a subpoena issued for the person to go to court and they did not go so there is a warrant out for their arrest.

  • Oklahoma makes cuts to social service agencies

    Oklahoma makes cuts to social service agencies

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 1:12 PM EDT2017-10-17 17:12:49 GMT

    The Oklahoma Department of Health will be severing ties with dozens of social service agencies that offer child-abuse prevention counseling and health services as part of a larger move to trim $3 million from its...

    The Oklahoma Department of Health will be severing ties with dozens of social service agencies that offer child-abuse prevention counseling and health services as part of a larger move to trim $3 million from its budget.

  • DPS to benefit from education grant for under-served students

    DPS to benefit from education grant for under-served students

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 1:10 PM EDT2017-10-17 17:10:37 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    Duncan Public Schools is among the four Oklahoma school districts benefiting from a $2.3-million education grant aiming to lift under-served students. The Oklahoma Young Scholars Project identifies and supports gifted and talented students with disabilities -- as well as those from minority, economically disadvantaged and ESL populations. 

    Duncan Public Schools is among the four Oklahoma school districts benefiting from a $2.3-million education grant aiming to lift under-served students. The Oklahoma Young Scholars Project identifies and supports gifted and talented students with disabilities -- as well as those from minority, economically disadvantaged and ESL populations. 

  • Oklahoma board considers reducing legislator pay, benefits

    Oklahoma board considers reducing legislator pay, benefits

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 12:14 PM EDT2017-10-17 16:14:38 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    A committee created to decide whether to give Oklahoma lawmakers a pay raise instead is considering reducing the salary and benefits for the state's 149 legislators.

    A committee created to decide whether to give Oklahoma lawmakers a pay raise instead is considering reducing the salary and benefits for the state's 149 legislators.

  • Oklahoma couple convicted in case of emaciated twin babies

    Oklahoma couple convicted in case of emaciated twin babies

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 12:13 PM EDT2017-10-17 16:13:40 GMT

    An Oklahoma couple has been convicted on multiple counts of child neglect after nurses said their twin babies were emaciated, and one had a maggot crawl out of a wound.

    An Oklahoma couple has been convicted on multiple counts of child neglect after nurses said their twin babies were emaciated, and one had a maggot crawl out of a wound.

  • Oklahoma teen released on probation days before slaying

    Oklahoma teen released on probation days before slaying

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 12:13 PM EDT2017-10-17 16:13:23 GMT

    An Oklahoma teen accused of fatally shooting a man and raping an 81-year-old woman was released from juvenile court days before the offenses, despite a prosecutor’s concerns that he would “hurt or kill a homeowner.” The Tulsa World reports 16-year-old Deonte Green was released on probation by a Tulsa County judge less than two weeks earlier. 

    An Oklahoma teen accused of fatally shooting a man and raping an 81-year-old woman was released from juvenile court days before the offenses, despite a prosecutor’s concerns that he would “hurt or kill a homeowner.” The Tulsa World reports 16-year-old Deonte Green was released on probation by a Tulsa County judge less than two weeks earlier. 

  • CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man steals decorations from Lawton vet clinic

    CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Man steals decorations from Lawton vet clinic

    Tuesday, October 17 2017 11:07 AM EDT2017-10-17 15:07:39 GMT

    A brazen theft was caught on camera-- the video shows a man stealing pumpkins and flowers from a local animal hospital. The video was captured by the Beavers Animal Hospital in Lawton. They say around 11:00 p.m. Friday, this man stole several pumpkins and mums from their Fall display. The man strolls up, takes the items one-by-one, and walks away. 

    A brazen theft was caught on camera-- the video shows a man stealing pumpkins and flowers from a local animal hospital. The video was captured by the Beavers Animal Hospital in Lawton. They say around 11:00 p.m. Friday, this man stole several pumpkins and mums from their Fall display. The man strolls up, takes the items one-by-one, and walks away. 

  • Lawton women shelter speaks on #metoo movement

    Lawton women shelter speaks on #metoo movement

    Monday, October 16 2017 11:07 PM EDT2017-10-17 03:07:26 GMT
    (Source: Facebook)(Source: Facebook)

    The words “me too” have been posted many people on social media after a Hollywood actress tweeted about sexual harassment. 

    The words “me too” have been posted many people on social media after a Hollywood actress tweeted about sexual harassment. 

  • Future students learn about health career classes

    Future students learn about health career classes

    Monday, October 16 2017 10:12 PM EDT2017-10-17 02:12:45 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    The Great Plains Technology Center's Health programs opened their doors to give people a taste of the classes they offer.

    The Great Plains Technology Center's Health programs opened their doors to give people a taste of the classes they offer.

  • Talented singers at SWOK All-Region Honor Choir

    Talented singers at SWOK All-Region Honor Choir

    Monday, October 16 2017 10:11 PM EDT2017-10-17 02:11:05 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    The Southwest Oklahoma All-Region Honor Choir held their concert in Lawton on Monday night.

    The Southwest Oklahoma All-Region Honor Choir held their concert in Lawton on Monday night.

  • Goodyear Blimp arrives in Lawton

    Goodyear Blimp arrives in Lawton

    Monday, October 16 2017 6:47 PM EDT2017-10-16 22:47:21 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    The Goodyear Blimp officially arrived at the Lawton Goodyear Plant around 2:00 p.m. Friday and the public is invited to get a close-up view of it.

    The Goodyear Blimp officially arrived at the Lawton Goodyear Plant around 2:00 p.m. Friday and the public is invited to get a close-up view of it.

  • Game Wardens searching for deer poacher

    Game Wardens searching for deer poacher

    Monday, October 16 2017 6:25 PM EDT2017-10-16 22:25:41 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    The search is on to find whoever poached an 8-point buck on private property in Jackson County.

    The search is on to find whoever poached an 8-point buck on private property in Jackson County.

  • Duncan Teens Try Virtual Reality Texting and Driving Simulator

    Duncan Teens Try Virtual Reality Texting and Driving Simulator

    Monday, October 16 2017 5:31 PM EDT2017-10-16 21:31:31 GMT
    (Source KSWO)(Source KSWO)

    The dangers of texting and driving were front and center at Duncan High School Monday. State Farm and the PEERS Foundation brought their teen driving safety simulator to town. 

    The dangers of texting and driving were front and center at Duncan High School Monday. State Farm and the PEERS Foundation brought their teen driving safety simulator to town. 

  • Semi rolls over on Highway 62

    Semi rolls over on Highway 62

    Monday, October 16 2017 4:51 PM EDT2017-10-16 20:51:30 GMT

    A semi-truck loaded with gravel rolled over on Highway 62 around 3 p.m. Monday afternoon. 

    A semi-truck loaded with gravel rolled over on Highway 62 around 3 p.m. Monday afternoon. 

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