Walters teacher receives award from Arvest Bank

Lawton veteran awarded France’s most prestigious honor

SWOK senators sworn in at state capitol

Duncan Public Schools Foundation gives $65,000 in teacher grants

Former Waurika school board member sentenced for cocaine distribution

61st annual Duncan Christmas Auction this month

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  Multiple holiday events coming up in Lawton

Former Hirschi High student makes it on Forbes 30 under 30 list

Lawton Salvation Army kicks-off red kettle campaign

Lawton meth arrest tied to Aryan Brotherhood

Houston-based Ron’s Home Style Foods recalls nearly 3.5 tons of chicken salad products

First Alert 7 Forecast: a nice and mild end to the week

FFA 4-H Friend of the Week: Peyton Booth

Empire FFA’s Peyton Booth started showing livestock as a fourth grader and years later, has earned plenty of award to vouch for his hard work.

FDA recalls blood pressure medication due to possible risk of cancer

The FDA advises consumers to continue using the medication until their pharmacist provides a replacement or their doctor provides an alternative treatment option.

Call to WFPD leads to stolen property, arrest

The caller told dispatchers they believed two men were selling stolen property out of a U-Haul trailer that was attached to a truck.

Man arrested for aggravated robbery following incident at Target

A Wichita Falls man has been arrested in connection with an aggravated robbery at Target late Tuesday night.

  Florida man arrested for ‘Mother of Satan’ bomb materials, sheriff says

VIDEO: Man crashes into courthouse, tells police he needs to report stolen drug paraphernalia

Air Force pilot dies in plane crash at Laughlin AFB, TX

First Alert Forecast: thawing out this week

Girl, 6, hit with stray bullet fired by security guard outside McDonald’s

Henniges Automotive to possibly bring plant to Lawton

  Cameron University holds 38th annual Country Jazz Fusion concert

Tuesday night was the annual CU Country Jazz Fusion concert in The Cameron Theatre.

Lawton Public Schools’ Indian Education Program holds open meeting

At the second annual mandated event in the Douglass Learning Center Cafeteria, district representatives talked about federal Title 6 dollars for Native American education programs and how the money is spent at LPS.

Fires Chapter of the Association of the U.S. Army holds 7th annual recognition banquet.

The Fires Chapter of the Association of the United States Army held it’s 7th annual recognition banquet Tuesday.

Woman taken to hospital after crash east of Cache

A woman was sent to a hospital after a car crash just east of Cache.

Salvation Army commander shares hurricane relief experience

The commander at the Lawton Salvation Army is back after spending four of five weeks out of the state providing relief after two hurricanes hit the south.

Freezing temperatures cause cold weather nights at Salvation Army

Because of the cold weather we're seeing, the Lawton Salvation Army has opened its doors for people to stay warm.

  Elgin Middle School says farewell to future representative

An emotional farewell for an Elgin teacher on Tuesday as Toni Hasenbeck resigned to take on her new role as a state representative.

Altus Pet of the Week: Blair

Blair is thought to be a young female Cattle Dog mix. She has lots of personality and love to share with a new family.

Lawton-Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce hosting Frontier Days

The Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce is hosting a cultural experience this weekend.

Man arrested after 3-month-old shows up to ER with fractured rib, black eye

The child was brought to the emergency room in July.

250 high school sophomores learn about careers and job skills at Career Pathways Conference

Business leaders in the Duncan community taught 250 high school sophomores about different careers and job skills Tuesday at the Career Pathways Conference.

First Alert 7 Forecast: a slow warming trend through late week

A slow warm up over the next few days

Woman arrested for bringing contraband into Lawton Correctional Facility

A woman has been arrested for bringing contraband into the Lawton Correctional Facility.

Lawton homeowner finds burglars in her home, GPTC locked down

She then heard voices saying “she’s here! Go go!.”

Search continues for missing, dead in California wildfires

More than 8,000 firefighters statewide were battling wildfires that destroyed more than 7,000 structures and killed more than 40 people, with the flames feeding on dry brush and driven by strong winds.

US trial to tell epic tale of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo’

A story of a botched assassination will be part of an epic tale told in a tightly secured New York City courtroom starting Tuesday as prosecutors and defense lawyers make their opening statements in Guzman's long-awaited U.S. trial.

First Alert Forecast: feels like the single digits this morning

Temps feel like the single digits this morning.

Florida recount chugs along as more irregularities surface

State law requires a machine recount in races where the margin is less than 0.5 percentage points. In the Senate race, Rick Scott's lead over incumbent Bill Nelson was 0.14 percentage points. In the governor's race, unofficial results showed GOP's Ron DeSantis ahead of Andrew Gillum by 0.41 points.

Dead in cars and homes: Northern California fire toll at 42

It's now the deadliest blaze in state history.

Lawton kid’s solo at Cameron’s Aggie Madness goes viral

A kid from Lawton is going viral after he stole the show at Cameron University’s Aggie Madness.

Cameron holds ceremony to honor veterans

Students and staff held their annual Veteran’s Day ceremony at Cameron University Monday.

Native American family protests oil manufacturer for trespassing

Several of the families at Monday’s protest said that November 20th will mark 20 years of oil manufacturers trespassing on their Indian Lands near the Apache Y in Caddo County.

WFISD confirms student brought “inoperable” gun to campus

WFISD officials a handgun was brought to a middle school campus on Monday.

Employees fight fire at Lawton vet clinic

No people or animals were hurt after a fire at the Chambers Veterinary Clinic Monday morning.

Duncan Chamber of Commerce hosting annual Women’s Forum

The Duncan Chamber of Commerce's annual Women's Forum is coming up this weekend.

Stan Lee, superhero creator, comic book icon, dead at 95

Stan Lee helped create most of Marvel Comics' famous characters, including Spider-Man, the X-Men, Iron Man, Thor and the Hulk.

Judge: Sides in Florida recount should ‘ramp down’ rhetoric

All 67 counties in the Sunshine State are facing a state-ordered deadline of Thursday to complete their recounts, and half had already begun by Monday.

First Alert 7 Forecast: bitterly cold wind chills tonight into tomorrow morning

Bitter north winds into tomorrow

Doctor paints patient’s genitals purple as a ‘joke’

The doctor pleaded guilty to harassment but kept his medical license following the incident.

WFFD sends firefighters to California

This is the second time this year the WFFD has sent firefighters to California.

MedWatch: Palliative Care at CCMH

November is National Hospice and Palliative Care month. However, hospice and palliative care are NOT one and the same.

First Alert Forecast: snow this morning

Snow continues until midday.

Wildfires rage in California; 31 dead, more than 200 missing

Strong winds and low humidity are fueling three wildfires across the state of California.

Sunset Memorial Gardens holds 30th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony

Sunset Memorial Gardens held their 30th Annual Veterans Day Ceremony.

Two veterans share memories about being in the Army

Two veterans shared their memories about their time in the Army.

City of Lawton files lawsuit combating opioid epidemic

The City of Lawton joined the opioid fight, filing a lawsuit against pharmaceutical manufacturers, distributors and others viewed responsible for the addiction crisis.

77th Army Band serenades veterans at McMahon Memorial Auditorium

The 77th Army Band serenaded veterans Sunday at McMahon Memorial Auditorium. The McMahon Memorial Auditorium Authority joined forces with the City of Lawton and the 77th Army Band to put on a concert honoring veterans.

First Alert 7 Forecast: rain to snow on Monday with light accumulations for some

Rain to snow on Monday with light accumulations

First Alert Forecast: snow possible Monday

Snow possible Monday for some across SW OK.

Altus Walmart holds Veterans’ Day Ceremony

The Walmart on N Main St. in Altus hosted a special ceremony Saturday morning commemorating Veterans' Day.

RV deemed total loss after fire in Lawton

A Lawton family’s RV is completely destroyed after a fire ripped through it Saturday afternoon.

Lawton Fort Sill Art Council holds annual Hippie Holiday

The Lawton Fort Sill Art Council held its Hippie Holiday event. It gave artists the opportunity to display and sell their work.

300 soldiers reunite with family at uncasing ceremony on Ft. Sill

300 soldiers are back home with their loved ones Saturday after a nine month deployment.

BrookRidge Retirement Community hosts Veterans Appreciation Day

A veterans appreciation day event was held Saturday at the BrookRidge Retirement Community in Lawton.

Annual Duncan Veterans Day Parade honors military families

The annual Veterans Day Parade in Duncan was held Saturday.

Duncan organization feeds over 1,000 people free, home cooked Thanksgiving dinner

Duncan Community Development joined forces with the community to feed over 1,000 people a home cooked Thanksgiving dinner.

First Alert 7 Forecast: a cold front arrives tomorrow; wintry on Monday

Monday is a First Alert Weather day for wintry weather

Florida Sec. of State orders ballot recount in Senate, governor, cabinet races

Florida is once again at the center of election controversy, and the deeply purple state learned Saturday there will recounts in three key races.

First Alert Forecast: FAWD for Monday

Temps climb into the 50s the next few days before we fall into the 30s by the start of the week.

House of Bread Ministries launches Hope For Christmas

The House of Bread Ministries launched its "Hope for Christmas" program today for older residents and teens who might not normally get a gift during the holiday season.

Construction progressing on Indiahoma Road

The Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge says a portion of Indiahoma Road is expected to reopen sometime next week.

7News Movie Reviews: The Grinch, Overlord

Tyler discusses the latest releases.

Accused serial arsonist sentenced to 9 years behind bars

A man believed to be responsible for several house fires in Wichita Falls has taken a plea deal in two cases.

Duncan Public School starting laundry program

A new laundry program will soon be underway for students at Duncan High School, but they need your help to get it up and running.

4th DWI lands Wichita Falls woman in prison

A Wichita Falls woman is on her way to prison following a DWI arrest in February.

Furry Friend Friday: Meet Jax

Find out how you can adopt Jax or another great pet from Lawton Animal Welfare.

Crash claims life of Bowie teen

The crash remains under investigation.

Lawton Mayor Fred Fitch delivers State of the City Address

Lawton Mayor Fred Fitch delivered his final State of the City address Friday afternoon. He shared Lawton’s successes and areas that still need work.