School athletics do not stop, even when the temperatures reach into the triple digits. That is why it is critical that athletes put safety first and foremost while training outside in extreme temperatures, to prevent heat related illness and heat stroke.
The City of Lawton’s east campground at Lake Lawtonka is a popular place, however, some say finding an RV spot is becoming too difficult, or even impossible, due to the current rotation system. Now, rumors are circulating that the city has decided to make changes to that system.
A Lawton Girl Scout has plans for bringing a very special addition to Elmer Thomas Park- A monument honoring seven people who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, all with Oklahoma ties and one of them from Lawton.
Pools and lakes are the places to be on hot summer days when you want to cool off. But those visiting Medicine Park’s Bath Lake have been out of luck... It is closed due to blue-green algae in the water.
A crew member with the City of Lawton’s public works department is recovering after he was hit by a semi while on the job two weeks ago. It happened while the crew was fixing pot holes on an on-ramp to Lee Blvd. Now more than ever, city staff are urging citizens to be more cautious in work zones.