It was a beautiful day to get outside and enjoy nature, especially at the Lake Elmer Thomas Recreation Area. LETRA held its annual Military Appreciation and Community Family Fun Day, Saturday on Fort Sill.
Employees at Sonrise Adult & Teen Challenge said that the opioid epidemic is a nationwide problem, with 130 people dying every day. But they say it is also a major problem in Oklahoma, with over 80% of their clients having used opiates.
Lawton is making progress when it comes to development and commerce. Business leaders learned more about that on Wednesday and heard other updates from the Lawton Economic Development Corporation at their 8th annual luncheon.
Lake Altus Lugert is one area in Southwest Oklahoma feeling the impact the recent heavy rainfall. The lake is now full. The gates have been opened to alleviate the problem... But more rain is expected this weekend.
It was an emotional weekend for Marlow’s high school baseball team as they played for the state championship. While they are proud they earned second place, they said they are even more proud about what one of the players did when there were not enough medals for everyone.