Kyle Payne

Multimedia Journalist


Recent Articles by Kyle

  Tillman County reports first positive COVID-19 case ahead of drive-thru clinic opening

  Mayor Stan Booker, Council Members discuss Shelter in Place Order

  Lawton Police preparing for possible city wide curfew

  City Wide Curfew, Shelter in Place Order delayed until Thursday

  Friends remember Country music star, Velma native Joe Diffie

  Area school districts preparing for distance learning

  City of Duncan updates COVID-19 response following confirmed case in Stephens County

  Mayor Stan Booker to update COVID 19 proclamation Wednesday

UPDATE: City council meetings remain open to the public, not considered social gathering

  Local seamstresses creating face masks for medical workers

  Coronavirus impacts non-profits through decreased monetary donations

  Local businesses combine forces to create homemade hand sanitizer kit

  Faith-based organizations adapting to member-less services

  Amendments to Emergency Proclamation force restaurant and bar closures

  Lawton restaurants and bars occupancy cut in half following Civil Emergency Declaration

  SWOK Superintendents discuss plan for coronavirus

  COVID-19 and its impact on mental health

  Ike Middle School construction officially 75% complete

  Sen. Jim Inhofe discusses re-election plans with community leaders

  Community members discuss mental health solutions

  Local churches implement changes in response to Coronavirus

  The future of Sunday Alcohol Sales in Comanche County

  Comanche County Party chairs react to Super Tuesday

OBN seizes 800 marijuana plants in Comanche County

  Neighbors clash with medical marijuana grow facility owner over water usage

  What’s next for Snyder Public Schools following two failed school bonds

  Lawton City Council approves funding for Fairmont Creamery

  Medical marijuana beginning to experience market saturation in Comanche County

  Fairmont Creamery through the eyes of former employees

  Squirrel causes chaos in Central Lawton