Open Arms Behavioral Health is providing a free service to Veterans and military service members through a grant they recently received. Health professionals use horses to assist in improving mental and emotional health.
The Lawton Veterinary Hospital has been offering the Genevieve Fund for a couple of years now. It's used to help cover medical expenses of emergency situations a pet owner may face. Staff members said this funding has been heavily utilized.
Facebook group that is ran by a large group of volunteers is helping health care workers and first responders all over the world find RVs and trailers to live in temporarily amid the coronavirus pandemic. This allows for families to be kept safe while their loved ones are on the front lines.
If you checked your bank account recently, you might’ve seen some money from the government. It’s from a $2 trillion stimulus package that President Trump signed to help Americans get through the current pandemic.
It’s been 41 years since one of the most destructive tornadoes tore through the Texoma area killing 58 people. Three lives were lost here in Lawton, and more in the city of Wichita Falls back on April 10th, 1979.