Multiple people wounded in blast in Lyon, France

The cause of Friday's afternoon blast wasn't immediately known, and the wounded suffered leg injuries and weren't life-threatening.

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  City of Anadarko mapping water valves

  Altus moves graduation ceremony indoors

  Comanche Nation members gear up for visit to France for D-Day anniversary

  Governor Stitt signs pharmacy bill into law

  Russian agent behind bars in Grady County

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  In studio: Lawton City Manager Michael Cleghorn

  Comanche County Memorial Hospital hosts stroke awareness luncheon

  LPS summer feeding program starts soon

  Duncan Police investigate after patrol car shot

  Witness details deadly Comanche County wreck

  Oklahoma Pork Council and Oklahoma Blood Institute team up for blood drive

  First Alert 7 Forecast: Rain chances remain in the forecast throughout this week and into next week

Severe threat continues and rain chances will linger into next week.

  Sterling Little League receives grant, raises money for new field

Sterling Little League recently received a dollar-for-dollar matching grant from the McMahon Foundation.

  Lawton Public Schools offer summer meals

Lawton Public Schools summer meal program will begin June third and last until July 26th. They have been offering this service since 1992 free of charge to children 18 and under.

Two barges break loose again, threatening dam near Webbers Falls

An Oklahoma town says two barges are again loose and headed down the swollen Arkansas River toward a dam.

  Altus considering moving graduation indoors

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  OK Senate approves budget, awaiting decision by Governor Stitt

  Local flower shop prepares for busy week

  5th biannual Open Streets brings fun to C Avenue

  Fort Sill, 150 years of history

  Financial plan underway for airport terminal renovation

The Lawton Fort Sill Regional Airport is launching into the first phase of construction to update its terminal.

  Heavy rains impacting little league sports

It’s been a wet few weeks here in southwest Oklahoma and it’s certainly making life difficult for little league officials in the area.

  WWII demonstration team to jump in Normandy in honor of D-Day

Members of the World War II Airborne Demonstration team out of Frederick are getting ready to travel to Normandy.

First Alert 7 Forecast: isolated severe threat this evening and more storms as the week goes on

Isolated severe threat this evening.

  Boys and Girls Club of Lawton prepare for summer feeding program

The Boys and Girls Club of Lawton prepare to feed children through the summer.

  Two arrested in Altus shooting

A 21-year-old man from Frederick was shot and suffered non-life threatening injuries.

  UPDATE: Anadarko man identified as victim in fatal crash

Emergency responders were on the scene for over an hour working to help two people involved in a major wreck in northern Comanche County.

Oklahoma town urges evacuation due to rising river

A small town in Oklahoma is urging residents to evacuate as the Arkansas River heads toward near-historic levels.

  MAKENZIE’S OUTDOOR ADVENTURES: Striped bass at Lake Texoma

Oklahoma is home to many species of fish. But one lake seems to rise above the rest when it comes to the striped bass. 7 News Anchor Makenzie Burk traveled to Lake Texoma for her latest outdoor adventure, to learn all about striper fishing.

  First Alert Forecast

Five of the next seven days have rain and storms in the forecast. Make sure to stay weather aware through the weekend and into next week.

  Grady County roads closed for repairs

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is reporting several road closings in Grady County due to damage from flood waters.

  Game wardens rescue animals displaced by storms

Severe weather and flooding across the state of Oklahoma caused some animals to be displaced from their homes.

Authorities respond to crash in NW Lawton

First responders were called to the scene of a wreck Tuesday night at Rogers Lane and NW 46th street Tuesday night.

  Lawton man sentenced for child abuse

According to court documents, police began investigating 30-year-old Colton Greene in 2018 after the child was brought to the hospital with injuries.

  Signs to look out for when dealing with damage repair scams

McClure says it's always a bad sign when people come to your door soliciting you.

  Geronimo man looking for help after his house was destroyed by tornado

Besides the loss of McKinney's house and everything in it, The tornado also destroyed his car collection and a motorcycle.

  Whittier Elementary third graders embody historical figures in wax museum project

Third grade students at Whittier Elementary in Lawton got to take part in an interactive assignment Tuesday.

  TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Meadowbrook at NW 52nd Street closed

Meadowbrook at Northwest 52nd Street will be closed from 7 in the morning until 4 in the afternoon Wednesday for water main repairs.

  Bicyclist hit by car in Duncan

A bicyclist was taken to the hospital after his bike was hit by a car in Duncan.

  Comanche man killed in crash with garbage truck

A 27-year-old from the town of Comanche in Stephens County died Tuesday after a crash in Cotton County.

  Expo helps soldiers and families prepare for deployment

Soldiers and their families are now fully prepared for their upcoming deployment, thanks to an expo on post.

  RUMORS UNTRUE: Mount Scott Roadway scheduled to open in 2019

A rumor making waves on social media that the road to Mount Scott would be closed for two more years proved to be just that - a rumor.

  Mangum community comes together after tornado hits multiple homes

People who live in Mangum spent Tuesday helping homeowners pick up debris after a tornado hit the area on Monday.

  Attorneys: Ohio State needs to reveal who knew about abuse

Administrators at Ohio State University should release the names of all coaches, trainers and personnel who knew of but failed to act on complaints about a now-dead team doctor who sexually abused male students for nearly two decades, said attorneys for some of the victims.

  Mangum residents thankful to be alive after tornado hits their home

Homeowners in Mangum are thankful to be alive after a tornado hit the area Monday.

Thousands sign petition to make Danny Devito next Wolverine

Lots of folks are getting a good laugh at signing a petition to make Danny Devito the next Wolverine.

  Lawton-Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce hosts Chamber on the Move event

Chamber on the Move takes the food trucks, games and live entertainment to various parking lots around Lawton. The first event will be Saturday, June 1st from 10am to 2pm in Westside Ace's parking lot.

Lauren’s Law passes Texas House, heads back to Senate

The bill is one step closer to making its way to Gov. Abbott's desk.

  OHP accepting applications for 66th Patrol Academy

OHP is accepting applications for the 66th Patrol Academy through the end of May.

  First Alert 7 Forecast: quiet tonight but storm chances return tomorrow

Low storm chances return tomorrow.

Altus man arrested for groping woman at restaurant

According to police, 42-year-old Alfredo Roblez is accused of groping a 19-year-old woman at a restaurant.

‘Sesame Street’ introduces Karli, a Muppet in foster care

The new character is named “Karli,” and is a yellow-haired friend of Elmo's who introduces viewers to the concept of “for-now parents."

Altus PD arrest man on two counts of Child Abuse with Injury

According to police, 45-year-old Joe Coleman was arrested Monday afternoon on charges of Child Abuse with Injury.

Oklahoma Senate gives final approval to $8.1B in spending

The general appropriations bill approved Tuesday on a 37-11 vote now heads to Gov. Kevin Stitt, who is expected to sign it.

  ‘Stranger Things’: New Coke, from 1985, to make comeback on TV show

Season 3 of the show will take place in the summer of 1985, when Coca-Cola changed its formula for Coke. New Coke was considered one of the biggest marketing blunders of all time.

  One injured in Caddo County crash

A woman is recovering Tuesday morning after she lost control of her car around 10:00 P.M. Monday night.

  Cache shoplifting suspects in custody

Two people are in custody after police say they shoplifted from a store in Cache Saturday May 11th.

  First Alert 7 Forecast: storms ending this morning and quiet Tuesday to look forward to before more storm chances arrive

Clearing but around noon today.

  Mangum tornado causes damage to homes, 4H building and power lines across town

Harmon says if your power isn’t back on by 9 am tomorrow, you should call to report it.

  Local schools explain why they closed or remained open on Monday

Many schools in Southwest Oklahoma were in session for most if not all of today despite schools in the Oklahoma City area closing because of expected severe weather.

  Tornado touches down in Greer Co.

A tornado touched down in Greer County near and in Mangum Monday evening.

  Why to stay off the roads during severe weather

The roads are the last place you should be during storms, but professionals say during severe weather is usually an abnormally busy and dangerous time.

Severe weather keeps emergency management busy

Severe weather has dominated southwest Oklahoma over the last few days, prompting emergency management officials to take extra precautions to ensure everyone is safe and prepared.

  ‘Game of Thrones': Water bottles join coffee cup in guest-starring roles

The series finale of “Game of Thrones” treated fans to another visual faux pas as two modern-day water bottles showed up in one of the scenes.

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Today is a First Alert Weather Day as significant severe weather is expected throughout Texoma.

  Baby boom at Lawton Fire Department

The Lawton Fire Department's newest future recruits are making their debut.

  Grady County Emergency Management Office now accepting passport applications

The Grady County Emergency Management Office will start accepting passport applications Monday May 20th.

  Annual fundraiser benefits seniors in Duncan

The Douglass East Side Senior Center is hosting a Community Auction Social Media Bake Sale. People will be able to place bids through Douglass's Facebook page on baked goods.

  Geronimo homeowners pick up the pieces after Saturday morning tornado

Two homes were destroyed in a tornado Saturday morning three miles east of Geronimo. Now, homeowners are picking up the pieces.

  OKC Thunder basketball court opens in Lawton

Lee West Park in Lawton has a brand new Oklahoma City Thunder basketball court. A dedication ceremony took place officially opening it up to the public.

  First Alert 7 Forecast: A significant severe weather event is likely tomorrow

Severe storms likely tomorrow.

  Veterans visit 95th Infantry Division Memorial

A group of veterans, including 8 who fought in World War Two, are in town this weekend for the 95th Infantry Division reunion.

  Gov. Stitt speaks at 15th Annual GOP Fish Fry in Duncan

Governor Kevin Stitt paid a visit to Duncan Saturday night for the GOP Fish Fry at the Stephens County Fair and Expo Center.

  World War II veterans honored in Lawton

The Ordre national de la Légion d’honneur was presented to three World War II veterans of the 95th Infantry Division.

  Responders and victim speak about Saturday tornado

It was near Southeast 45th and New Hope where two homes were completely destroyed Saturday morning. Fortunately, there were no major injuries as a result of the short, but strong, tornado.

  Why Saturday morning’s storm was difficult to predict

There was little warning for the tornado on Saturday morning in Southeastern Comanche County. Chief Meteorologist Matt DiPirro explains why that was the case.

  Early morning tornado destroys 2 homes in SE Comanche County

Families near Geronimo were awakened this morning by severe weather after a tornado ripped through the area.

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Tracking severe storms that will move through today.