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Taylor Thompson: Miss Black Oklahoma 2014

Taylor Thompson: Miss Black Oklahoma 2014

When Taylor Thompson lifts her voice, her words resonate with her audience regardless who she chooses to be at the moment. She plays the part of a pageant queen and more than moonlights as a musician, but each role has its own name and shows another facet of her identity. [Read More]

MADDY HUNT: SPIRITED SURVIVOR

MADDY HUNT: SPIRITED SURVIVOR

Maddy Hunt is not your typical eight-year-old girl. Maddy is a self-proclaimed daredevil. The young girl enjoys zip lining great distances and riding Space Mountain at Disney World. Maddy has flown across the country and wants to return to Florida to venture onto the Tower [Read More]

Police Chief James T. Smith Getting Lawton Back on Track

Police Chief James T. Smith Getting Lawton Back on Track

Editor’s Note: At the time the author interviewed Chief Smith, there had been 11 homicides in Lawton in 2013. That number jumped to 12 when Traci Young was killed by her ex-husband on July 25, 2013. As of July 25, the city of Lawton has seen 12 homicides since the new [Read More]

Economic Growth on Horizon for Lawton According to Mayor Fitch

Economic Growth on Horizon for Lawton According to Mayor Fitch

Birthdays are often a time of reflection, a chance to take stock of one’s existence and measure the changes that have taken place over the years. As Lawton celebrates its 112th birthday, it is a time for recollection and education. While many long-time residents will no [Read More]

Happy 112th Birthday Lawton!

Happy 112th Birthday Lawton!

Tuesday, August 6 City of Lawton Birthday Reception and Ceremony – New City Hall Wednesday, August 7-10 75th Annual Lawton Rangers PRCA Rodeo – L.O. Ranch Arena Saturday, August 10 Lawton Rangers Parade – Downtown Lawton Events honoring the past, present, [Read More]

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Jenny Perry, Recipient of the 2016 One to Six Art Purchase Award

Jenny Perry, Recipient of the 2016 One to Six Art Purchase Award

(Lawton, OK) The One to Six Art Purchase Award was created to support the mission and goals of the Lawton Arts & [Read More]

2016 Lawton Cultural Award Winners Announced

2016 Lawton Cultural Award Winners Announced

(Lawton, OK) Since 1979, annually the City of Lawton and the Lawton Arts & Humanities Council asks the public to [Read More]

Cache Road Square to host Christmas for Kids drive

Cache Road Square to host Christmas for Kids drive

Coffee and Cars is hosting a toy drive to support Christmas for Kids on Saturday, December 10th. Stop by Cache Road [Read More]

LPD hosts 2nd Annual Community Christmas Tree event

LPD hosts 2nd Annual Community Christmas Tree event

LAWTON, OK – Students from the three Lawton high schools packed the Lawton Police Department for the 2nd Annual [Read More]

Helping Hands in Oklahoma

Helping Hands in Oklahoma

If you are in need of assistance with utilities, food, shelter, clothing, etc. please reference this list of available [Read More]