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‘Man About Town’ Archives

“Look What Pizza Bought”

“Look What Pizza Bought”

(First published in October 2011 in OKIE Magazine) When I heard the news that Rose Bianco had passed, I was saddened – just as many who live, or have lived, in Lawton were. Four generations of Lawtonians have come to love the food, the old-world charm, and most of all, [Read More]

The Tex Mexican Mystery

The Tex Mexican Mystery

I’d like to be able to say that the Tex-Mex/Mexican food mystery is shrouded in secret spices, but to be honest it’s all about mass-production and availability.  Now, before I make the proprietors of all the restaurants mad, let me try to explain… Tex-Mex food does [Read More]

Prelude to some Grub

Prelude to some Grub

Recently, I was pointed in the direction of Gert’s Pub and Grub.  Next month’s issue of OKIE Magazine will have the full story, but I wanted to go ahead and share this:  If you haven’t been to Gert’s recently, you simply haven’t been. [Read More]

Truck Food

Truck Food

This month’s article took the Man About Town about town.  I’d like to share my thoughts on the establishments that are on wheels.  In other words, Truck Food. First, since we’re talking about a mobile food establishment, I’m sure there a more than a few of my [Read More]

Garcia’s Brings Their Mexican Tradition to Cache Road

Garcia’s Brings Their Mexican Tradition to Cache Road

I had decided that I was going to check out Garcia’s Mexican Buffet, but every time I drove by there was no one in the parking lot.  This didn’t give me the best confidence that this place would be any good.  Boy was I wrong! When I pulled into the parking lot, mine [Read More]

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Lessons I Learned From RAYMOND

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by Randy Pennington (Lawton, OK) Raymond McAlister December 18, 1957 ~ January 10, 2018. Our first article about [Read More]

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

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