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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Altus City Clerk/Treasurer Receives Award for Her Service as an Honorary Commander at Altus AFB

Debbie Davis was Honorary Commander of the 97th Training Squadron for the past two years

Altus, OK— July 28, 2020 Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Tarnowski, the Commander of the 97th Training Squadron at Altus Air Force Base, in Al...

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Posted on: July 23, 2020

Altus City Officials Caution Businesses and Residents of Altus during Spike in COVID-19 cases

Number of positive cases in Jackson County, OK jumps from 54 on July 10 to 252 on July 23

Altus, OK— July 23, 2020  The latest COVID-19 infection numbers coming out of Jackson County, Oklahoma are very concerning, and Altus ci...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Hutch's Donates Breakfast to City of Altus First Responders

Hutch’s Convenience Stores provided food donations to City Employees

Altus, OK— July 17, 2020 — In anticipation of the grand openings of two new large convenience stores, including the largest Hutch’s ever built to-d...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

City Officials Join Ribbon Cutting for New Avalon Estates Addition

New moderately-priced homes give more options to residents and people relocating to Altus

Altus, OK— July 17, 2020 —  Altus City Manager Gary Jones and Assistant City Manager Terry Mosley joined with other local dignit...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

City of Altus Conducts Annual Training for City Employees on Protection from Blood Born Pathogens

Southwest Technology Center conducted important and timely training

Altus, OK— July 17, 2020 Southwest Technology Center provided health and safety training today for City of Altus employees.  Tim Rabalais with Southw...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

UPDATE AND CLARIFICATION TO 7/14/2020 EMERGENCY ORDERS

JACK SMILEY ON JULY 14th, 2020- EFFECTIVE JULY 17TH AT 7PM

In order to limit the spread of COVID-19, the following are orders and must be followed. Violation of these orders is a misdemeanor under Altus Municipal Code Section 9-34.

1. Bars within Altus city...

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