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400 Lawton families get food at “No Hunger Holidays”
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - 400 Lawton families got food on Tuesday afternoon to help them get through this holiday season. The Lawton Housing Authority and Feed the Children partnered together to make it happen.
Comanche Co. Sheriff’s Office donates hams and toys to community members
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Dozens of people in Comanche County will have a Christmas meal thanks to some generous donors. The Comanche County Sheriff’s Office gave out around 200 hams to people Monday, but they weren’t only giving out food. They also had toys to deliver to local children.
Medical Marijuana zoning expands to Urban Renewal areas
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - On Tuesday night, Lawton’s City Council spent much of their last meeting of the year talking about medical marijuana. The council approved two of the four medical marijuana items on the city council agenda dealing with the urban renewal plan. While the council already appro
One taken to hospital in Comanche County crash
COMANCHE COUNTY, OK (RNN Texoma) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is correcting its report into a Friday crash that resulted in one person being taken to a hospital in Comanche County.
Oklahoma family seeks answers after woman's death at county jail
An Oklahoma family is seeking answers after their daughter died last weekend at the Oklahoma County jail. Sindi Spray, 24, died Sunday after being found unresponsive in her cell about 5 p.m. She died of a perforated ulcer, according to the state medical examiner's office. Rhonda Spray, Sindi Spray's
Man arrested for attempting to bring 68.29 grams of marijuana to son in Geo Prison
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - A Lawton man has been arrested on a charge of Conspiring to Commit a Felony after attempting to bring 68.29 grams of marijuana to his son in Geo Prison.
First Alert 7 Forecast: isolated showers then gusty winds on Thursday
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - A few storm systems will move through Texoma over the course of the next seven days. Partly to mostly cloudy this evening with a slight chance of a shower after midnight. Temperatures in the mid to upper 40s by 8PM and a morning low of 40. Mostly to partly cloudy tomorrow w
Kansas woman dies Tuesday in Noble County crash, Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported
A Kansas woman died Tuesday night in a crash in Noble County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. Jaylla Star Mims, 19, of Derby, Kansas, was pronounced dead at the scene about 9 p.m. on Interstate 35 about 6 miles north of Perry.
"Armed and dangerous" suspect wanted in NE Oklahoma
ADAIR COUNTY, Okla. - The Adair County, Oklahoma Sheriff's Office is looking for Shawn Claude Rose. He's a suspect in a Monday evening shooting. Authorities say on December 17th, 2018 around 8:15 p.m., they responded to a double shooting in the Chrstie, Oklahoma area. They say two victims had left t
New glasses help Elgin boy see colors for first time
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - A heartwarming moment in Elgin as a 14-year-old autistic student who is colorblind received a new pair of glasses that allowed him to see colors for the first time.
Alan Crone: Morning Fog & Evening Showers Across Eastern Oklahoma
TULSA, Oklahoma - Slowly Increasing low level moisture will advect north this morning across eastern Oklahoma resulting in fog and mist developing across part of the area for the morning hours. This coverage should be greater than yesterday and may linger through the 10 am hour. Drivers should prepa
Lawton Community Theatre hosts open house
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Lawton Community Theatre held an open house Monday to thank the community. There was hot chocolate and sweets on hand. The interim managing director for LCT says this was a way to thank everyone for coming out to their shows, including “The Miracle Worker,” which just wrapp
Fayetteville Man Struck While Crossing Interstate In Oklahoma
ARDMORE, Okla. (KFSM) — A Fayetteville, Arkansas, man was struck by an SUV while crossing an interstate in Oklahoma, according to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. The accident happened about 6:23 p.m. on Monday (Dec. 18) about 5 miles north of Ardmore, Oklahoma, on Interstate 35.
First Alert Forecast: rain chances arrive overnight
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Good morning Texoma! Temps are in the 30s and 40s as we start our day. Some patchy fog is possible to the ESE this morning. Winds are light and from the S today, gusting up to 15 mph. Temps this afternoon reach into the upper 50s under partly cloudy skies. Overnight cloud c
LPS storm shelter construction underway
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Safe room construction is underway for seven elementary schools in Lawton. This comes after voters passed a nearly $100 million school bond. $14.5 million dollars was allotted to build storm shelters.
Great Plains AMBUCS donates check to Lawton Food Bank
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Great Plains AMBUCS gave $2,000 dollars to the Lawton Food Bank Monday ahead of the holidays. It happened at the club's last meeting of 2018. They also presented three local kids with Amtrykes. They’re special bicycles built for children with disabilities so they can be mob
Wreaths Across America honored in Comanche
Wreaths Across America honors those who have either made the ultimate sacrifice or gave their time to the armed forces during their life. The day is a coordinated wreath-laying ceremony at more than 1,400 locations across the United States, at sea and abroad. For the first time, Comanche participat
Lawton organizations wrap presents for kids in the community
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - Some kids in Lawton will have a Christmas meal and several gifts, thanks to area organizations. Hungry Hearts Feeding Ministry along with other Lawton groups spent the afternoon wrapping presents that will be handed out at their annual Christmas dinner.
Lawton Man Whose Dog Was Beaten Charged With Second Degree Murder
LAWTON, Oklahoma - A Lawton man whose dog recently captured the hearts of thousands is charged with second degree murder. David Winbush is accused of gunning down a 15-year-old boy early Sunday morning. According to a report, Winbush shot the victim after he caught the teen and three others joyridin
First Alert 7 Forecast: a little warmth, wind, and rain this week
LAWTON, OK (RNN Texoma) - No major blasts of winter are expected this week. Most days will feature highs just above average, there is a low chance of rain, and one day may be quite windy.