Local news
The City of Mangum will hold a special election Oct. 19 to fill the seat left behind by Travis Reece, who resigned in August.
Voters in Greer County who want absentee ballots mailed to them for the November 9th Oklahoma Department of Career & Technology Special Election should apply now, County Election Board Secretary Debi Davis said in a press release.
Greer County Chamber of Commerce invites you to tune your radio to KTJS every Tuesday morning for the What’s Happening in Mangum show from 8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Friday is the last day to apply for voter registration in order to be eligible to vote in the Nov. 9 Oklahoma Department of Career & Technology Center, Special Election, Greer County Election …
Sports
After an unplanned week off due to Crossover Prep canceling their game the previous week the Tigers were hungry to get back on the field.
Walking onto the Tigers’ practice field Monday was a completely different experience than last week. Post Malone’s “Rockstar” was blasting from a portable speaker, receivers were running their routes with precision and speed and linemen were rushing to positions.
The home Tigers took care of the visiting Hollis Tigers with a second half surge to take a 34-18 non-district win last Friday, Oct. 1. Trailing 18-8 at the half, Tipton’s Prince Dweh turned …
Senior Mangum Tiger safety and wide receiver Luke Rogers is an electric player who produces big plays when needed, said Tigers Head Coach Sam Powers. Other teams have realized it too which is why his stats may have declined recently.
Sophomore Landri Lively is an intense softball player. You can see it during any game she’s in when behind the plate as the team’s catcher or at the plate swinging the bat — she lives for softball.
Obituaries
Obituary: Jimmy Dale Heffel (Jim), age 73, passed in his sleep, unexpectedly of a heart attack on October 1, 2021 at his home in Lakewood Village, Texas. He was born in 1948 in Mangum, Oklahoma, …
Obituary: Margaret Moffeit was born on Tuesday, May 23, 1933 in Brinkman, Oklahoma to the late William and Ethel (Grubbs) Weaver. As a young woman she married George A. Moffeit and they made their …
Obituary: Kenneth Edwin Theesen (70) (nicknames-Ken, Kenny) passed away September 29, 2021, in Mangum, Oklahoma. Ken is survived by his son, Walter Kendall Theesen & wife Crystal of Watonga, …
Graveside services for Gracie Jean Carpenter Holt, 76, of Allen were 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 27, 2021 at the Allen Cemetery, Bro. Gary Lewis, Sr. officiated. Ms. Holt passed away Thursday, …
William August Petzold passed from this life on September 25, 2021, at home surrounded by family.  William was 83. He was born on March 6, 1938 in Granite to Emil Albert and Annie Augusta …