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Lawton’s Newest Restaurant Looks Deliciously Promising

Depending on how you usually drive to Sam's Club and the Sheridan Road Walmart, you might have missed Lawton's newest restaurant. It's tucked away from Cache Road, but if it tastes as good as it looks, we're all in for a good meal. If you go the back way to...
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What’s Coming to the Corner of Sheridan Road & Erwin Lane in Lawton, Oklahoma?

If you've been near the corner of Sheridan Road and Erwin Lane in Lawton, Fort Sill lately you've probably seen all the construction going on. Crews are tearing down the old Wolverton Furniture along with all the other attached buildings from the shopping center that was once there. Heavy equipment is making short work of it and most of the buildings and structures that were a part of the old shopping center are down.
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Lawton Police Division searches for 2 males concerned in alleged kidnapping

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – The Crime Stoppers of Southwest Oklahoma is asking for the general public’s assist in finding two Lawton males, accused of kidnapping a Trip share Driver in Lawton final week. In accordance with Lawton Police, David Jon Simmons III’s girlfriend ordered a experience for him...

Was Lawton’s Seriously Flawed Road Project A Smoke Screen?

There's an old saying in life that says there's no such thing as a free puppy. I didn't grow up with pets, so I heard it for the first time as an adult. Even though I'm still pet-less, the sentiment helps clarify all sorts of situations in life. In this instance residents got a new free road, and in turn, it only cost them their curbs.

7News First Alert Weather: Isolated-to-scattered showers and storms over next several days

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Good morning! Clouds are building in this morning, eventually becoming mostly cloudy later this morning. Near-overcast skies will last through the afternoon and evening hours with increasing rain chances. This is due to a southward-moving cold front currently positioned across Kansas and Northern Oklahoma. A few rain showers will pop-up as early as this morning, with isolated showers and storms later today. While most will stay dry, coverage for rain today will be equally possible across all of Texoma. Temperatures will reach the upper 90s and low 100s with winds out of the southwest at 10-15 mph.

Crews battle house fire in Lawton

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - Lawton firefighters battled a house fire late Sunday evening. They were called out to the home on NW Andrews Ave. just before 9 p.m. No word on whether or not anyone was inside or what caused the fire. This is a developing story.

LPD Officer Academy now underway

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - The Lawton Police Department’s Officer Academy began its training Monday. The 21 week course is designed to train new police officers for the Lawton community. Cadets will work alongside police officers to train in everything from defense tactics, crime scene investigations, to ethics. Lieutenant Charles...

First Alert Forecast: Scattered Showers & Storms for Tuesday | 8/8PM

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO)- Scattered strong to isolated severe storms remain possible through this evening. These storms are being fueled by the sun so storms will decrease in intensity by mid-evening. Until then some could expect damaging wind gusts up to 60mph and downpours which will likely lead to minor flooding. Temperatures walking out the door tomorrow morning will remain in the mid 70s with partly cloudy skies and light southeast to south winds.

Local Brazilian Ju-Jitsu academy hosts bully prevention program

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) - ”We started about five years ago. A lot of parents was coming in talking about the issues kids were having at school. So we took it upon ourselves after that to kind of develop a program to to deal with that head on besides just the classes that we do initially”, said Virgil Allen, owner of Dreadnought BJJ Academy.