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The Worst Roads in Lawton and Duncan

How many times a day, week or month do you drive around only to see the infamous Orange sign then to be met with the bounty of Orange cones and barrels? 

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Little Known Facts About The Lawton Area

August 6th is an important day in Lawton's history. It's her birthday, and this year she'll be 110.

But you probably knew that.

It's kinda strange to refer to Lawton using the words 'her' and 'she', knowing that she is named for a man - Civil War Medal Of Honor recipient, Major General Henry Ware Lawton.

You knew that, right?

Well, we went to the web to find some little known facts about the Lawton area. Here's some of what we found.

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Miranda Lambert
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Best Outdoor Activities Around Lawton – Our Top Five

5.) Get In The Water - Head To The Waterpark 

Lawton and Wichita Falls

It's hot! I know - understatement of the year. Well, if you're tired of staying indoors where it's nice and cool, you could venture out and find some water. That reminds me - LA

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Fourth of July Events in Lawton – Clay’s Top 5

Independence Day; Fourth of July; freedom.  They all have a common thread.  If it were not for our founding fathers, we would all be drinking tea, eating crumpets, driving on the wrong side of the road and watching the BBC.

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Dog Swimming
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Best Places to go Swimming in Lawton – Clay’s Top Five

Ah the Dog Days of Summer. Well not yet. According to the Old Farmer's Almanac this period of time does not even start until July 3rd. But if you have been hanging around SW Oklahoma as of late, you know that this heat is here to stay!

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Broken Arm or Broken Heart – Which is Worse?

There was a recent survey from 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair that said that over 70% of the people surveyed said that they had never lied about their age.

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Best Places to Take Dad on Father’s Day in Lawton

Looking for something more thoughtful than a tie for dear Dad on Father's Day?  Here are some ideas that would please even the grumpiest of old men.

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Best Dog-Friendly Places In Lawton

My assignment this week was to write about the best dog-friendly places in Lawton. 

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Ft Sill Natl Cemetery
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Top 5 Things To Do In SW Oklahoma For Memorial Day Weekend

1.) Ft. Sill National Cemetery Memorial Day Program

2648 NE Jake Dunn Rd, Elgin

Let's not forget the reason for Memorial Day! Sure, it's the unofficial kick-off to summer, filled with backyard barbecues and time spent at the lake. But the real re

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Fields & Dunning Park
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Best Playgrounds in Lawton – Critter (and Liberty)’s Top Five

1.) BRIDGE PARK
located on the corner of D Avenue & Sheridan Road.

For those of us who remember Doe Doe Park from back in the day it’s great to return to the site of so many summer memories. Sadly the water park is long gone b

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Best Places in Lawton for a Bachelor Party – Shotgun’s Top Five

GOLF

A golf outing with the guys is always a great send off into the life of a married man. You get all your friend together and a box of cigars and will if you are me 2 dozen golf balls and you head off to the golf course. There are many

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Revellers Gather For A 20's Themed Ball At The Bloomsbury Ballroom
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Best Places In Lawton (Or Surrounding Area) For A Bachelorette Party

The Mattie Beal Home
5th & Summit, Lawton

Pure elegance.  That is the feeling you will get with a Bachelorette party at the Mattie Beal Home.  You could even make it even more fun with period costumes from the 1900’s. 

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