A recent post on the Lawton Sub-Reddit page by a person who is about to move here asked what areas they should avoid in Lawton, Fort Sill and what the crime rate was like. That's a great question and it appears that there are plenty of answers as well.
Take a stroll down memory lane with this local Facebook group that highlights the history of Lawton, Fort Sill. It features all kinds of history and old photos that show L-Town from back in the day. That along with topics of interest, funny memes, and great conversation. You'll find a little bit of everything!
If you've just moved to Lawton, Fort Sill or if you've been here a while, maybe your entire life, and aren't aware of these Facebook groups and pages you should definitely check them out. All of them are focused on Lawton, Fort Sill and have great information, news, entertainment, and are worthy of hitting join, follow, and like.
This past weekend, especially on Sunday Fort Sill was hitting it hard with some serious munitions. It was AWESOME! Of course, there were a few people (Chads & Karens) who saw fit to jump online, hit all the feeds and forums, and complain about the noise and tremors.
A new digital billboard for a local high school is causing quite the controversy and heated debate online and elsewhere in Lawton, Fort Sill. I guess some people are either really bored or are so fulfilled in their day-to-day lives that this is all they can come up with to complain about. Of all the topics and craziness in the world, this, this right here, is what some people chose to get all worked up and upset about. People man, people!
It looks like we'll be getting a new social media platform sometime soon. I'm sure you've heard all the rumors and speculation over the past year or so about Donald Trump creating his own social media platform. Well, it's true and it'll be launching early next year. As you can imagine it's causing quite a bit of controversy.
The world's largest Christmas tree has been lit for the 2021 holiday season! Over the Thanksgiving weekend on "Black Friday" (11-26-21) the tree made its official debut as thousands of spectators attended "Enid Lights Up the Plains" in downtown Enid, OK. The event included live music, a parade, ice skating, food trucks, a holiday market and they lit "The One" Christmas tree and there were even fireworks!