Lawton Constitution

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The Lawton Constitution
Type Broadsheet
Format Daily newspaper
Owner(s) Bill W. Burgess, Jr. and Brad W. Burgess
Managing editors David Hale
News editor Dee Ann Patterson
Sports editor Joey Goodman
Headquarters Lawton, Oklahoma
Circulation 21,281
ISSN 0889-566X
OCLC number 12239552
Website swoknews.com

The Lawton Constitution is a daily newspaper published in Lawton, Oklahoma. It began publishing in 1904. John Shepler bought the paper in 1910. It remained with successive generations of Shepler's family until his great-grandsons, Don and Steve Bentley,[1] sold the paper on March 1, 2012. The new owners are brothers Bill and Brad Burgess, who are lawyers and businessmen in Lawton.[2][3]

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