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A city of southwest Oklahoma southwest of Oklahoma City. It was settled by lottery in 1901.
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(ˈlɔt n)

a city in SW Oklahoma. 83,650.
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Noun1.Lawton - a town in southwest Oklahoma
OK, Oklahoma, Sooner State - a state in south central United States
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DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- With 78 locations in Atlantic Canada, Lawtons Drugs strives to offer the highest level of service and products to customers across the region, helping them to "look better, feel better and five better."
Sobey, who has held the top spot at Lawtons Drugs since 2006, will continue to serve on the board of Lawtons' parent, Empire Co.
Jim is already the current National Over 35 and Overs 40s singles racketball champion, and he sowed the seeds of possibly entering the doubles tournament while on a joint family holiday to France with the Lawtons, telling Julie if she was to come out of retirement and team up they could well become national champions.
After retirement in 1964, the Lawtons moved to Anglesey.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- With the entry of Target, the rapid expansion of Walmart and the responses from their rivals, competition is heating up across Canada for the front-end items that Lawtons Drugs carries.
STELLARTON, Nova Scotia -- Lawtons Drugs president and chief executive officer Rob Sobey is retiring.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- A change in the leadership of Sobeys Inc., the parent company of Lawtons Drugs and one of the operating divisions of Empire Company Ltd., is unlikely to change the successful formulae that Sobeys and Lawtons have used over the last several years to drive their respective approaches to the market.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- It has been five years since Rob Sobey assumed the role of president and chief executive officer of Lawtons Drugs, the dominant pharmacy chain in Canada's Atlantic region.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- The contribution of the front end, always important to Lawtons Drugs and becoming more so as the average size of the stores increases, has been growing satisfactorily, says vice president of finance Vivek Sood.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia -- Given the current prescription drug business environment, Lawtons Drugs president and chief executive officer Rob Sobey says that the corporate strategy of emphasizing volume and cost control--in place for four years now--has proved to be the right one.
DARTMOUTH, Nova Scotia--Several factors should help Lawtons Drugs overcome the negative effects of recent legislation in Nova Scotia.