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Hundreds of well-kept houses that were once base housing at Clinton-Sherman Air Force Base provide the majority of homes in Burns Flat. The county and local school district don't receive ad valorem taxes from about 200 of the homes because they are rented out by a public trust authority. PHOTO BY STEVE SISNEY, THE OKLAHOMAN STEVE SISNEY - THE OKLAHOMAN