HUGO –– Detectives with the Hugo Police Department are investigating after two masked and armed robbers fled with more than $1,000 from the local Subway restaurant Wednesday. According to reports from Hugo Police, at approximately 6:45 a.m. a Subway employee began to open the restaurant when two masked men came into the restaurant brandishing weapons. […]
Archive for May, 2014
Choctaw Nation District 8 held its Princess Pageant Thursday evening. Pictured with District 8 Councilman Perry Thompson are winners (l to r): Senior Miss Rebeckah Boykin, Junior Miss Summer Moffitt and Little Miss Savannah Herndon. These young ladies will represent District 8 and compete at the Choctaw Nation Princess pageant during the Labor Day Festival […]
Checotah, Okla., cowboy John Kloeckler takes down his steer in 6.9 seconds Wednesday during the Hugo PRCA Rodeo slack events. The main event will begin at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Todd Whatley/Lige Hammock Rodeo Arena. A rodeo dance will follow Saturday night at the Bill Grant Civic Center.
Harme Thomas (Tim) Allison Funeral services for Harme Thomas (Tim) Allison, of Sawyer, Okla., are pending with Miller & Miller Funeral Home. Harme passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014, at the age of 66.
Louella Boone Funeral services for Louella Boone, of Hugo, Okla., will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Corinth Baptist Church. Louella passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the age of 85. Louella was a member of Corinth Baptist Church. Surviving relatives include: two sons: Bobby Boone of Midwest City, Okla., and […]
Vincent (Frogie) Akins Funeral services for Vincent (Frogie) Akins, of Hugo, Okla., will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 31, 2014 at New Olive Baptist Church. Vincent passed away Friday, May 23, 2014, at the age of 49. Surviving relatives include: four brothers: Gregory Grant, Michale Hall, Lamont Pearl, all of Oklahoma City, and Ulysses […]
Earl Dutoit III Funeral services for Earl Dutoit III, of Hugo, Okla., will be at 4 p.m. Monday, June 2, 2014 at Rogan Funeral Home. Earl passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the age of 47. Surviving relatives include: one daughter, Monique Dutoit of Uba City, Calif.; brothers: Jerry Pillsbury of Hugo, Rodney Pillsbury […]
Fort Towson School was well represented at the Oklahoma House of Representatives recently when Chas Tillman served as a House Page. Chas was sponsored by Representative R. C. Pruett (D-Antlers). Chas is the son of Chuck and Darla Tillman of Swink and is a senior at Fort Towson High School. For the full story, visit […]
A Memorial Day recognition ceremony that has been in process for multiple years, continues at Mount Olivet Cemetery this Memorial Day. Veterans Roy Lyles and Dan O’Grady (pictured) led the ceremony which included flags, buddy poppies for all attending from the VFW, speaking and processional music.
Harold Davis is someone you should know. A native of Choctaw County, he was one of six children born to Cecil and Edith Davis in the mid 1940s, and was raised on a panoramic 320 acres of farm and ranchland. His childhood memories reflect an era passed; when large country families lived and worked together, […]