HUGO — For the sixth year in a row, the City of Hugo has failed to comply with the timely filing of its annual audit as required by state law. Each year the city has six months from the end of the fiscal year (June 30) to contract with an approved auditing firm and complete […]
Archive for July, 2014
HUGO –– A structural fire occurring on H and McAlester St. during the early morning hours in Hugo Saturday is currently being investigated by the Hugo Fire Department and State Fire Marshall. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, July 29 edition of the Hugo News.
By Bret Moss Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma DURANT –– A conversation with Army National Guardsman Sgt. Kisha Makerney is a motivating experience. In the face of seemingly detrimental odds, she has not only thrived, but accomplished more in a few years than many will in a lifetime. As a Choctaw who grew up in Fort […]
Edgar Dale “Eddie” Smith Memorial services for Edgar Dale “Eddie” Smith were held at 11 a.m. Monday, July 28, 2014 at Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral Home with Terry Burch officiating. Eddie passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 in Hugo, Okla., at the age of 61. Services were under the direction of Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral […]
Will Albert Hyatt Graveside services for Will Albert Hyatt will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at Grant Cemetery with Darren Benson officiating. Will passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 in Weatherford, Texas, at the age of 82. Services are under the direction of Mt. Olive Funeral Home. For the full obituary, visit […]
In Jonesboro, Ark. SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA was crowned 2014 9U Cal Ripken Southwest Regional Tournament Champions last week in a field of 14 All-Star teams. Team members include: (Front, l-r) Seth Springfield, Kreed Jones, Kolby Worthy, Cale Clay, Keegan Robertson. (Middle, l-r). Ethan Clay, Trysan Miller-Watts, Nate Noel, Aden Parish, Landon Lemmons, Hunter Sims. (Back, l-r) […]
SYLVAN HILLS, Ark., was crowned the 2014 12 Y/O Cal Ripken West Regional Champions They defeated Benton, Ark. in a fifth-inning show- down tied at 4 each, but Sylvan Hills surged in the final innings to defeat Benton 7-5. Pictured are: Head Coach Jimmy Overman, George Cart- wright, Bryan Cagle, Brice Overman, David Newsom, Landon […]
NICK REEVES (From Sylvan Hills) was named the MVP of the Hugo Southeast Regional Cal Ripken Tournament Wednesday. Above, he is congratulated by Tournament Directors Will Smith, Larry Cantley and Lindsey Moore.
By Lyndol Fry On Wednesday, July 23, twin brother, Wyndol, and I turned 73. I am writing this outdoor article on my birthday morning for the Hugo News as I have for the last 40-plus years. I can say that I’ve enjoyed every second of it. I have seen some wonderful changes in this great […]
CHOCTAW COUNTY –– Two juveniles are left in critical condition after a one-vehicle incident occurred at approximately 3:46 p.m. Thursday on a county road near Hugo. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Friday, July 25 edition of the Hugo News.