Archive for September, 2016

Child pornography charges filed against Soper man
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Child pornography charges filed against Soper man

Attorney General Scott Pruitt on Wednesday announced child pornography charges against Daniel Quin Boykin of Soper. Boykin, 31, is charged with two counts of distribution of child pornography, one count of aggravated possession of child pornography, and one count of violation of the Computer Crimes Act, all felonies. For the full story, see the Friday, […]

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Choctaw Health Services garner awards in 2016
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Choctaw Health Services garner awards in 2016

More than 50 Choctaw Nation Health Services Associates were recently in the spotlight for their “above-and-beyond” service. The honors came at the Oklahoma City Area Director’s Indian Health Service, Tribal, Urban Awards Ceremony. Held this summer at the Chickasaw Nation Showplace Theatre in Norman, the event recognized individuals employed in Indian healthcare in Kansas, Oklahoma […]

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Parkinson Oklahoma 2016 blitz comes to Hugo

• Parkinson families model resilience The Parkinson Foundation of Oklahoma is embarking on a Parkinson Oklahoma 2016 Blitz in the month of October. The nonprofit group will be delivering inspirational and educational events in 16 cities in 20 days! For the full story, see the Friday, Sept. 30 edition of the Hugo News, or visit […]

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Fort Towson School accepts greenhouse donation

By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer The regularly monthly meeting for the Fort Towson board of education is held each fourth Tuesday of the month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Fort Towson School conference room. There were 12 action agenda items: For the full story, see the Friday, Sept. 30 edition of the Hugo News, […]

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Byrd crowned Queen
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Byrd crowned Queen

The Queen and her court. Rylee Kay Byrd was crowned the 2016 Hugo Football Homecoming Queen last Friday evening. Pictured are (l to r): Lexi Copeland, Asianna Lewis, Rylee Byrd, Drew Searles and Katie Smith. Also pictured are Tyson Lemmons and Kaleigh Payne.

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Legends of Blackjack Mountain find home in Hugo
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Legends of Blackjack Mountain find home in Hugo

HUGO –– The ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication for the Salt Creek Choctaw Horse Pasture, located on Highway 93 and Salt Creek Road was held last Friday morning. Salt Creek Choctaw Horse Pasture is special and unusual on many levels. For the full story, see the Tuesday, Sept. 27 edition of the Hugo News, or […]

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New members voted to CEC board during annual meeting

HUGO –– Approximately 951 votes were tallied for the appointment of members to the Choctaw Electric board of trustees, out of an approximate 13,281 accounts. For the full story, see the Tuesday, Sept. 27 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.

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Tragedy strikes Pushmataha County family

PONTOTOC COUNTY –– Two Antlers, Okla., women expired at the scene of a two-vehicle collision in the early hours of Sunday morning, on SH 3, approximately two miles west of Ada, Okla. For the full story, see the Tuesday, Sept. 27 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.

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Wilma Griffin
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Wilma Griffin

Wilma Merle Griffin A celebration of life service for Wilma Merle Griffin will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at the First Assembly of God Church of Hugo, with Pastor Keithen Brown officiating and burial following at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Hugo. Wilma passed away Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 at the Baptist Village, Hugo, […]

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Joe Stubbs
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Joe Stubbs

Joe Stubbs Graveside services for Joe Stubbs, of Boswell, Okla., will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016 at Restland Cemetery in Boswell. Joe passed away Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, at the age of 82. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 at Miller & Miller Funeral […]

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