Archive for January, 2017

Hugo Chamber welcomes new event center
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Hugo Chamber welcomes new event center

For the Good Times Event Center was welcomed into the Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday. The event center, ran by Lou Anne Payne and Redonda Maple is located at the former Fish Tales restaurant 711 N 4250 Rd., can be leased for birthdays, reunions, baby showers, weddings and more, […]

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Winner, winner…
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Winner, winner…

Life-long Hugoan Frankie Hinton stopped in the office last week to assist Hugo News advertising director Linda Packard with drawing a winner for the $50 check for the Reader’s Choice awards. The winner will be announced in next Tuesday’s edition of the Hugo News, along with those chosen for each of the 114 categories.

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Hugo Rotary Club news
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Hugo Rotary Club news

Hugo Anytime Fitness Gym manager Kimberly Fowler (second from left) recently visited with members of the Hugo Rotary Club. Fowler told Rotarians the local gym is part of a nationwide network of 3,000 that is open 24 hours a day to its members. In addition to a wide variety of exercise equipment for working out, […]

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Choctaw County Ambulance Authority holds special meeting

Members of the Choctaw County Ambulance Authority held a special meeting Thursday for the purpose of considering the hiring of a Tulsa law firm to represent the authority regarding what was listed on the agenda as “a potential claim regarding contributions to the Oklahoma Public Employees Retirement System.” For the full story, see the Friday, […]

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Gene Davis
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Gene Davis

Gene Davis Graveside services for Gene Davis, of Hugo, Okla., were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 at Colorado City Cemetery in Colorado City, Texas. Gene passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at the age of 65. The Rev. Jared Houze officiated the services, under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral Home. […]

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Mary Cox

Mary Ann Cox Funeral services for Mary Ann Cox, of Hugo, Okla., are pending with Rogan Funeral Home. Mary passed away Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at Baptist Village, at the age of 65.

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Elsie Rodriquez

Elsie Lorene Rodriquez Memorial services for Elsie Lorene Rodriquez will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 at the Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral Home Chapel in Hugo, Okla. Lorene was born Oct. 15, 1929, and passed away Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, in Hugo. Services are under the direction of Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral Home.

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Community shows ‘kindness of heart’
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Community shows ‘kindness of heart’

By Stacy McIntyre Contributing Writer May 9, 2016 was a day when we realize just how little control we have in this life. Many were affected that day when a tornado touched down in Boswell with so much destruction. While the tornado spared some parts of the county, many residents in western Choctaw County, and […]

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Volunteer Fire Departments honored with appreciation dinner Saturday…
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Volunteer Fire Departments honored with appreciation dinner Saturday…

The Volunteer Fire Department’s (12) Appreciation Dinner was held on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Hugo Assembly of God Life Center. The dinner and prizes were made possible by donations given by churches, businesses and individuals throughout Choctaw County. For the full story, see the Tuesday, Jan. 24 edition of the Hugo News, or visit […]

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Magic will continue to shine during 81st season of Carson & Barnes Circus
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Magic will continue to shine during 81st season of Carson & Barnes Circus

HUGO –– The Carson & Barnes Circus family is heartbroken by the decision of the Feld family to close the Ringling Brothers Barnum Bailey units of their corporation.  Ringling Brothers has been a household name for more than a century and has been a leading force in the entertainment business. For the full story, see […]

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