Archive for August, 2017

KTC receives Gold Star award
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KTC receives Gold Star award

Kiamichi Technology Centers (KTC) received the Gold Star Award at the 50th Annual Oklahoma Career and Technology Education Summer Conference held this year at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City. This award is designed to recognize technology center districts that have met rigid and demanding criteria demonstrating a high level of excellence. This award […]

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By August 22, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Two women killed in Pushmataha County crash

PUSHMATAHA COUNTY –– A two-car collision claimed the lives of two women Monday morning on US 271, one mile east and 1.2 miles north of Clayton in Pushmataha County. For the full story, see the Tuesday, Aug. 22 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.

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Town of Sawyer discusses, makes decisions regarding police department

By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer The regularly scheduled board of trustees meeting for the town of Sawyer was conducted on Monday with the majority of the agenda centering on police department-related business. An executive session was entered for discussion regarding the employment, hiring, appointment, promotion, demotion, disciplining, resignation of any public officer or employee. The […]

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By August 22, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

HMS makes changes to class times

Effective Monday, Aug. 28, Hugo Middle School will begin classes at 7:45 a.m. According to HMS principal Heather Samis, this will coincide with Hugo High School’s bell schedule. “In making this transition, many of the issues our students are experiencing will be eliminated. Students who participate in classes at HHS will not be missing valuable […]

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Gaythal Lee
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Gaythal Lee

Gaythal Dolan Lee Celebration of Life services for Gaythal Dolan Lee, of Boswell, Okla., will be at 12 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 at Gaythal Lee Family Home. Gaythal passed away Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at the age of 77. Bro. Tim Harless will officiate the service, under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral […]

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Martha Powell
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Martha Powell

Martha Powell Graveside services for Martha Powell, of Fort Towson, Okla., were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017 at Swink Cemetery. Martha passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at the age of 70. Pastor Bob Stuart officiated the services, under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral Home. For the full obituary, see […]

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Search continues for escaped inmate
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Search continues for escaped inmate

Law enforcement agencies are still on the lookout for an inmate who escaped from Choctaw County Jail this week. A reward is currently being offered for any information leading to the arrest of Aaron Victory.

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The band keeps growing… and growing…
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The band keeps growing… and growing…

Hugo School band is growing and the music program is taking off. And according to Hugo Middle School band director Monique Sinibaldi, with the help of superintendent Dr. Dalke and high school band director Mr. Sinibaldi, the students at Hugo Intermediate School will finally get music classes once a week. With approximately 50 students in […]

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Boswell council approves highway adoption
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Boswell council approves highway adoption

By Stacy McIntyre Contributing Writer Members of the Boswell city council recently approved First Baptist Church youth leader Steve Roberson, along with Megan Pope and the youth kids, to adopt a highway for one year. For the full story, see the Friday, Aug. 11 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.

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Boys & Girls Club coming back to Choctaw County
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Boys & Girls Club coming back to Choctaw County

On Monday, Aug. 14, the Boys & Girls Club will open its doors for the children in Hugo. With the help of a group of concerned citizens, the Hugo city manager David Rawls, Hugo School superintendent Earl Dalke, Chris Pierce (president of the Boys & Girls Club of Durant) and executive director Larry Long with […]

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