Archive for November, 2017

91st annual Chamber Banquet a boot scootin’ good time
By November 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

91st annual Chamber Banquet a boot scootin’ good time

Posted in: News
Choctaw County veterans honored during Saturday’s events
By November 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Choctaw County veterans honored during Saturday’s events

By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer More than 100 people gathered for the first event presented to honor our Choctaw County Veterans held on Saturday. There are 2,500 veterans on a registry for Choctaw County and this is the first event of its kind in more than 20 years, which also included a parade. For the […]

Posted in: News
Bud Davis
By November 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Bud Davis

Bud Evert Davis Funeral services for Bud Evert Davis will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral Home Chapel in Hugo, with Pastor Mike Bryant officiating. Burial will follow at the Fort Towson Cemetery in Fort Towson, Okla. Bud passed away Nov. 11, 2017 in Hugo, at the […]

Posted in: Funerals
Wayland Pence
By November 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Wayland Pence

Wayland Pence Funeral services for Wayland Gerald Pence were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 at the Clayton Avenue Baptist Church, with the Rev. Richard Norman officiating, and burial following in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Wayland Pence, age 75, of Hugo, Okla., passed away on Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in Hugo. Family and […]

Posted in: Funerals
From small town to big city
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

From small town to big city

With stars in his eyes and dreams of becoming an actor, Jared McClure set his sights on his goals and hasn’t looked back. After graduating from Hugo High School in 2006, McClure has since found himself in Los Angeles studying on a full ride scholarship at the Stella Adler Theater Conservatory, where he is able […]

Posted in: News
Merchant’s Committee frights and delights…
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Merchant’s Committee frights and delights…

The fifth annual Fall Festival, hosted by the Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce Merchant’s Committee, welcomed approximately 2,000 goblins, ghouls and adults, who took part in the many offerings the event had to offer. Pictured handing out candy (above) are: Choctaw/Pushmataha County Youth Services employees Jessica Bozeman, Brandy Krohn, Courtney Hamill, Debbie Childers and Crystal […]

Posted in: News
Choctaw Nation news
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Choctaw Nation news

By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer The November schedule for the food distribution market in Antlers is: • Open weekdays from the first through 30th. • Closed on Nov. 10, Nov. 23, Nov. 24, Nov. 29 and Nov. 30. • Cooking with Carmen is presented on Nov. 3 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For the […]

Posted in: News
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Football Contest Winner

Ian Nelson, of Valliant, was this week’s winner of the Hugo News Football Contest after choosing 22 out of 24 games correctly. Nelson collected the $50 weekly prize and obtained his winning entry blank from Ed Wallace Ford. This week’s game selections appeared in Tuesday’s Hugo News. Picture coming soon.

Posted in: News
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Chamber Banquet to be held Nov. 9

The 2017 Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce annual banquet will be held on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017 at the Kiamichi Technology Center. Tickets for this year’s banquet –– Boots and BBQ –– can be purchased at the Chamber for $20 each. Call 580.326.7511 for more information.

Posted in: News
Frances Hailey
By November 2, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Frances Hailey

Frances (Byrd) Hailey Funeral services for Frances (Byrd) Hailey, of Hugo, Okla., were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 at Miller & Miller Funeral Home Chapel. Frances passed away Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at the age of 85. Interment followed the service at Valliant Cemetery with Bro. Doug McClure officiating, under the direction […]

Posted in: Funerals