Scott Garrett has been selected as the new Director of the Hugo and Antlers campuses for Kiamichi Technology Centers. Garrett has more than 26 years of experience in education. He spent 10 years as a CareerTech Industrial Maintenance instructor, and the next 16 years as the Industrial Coordinator and served as the Administrative Assistant to […]
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Choctaw County District 2 Commissioner Randy Robertson invites the public to a ribbon cutting ceremony at Bridge No. 61 over Carney Creek on Aug. 21, 2 p.m. The bridge is located on EW212 (Spring Hill Rd), approximately four miles south of Fallon. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, […]
CHOCTAW COUNTY –– Choctaw County Sheriff Terry Park was recently elected to serve as a board member of the Oklahoma Sheriffs’ Association (OSA), through 2015. Park, who has devoted 18 years to the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office –– eight as an undersheriff and two as sheriff –– couldn’t be happier about this appointment. “Getting appointed […]
SOPER –– Soper FFA advisor Bryan Moyer announces that the Soper FFA Rodeo will be held Aug. 29-30 at 8 p.m. nightly. Tickets are $6 for adults, $4 for students and preschoolers get in free. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, Aug. 19 edition of the Hugo News.
Verna Lee Kelly Surrounded by family, Verna Lee Kelly, 89, of Hugo passed away Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, at the Pine Tree Ranch Assisted Living Center in Paris. Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 at the Prater-Lampton-Mills-Coffey Funeral Home in Hugo, Okla. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery at Hugo. […]
James Woods Funeral services for James Woods, of Paris, Texas, formerly of Hugo, are pending with Alberta Funeral Home. James passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at the age of 69.
Nina Witt spoke to members of the Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce Thursday, to encourage business participation in a Halloween Carnival that will be held on Broadway St. on Oct. 31. According to Witt, manager at Continental Credit, it is a community event that will give back to area children, providing them with a safe […]
Tanya Smith is on a mission. She calls it “Operation Blessing Blankets,” and the name is perfect for her daily quest — to make an American soldier’s day a bit easier, or brighter. Smith has an amazing knack for making blankets, and the number she has made and presented to American soldiers continues to grow. […]
HUGO — A Choctaw County jury of seven men and five women deliberated a little more than two hours Thursday in the trial of 40-year-old Sandro Ramos, who was charged with first degree rape and four counts of lewd molestation in connection with numerous sexual assaults he was accused to have had with a 12-year-old […]
Hugo Elementary Principal Nancy Welch greeted students with a welcoming hug Thursday morning, as their parents dropped them off for the first day of school. Pictured with Mrs. Welch are Kolby Worthy and Peyton Parra.