FORT TOWSON — The fourth and final district election to fill open seats on the Choctaw Electric board of trustees was held Tuesday night in Fort Towson. Although the high school cafeteria was nearly filled with Choctaw Electric customers, only 66 were qualified to cast votes. Competing for the board seat were Willie Sorrels and […]
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HUGO — With construction of Hugo’s beautiful new high school building progressing almost on schedule and the prospect of area children starting classes in the new facility this fall, members of the Hugo city council debated Tuesday night whether or not to approve payment for work done by the school’s contractor, as well as a […]
David Lawrence Sutherland Mr. David Lawrence Sutherland, of Hugo, Okla., passed away on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, at the age of 68. At David’s request, no public services will be held. In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes memorial donations in David’s name to the American Diabetes Association. For the full obituary, visit www.hugonewsonline.com.
Howard Harty Howard Harty, of Ringold, Okla., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 in Paris, Texas, at the age of 73. Under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral Home. For the full obituary, visit www.hugonewsonline.com.
Juanell Darity Funeral services for Juanell Darity, of Swink, Okla., are pending with Miller & Miller Funeral Home. Juanell passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the age of 66.
Jess Haston Boykin, Sr. Funeral services for Jess Haston Boykin, Sr., of Soper, Okla., are pending with Miller & Miller Funeral Home. Jess passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the age of 81.
Jimmy Don Babb Funeral services for Jimmy Don Babb, of Hugo, Okla., will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 at Hugo Middle School gym. Jimmy passed away Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at the age of 63. Surviving relatives include: wife, Rosa Babb of Hugo; four sons: Jimmy Babb, Jr. of Tulsa, Okla., Craig […]
Edrie Hacker celebrated her 105th birthday on Monday afternoon at Baptist Village, where a host of her family, friends and neighbors gathered around to provide love and well-wishes to the cheerful lady. She was born on Feb. 15, 1910, in Boswell, Okla., to Mr. and Mrs. Rufus R. Fry. She married W.C. Hacker, and the […]
Iva Jo Golden Groves Iva Jo Golden Groves of Richardson and Paris, Texas, died on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Born April 10, 1926, in Milton, Lamar County, she was the daughter of the Rev. William Golden, a Baptist minister, and Cara Lee Sutherland Golden. She was the third of […]
Melani Anne Finch Funeral services for Melani Anne Finch will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 at Prater-Lampton-Mills & Coffey Funeral Home with Bruce Roebuck officiating and burial following in the Goodland Cemetery. Melani passed away on Feb. 14, 2015, in Goodland, Okla., at the age of 55. The family will receive friends […]