The class of 1996 had a large turnout at the 35th annual Hugo Homecoming Luncheon Saturday afternoon. Many classes rented cabins at Hugo Lake and spent the weekend catching up with former classmates. See the Tuesday, June 7 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition for more from the Homecoming.
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Ellen Horton Funeral services for Ellen Horton, of Fort Towson, Okla., were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Fort Towson First Baptist Church. Ellen passed away Friday, June 3, 2016, at the age of 73.Interment followed the services at Fort Towson Cemetery with Troy Hickman and Tim Hollingshed officiating, under the direction […]
Lynda Walker Graveside services for Lynda Walker, of Nelson, Okla., will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 9, 2016 at Sugar Creek Cemetery in Soper, Okla. Lynda passed away Saturday, June 4, 2016, at the age of 71. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at Miller & […]
Eddie Smith Graveside services for Eddie Smith, of Soper, Okla., were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at Soper Cemetery. Bro. Doug McClure officiated the services, under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral Home. For the full obituary, see the Tuesday, June 7 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.
Von Talmage Chappell Von Talmage Chappell, 78, passed away on June 2, 2016 at Cullman Regional Medical Center. Mr. Chappell was born to M.B. and Mamie Chappell in Choctaw County, Okla., on Aug. 20, 1937. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.Visitation was Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 9 to 10 a.m. and […]
Rosie Mae Cooper Funeral services for Rosie Mae Cooper, of Hugo, Okla., are pending with Miller & Miller Funeral Home. Rosie passed away Monday, June 6, 2016, at the age of 83.
Hugo Superintendent of Schools Earl Dalke has announced that Lloyd Smith has been confirmed as the new head football coach for the Hugo Buffaloes for the fall, 2016 season. Tuesday’s Hugo News will have additional details about Coach Smith’s coaching history.
• Choctaw Electric Cooperative shows improvement After two years of internal turmoil and member unrest, Choctaw Electric Cooperative is back on track. CEC financial statements, available online at www.choctawelectric.coop, show the co-op with an operating loss of $3.94 million in 2014. By close of 2015, this loss was reversed by some $5.94 million, putting CEC […]
Many upgrades have been accomplished at the Hugo Farmers Market recently. An Open House and Ribbon Cutting to show off this impressive facility will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 4 during the Hugo Homecoming festivities. For the full story, see the Friday, June 3 edition of the Hugo News or visit our E-Edition.
“Congratulations to the 2016 Fort Towson eighth grade class and their Valedictorian Rhett Earthman and Salutatorian Destinee Browning.” Phil Hall Principal