HUGO — For the sixth year in a row, the City of Hugo has failed to comply with the timely filing of its annual audit as required by state law. Each year the city has six months from the end of the fiscal year (June 30) to contract with an approved auditing firm and complete […]
HUGO –– A structural fire occurring on H and McAlester St. during the early morning hours in Hugo Saturday is currently being investigated by the Hugo Fire Department and State Fire Marshall. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, July 29 edition of the Hugo News.
By Bret Moss Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma DURANT –– A conversation with Army National Guardsman Sgt. Kisha Makerney is a motivating experience. In the face of seemingly detrimental odds, she has not only thrived, but accomplished more in a few years than many will in a lifetime. As a Choctaw who grew up in Fort […]
CHOCTAW COUNTY –– Two juveniles are left in critical condition after a one-vehicle incident occurred at approximately 3:46 p.m. Thursday on a county road near Hugo. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Friday, July 25 edition of the Hugo News.
Meadow Payne and Shy’Anne Wolfe learned an important lesson and entrepreneurial experience Thursday as they set out to make a bit of cash so they could purchase a few things they had been wanting. The girls set up a lemonade stand, not only offering the refreshing beverage, but also cookies and beef jerky –– which […]
Grace McIntosh McFarland turns 99-years-old today, July 25. She grew up on circus. Grace did things a woman was not expected to do –– she showed a woman can do, and be, whatever she wants. She became a premiere aerialist and eventually, a circus owner and producer. Grace began her circus career as part of […]
The stars were shining at Stan Payne Field in Hugo over the weekend, and they weren’t just in the sky. Outstanding baseball players from three states were turning out some amazing plays in the Cal Ripken Regional Southeast Tournament. The tournament has been made possible by a host of volunteers, some of whom were honored […]
By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer The July regular meeting for the Sawyer board of trustees was conducted with a full board, as trustee Jamisa Culvey had been sworn by a notary during office hours in June. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, July 22 edition of the Hugo […]
On the mound against Sylvan Hills, OK Elite Kane Jones hurls the ball toward home plate during baseball action at Stan Payne Field during the 2014 Southwest Regional Cal Ripken League Tournament. See today’s Sports for details and photos, Page 13. Hugo News / Bobby Hamill
After months of hard work, establishing a food board, developing bylaws, applying for grants and creating registration forms, the Hugo Farmers Market is now open. The market is located on Kirk and 16th St., between the Boys and Girls Club and DHS. All produce sold by vendors, who will need to complete a registration form […]