Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb included Hugo on his 77-county tour of Oklahoma with a town hall meeting Thursday. Lamb addressed a number of citizen questions and said he was proud to include Hugo and Choctaw County as an annual host of the Lt. Governor’s Invitational Turkey Hunt. Above, he is greeted by Hall of Fame […]
By Emily Morphis Reporter Choctaw County 4-H The Choctaw County Junior Livestock show started on March 4, kicking the entire show off with the goat and lamb show. The show continued with the broiler and pig show on Thursday and the cattle show on Friday. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy […]
Meet Cailou, a 14-week old male boxer mix puppy who has the sweetest personality. He loves people, especially children and has been patiently waiting in foster care for almost two months. As with all of our puppies, this little guy has been vaccinated and treated for worms. If interested in adopting Cailou, call Angela 580.317.5774 […]
The Hugo Police Department K9, Kilo, has been awarded a ballistic vest thanks to a nonprofit organization, Vested Interest in K9s, Inc., a Massachusetts-based nonprofit organization and Armor Express, a Michigan-based manufacturer. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, March 3 edition of the Hugo News.
By Joanne Webster Contributing Writer Area residents will be filming in Pharr, Texas, this week for their roles in the upcoming CBS series Zoo, based on the novel and graphic novel by James Patterson with co-author Michael Ledwidge. Members of the Kelly Miller Bros. Circus will be portrayed, along with Ryan Holder and his tiger […]
The Hugo News would like to report the three dogs featured on last Friday’s front page, believed to have been stolen, are now living happy on a 23-acre ranch in Choctaw County. According to a Hope4Paws volunteer, a family visited the pound to find their missing dog and decided they wanted to rescue the three […]
HUGO –– A Hugo man stood before judge and jury this month during a short trial at the Choctaw County Courthouse. Randolph Short, 65, was initially charged by the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department on a drug-related offense in February, 2014, after it was discovered a toddler at his residence had tested positive for methamphetamine. Jurors […]
HUGO –– Three dogs were stolen from the Hugo Pound Thursday between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. According to Joanie Chochnauer, a volunteer for Hope4Paws, one was a male Rottweiler mix, one was a male beagle and a small, white mixed breed who had recently been brought back from the verge of […]
Lt. Governor Todd Lamb will include Hugo in a 77-county tour next month. According to the Hugo Chamber office, Lamb will meet at the Kiamichi Technology Center from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on March 5. Lamb’s goal is to visit all 77 counties in 77 days.
Baptist Village Communities (BVC) has honored Joel and Susie Mashburn as the 2015 recipient of the Will and Nora Baskett Legacy of Love Award. They were recognized at BVC’s Board meeting Feb. 10. Will and Nora Baskett established the definitive legacy that lives on in BVC. This same spirit of ministry is found in Joel […]