Students at Hugo Schools enjoyed a week full of Homecoming festivities, including the parade held on Thursday afternoon. The 2016 Football Homecoming coronation will precede the 7 p.m. kickoff, where the Hugo Buffaloes will take on the Wilburton Diggers. Pictured above are crown bearer and flower girl, Tyson Lemmons and Kaleigh Payne
By Krystle Taylor Editor HUGO –– Members of the Hugo city council approved the reappointment of three Hugo Housing Authority board members during the Tuesday meeting this week. For the full story, see the Friday, Sept. 23 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.
Buffalo Grill owners, Brenda and Trey Chappell were welcomed into the Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday. The restaurant, which opened this summer, features barbecue, burgers, daily specials and the occasional steak. Pictured at the ceremony are (l to r): Valerie Powell, Michael Robertson, Dot Glenn, Christin Gage, Laura Evans, […]
By Stacy McIntyre Contributing Writer Doing the best by our children at Boswell Public School is something Mrs. LeeAnn Caldwell, the fifth and sixth grade science teacher and sixth grade reading teacher is trying to do. For the full story, see the Friday, Sept. 23 edition of the Hugo News, or visit our E-Edition.
Letha Loftin (left), of Hugo, was this week’s winner of the Hugo News Football Contest after choosing 18 our of 21 games correctly. Above, Loftin collects the $50 weekly prize from Kristal Robertson, representing First United Bank, where she obtained her winning entry blank. Only one miss behind Loftin were Seaerra Jordan who obtained her […]
Sept. 23, at 10 a.m., is the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Salt Creek Choctaw Horse Pasture located on Highway 93 and Salt Creek Road, just northeast of Hugo. The sight of Choctaw Horses running free on this pasture creates an unforgettable experience. Salt Creek Choctaw Horse Pasture is special and unusual on many levels. It […]
The Hugo Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting recently for its newest member –– Terrific Kids Academy, owned by Susan Brewer. Pictured at the ribbon cutting were (l to r): Mehlenie Adamson, Charlie Ward, Michael Melton, Sheila Salyer, Shane Spillman, Mike and Susan Brewer, Carolyn Hampton, Wanda Saathoff, Katlyn Shawhart, Ronnie Golden, Harolynn […]
Oklahoma State Game Wardens Jim Gillham (left) and Jay Harvey (center) recently updated members of the Hugo Rotary Club on changes to the 2016-2017 hunting and fishing laws and regulations. Game Wardens Gillham and Harvey discussed a number of topics with Rotarians, including the Choctaw Nation and state of Oklahoma agreement for tribal member hunting […]
Little Dixie Community Action Agency Drug Free Communities program recently held a ground breaking at the site of their community garden project. The purpose is to provide a community-based garden to encourage healthy eating and lifestyle choices, as well as provide needed vegetables and fruits to area residents, especially children and the elderly. The garden […]
Katie Smith is the 17-year-old daughter of Brent and Toni Smith of Hugo. She is the granddaughter of Lavanda and Tom Pence, Cindy and Glen Clark, and Russell and Tonya Smith of Hugo. She is the sister of Blaklee Garcia and Breanna Smith and the aunt of Kinlee Garcia. She has been a member of […]