By Gary McManus State Climatologist Oklahoma Mesonet Well, we might ask Cheyenne, Okla. They needed rain, no doubt, as did the rest of western Oklahoma, and the month of April certain came through. But 13.2 inches? Obviously lots of flash flooding going on out that way… farmlands inundated, bridges washed out, etc. But at least […]
Everyone is invited to attend the Miss Boswell High Scholarship Pageant, to be held Friday, May 1 at 7 p.m. in the Boswell School Auditorium. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, April 28 edition of the Hugo News.
HUGO — Although Hugo Police Detective Steve Babcock has been taken off the critical list at Plano Medical Center, he is still in a lot of pain and visitation is not recommended according to family members. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Tuesday, April 28 edition of the Hugo […]
RUFE — Hugo Police Detective Steven Babcock was reported in critical but stable condition Friday after he and Choctaw County Deputy Jeff Epley both suffered multiple gunshot wounds while attempting to arrest Joseph Potts at his rural residence Thursday morning. For the full story, visit www.hugonewsonline.com, or purchase a copy of the Friday, April 24 […]
Hugo –– After a reorganization of the board Tuesday evening, in which Darren Frazier was elected mayor and Ernest McCarty vice-mayor, the Hugo city council members voted to dismiss the city manager. After an executive session, which last approximately 40 minutes, McCarty made a motion to terminate the contract of city manager Jeff Rabon –– […]
By Krystle Taylor Editor The 29th annual Lt. Governor’s Turkey Hunt in Hugo once again attracted sportsmen from all over the country, some of whom had their first experience hunting turkey. Representatives from a mixture of different companies came from as far as Arizona and California, to experience all the benefits of what Hugo and […]
RUFE — In a hail of gunfire, two Choctaw County police officers received multiple gunshot wounds while trying to arrest a suspect in rural Choctaw County. The suspect, who has not been officially identified by law enforcement, was killed and the medical examiner called to the scene. According to reports, Hugo Detective Steve Babcock was […]
Local law enforcement officials were on-scene Sunday when a pickup rear-ended a dump trump on Hwy. 70 near the east entrance of Western Farmers. According to law enforcement, the driver was either uninjured or refused treatment at the scene.
This is Wylie. He is a medium-sized dog who resembles a coyote. He was adopted recently to a home in the Salt Creek area, but he escaped his new yard Sunday afternoon. He was last spotted around 8:30 p.m. Monday night near Hugo Wal-Mart. It is very important that Hope regains custody of this dog. […]
Australia’s third largest bank, ANZ, has announced that two of its largest divisions were being merged in Singapore, and that Bret Packard, would become the director of those merged units. Packard has previously served ANZ as Managing Director of the bank’s Wealth Asia division which is also based in Singapore. For the full story, visit […]