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The Hugo Marching Band is going to be holding a Taco Salad Fundraiser on Friday, September 21st, Homecoming Friday. It will be from 11am to 2pm at the Hugo High School Cafeteria. $8.00 get's you a taco salad, dessert and a bottle of water. All proceeds go to the Hugo Marching Band.
The Choctaw Nation along with the Oklahoma State Health Department will be at the Pushmataha County Health Department in Antlers on Friday, September 21st giving flu vaccines to the community at no cost to you. Ages 3 and up are eligible. They will be doing this from 7am until 3pm. There will be no drive thru clinic in Push County this year. This is your chance to get your flu vaccine. No CDIB card is required.
Do not miss the United Way Karaoke Night at Paris Ford Lincoln Mercury in Paris on Saturday September 22nd. Come and be a part of a fun night of karaoke as the staff, board, volunteers, donors and friends of the United Way and their 23 Partner Agencies show their talent. $10.00 per tickets and all funds donated benefit the United Way of Lamar County and the 2019 Campaign. This event will be hosted by K95.5's Barry Diamond. For more information contact Jenny Wilson 903-784-6642.
The 2018 Chisum High Incentive Program for Seniors Scholarship Banquet and Auction will be held Saturday, September 22nd at the Chisum High School at 6pm. The cost is $15.00 per person and includes the meal and a chance to win a free two-night stay at a cabin in Hochatown. Tickets available from any Chisum Senior Student or at the Chisum Administration Office.
"The Big Crawl To Cloudy" will take place Saturday, September 22nd from the Church of Christ in Rattan then crawl to the Cloudy Fire Department. This is a benefit for the Cloudy Fire Department. Registration is at 7am and the event begins at 8am. the distance is 10.5 miles. There is no registration fee but donations are excepted. For more information please call Claudia Erwin at 580-982-6016.
There is going to be a benefit Fish Fry for Eddie Horton on Friday, October 5th from 4-7pm. It will be held at the Fort Towson School Cafeteria. Adults $8.00 a plate and children 12 and younger $6.00 a plate. Sponsored by the Alexander Fort Towson Masonic Lodge #303.
Get ready for the First Ever Fallfest 5K Run in Idabel. It will be held Saturday, October 6th. On-site registration begins at 7am with the 5K at 8am. The Fallfest 5K Run will be chip timed. Entry forms are available at the Idabel Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture at 7 East Texas Street or at the Idabel Main Street Office at 100 East Main or for more information call 580-208-2000.
Back by popular demand!!! The 3rd Annual Reno's Haunted Trail, Friday and Saturday October 12th and 13th.! The Reno Parks and Trail Committee is conjuring up an even more horrifying experience for your 2018 Halloween pleasure. This mile long trail of thrills and horrors will provide an experience you'll never forget! ***True to form, this event is not recommended for children or the faint of heart.*** Proceeds benefit the Reno Parks and Trail Committee and their mission. For more information call Tricia at Reno City Hall (903) 785-6581.
The Zombie 5K Run will be held on Friday, October 19th. Registration will be from 5-6pm with the run at 6:30pm. The first 250 that registers will receive a free t-shirt. You can pre-register and the deadline is October 12th and the entry fee is $15.00. After the deadline it's $20.00. All proceeds go to the Youth Advisory Board Senior Trip. This event will take place at the Choctaw Nation Tribal Council Grounds in Tvshka Homma.
The Hugo City Wide Fall Clean Up will be held Friday and Saturday October 26th and 27th. All items must be taken to the Landfill on South 8th Street in Hugo across the bypass from 8am to 5pm. You must have a copy of your current Hugo Water Bill. For more information please call 580-326-2344.
If you have a computer and a WiFi connection and you are interested in earning your high school equivalency diploma then contact the Choctaw Nation Online Academy. It is open to students in all counties within the United States who have a CDIB Card. To enroll or for more information call 1-800-522-6170 extension 2122.
The Elks Lodge of Paris at 2110 35th Street N.E. holds a FREE Veteran's Breakfast on the THIRD Saturday of every month from 7:30-10am.
There is a Diabetic Educational Management Class held EVERY Wednesday from 4:30-5:30 at OnCall located at 147 North Collegiate Drive in Paris. It is FREe to the public. For more information you can call 903-784-6300.
The Lamar County Genealogy Library is open Wednesday through Friday from 12-Noon to 4pm plus they are open late on the Second and Fourth Thursday's till 9pm. They are also open on the Second and Fourth Saturday's from 8am to 4pm. They are located in the South Entrance to the historic Santa Fe Depot at 1135 Bonham Street in Paris.
The VFW Post 8316 in Hugo holds Bingo every Monday and Friday starting with the early start at 6pm and the regular start at 7pm. They are located on Jackson Street in Hugo. For more information you can call Hoard Summers at 580-743-0982.
The Masonic Lodge on Railroad Street in Ft. Towson, OK. has breakfast on the FIRST Saturday of every month beginning at 7am. the cost is just $5.00 per plate. Come and enjoy a great breakfast.
Volunteers are needed for the Little Dixie's CASA program. CASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocates and they are VERY IMPORTANT to children that are involved in the court system through no fault of their own. These innocent children need someone to stand up for them and let the court know what is in their best interest. Volunteers are needed for Choctaw, McCurtain and Pushmataha counties. IT doesn't require but a small amount of your time and it does make a world of difference in the lives of these children. For more information please call Marissa Jordan in Hugo 580-298-2921.
The North Texas Youth Connection offers free counseling to families with youth ages 0-17 through it's STAR Counseling Program. For information call the Lamar County Office of the North Texas Youth Connection at 903-771-2700. All counselors are licensed.
Attention Veterans....your veteran service representative is here to help you. You can visit with them on Monday's in Durant at the Workforce Office from 8:30-3:30. Tuesday's in Hugo at the Choctaw County Courthouse from 9-3:30. On Wednesday's in Idabel at the Workforce Office from 9:30-3:30. On Thursday's in Atoka at the Atoka County Veterans Center from 8-4. On Friday's in Antlers at the Antlers VFW Post from 9-2:30. For more information please call Steve Webb at 918-397-2566.
The VFW Post 3658 in Antlers has a VFW Family Dance Every Saturday Night from 8pm-Midnight featuring their house band Country Explosion. The VFW Post 3658 is located at the intersection of High Street and Clark Street in Antlers. It's for the whole family so come and enjoy. For more information call Bob Kinsler @ 580-271-0897.
Hugo Public Schools would like to remind you that all children with disabilities residing in Oklahoma, either home schooled or in public school should be identified, allocated and evaluated to see if they are in need of special education and related services. To find out more about Oklahoma's Child Find contact Angie Thurman at the Hugo City Schools at 580-326-0205.
The NWS Peace Program is a non-profit and Department of State approved program that is seeking caring families here in our area to host high-school age international exchange students. These students are between the ages of 15-18. What you provide is a loving family, care and guidance, 3 meals a day, a bed and an experience of a life time. For more information call 1-866-846-3977.
If you are age 55 and older, with limited income, Experience Works (formerly Green Thumb) may have the training and employment that is right for you. For more details, contact Linda at 580-326-7502.
Do you have what it takes to be a mentor? Little Dixie's "Passport To The Future" mentoring program matches a child with an incarcerated parent or guardian with a responsible adult to help them with social and emotional problems. Most of the time all the child needs is a friend. An hour a week is all it takes. Interested? In Hugo call 580-326-6441 and in Antlers call 580-298-2921.
Experience Works is a national nonprofit organization funded by the U.S. Department of Labor. They offer job training, job placement and community service experience for people over the age of 55 who want to enter the workforce, earn extra money or change careers. You will train at a local agency. For more information please call 888-926-1739.
The Soper Nutrition Center will be having lunch this Friday and it will be served at 11:45am and is just $2. Please come for the fellowship and you are invited.
Can you imagine being separated from your family? A child needs your help!! Loving Foster and Adoptive Homes are needed in your community. For more information, contact Peggy Hedrick at 580-364-6446 or toll free 800-270-0803.
The Hugo Nutrition Center would like to invite all senior citizens to eat with them every Monday through Friday at Noon at the Nutrition Center at 300 13th Place. for those age 60 and over the cost is FREE. For those 59 and younger the cost is $4.00. For more information call 580-326-2523.
Help girls grow strong by becoming a volunteer. Many girls want to join Girl Scouts but can't, because we don't have enough volunteers. We need women, men, senior citizens, young adults and anyone else willing to help shape the lives of girls. You can give an hour a week, a day a month—or more or less—by sharing your unique skills, talents and wisdom. Many opportunities are available. You'll have as much fun, learn as much and grow as much as the girls. Call 580-236-2433 OR 1-800-987-9075 firstname.lastname@example.org
If you cannot see the forest for the trees on your land, you might give the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service a call. The NRCS, working through local soil and water conservation districts, can help you decide which brush plants are good for your cattle and wildlife and which ones should be removed to reach your -land management goals. They are listed under USDA in the yellow pages.
It's heartbreaking to watch someone addicted to drugs or alcohol lose their children, jobs, home, health and self respect to their addiction. Do something about it now! Narconon Arrowhead has Certified Chemical Dependency Counselors are available to help in our area by calling Narconon at 1-800-468-6933 or log on to www.stopaddiction.com.
Are drugs affecting your family or a friend? For more information, log onto www.stopaddiction.com or call 1-800-468-6933. Narconon provides answers to drug addiction, we provide free assessment, evaluation and referral services to internationally recognized alternative and traditional treatment facilities. When continuing relapse is occurring, call Narconon 1-800-468-6933. Don't give up, drug addiction can be overcome. Call Narconon at 1-800-468-6933, or visit our web site at www.stopaddiction.com t
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