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The Choctaw County Republican Party will be holding their April Meeting Thursday, April 24th at 7pm at the Hugo Public Library. The guest speaker will be Joe Silk who is running for the Oklahoma State Senate. For additional information please call Carol Bone at 580-372-0664.
Our second "A Brush With Kindness" paint project is coming up this weekend and we need your help. The dates are Friday and Saturday, April 25 & 26, at 426 N. E. 11th Street for Carolyn Blake. Both days begin at 8 a.m. If you can help scrape and prime on Friday and paint on Saturday please call Judy and let her know at 903-783-0599.. The rewards are great and your help is so very much appreciated.
Everyone is invited to the 3rd annual PUSH for Jesus Cookout, Friday, April 25th at 6pm at the Antlers Football Field. PUSH stands for Pray Until Something Happens. Come enjoy FREE food and fellowship. Activities provided for the children. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the music and message. All local churches welcome to join the fun and fellowship. For more information call: 580-298-7279. THIS FRIDAY, 6pm at the Antlers Football Field PUSH FOR JESUS.
In recognition of April being Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, CHC of Paris would like to invite you to attend the Hope Floats Balloon Release Ceremony honoring the child victims of crime who received services in 2013. This special balloon release ceremony will be at The Children’s Advocacy Center of Paris, 711 Pine Bluff on Friday, April 25th at 10:30am. The CAC will be open for tours and will offer light refreshments. Please make use of the back lot for additional parking (entrance is on Cherry St.).
There is going to be a benefit for Rosie Skinner, a burn victim, to help with medical expenses. this benefit will be Friday, April 25th from 5:30-9pm. It will be held at the Choctaw Cultural Center at 105 South 5th Street in Hugo. There will be a silent auction, a pie auction, a cake auction plus Hamburgers and BBQ with chips and a drink for $5.00. For more information please call 580-317-3220.
Get your classic car out or motorcycle ready for the "Bike Night & Classic Car Night" at Johnny B Good's Restaurant in the Paris Town Center on Saturday, April 26th. Live music with Krissy Green. Food, fun and gellowship from 5-9pm. Don't miss the good old family fun!!!
The Choctaw County Arts Council is sponsoring their annual Spring Art Show which will be held Saturday, April 26th from 10am to 4:30pm. It will be held at the Hugo Frisco Depot Museum in Hugo. This show is juried and features adult artists, school children and independant youth. Exhibits include paintings and drawings, photography, sculptures, woodworking, jewelry, leather work and textiles. Admission is FREE! Do not miss this show.
The Valliant Public Schools present...the 2014 SEA Walk. What is the SEA Walk? SEA stands for Special Education Athletics. Participants will walk laps around the Valliant Football Field to bring awarness mof children with special needs and raise needed funds for the SEA Team. This event will be held Saturday, April 26th from 10am to Noon. there will be live music, entertainment and a lot more. For more information please contact Kari Teague at 580-933-7248.
Don't miss the live re-enactment of the All-American Movie...."True Grit" on Saturday, April 26th at 11am in downtown Hugo on South Broadway Street. There will be the parade of rodeo champions past and present, the First Appearance of the Heritage Horses of Oklahoma and Old Time Western Photos along with the True Grit Shoot-out. There wll be a Cowboy Crossing Church sponsored Chuck Wagon Trail Lunch plus live music too!!! Don't miss all the fun.
Don't miss the revival at the First Baptist Church of Soper April 27-30th. 7pm each night. There will be music and preaching from Evangelist Rick McGee. Everyone is welcome.
Antlers Public School is now taking applications for their Pre-K Program for the 2014-15 school year. Students must be age 4 on or before September 1, 2014. It will be held Monday, April 28th from 3-6pm at the Teachers Workroom. You must have State issued birth certificate, current immunization record, socila security card and child's CDIB card if applicable.
Get ready for the Second Annual Boys and Girls Club Benefit Golf Tournament at the Hugo Golf Club Saturday, May 3rd. Sign in is at 8am and tee off time is at 9am. the cost is $90.00 per 3 person team. Rental carts are available at $10.00 per person. There will be lot's of prizes given away. For more information call Susie Carlile at 580-317-6155 or Henry Shaw at 903-782-5590.
The Red Slough Birding Convention will take place at the Museum of the Red River in Idabel on May 3-6th. there will be Red Slough tours, keynote speakers, Little River NWR tour, Wildflower tour and dinner. For more information call the Idabel Chamber of Commerce at 580-286-3305.
The Pushmataha County Chamber of Commerce presents their Spring Fling and City Wide Yard Sale & Craft Fair. It will be held Saturday, May 3rd from 8am to 5pm at the Pushmataha County Fairgrounds. The cost is $10.00 Yard Sale Fee, $20.00 Craft Booth Fee. Inside and Outside spaces are available. For more information call Amanda Alford at 580-298-2488.
The Frist Ever "Save A Baby" Co-Ed Softball Tournament to benefit the Paris Pregnancy Care Center will be held on Saturday, May 3rd at the Paris Softball Complex at the Love Civic Center. Entry Fee is $185.00 per team. T-shirts awarded to First and Second Place teams. For more information contact Carol Kay Gray at 903-784-1555.
Don't miss the "Kids JAM" on Saturday May the 3rd from 10am to 2pm. There is going to be food, inflatables, games, prizes and a dunking booth. Come to the fun at the Old Hugo Depot. It's brought to you by Victory Life Church and it is all FREE!!!!! It is for school aged children from the First through the sixth grades.
The Moyers Public School in conjunction with the Antlers Masonic Lodge #39 will be hosting an Alumni ballgame on Saturday, May 3rd. The women's game will begin at 5pm and the men's game will follow. All proceeds will go to the Moyers Elementary School. For more information see the Moyers School Facebook Page or call the school at 580-298-5549.
Do not miss the 4th Annual Style Show and Dinner on Thursday, May 8th from 6-8pm. It will be held at the East Paris Baptisit Church in the Fellowship Hall. Tickets for this event are available at the Paris Pregnancy Care Center at 500 East Houston in Paris or call 903-784-1555. Tickets are $15.00 for adults and $7.00 for children from age 2-7.
What would life be like if there was no more cancer? Want to help rid our world of this terrible desease? Then get a team together for the Choctaw County Relay for Life. It is not untill August 23rd, but now is the time to get your team together and hold fundraisers in time for the August 23rd event. Let's rid this planet of this terrible desease. Get involved today by calling Stacie Johnson at 580-326-6401. (Kill May 10th)
Encompass Home Health & Hospice will be holding an Indian Taco sale to raise money for their Relay For Life Team on Friday, May 9th starting at 10am till they run out of food. The cost id just $5.00 per Indian Taco. For delivery in Hugo and Boswell or for more information please call 580-579-7080.
This summer, 9-12th graders who hold a CDIB card are encouraged to attend the Science Technology Engineer and Mathematics (STEM) Camp at historic Jones Academy in Hartshorne from July 13-18. During the weeklong residential camp, students will be able to partake in exciting, hands-on STEM-centered events such as robotics, forensics and engineering. Trips to a the Bio-Med Forensics Lab, Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) Lab and an engineering lab will give participants a feel for the broad range of STEM professions available after graduation. Classic summer outings such as trips to Robbers Cave State Park and the movies will also be on the docket for the camp.Applications are due May 9, and space is limited. Must be in grades 9-12, hold a CDIB card and have successfully completed Algebra 1. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for an application and more information.
Enter the Security First National Bank Relay for Life Memorial Weekend Softball Tournament which begins aty 8am at the Grant Casino Softball Fields. $120.00 per team. Team members must be age 16 and older to participate. Teams must provide your own teams equipment. Entries must be turned in by Monday, May 19th. For more information contact Shyla or Amanda at the bank at 580-326-9641. All proceeds go to Relay for Life. All equipment must be ASA approved. Ask about the home run derby.
What would life be like if there was no more cancer? Want to help rid our world of this terrible desease? Then get a team together for the Choctaw County Relay for Life. It is not untill August 23rd, but now is the time to get your team together and hold fundraisers in time for the August 23rd event. Let's rid this planet of this terrible desease. Get involved today by calling Stacie Johnson at 580-326-6401. (Kill May 24th)
Attention all Runners.....The Choctaw County Turning Point Coalition will be holding the "Shape Your Future 5-K Run" on Saturday, June 7th at 8am. The registration area and starting line is at the Choctaw Nation Wellness Center on the West side of Hugo. Medal's will be awarded for both men and women age 14 and up. Register before May 19th for $25.00. After May 19th it's $30.00. This is also a USATF certified course. For more information contact the Hugo Area Chamber at 580-326-7511.
What would life be like if there was no more cancer? Want to help rid our world of this terrible desease? Then get a team together for the Choctaw County Relay for Life. It is not untill August 23rd, but now is the time to get your team together and hold fundraisers in time for the August 23rd event. Let's rid this planet of this terrible desease. Get involved today by calling Stacie Johnson at 580-326-6401. (Kill June 7th)
What would life be like if there was no more cancer? Want to help rid our world of this terrible desease? Then get a team together for the Choctaw County Relay for Life. It is not untill August 23rd, but now is the time to get your team together and hold fundraisers in time for the August 23rd event. Let's rid this planet of this terrible desease. Get involved today by calling Stacie Johnson at 580-326-6401. (Kill June 24th)
Help create a world with LESS cancer and more BIRTHDAY'S!!! Join the worldwide movement of Relay for Life in Choctaw County on Saturday, August 23rd at the Bill Grant Event Center from 10am to 4pm. Don't miss the fun that is Relay for Life of Choctaw County. See you there!!!
The Paris Good Samaritan Clinic is a non-profit medical clinic offering services at no cost to those that need assistance with medical care and prescriptions. They are open every Thursday night from 4:30pm-8pm by appointment only. They are located at 450 S.W. 4th Street in Paris. To make an appointment please call 903-784-5972. The Paris Good Samaritan Clinic also needs volunteers. If you would like to volunteer please call Faye between 9am and 2pm at 903-784-5972.
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 580-326-5165, Kimberly Mack in Antlers 580-298-2921 or Christina Bell in Idabel at 580-286-9348.
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.
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 50-cents. For those 59 and younger the cost is $2.75. For more information call 580-326-2523.
The Cowboy Crossing Church on Highway 93 just North of FishTales Restaurant now meets on Sunday mornings at 10:30am. For more information call 580-317-3729.
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 email@example.com
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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