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There is going to be an "Inside Sale" at the Grant Public School Auditorium on Thursday, July 2nd and Friday, July 3rd from 7am to 5pm each day. The proceeds will go to the Grant School Athletics Program. Donations will also be accepted at the school. For more information contact Ms. Barr at 580-372-3024.
Texas Tumbling & Trampoline (3TI) Booster Club - The Texas Star Parent Association is selling chances to win a Custom Texas Fire Pit from North Texas Fab. Chances are $5.00 each or 5 chances for $20.00. Proceeds go toward sending their gymnast to the Junior Olympic National Championships. The drawing will be held Friday July 3rd.
The Detroit Cemetery Association will be having their annual fish fry on Friday July 3, 2015 beginning at 5pm at the Detroit Tabernacle on Front Street in Detroit. Prices for the fish dinner will be $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children age 8 and under. Tea is included in the price of the meal.
Are you ready for the 2015 Redneck Games? They are coming to the Soper Homecoming on Saturday, July 4th. $600.00 in added money to the Open Class and $200.00 in added money for the youth. Events include: Redneck Express, Fox & Hound Race, Ribbon Race and Bloomer Race. The books open at 2pm with the events beginning at 3pm. No admission or Gate charge to come and watch. For more information contact Kisha Halcomb at 580-579-0346. 70% payback plus added money and the rest of the proceeds benefit the Soper Red Riders Pivot Team.
The First Assembly of God Church in Hugo will be holding their annual Fireworks Show on Saturday, July 4th beginning at dusk. Bring your lawn chairs and come and enjoy the fun. A bounce house will also be set up for the kids plus FREE concessions. Dont miss the fun and fellowship.
The Boswell VFW is hosting a Skeet Shoot on Saturday, July 4th beginning at 1pm in the old rodeo arena north of the Boswell Park. The cost is $10.00 per round with 75% payback per round. Minimum of 5 shooters per round. Two ages groups...15 and under and 16 and over. Proceeds go to fund the annual essay contest at Boswell High School. For more information contact Michael Virden at 580-317-7650.
A summer Kids event called "Everest VBS" will be hosted by the Pattonville Baptist Church from July 5th through July 9th from 6pm to 8:45pm. This is for Kids in Pre-School through the 5th Grade. For more information email Mary Potter at: MaryPotter72@gmail.com. You can also look them up on Facebook at Facebook.comPattonville-Baptist-Church.
The Paris Main Street this summer presents.... "Movies in the Park". The next one is......July 9 — Happy Feet.....July 16 — Little Rascals.......July 23 — Lego Movie........Movies in the park is a free event held in Bywaters Park in downtown Paris. Fore more Information visit ParisMainStreet.org or call 903-784-9293 for sponsorship information.
Southern Gospel Recording Artist...The Master's Four will be at Shoals Baptist Church on Saturday, July 11th for a FREE Concert. There will also be free food starting at 5pm with the concert beginning at 6pm. A Love Offering will be taken during the concert. Shoals Baptist Church is on the corner of 109E and Fallon Road. For more directions please call 580-579-9231.
The Bennington and Durant Choctaw Nation Head Start is currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Although there is a Native American preference, they serve all nationalities. The program serves children who will be age 3 and not yet age 5 by September 1, 2015. Families of children with special needs is strongly encouraged to apply. For more information in Bennington please call 580-847-2767. (Kill September 1st)
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.
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.
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 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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