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Winfred Joshua “Josh” Menasco

Body Funeral servicees for Winfred Joshua “Josh” Menasco, of Hugo, Okla., were held at 2 p.m. June 25, 2022 at Miller & Miller Funeral Home. Winfred Joshua Menasco was born on Nov. 20, 1943, in Wichita Falls, Texas, the son of William “Bill” Joshua Menasco and Lillie Mae (Jernigan) Menasco. Josh went to be with his Lord on June 21, 2022, at the age of 78. He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Mae Menasco, and two brothers: Justine Menasco and Ray Menasco.
HUGO, OK
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Fort Towson Tigers are T-Ball Champs!

THE MIGHTY FORT TOWSON TIGERS T-BALL team claimed the Summer League Championship this past weekend with a hardfought victory over Soper. Members of the team pictured above include: Day Day Adkism, Sadie Fennell, Gatlin Trapp, Maverick Parker, Casten Cooper, Lily, Chayden Williams, Asher David, Creedon Hobbs, Parton Brewer, Easton Earnest, Logan Day and Josie Parish. Coaches include Randy and…
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Hundreds participate in Boswell Homecoming festivities

The 85th annual Boswell Homecoming –– the longest running homecoming in the state –– was held over the weekend, with many events, including: The parade, car show, corn hole competition, power wheels race, talent show, the annual rodeo and street dance, and many more. Photos Courtesy / Randa Bacon.
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Hugo business leader gives grant to Boys & Girls Club

Local State Farm agent, Kevin Cory (Hugo) has a long history of demonstrating what it means to be a Good Neighbor by stepping up to help his community. On June 21, 2022 Cory presented the Boys and Girls Club with a $10,000 grant from State Farm as part of our Outstanding Community Engagement Program. The Boys and Girls Club was selected by Cory as part of their recognition for being one of 100…
HUGO, OK
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OSBI makes arrest in 30-year-old ‘baby doe’ case

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI) is announcing the arrest of Meaonia Michelle Allen in connection with the death of Baby Doe in 1993. Allen, 53, turned herself in to an OSBI Special Agent in Hugo, Okla., Friday for an outstanding warrant for one count of murder in the first degree – deliberate intent. Bond was denied. In October 2020, the OSBI Special Agent currently assigned…
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LOUIS AND MARY

Redmon, 401 N. Fifth St. in Hugo, were chosen for Yard of the Month by the Iris Garden Club. The beautifully manicured yard features flowers, shrubs, trees and a lovely flagpole. Pictured are Iris Garden Club members Sammye Thacker, Harolynn Wofford, Shelia Kidd and her grandaughter, the Redmons, Aaryn May and Shondell Rothmire.
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Robert Eugene Norwood || Obituary

Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 29th at Bright-Holland Funeral Home with Rev. Fred Fangio & Rev. Barry Loving officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. Robert Eugene Norwood, 82, of Powderly, passed away Friday, June 24, 2022, at...
POWDERLY, TX
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Choctaw Co. cold case solved

HUGO, Okla. (KXII) - A cold case has been solved today after a woman in Choctaw County admitted to killing her baby in Hugo, Oklahoma 30 years ago. Meaonia Michelle Allen turned herself in to officials at the Choctaw County courthouse earlier today. The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation (OSBI)...
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Honeybees fly free after truck overturns in Hugo

HUGO, Okla. (KTEN) — A big rig carrying hives of honeybees crashed in Hugo Tuesday morning. The truck flipped over trying to enter U.S. Highway 271, and when it did, a frenzy of honeybees scattered. “Hundreds of thousands... millions!” said beekeeper Sara Richmond. The sight of that many...
HUGO, OK
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Taloa Music Festival announced for October

GRANT – Choctaw Casino & Resort – Grant is excited to announce its first-ever music festival experience in southeast Oklahoma. Taloa, meaning to sing in Choctaw, will bring a musical lineup that’s concentrated around red dirt, Texas country music. The one-day music festival will kick off at...
GRANT, OK
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Service set for Donnie Ingram

Memorial service for Donnie Ingram, a Coalgate resident, will be held on July 2 at 10:00 am at First Baptist Church, Stringtown. Mr. Joey Lansdale officiating. Interment will be at Mount Olive Cemetery, near Stringtown. The ceremony will be casual. In Donnie’s honor, wear overalls or your “coolest” or “funniest” t-shirt (appropriate prints please.)
COALGATE, OK
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Jean Jordan Priddy

Funeral services for Jean Jordan Priddy, of Fort Towson, Okla., were held at 10 a.m. June 17, 2022 at Sobol Baptist Church. Jean passed away June 14, 2022, at the age of 53. Jean Jordan Priddy was born on Sept. 21, 1968, the son of Ervin Priddy and Elsie (Ridenour) Priddy. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Jessie Priddy and sisters: Ida Jackson and Ivaline Morris.
FORT TOWSON, OK
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Choctaw Development Fund awards more than $23,000 to town of Antlers

On May 11, The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) and the Choctaw Development Fund (CDF) awarded the town of Antlers $23,749 that was used to purchase new playground equipment and mulch to Little People’s Park in Antlers. Located adjacent to the Wildlife Heritage Center, Little People’s Park is fast becoming a place where families meet to utilize the walking track, splash pad and picnic area. The…
ANTLERS, OK
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Fort Towson Homecoming Royalty...

Fort Towson Homecoming Princess Pageant results: • Princess, Talent Winner, Photogenic Winner: Acelee Ellis (pictured in red). • Junior Princess: Kamryn Earnest (pictured in peach). • First Runner-up: Logan Day. • Talent Winner: Joesie Parish. • Photogenic Winner: Presley Couch. • Duchess and Talent Winner: Anna Rae James (pictured with guitar). • First Runner-up and Photogenic Winner:…
FORT TOWSON, OK
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