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The Hugo Babe Ruth Baseball Sign-ups will be held Saturday, February 23rd, Saturday March 2nd and Saturday March 9th at Hibbett Sports 1621 East Jackson Street in Hugo. Ages 3and 4 is $30 and ages 4 to 15 is $60. For more information you can Email....HugoBabeRuth@gmail.com or on Facebook it is...www.Facebook.com/HugoBabeRuth.
The Hugo Iris Garden Club will hold an open meeting on Monday, February 25th beginning at 6pm at Ace Hardware at 119 North Broadway in Hugo. A representative from the Scott's Company will talk about products, applications and more tips on your lawn and garden. It's open to the public to attend and for more information you can call 580-326-5528.
The Wade T. Witmer Memorial Hog Hunt is coming February 28th to March 3rd in Red River County. Registration money must be turned in by February 27th at 5pm to the Red River County Chamber of Commerce at 101 North Locust Street in Clarksville. Hogs must be hunted from February 28th to March 3rd. Weigh-In time is from 12-noon to 2pm on Sunday March 3rd at the Red River County Fairgrounds. To download the entery form or for more information to to....RedRiverCOC.com or you can call 903-427-3821.
The Hugo Babe Ruth Baseball Sign-ups will be held Saturday, March 2nd and March 9th at Hibbett Sports 1621 East Jackson Street in Hugo. Ages 3and 4 is $30 and ages 4 to 15 is $60. For more information you can Email....HugoBabeRuth@gmail.com or on Facebook it is...www.Facebook.com/HugoBabeRuth.
The Antlers ESA presents the Movie, "Lion King" at Antlers Cinema One on Tuesday, March 5th at 6:30pm and the cost is $10.00 per person. The proceeds go to the Junior High/High School choir for their PA System and Microphones plus continued upgrades to the Antlers Fair Building. Get tickets from an ESA member or at the door.
The Fort Towson Historic Site will hold their Second Saturday Demo on Saturday, March 9th it's Spring Gardening. This program will cover the three main gardens of the Fort from 1824-1854. From the hospital, officer’s, and company gardens they will explain why certain crops were chosen to be grown and how they did it without commercial chemicals. They will also be planting their educational garden at this time and welcome all questions and volunteers! Do not miss out on this informational discussion.
The Hugo Babe Ruth Baseball Sign-ups last Saturday to sign-up is Saturday, March 9th at Hibbett Sports 1621 East Jackson Street in Hugo. Ages 3and 4 is $30 and ages 4 to 15 is $60. For more information you can Email....HugoBabeRuth@gmail.com or on Facebook it is...www.Facebook.com/HugoBabeRuth.
The Little Dixie Homebuyer Education Workshop will be held Saturday, March 16th at the Little Dixie Home Ownership Center at 500 East Rosewood in Hugo. It will begin at 8am. This class is FREE and open to the public. This workshop will take you step-by-step through the home ownership process. Confirm your seating by calling Ruby Gann at 580-326-5165. This class will be from 8am to 5pm and lunch will be provided.
The Red River Valley Fair Series Spring Classic livestock show will be held at the Lamar County Fairgrounds in Paris on Saturday, March 30th. Entry fee is $20.00 per head and you can enter and pay the day of the show. The show will begin at 10am. This show is open to all FFA and 4-H members. For more information call Tracy Denny at 903-517-0838.
The Dogwood Days Festival in Idabel will be held Saturday, April 6th. Idabel Main Street will be hosting a Dogwood Days Pancake Breakfast at Jake’s Restaurant on Saturday, April 6, 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Pancakes, bacon and drink for $5.00. Deliveries can be made to vendors - at their booths - during the festival. For information call the Idabel Main Street office at 580-208-2000.
The 26th Annual Dogwood 5-K run is scheduled for April 6th. The run starts at 8:00 a.m. On-site registration will begin at 7:00 a.m. The Dogwood 5-K is a USAT&F sanctioned event and will be chip timed. The race is also PACE approved. Entry forms available at Idabel Main Street, 100 East Main Street and the Idabel Chamber of Commerce & Agriculture at 7 East Texas Street in Idabel.
The Fort Towson Historic Site will hold their Second Saturday Demo on Saturday, April 13th it's Basket weaving. Come out and take advantage of this great opportunity to learn the art of basket weaving. Linda Lou will be teaching a hands-on basket weaving class. The cost is $45 and includes all of the supplies you need. You will also get to take home the basket you made! Do not miss out on this informational discussion.
Paris Main Street presents..."The Dowtown Paris Mini Golf Challenge" which will take place Friday, March 15th from 5-8pm and Saturday, March 16th from 11am to 5pm. This challenge is being held in Dowtown Paris at many of the wonderful stores in Downtown Paris and will benefit Downtown Paris, the community and the Downtown Food Pantry. The Paris Lamar County Health District is also helping this effort. Just $5.00 for adults to golf and under age 12 golfs for free. There will be prizes too. For more information you can call 903-784-9293.
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.
A Health4U class is held EVERY Monday from 10:30-11:30am at the Paris-Lamar County Health District at 400 West Sherman Street in Paris. The Health4U class is a free program through the Paris-Lamar County Health District focusing on helping build healthier communities through educating adults on healthy living. For more information call Jessica Crawford at 903-785-4561.
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 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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