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Bethel Baptist Church near Clardy Texas presents “59 Minutes” a Judgement House production. This tour will take you from scene to scene and will ultimately cause you to ponder life beyond the grave. For free tickets and available tour times contact Bethel Baptist Church at 903-272-5145 to book your free tour. Appointments are available each Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday for the remainder of October. Find them on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Bethel-Baptist-Church. (Kill Oct. 30th)
Don't miss the Hugo Pumpkin Festival.com fun every Thursday from 4-7pm, Friday and Saturday from Noon to 7pm and Sunday from 1-6pm through October 31st. There is fun like: train rides, hay mountain, zip line rides, mystery maze, super slide, face painting and of course...the elephants. And new this year is the Haunted Trail open Oct. 27 through Oct. 31st from 8:30-11pm. For more information go to HugoPumpkinFestival.com.
If you are in 4-H in Pushmataha County, this is for you. There is going to be a 4-H Pumpkin Festival on Tuesday, October 25th at the Fairgrounds in Antlers from 10am to 2pm. Lunch will be served. All 4-H members are invited. You MUST bring a decorated pumpkin to attend and you must be enrolled in 4-H.
The Alcohol, Drug and Substance Abuse Course required for those who have had their driving privileges suspended or revoked due to a DUI, DWI, APC or other misdemeanor or felony charge, will be presented by the Kiamichi Council on Alcoholism and/or other Drug Abuse Inc. on October 26th, 27th and 28th at 308 East Jefferson in Hugo. The cost of this course is a state-mandated $150.00 paid in full on the first night of the course. For more information contact the Hugo office at 580-326-7862.
Don't miss the Moyers School Fall Festival on Thursday, October 27th beginning at 6pm in the old gymnasium. Lot's of fun for all ages and the proceeds benefit the High School Prom. There is gpoing to be Bingo, the Haunted House, Cakewalk, Duck Pond, Concessions and much more. Do not miss all the fun!!!!
Be sure to attend the Halloween Carnival at the Speer Volunteer Fire Department in Speer, OK on October 27, 28 and 29. Lot's of fun and games with the Haunted House, Hayride, Carnival with games like: Piethrow, Beanbag Toss, Darts, Jailhouse and more. From 7pm till 10pm each night. For furthur information call 580-317-3220.
There is going to be a Senior Citizen's Celebration on Friday, October 28th from 10am to 1pm for everyone age 50 and over at the Kiamichi VoTech in Hugo. there is going to be free food, entertainment and door prizes. For more information contact Bobby Long at 580-286-1996.
The Merchant's Committee's 4th Annual Fall Festival will be held on Monday, October 31st from 5-8pm in Downtown Hugo. There will be free popcorn, free candy, a duck walk, bobbing for apples, bounce house, caupcake walk and so much more. For more information contact Nina Witt-Price at 580-326-6451.
The Rural Health Network of Oklahoma is holding a Can Food Drive for the holiday's through December 9th. There are several places in Hugo to drop off the canned food items. Here are just a few: Healing Hearts, Corner Stone Counseling, Hugo Health & Rehab, Family Medical Clinic, Hugo Health Clinic, Irvin Medical Clinic, Hugo Chamber of Commerce and many more.
The Choctaw County Genealogy Society meet's the First Monday of the month at the Hugo Library at 6:30pm. They have a different program each month. The Next meeting will be held Monday, November 7th. For more information please call 580-967-9863. (Dec.5)
The Swink Volunteer Fire Department will be holding their Fish Fry Fundraiser on Saturday, November 12th at the Swink School beginning at 4pm with the Fish Fry Dinner. Adults will be $8.00, Senior citizens $6.00 and kids age 12 and younger will be $5.00. They will also hold a Cake Walk, Play Bingo and hold a drawing for a Henry .22 Rifle. Tickets for the rifle is only $2.00 a piece. For more information call Bill White at 580-372-5661.
Rural Health of Oklahoma is holding a Blanket Drive and would like to donate them to aging seniors who need a blanket to keep them warm this winter. If you would like to donate a new blanket, throw or money, drop off your donation at Choctaw Memorial Business Office at 1405 East Kirk Street in Hugo by December 9th.
The Choctaw Nation Head Start is currently accepting applications for the 2016-17 school year. Choctaw Nation Head Start provides educational, health and social services for eligible children and families including children with special needs. The program serves children who are 3 years of age and not age 5 by September 1, 2016. For more information call 580-847-2767.
If your children are between the ages of 5 and 14 and interested in wrestling, have them join the Bearcat Wrestling Club for both boys and girls. Practices are held at the Hoss Academy in Farris, OK. For more information call 918-430-5265.
The Choctaw County Recreation Center is open EVERYDAY after school and ALL DAY on Friday's. The cost is $30.00 per month per child during the school year. It is $100.00 per month during the summer. During the school year they are open from after school till 6pm and from 8am to 5:30pm on Friday's. During the summer they are open Monday through Friday from 8am till 5:30pm. The Choctaw County Recreation Center is located at 1503 East Kirk Street in Hugo.
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.
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 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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