The Hugoton High School Class of 2015 graduated Saturday, May 16, in Hugoton. Music was provided by the high school band directed by Ms. amy Freeman. The senior class choir representatives provided music with Director Trevor Waechter and pianist Ms. Angela Heger. Salutatory remarks were given by Kathryn Weaver and Valedictory remarks by Lauren Fox. Mrs. Chelle Leininger was in charge of awards and honors recognition. HHS Principal Mr. Jon Girodat presented the Class and Mr. Don Beesley, president of the board of education, assisted by school board members, accepted the class and awarded the diplomas. Amanda Mills offered the invocation and Michael Baeza gave the benediction. Read More →

Lois Watson is named Super Mom for 2015

Hopefully every mother in Hugoton had a wonderful Mother’s Day this past
Sunday. Lois Watson may have had one of the best, as she is The Hugoton Hermes’ Super Mom 2015! Lois is the mother of Judy Zordel, Fritz Goebel and the late Andree Catlin. Lois has seven grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. She won the drawing at White’s Foodliner, where she received a $25 gift card. Lois will also receive $50 Chamber Bucks from the Hugoton Area Chamber of Commerce! Read More →

During the Forty-First Annual National Emergency Medical Services Week this year, May 17 through 23, we would like everyone to recognize the tremendous role local EMS personel play to improve health in the community.
Emergency care professionals are committed to delivering emergency medical care in the community. Our own Stevens County EMS personnel includes: Margaret Bell, EMR; Michael Burrows, AEMT/TO; Brad Dahle, AEMT;Bailey Esarey, EMT; Kyrie Esarey, EMT; Beverly Gerrond, AEMT; Danny Gerrond, AEMT/TO; Phil Gooch, EMT; Nylene Johnson, AEMT / TO; Rodney Kelling, AEMT/EMS Director; Joy Lewis, AEMT /IC; Bridget Marshall, EMT; John Moser, AEMT / TO / Asst. Director; Darroll Munson, EMT; Susan Munson, EMR; Terry Pierson, AEMT; Betty Rosel, AEMT; Penny Sandoval, EMT; Tom Schechter, EMT; Greg Sohm, AEMT; Ed Stevenson, AEMT; Phil Thompson, EMT; Tom Torrey, EMT; and Melvin Vaughn, EMT. Read More →

Sign up for Super Mom Sweepstakes

Mothers and grandmothers of Hugoton rejoice! Mother’s Day is upon you, and the best gifts to be had can be found right here in Stevens County! While your loved ones do all the errands for you while you rest and relax, remind them to sign you up for the 2015 Super Mom Sweepstakes! Read More →

The Stevens County 4-H Council hosted their annual Businessmen’s Appreciation Dinner Sunday, April 26. The entertainment was presented by 4-H members who received Blue Ribbons at County Club Day for music and talent presentations. They were as follows: Faith Beesley, Talent; Sydney Beesley, Talent; Jacob Bell, Trombone; Catie Gooch, Piano; Casle Heger, Piano; Jayce Heger, Piano; Grant Niehues, Piano; Catie Gooch, Vocal; Maggie White, Novelty; and Cloverleaf Cowboys, Skit. Read More →

USD 210 has a new Superintendent starting with the 2015 – 2016 school year.  Mr. Adrian Howie will be joining the school district as Superintendent. Read More →

HHS Musicians head to State contest

The Hugoton High School Music Department is excited to share results from the Large Group Contest April 15 and Regional Solo and Ensemble Music Festival April 11. Wish the students luck as they travel to Andover for State Solos and Ensembles this Saturday, April 25! Read More →

The Stevens County Medical Foundation has recently donated three backboards to Stevens County Emergency Services.   Rodney Kelling, Emergency Services Coordinator, was on hand to accept the donation. The backboards will enable all three ambulances to add the handy backboards to their equipment.   Read More →

April 7, 2015 Unofficial Election Results

USD 210 Board of Education

Dettra Crawford 406
Jason M. Dale 263
Todd Gayer 478
Barry Hittle 374
Mike Persinger 322
Buffie Schooley 87

Hugoton City Council

Stachia C. Nordyke 199
Tron Stegman 239
Jason Teeter 275
Frankie D. Thomas 248

Hugoton Mayor

Jack Rowden 370

USD 209 Board of Education

Kristy L. Brazeal 52
Brandi Lahey 55
Terry A. Pierson 46
Brian White 51

USD 209 Unexpired two year term

Kent Knoll 55

Moscow City Council

Curtis Crawford 30
Lowell D. Stanley 13
Mickey Whetstone 38

Moscow Mayor

William Bell 29
Jim Bell 20

Churches will host Easter services

In case you missed it, Easter Sunday is this weekend! Several area churches will be hosting special services in honor of Good Friday and Easter. Read More →