Hughes Lumber, based in the Tulsa suburb of Catoosa, Okla., announced today it has purchased Fairland Lumber & Supply Co. of Fairland, Okla.

"We are very excited about acquiring Fairland Lumber," Hughes Lumber president Robert Hughes said in a statement. "This lumberyard has been in operation for over 100 years. The staff has done a great job delivering top-notch customer service; that will continue. ... We look forward to expanding our footprint with this, our seventh location, and serving Craig, Ottawa, and Delaware counties in a great way."

Founded in 1926, Hughes has six other facilities serving northeastern and central Oklahoma.