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Explorers Bible Study Pre-enrollment

Explorers Interdenominational Women’s Fall Bible study on the Gospel of John pre-enrollment will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April...

Church Briefs 2017-04-14

Reverend Leaving Rev. James A. Riggs has announced that he is leaving St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, 1904 Pecan. In...

Albright UMC Will Host Three Events Easter Weekend

Albright United Methodist Church has three events scheduled for Easter weekend. They will hold a Good Friday Service on April...

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Many Easter Services Planned

Easter Services Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2800 Turner, will hold Lenten services each Wednesday at 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday,...


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Murder Charges Are Filed

By SHARON ROWEN News Staff Writer PERRY — Ramiro Ramirez, 23, and Jacob Samuel Coronado, 23, are being held in the Noble County Jail on...

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Nearly News

Nearly News 2017-04-27

An advertisement on Wednesday in The Ponca City News for First Lutheran School had the incorrect date. Friendship Sunday at First Lutheran will be held on Sunday, April 30. A Sunday School hour brunch begins at 9:30 a.m. and the worship service at 10:45 a.m.

Nearly News 2017-04-26

Have an old family quilt in the closet that you’re not quite sure how to take care of? Make plans to attend a care and conservation of heirloom quilts presentation with Elsie M. Campbell on Saturday, April 29 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Pioneer Woman Museum. For additional information, call 765-6108.

Business

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FFO Home Opening Set Friday

By LOUISE ABERCROMBIE News Business Editor A new retail place of business has moved into the building on North Fourteenth Street which Hastings bookstore recently vacated. The new business is FFO Home, which will bring...

Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse Now Open for Business

Now open is the Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 702 South Third, in the old Rock Island Depot. This new cozy place, operated by Audra Bailey is open 6 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. In...

House Passes Bill Naming B.A. Bridge In Honor of the Late Rep. Brumbaugh

OKLAHOMA CITY — State Rep. Steve Vaughan offered an amendment to a bill that would honor the late state Rep. David Brumbaugh (R-Broken Arrow), who passed away unexpectedly. Vaughan’s amendment to Senate Bill 642, by...

Education

‘WILD Week’ At Po-Hi Starts Monday

The Ponca City High School Student Council is holding their first philanthropy week, WILD Week, Monday April 24 through Saturday...

Po-Hi Band Earns High Marks at State Contest

The Po-Hi Band earned a 1, or superior, in sight reading and a 2, or excellent, in concert competition at...

Po-Hi Senior String Bassist, Macy Willett, Will Give Recital This Sunday

Macy Willett, senior string bassist in the Ponca City High School Orchestra, will give a senior string bass recital on...

Pre-K To Host ‘Summer Splash’ On Monday

Ponca City School’s Washington PreK Center will host an event to help families coordinate summer activities for school aged children....

NOC Students Recognized For Academic Excellence, Leadership And Service

The Oklahoma Council of Two-Year College Presidents and the Oklahoma Association of Community Colleges (OACC) named 39 students to the...