The President’s Good Year



NAPLES — Here I am in Naples, Florida, ending the year in the sun coterminous with a golf course. I, of course, will not indulge in the sport, for I f… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Funerals 2017-12-28



Friday Cynthia Ann Wells Priolet — A celebration-of-life service will be held at Reston Bible Church in Sterling, Va., at 10:30 a.m. Virginia Louise Beck — A funeral service will be held at Northeast Baptist Church of Ponca City at 2 p.m. under the direction of Grace Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery of Arkansas City.

Best/Worst Awards for 2017, a Year of Living Nervously



Now is the time to reopen my old reporter’s notebooks and see who among last year’s national newsmakers deserves sugar plums or a lump of coal for bei… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

You Can See Inside Their Home



I have always taken great pride in my ability to avoid those enticing clickbait headlines at the bottom of my daily newsfeed. Perhaps that’s why I mus… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Kenneth L. Trenary



ENID — Kenneth L. Trenary, of Enid, died Dec. 26, 2017. He was 82. He was a pressman for Wichita, Kan., Pawhuska and Ponca City for 20 years. A memorial service will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at Christ United Methodist Church in Enid. Cremation arrangements are by Anderson-Burris Funeral Home & Crematory, Enid.

Gloria Ann Idalski



Gloria Ann Idalski, former Newkirk resident, died early Sunday afternoon, Dec. 24, 2017, in the Rainbow Health Care Community, Bristow. She was 84. The daughter of Thomas Andrew and Mary Ann Rich Butler, Gloria was born Feb. 24, 1933, in Pawnee. She attended school in Kaw City. While in high school Gloria played basketball. She graduated from Kaw City High […]

Cold Temps In Forecast

Freezing drizzle will be possible across much of Oklahoma Friday night into Saturday. A wintry mix, including freezing rain, sleet and snow will be po… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Lanes Will Close for Two Months



DURING CONSTRUCTION in February and March of next year at Bob Hurley Dodge, the inside lanes of 14th Street by the dealership will be closed to traffi… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Pending – Doris A. Samuel



Doris A. Samuel, Kaw City resident, died Thursday morning, Dec. 28, 2017, at her home. She was 75. Arrangements are pending with Trout Funeral Home & Crematory.

City Briefs 2017-12-28



Trespass Report — The Ponca City Police Department was contacted at 9:23 a.m. Wednesday with a request that a trespass warning be issued to a subject … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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