Mayfest Event Thursday

KIDS GAMES are always a popular attraction at the annual Mayfest family carnival event set for 3:30-5:30 p.m. tomorrow, Thursday, May 10, at the Edwin… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

In Full Bloom

APTLY NAMED, “Ping Pong” variety of Gomphrena globosa flowers thrive in a greenhouse maintained by the Parks & Recreation Department of the City o… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Area Calendar 2018-05-09



Every Day Principles Before Personalities, Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Harmony House upstairs (use south entrance by parking lot). Twice a Month Friday or Saturday Christian Singles Group meets twice a month, for more information on time and place, call 763-5945 or 762-1295. Every Sunday Flea Market At VFW, 6 a.m.-2 p.m., VFW Post, 3001 East Prospect, Ponca City, Vendor Spaces […]

Building Permits Issued for April



By LOUISE ABERCROMBIENews Business Editor Commercial building and remodeling permits dominated the April applications in Ponca City, according to the… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Rare Accomplishments Registered Last Week



By DAVID MILLER News Sports WriterSClBLast Friday night there were some relatively rare accomplishments in Major League Baseball. One involved the game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres in which the Padres failed to get a hit. No-hitters are fairly rare. There have been only 298 of them in baseball history. But what made Friday’s no-hitter […]

Funerals 2018-05-09



Thursday Evelyn Grier — A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. at Victory Church, 4300 N. MacArthur Blvd., Warr Acres. Chris Allen Pickrel — A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. at Blackwell Cemetery under the direction of Roberts and Son Funeral Home, Blackwell. Donald Gene Yandell — A graveside service will be held at 11 […]

Area Calendar 2018-05-09



Every Day Principles Before Personalities, Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Harmony House upstairs (use south entrance by parking lot). Twice a Month Friday or Saturday Christian Singles Group meets twice a month, for more information on time and place, call 763-5945 or 762-1295. Every Sunday Flea Market At VFW, 6 a.m.-2 p.m., VFW Post, 3001 East Prospect, Ponca City, Vendor Spaces […]

Music Recital Showcases Different Styles



ARKANSAS CITY — Twenty-two Cowley College students enrolled in Applied Voice Lessons and Applied Lesson Seminar were featured during the Music Recital held Thursday, May 3 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. The evening showcased different styles of music such as opera and musical theater and featured a wide variety of composers like Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, and Billie Holiday. Students […]

Cowley Signs Linkage Agreement With Pittsburg State, Army National Guard



ARKANSAS CITY — Leaders from the Kansas Army National Guard, Pittsburg State University, and Cowley College gathered at 10 a.m. Friday, May 4, at Pittsburg State University to witness the signing of a linkage agreement between the three entities that will provide new opportunities to students. Friday’s ceremony was held in the Heritage Room in the Pittsburg State University (PSU) […]

Significant Women in Oklahoma Agriculture Series Highlights Jane Testerman of Hollis



By KAYLEE SNOW OK Dept. of Agriculture HOLLIS – It only took 21 years for Jane Testerman to land her dream job. She only wishes it could have happened sooner. Testerman, who now helps her husband Charlie full time with his three businesses – Testerman Farms, Circle T Trucking, and Testerman and Son Harvesting – says her lengthy career in […]


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