Nearly News 2018-06-21



The Ponca Politics Candidate Forum is set for Friday from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall. Candidates for the Oklahoma State Senate District 10 and House of Representatives District 37 and District 38 will be featured.  The election is Tuesday, June 26. If unable to attend the forum, it can be viewed on the Chamber’s Facebook […]

No Contest Plea in Case



NEWKIRK — Scott Thomas Scott, 40, Tonkawa, entered a no contest plea in Kay County District Court to five felony charges including possession of meth … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

No Contest Plea



NEWKIRK — Julie Annette Howard, 41, Tonkawa, entered no contest pleas in Kay County District Court in five cases including a felony count of DUI resul… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Scott Pruitt and the Return of the Black Cat News Story



WASHINGTON — Do you remember when we called those utterly frivolous though dreadfully ominous news stories of yesteryear Black Cat News Stories? They … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

County Jail Bookings 2018-06-21



NEWKIRK — Those booked in the Kay County Detention Center this week include: Brandon Lee Bowling, 36, Blackwell, was booked in on grand larceny.Joshua… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Cracking Down on Immigration



WASHINGTON — Cracking down on illegal immigration was never going to be pleasant, but this?It’s worse than you think. The travesty of separating child… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

A (Nearly) Perfect Vacation



I logged off Google Maps triumphantly and yelled for my wife and daughters to join me around the family laptop.“Gang, I believe I have found our next … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Scott A. Nelsen



Scott A. Nelsen, of 1401 S. Ninth Street, died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at AllianceHealth Ponca City. A celebration of life will be held as a casual come and go from 1-3 p.m., Saturday, June 23, at the Executive Inn Motel dining room, 212 S. 14th Street. All family and friends are welcome, snacks and beverages will be served. Park […]

City Briefs 2018-06-21



Arrest Made — The Ponca City Police Department was contacted at 7:41 a.m. Wednesday by a resident of the 1700 block of Gibson Place requesting a known… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Darrell Douglas Waymire



Darrell Douglas Waymire went to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. He was 62. A memorial service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 23, at Grace Memorial Chapel. The minister Adam Phillips will officiate the service. Darrell was born on May 14, 1956 in Wichita, Kan., the son Jack Douglas Waymire and […]


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