Funerals 2018-11-06



Wednesday Ray Lee Bowling — A memorial service is scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 7th in the Roberts and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Blackwell with Rev. Lanny Jobe officiating. Burial will follow in the Blackwell Cemetery. Barbara A. Dirksen — A graveside service is scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 7th in the Blackwell Cemetery with Chaplain Mike […]

Shirley Ruth Jeffries



Shirley Ruth Jeffries of Blackwell died early Sunday morning, Nov. 4, 2018, in the Oklahoma Heart Hospital in Oklahoma City at the age of 78 years. Shirley Ruth Jeffries was born on Feb. 2, 1940, in Bartlesville, Okla., to John Lee and Alta Hazel “Rose” Black Mardis. She attended schools in Bartlesville, Blackwell and Modesto, Calif. Following her education she […]

Mavs Split Games At Allen Classic



IOLA, Kan. — The Northern Oklahoma College Mavericks split two games in the Allen County Classic in Iola, Kansas, in the season opener.NOC (1-1) dropp… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Lady Mavs Split Two Games



IOLA, Kan. — The Northern Oklahoma College Lady Mavericks split two games at the Allen County Classic in Iola, Kansas this past weekend in the 2018-19… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Harold James West



Harold James “Tricky” West passed away peacefully Oct. 31st, 2018 at Stillwater Medical Center after a brief illness. He was known by Jim or, “Tricky” by his friends. A celebration of Jim’s life will be held at 2 p.m. on Nov. 10, 2018 at the Primrose Retirement Community in Stillwater. Harold was born in Ponca City, Okla. on Nov. 20, […]

Time for Annual Sale



SHREDDING chicken with a mixer. (News Photo by Sherry Muchmore) It’s that time of year again for St. Paul’s United Methodist Women’s (UMW) traditional… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Expert on Things They Know Absolutely Nothing About



Having mastered fake news, now the media are trying out a little fake history.In the news business, new topics are always popping up, from the Logan A… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Patricia Gammon



Patricia “Pat” Gammon, longtime Ponca City resident, passed away Saturday morning with her loving family by her side. She was 78 years of age. Pat was born on Jan. 4, 1940 to Merl J. Kelly and Rachel A. Wood Kelly in Ponca City, Okla. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 at Grace Memorial Chapel with […]

Importance of Having Family



When you Google “Cecilia Paul,” the top result is the Simon and Garfunkel song “Cecilia.” This breaks my heart, because Cecilia Paul lived a life that… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Homeless Situation In the U.S.



It’s appropriate that the U.N. special rapporteur devoted to adequate housing has visited encampments in Mexico City, Buenos Aires, Mumbai — and San F… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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