Funerals



Friday Belinda Thomasson — A celebration of Belinda’s life will be held this Friday at 10 a.m., Jan. 4th, 2019, at First Baptist Church, Tonkawa, Okla. Pastor Donnie Hazlewood will be officiating, under the leadership of Trout Funeral Home.

Lena B. Smith



Mrs. Lena B. Smith of Ponca City has gone to heaven. She was 93 years young. So organized and prepared was she, that she wrote her own obituary years ago. This is that obituary as she wrote it. Lena was born to Travis and Hattie B. Vawter in Lincoln, Ark. on a farm along with five brothers and six sisters. […]

Texas buries Kansas State



By AVERY OSEN ASSOCIATED PRESSMANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — It has been feast or famine from the perimeter for Texas this seasonWednesday was a feast night f… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Angela Rizzi



Ms. Angela Rizzi of Ponca City has gone to Heaven. She was only 72 years old. A small ceremony will be held at her home in Ponca City to celebrate her life. She was born on Christmas day of 1946 to John and Pearl Rosen Broomhead in Philadelphia, Pa. She attended schools and graduated there. After graduation she moved to […]

Clelia Naomi McDowell Crook



Clelia Naomi McDowell Crook, longtime resident of Ponca City, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019 at the age on 97. Naomi Crook was born on May 24, 1921 in Cleo Springs, Okla. to Ira and Mary McDowell. She graduated from Cleo Springs High School in 1940. On June 2, 1940 she married Virgil R. Crook, a marriage that lasted […]

Title game tickets sell cheap



By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports WriterSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Qualifying for the college football championship game never has been harder for teams other t… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Grant will update radio equipment



THE KAY COUNTY Sheriff’s Department recently received a $40,000 grant from Phillips 66 to update radio equipment. Pictured, from left, are Jim Kelly, … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Downtown event set



Downtown Festivus will be held in Ponca City on Friday, Jan. 4 and Saturday, Jan. 5. Businesses participating in this event include Village Screen Pri… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Tough love from Nancy Pelosi



WASHINGTON — Incoming speaker Nancy Pelosi wants to be clear about what the new Democratic House majority will not be: They will not, she insists, act… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Who is going to decide to take on President Trump?



WASHINGTON — Did you follow the press in 2018? Apparently, most members of the press do not like our president, Donald J. Trump. Many of them think he… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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