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Poetry entries are being sought from poets who are 50 years or older for the seventh annual Ponca City Area Senior Poetry Contest. Poems may have been written any time during the poet’s life. Awards will be given for first, second and third place. Deadline will be Friday, Aug. 1. Please mail or deliver entries to Park and Recreation Department, 905 West Hartford, Ponca City, Okla. 74602.


The Chamber held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Dr. James Rebik's Office at Fifth Street and Hartford Avenue. Dr. Rebik specializes in ear, nose and throat. Cutting the ribbon is Dr. James Rebik with staff Mindy Carr, Misty Correll, and Porscha Lorg. Representing the Chamber are Casey Pruitt and Andy Wachtel.

Official Recongnition

The Chamber held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Dr. James Rebik’s Office at Fifth Street and Hartford Avenue. Dr. Rebik specializes in ear, no ...

New Facilty

THE CROSS OIL COMPANY is rebuilding the office and warehouse which was destroyed by a fire last August. The main entrance will be off of the four l ...

Sales Tax


Up Slightly

The Oklahoma Tax Commission, sales tax collections for retail activity that occurred in Ponca City during the approximate period of May 16, 2014 ...

Cost of Living, Economic

Data Reviewed by PCDA

The Ponca City Development Authority (PCDA) Board of Trustees heard an update last Thursday on recent cost of living and job data. The review was ...

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Leadership Oklahoma Announces Participants

OKLAHOMA CITY — Leadership Oklahoma has announced members of its 28th class selected from applicants throughout the state.

Of those 51 me ...

PERFORMING A Native American dance for the group attending the AASA inauguration ceremonies in Washington DC from Ponca City High School are from left Ricky Burt and Wesley Littlecook.

Ponca City Schools Ready For 2014-15 School Year


News Education Editor

Ponca City Public Schools are ready for school to begin, according to Dr. David Pennington, superintende ...

Substitutes Needed for Ponca City Public Schools

The Ponca City Public School district is currently seeking committed and caring people to serve as substitute teachers.

Substitutes will earn $ ...

Distinction at Wichita State University

WICHITA, Kan. — Audra N. Mann of Ponca City earns distinction on the Wichita State University dean’s honor roll for spring 2014. To b ...

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STILLWATER'S JUMPIN' Little Juke Joint is celebrating 39 years, this week. The theme for Eskimo Joe's 39th anniversary is 

Eskimo Joe’s Celebrating 39 Years

STILLWATER — Stillwater’s Jumpin’ Little Juke Joint is celebrating 39 years, this week. The theme for Eskimo Joe’s 3 ...

Rock Musical Opens July 24

WINFIELD, Kan. — The Tony Award winning rock musical “Next to Normal,” which chronicles a family’s struggle with mental i ...

Summer Festival Plans Performance

WINFIELD, Kan. — The Southwestern College Summer Theatre Festival will present the musical “Next to Normal” Thursday through Sa ...

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JOSH OWEN, left and his father Bryan Owen, center and Carl Reuther are three of the volunteers from First Baptist Church in Gilmer, Texas, who traveled to Ponca City this week and made repairs for home owners including kitchen improvements in a residence on Kingston Street. (News Photo by Sharon Rowen)

‘Great Week of Service’ Comes to an End


News Staff Writer

Kay County Baptist Association Director Richard Thomasson said the “Great Week of Service” has be ...

Church Briefs 2014-07-18

Vacation Bible School

Ponca City Free Will Baptist Church, 1900 East Hubbard Road, Invites children to Weird Animals: Where Jesus’ Love Is ...

THE GROUP Straight Talk entertained at Kay Baptist Association Conference Room Thursday. The group shared lyrics on being reunited with friends and family in Heaven. (News Photo by Sharon Rowen)

Kay Baptist Association Women Hear Testimony, Music


News Staff Writer

Krystyne Aleksndr gave testimony Thursday to dozens of people in the Kay County Baptist Association conferenc ...

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