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Back-to-School Bash Held at Albright UMC

Numerous children attended the Albright United Methodist Church’s back-to-school event on Sept. 9. ALBRIGHT Children’s council member Sherry Hill p......

Prayer Walk Scheduled

PONCA CITY Assembly preacher R. Dewayne Bardwell and Vicki Drake inventory the signs that will line the route of the...

Chunky the Pig Quenches Thirst In God’s Refreshment Reservoirs

CHUNKY THE Pig is one of many animals that reside at New Life Trails on North Kingston, a facility operated...

Braman United Methodist Church Quilts Displayed

BRAMAN UNITED Methodist Church submitted many quilts for display at the 101st Kay County Free Fair. At least two of...

Church Briefs 2018-09-07

Prophetic Revival PlannedPowerhouse of Faith Christian Center, 114 North Oak, will host a Prophetic Revival on Sept. 19-21 at 6...


Visitors at Kaw Lake

KAW LAKE is presently hosting a large number of American white pelicans (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) who are easily spotted in the waters in and around... Please...

Downtown Color

DOWNTOWN PLANTERS in Ponca City are alive with color, as shown here at the corner of Third and Grand, thanks to the employees of the...

Beautiful Day for Event

HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE turned out Saturday at Lake Ponca to sample and enjoy the championship barbecue and chili provided by competition teams taking part... Please...

ABLE Commission Highlights Laws

LOCAL SUPERMARKETS clear refrigerated shelf space and relocate inventory as they prepare for changes in Oklahoma state liquor, wine and beer laws whic... Please login...

Project Initiatives Reviewed

By STEVE DYECity News EditorPonca City’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Board met at City Hall on Thursday, hearing presentations on a “StoryWalk” init... Please login...

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Nearly News

Nearly News 2018-09-20

The Ponca City Federated Music Club (PCFMC) will meet at the Marland Grand Home on Saturday, Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m. The event is open to the public as well as the membership.

Nearly News 2018-09-19

The Alcoholic Beverages Laws Enforcement (ABLE) Commision will host a town hall meeting on new alcohol law changes on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to noon at Pioneer Technology Center, Seminar Room. This forum is free and open to the public.

Business

Small Business Optimism Index Hits All-Time High

OKLAHOMA CITY — The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index soared to 108.8 in August, a new record in the survey’s 45-year history, topping the July 1983 ... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca...

Local Businesses, Attractions Highlighted in New Directory

The Ponca City News announces the release of the Business Directory for highlighting local businesses and attractions.The features and layouts are com... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article....

Ribbon Cutting Held

THE PONCA City Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony earlier this week for Dr. William Slater, a new surgeon now practicing in Ponca City... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City...

Photography Contest Entries Due by Oct. 15

The Ponca City Development Authority is holding a photography competition for residents of Kay County, with the focus to be centered on renovations no... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access...

Education

New Walking Track at Liberty

PICTURED ON the new walking track at Liberty Elementary are, left to right, Sharon Howard (RN, BSN, MED., Program Manager,...

New School Supplies

CREEKSIDE VILLAGE Assisted Living Center representatives Tavia Shea and Becky Criner Center brought supplies to new fourth grade teacher Rena...

Needed School Supplies

FARMERS INSURANCE representative Kenny Wheeler presents Ashley Magnus, 2nd Grade teacher from Woodlands Elementary, with school supplies earlier this ......

Students of the Month

THE PIONEER TECHNOLOGY Center (PTC) September Students of the Month are Ben Collins and Hannah Golay. Representing the Biomedical Sciences...

Promoting School Spirit in City

In an effort to continue promote school spirit and provide all students a glimpse of extra-curricular activities, Ponca City Public...