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Religion

They need to take the necessary steps

By Terry MattinglyAt the end of the movie “Spotlight,” the screen went black before a message appeared noting that in...

Are you ready to receive an outpouring of love?

Pastor Steve EllisonMany times in the Bible the Lord directs questions to specific individuals. I find it interesting and helpful...

Albright Church to host pancake feed

THE JOURNEY of Hope Sunday School class at Albright United Methodist Church will host a pancake and sausage feed on...

Instrumental voyages into spiritual territory

By TERRY MATTINGLYWhile recording his “Beyond Nature” album, Phil Keaggy spent many hours doing three things — playing acoustic guitar,...

Marlow pastor named executive director

BGCO BOARD members pray over Ligon during the February board meeting. Dr. Joe Ligon was approved to serve as Baptist...


Full Super-Moon

THE FULL SUPERMOON shines bright to the right of the Pioneer Woman Statue on Wednesday night. The March 20 spectacle was the final of this...

Large Grass Fire

PONCA CITY Fire Department battled a large grass fire in the 4000 Block of North Pecan Road Thursday afternoon. The fire began as a controlled...

Hummingbirds will be here soon

HUMMINGBIRDS will return to Oklahoma in early spring -- usually during the month of April before they migrate south in September. By CODY GRIESELcody@... Please...

Health fair planned

Is your dream or avocation to serve people? Perhaps in the medical or nursing fields, or in the emergency services and law enforcement areas locally?...

House hearing addresses crisis

By ABBY BITTERMANGaylord NewsWASHINGTON — The issue of violence against Indigenous women is not a new one in the United States, or in Oklahoma, b... Please...

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Nearly News

Nearly News – 2019-03-16

Ponca City Public School students will be out of school Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 22 for Spring Break. Classes will resume again at the normal time on Monday, March 25.

Nearly News – 2019-03-15

Since The Ponca City News began delivering in the morning and through the mail, all “746” zip codes can now get same day delivery service. Delivery days are Tuesday through Saturday. The Saturday newspaper is a “weekend edition” that carries all the ads and content of the former Sunday morning newspaper. Some of the towns eligible for same day delivery […]

Business

Local realtor honored

Donna Reid The Oklahoma Association of Realtors (OAR) recently released their 2019 Class of Leadership, with Ponca City’s Donna Reid of Coldwell Banke... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this...

PC dentists donate dental care to Oklahoma patients

The Oklahoma Mission of Mercy recently announced the final numbers from its tenth annual event in Oklahoma City, where Oklahoma Dental Association me... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this...

Company launches Oklahoma distribution

DALLAS-BASED Deep Ellum Brewing expands outside of Texas for the first time, coinciding with the opening of the Brewery's new Fort Worth Funkytown Fer... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access...

Two lawyers join Ponca City law firm

Philip A. Ross The Ponca City law firm of Baumert, Cummings & Hiatt is proud to announce the addition of two new members to the law firm. Alex E. ... Please login below or subscribe...

Education

Wildcat of the Week named

PCPS SENIOR Spencer Schickram was presented with a "Wildcat of the Week" T-shirt, Wildcat window decal, and a gift certificate...

Finalist for state award

NORTHERN OKLAHOMA College Fine Arts Instructor Jena Kodesh has been named a finalist for the 2019 Oklahoma Medal of Excellence...

CareerTech to launch program

STILLWATER — Oklahoma CareerTech will launch a new online career awareness program for elementary students March 12. The Galaxy program,...

Scholarships available

Kay County American Farmers & Ranchers have announced plans to give out two $500 county match scholarships for high school...

Scholarships available at NOC

TONKAWA — Northern Oklahoma College freshman basketball player Andrew Gronigan is the Donald R. Hays Scholarship recipient for the 2019-2020...