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Religion

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...

Why did you despise the word?

Pastor Steve EllisonDavid’s life was a roller coaster ride if there ever was one. He lived a quiet life away...

Pancake supper planned

Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 2800 Turner Road, will hold a Fat Tuesday Pancake Supper and silent auction on March...

Ancient faith and iconic images of martyrs

After one trip into Libya as a migrant worker, Tawadros Youssef Tawadros reported that he had been warned that his...

How long will you mourn?

Pastor Steve EllisonAt the conclusion of the period of the Judges, God’s people begged for a king. God in His...


Teacher of the Year banquet Tuesday

The Ponca City Public School District is proud to announce and honor the 2020 Teacher of the Year (TOY) nominees. The District Teacher of the...

Delegation split on support for spending bill

By ABBY BITTERMANGaylord NewsWASHINGTON — Oklahoma’s delegation was split on Thursday’s votes for a $333 billion spending package that includes fundin... Please login below or...

Teacher, student save choking boy

LYDIA RHODD hugs Lincoln Elementary teacher Emberley Robertson during an assembly Thursday morning recognizing Emberley for saving her son, Warren Rho... Please login below or...

District explores after school care

The Ponca City Public School district is exploring the possibility of adding after school care for elementary and prekindergarten age students for the... Please login...

Weekend Events

Weekend events in the Ponca City area. FridayValentine dinner and dance at the Moose Lodge will be held from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Stacey...

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Nearly News

Nearly News – 2019-02-16

Beginning Thursday, Feb. 21 at 8 a.m. the Kaw Dam Road crossing will be closed until 5 p.m. There will be signs and warning flashers at Highway 60, the COE (Corp of Engineers) office, just after Sun N Fun water park and Enterprise Rd., alerting drivers of the closure. This work is taking place to remove equipment stored under the […]

Nearly News – 2019-02-14

Southbound I-35 is narrowed to one lane between south of Braman at mile marker 225 and SH-11 (mm 222) in Kay County for surface repairs through the month of February. Motorists are advised to expect delays and to use caution in the area.

Business

Sales tax returns down slightly

By STEVE DYEsteve@poncacitynews.comSales tax returns for Ponca City for the previous reported month, spanning Dec. 16, 2018, to Jan. 15, 2019, have be... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this...

PCDA sets Thursday meeting

The Ponca City Development Authority will meet in regular session on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 a.m. in the Ponca City Chamber of Commerce boardroom.T... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News...

Business seminars planned

Two new upcoming small business seminars have been announced by the Pioneer Technology Center.Small Business and Incubator Manager Robert Howard relea... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username...

January construction permits

By STEVE DYEsteve@poncacitynews.comJust over half-a-million dollars in commercial construction and building permits were generated in the first month ... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember...

Education

Ponca City mentor honored at Mentor Day

CHRISTIAN ROCKWELL (second from left), a volunteer with the Northern Oklahoma Academic Tutoring Foundation in Ponca City, receives an Outstanding...

DECA chapter competes at conference

PONCA CITY's DECA Chapter recently attended the 67th DECA Career Development Conference held at the Sheraton Reed Center and Rose...

OSU presents ‘A Night at the Opera’

THE OKLAHOMA State State University Symphony Orchestra and OSU Opera will present a performance at the Seretean Center for the...

Locals makes list

TALEQUAH — Northeastern State University is pleased to announce that 872 students met the criteria to be named to the...

Students make OBU honor roll

Several area residents were named on Oklahoma Baptist University’s academic honor roll for the fall 2018 semester.The President’s Honor Roll...