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Religion

Forgiven Quartet announces retirement

THE FORGIVEN Quartet is retiring at the end of the year. One of their last shows is scheduled at St....

Pecan Sale

FIRST UNITED Methodist Church UMW members including, from left, Suzi Lenhart, Mary Lou Lorett and Valinda Goeppinger, are now selling...

Church Briefs 2018-11-16

Thanksgiving Food FairThe 19th Annual Pre-Thanksgiving Food Fair at Grace Episcopal Church, 109 North 13th Street, will be held Saturday,...

Tree Dedication

THE CITY of Lutherstadt Wittenberg, located in Upper Saxony, the southern part of what was once East Germany, has planted 500...

Albright United Methodist Women make stockings

ALBRIGHT UNITED Methodist Women prepared stockings for the Cookson Hills Center in eastern Oklahoma. Front row from left are: Lynnita...


Manhunt ends for murder suspect

The manhunt for 22-year-old Waylon Dehaven Rhodd, believed to be responsible in the killing of Ponca City resident Jessie Len Trimble III over the wee......

Fire Causes Damage

A GARAGE fire was reported before noon on Monday at 63609 US Highway 60 in the McCord area. Fire crews from McCord, Osage Cove and...

Scouting for Food Drive

PONCA CITY AREA Cub Scouts, Scouts and Venture Scouts spent last weekend hosting a Scouting for Food Drive at Walmart. Cub Scouts from Pack 3517,...

Offices to be closed

The City of Ponca City offices will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 22 and Friday, Nov. 23 for Thanksgiving. Residential refuse will not be picked...

Annual Lighting Display

THE BLUE ANGEL decoration, a part of the Festival of Angels holiday lighting display, is raised early Monday morning next to the Pioneer Woman Statue.......

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Nearly News

Nearly News – 2018-11-20

A free Thanksgiving meal hosted by Ponca City Foursquare and First Lutheran Church will be held on Thursday, Nov. 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m. at 700 West Broadway. The meal includes turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, pies and more.

Nearly News – 2018-11-19

Ponca City Chamber offices will be closing on Wednesday, Nov. 21 at 3 p.m. The offices will also be closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Please make sure you have enough Santa Buck tickets to get you through the week and weekend.

Business

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

THE PONCA City Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Sheffield Travel. Cutting the ribbon are owners Todd and Julie Sheffield... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News...

Chamber Ribbon Cutting

THE PONCA City Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly reopened Rockin’ Horse Saloon, located at 2200 East Coleman R... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News...

PC agency offers for-hire decorating for Christmas

With the Christmas holidays approaching, local resident David VanBuskirk has launched a new business offering the services of holiday lighting profess... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username...

Rural broadband service available

WASHINGTON D.C. — Assistant to the Secretary for Rural Development Anne Hazlett announced this week that USDA is investing in infrastructure projects... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article....

Education

Donation given to Blackwell band

BLACKWELL HIGH band students are pictured with the school’s new five-octave Rosewood marimba purchased through a generous donation to the...

Ponca Princess Visits School

PONCA PRINCESS Alain’s Herrera, visited Union Elementary School during Native American Heritage week. She is pictured here with 5th grade...

Students of the Month

THE PIONEER Technology Center (PTC) November Students of the Month are Morgan Fortkamp and Elizabeth Hockert. Representing the Cosmetology program,...

Donation Made

BLACKWELL DENTISTRY donated a refrigerator to the Family and Consumer Science class at Ponca City’s East Middle School recently. Pictured...

Prize Winners

STUDENTS AT Union Elementary School recently won prizes by answering daily trivia questions about the book they are currently reading,...