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Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief

DISASTER RELIEF chainsaw teams were dispatched to the Grove area on Oct. 8. The area sustained heavy wind damage and...

Special Speaker AUMC Oct. 14

Rev. Derrek Belase United Methodist Women will be recognized at Sunday morning’s service at Albright United Methodist Church, 128 South...

Choosing Crowd or Crew

RENEE SPEARS' Pygamy Goat Tweedledum gave birth to two babies recently, making some happy they chose a crew over crowd....

Friendship Feast Fundraiser Planned

The Friendship Feast Fall Fundraiser, a two option “Baked Potato Bar,” is set for Friday, Oct. 19, from 4:30 to...

Blackwell First United Methodist Celebrating 125 Years

BLACKWELL First United Methodist Church was located at First and Bridge beginning in 1911. The church is now located at...


Honor Guard

MEMBERS OF THE Ponca City Fire Department Honor Guard recently traveled to Oklahoma City to assist in ceremonies during the 19th annual Oklahoma State... Please...

Fall Colors Begin

COOLER NIGHTS has hopefully kick-started the appearance of deep, fall colors to north-central Oklahoma. Cold (but not freezing) overnight temperatures... Please login below or subscribe...

Active Shooter Drill

AN ACTIVE SHOOTER training drill today at Blackwell High School brought out law enforcement units, emergency medical personnel and ambulances from acr... Please login below...

Washington DA Won’t File Charges

THE WASHINGTON County DA has declined to file charges concerning allegations of inmate abuse at the Kay County Detention Center. (News File Photo by R......

Deputies Find Drugs, Cash at Traffic Stop

A TRAFFIC STOP on Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of S Street and Highland Avenue, just west of Ponca City, led to the discovery of...

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Nearly News

Nearly News 2018-10-18

Ponca City Country Club will have a Zombie Walk on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. $5 for non-members, Children 10 and under free. Anyone interested in being a Zombie actor, wear Zombie costume and show up at the Country Club this Sunday, Oct. 21, at 3 p.m. for rehearsal and to be assigned a role. Everyone will be a […]

Nearly News 2018-10-17

Ponca City Public Schools students will be out of school on Thursday, Oct. 18 and Friday, Oct. 19 for Fall Break. Classes will resume for all students on Monday, Oct. 22.

Business

Construction, Enforcement For September

Ponca City’s Development Services has released its construction and code enforcement activities for the month of September.All in, the total valuation... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username...

USDA Investing in Rural Areas

WASHINGTON D.C. — Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced this week that the United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) continues to invest in... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article....

Leach Paper Company Sold to Farha Wholesale

Ponca City’s Leach Paper Company, established in 1984 by Jim and Jan Leach, is being sold to another local firm, Farha Wholesale.The transfer of accou... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News...

PCDA Receives CouncilAward for Weld to Work

IEDC BOARD Craig Richard, CEcD; Kat Long, Small Business Coordinator, PCDA and Quinton Messer, Chair of the 2018 IEDC Conference. WASHINGTON, DC — ... Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access...

Education

Outstanding Faculty Award Given to OSU-Tulsa Teacher

Dr. Claudia Maldonado-Otto Oklahoma State University has announced that Dr. Claudia Maldonado-Otto, clinical assistant professor of teaching, learning... Please login...

Lead Like Me Training Event Held at School

TROUT ELEMENTARY students are shown taking part in Lead Like Me training on Oct. 2. All seven Ponca City elementary...

Overflow Tickets Available for Lecture

TONKAWA ­— Best Selling Author David Grann will be appearing at Northern Oklahoma College Tonkawa Oct. 17 as part of...

Nominations Accepted

TONKAWA — Northern Oklahoma College is seeking nominations for the 2019 NOC Distinguished Alumni Award.Nominations are due Nov. 1, according...

Production To Open on Friday

Audiences are invited to fly over the rainbow to the merry old Land of Oz with the Evans Children’s Academy...