“Killers of the Flower Moon” Big In Fairfax



FAIRFAX — Scores of people were waiting in line at Fairfax’s Tallchief Theatre on Sunday, April 30. They were there to get their hot off the press c… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Docking To Speak At Cowley Commencement



ARKANSAS CITY — William R. (Bill) Docking, chairman of Union State Bank in Arkansas City and City Bank & Trust Company, Guymon, OK, will be the featured speaker at Cowley College’s 94th Commencement exercises held at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13 inside W.S. Scott Auditorium. Docking previously gave Cowley College’s Commencement address in 1999. “It is an […]

Dutton Named CowleyStudent of the Year



ARKANSAS CITY — Hard working, involved, and always positive, these are some of the words used to describe Cowley College sophomore Kyndal Dutton, who was named the Student of the Year during the annual Honors and Awards ceremony held Tuesday in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. Dutton was recently named a Phi Theta Kappa Coca-Cola New Century Scholar and […]

My Most Memorable Moment



In 1952 Rosemary’s parents, Estella and Paul Focke, owned Wimpy’s Restaurant on North Fourteenth Street in Ponca City. The restaurant was a family affair which included Rosemary working as a waitress. On one bright fall day, a handsome young man walked into the restaurant and caught her eye. Rosemary made a point of waiting on the young man. Rosemary found […]

World Traveler Comes Full Circle



Yvonne Sanders began her life simply in 1937 down on the Arkansas River banks near Blackburn, Oklahoma. There she spent the first eight years of her life. At the age of eight she and her family moved to Red Rock where she graduated high school and later met her farm boy husband from Marland. Little did Yvonne know that she […]

PTK, KBD Induct Ponca Students



TONKAWA — Xi Theta Chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society welcomed 52 new members, including 22 from Ponca City, for the spring s… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

What is National Lipid Day?



If you follow the news or read social media, you know that every day of the year is a National Day of something. There is a National Day Calendar (www.nationaldaycalendar.com), and it lists over 1500 different designations. This particular calendar is fun to browse through as it provides interesting facts about the month and the designations. In addition to the […]

Graduation Awards at K-9 Club



Julie Chandler and her six-year-old English Bulldog “Nikki” were awarded at the Kay-9 dog Obedience Club of Ponca City on its recent graduation night…. Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Cowley Performers Entertain At Year’s End Honors Recital



ARKANSAS CITY — Demonstrating dedication and hard work throughout the school year, a select group of students were chosen to perform at Thursday night’s honors recital held at the First Presbyterian Church in Arkansas City. The Cowley College Visual and Performing Arts Department put on the recital which featured vocal and instrumental music students. Fourteen vocal students and four instrumental […]

Run for Babies Set For May 13 At Lake Ponca Swim Beach



The 2017 Ponca City Run for Babies will be held on May 13.This will be the second annual Fun Run/Walk in Ponca City, a family-friendly event where th… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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