Doug Blubaugh Continues To Receive Honors



By DAVID MILLER News Sports EditorSClBPonca City’s Doug Blubaugh has picked up another honor. Blubaugh and Ponca City’s Shelby Wilson made Olympics history in 1960 when they both won Gold Medals in freestyle wrestling. The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame inducted Blubaugh into its ranks in a ceremony Monday night. The honor was long overdue and it is too bad […]

Christian Trio To Play Poncan



Contemporary Christian recording trio Point of Grace comes to the Poncan Theatre for one special performance only at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 25. The three time Grammy-nominated and 13 time Dove award honorees are known for their close harmonies and uplifting selections. A limited number of special VIP tickets are available for $30. This includes a Meet & Greet […]

Open Auditions for ‘The Cat in the Hat’ to be Held at Poncan Theatre



The Evans Children’s Academy of the Performing Arts and the Poncan Theatre have announced open auditions for “The Cat in the Hat” at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 5 and Wednesday, Sept. 6 at the Poncan Theatre. Children must be 8 years of age or older to audition. Everyone’s favorite cat comes to mischievous life in this theatrical adaptation of […]

Ponca City Athletes Win NOC Basketball Camp Awards



TONKAWA — Jasmine Sodowsky and Ava O’Neill, Ponca City, were named Outstanding Offensive Player and Outstanding Rebounder, respectively, for Grades 3-4 at the Northern Oklahoma College Girls Basketball Camp for Grades 3-6. Ali Sneath, who attends Frontier School, was named Outstanding Playmaker. Ali Fogle, Shidler, won the Jared Weiberg Hustle Award. In Grades 5-6 division, Shidler campers Renae Mitchell and […]

Cowley College Continues Tradition Of Buying Steer To Donate Meat



ARKANSAS CITY — To show continued support for the Cowley County 4-H youth program and the community food banks, the college purchased a steer during Monday night’s Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction held at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The 1,140 pound steer was presented by Malorie Depenbusch, an upcoming senior at Udall High School. Malorie is the daughter of […]

More August Sky Watching



August 21, 2017, is the date of the “Great American Eclipse,” and you have likely been hearing all kinds of news about the event. The Automobile Association of America has indicated that this is likely to be one of the most heavily traveled days, as there is a significant population base that is within a couple of hours travel time […]

Cowley College and Wichita State Sign 2+2 Articulation Agreement in Engineering



ARKANSAS CITY — On Thursday, August 3, representatives from Cowley College and Wichita State University met at the Cowley College Mulvane site to officially sign articulation agreements between the two institutions for five engineering programs. Programs included are computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering. These agreements represent a true 2+2 arrangement between the two institutions […]

Ponca Powwow



Ponca Tribe’s 141st Annual Celebration Set For Aug. 23-27SClBWHITE EAGLE — White Eagle Park, home of the modern intertribal powwow and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, will be filled with hundreds of campers, dancers and tourists from across the country as the 141st annual Ponca Powwow begins its four-day run on Thursday, August 23. HISTORY The Ponca […]

‘Breakfast With Tim’



All Conoco, ConocoPhillips and Phillips 66 retirees are encouraged to attend the annual “Breakfast with Tim” on Tuesday, August 22 in the Atrium … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Work Day Set At Coon Creek



Alternative dates have been set to assemble the brand new playground equipment at Coon Creek Cove at Kaw Lake.The first date was cancelled due to a de… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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