Naomi Shelley



SHAWNEE — Naomi Shelley, 85, of Shawnee, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017, in Shawnee. She was born Aug. 12, 1932, the daughter of Amos and Irene LeClaire Warrior in Ponca City. Naomi was raised in Ponca City and graduated from Ponca City High School. She earned her associate’s degree from Phillips University. Naomi moved to Ft. Worth, Texas, where […]

New Life Trails Hosts Petting Nativity

OVER 200 children visited the nativity hosted by New Life Trails last Sunday. Mikaela Hardesty (left) and Leo Hardesty hold the bunnies at the life na… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Angel Tree Project Was a Big Success



THE MANY volunteers and sponsors are what made this year’s Angel Tree program a success reports the Salvation Army. By KAY BOJORQUEZNews Education Edi… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

City Calendar – 2017-12-24

Items for the City Calendar should be brought in or telephoned (765-3311) to Bob Patterson, at the Ponca City News, by Thursday noon, or sent to calen… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Letter To Santa

Dear Santa, This year I have done good and been nice. this week I was best bulldog and that means that I was the best kid in class. I hope you come… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Amarbe Pappan Jr.



Amarbe “M.R.” Pappan Jr., age 51, resident of Ponca City, passed away at his home on Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017. Amarbe was born on Nov. 30, 1966, the son of Amerce Pappan Sr. and Juanell Pappan in Claremore. He grew up in Ponca City and attended Ponca City Schools. Following his education he entered the carpentry industry. He was married […]

Jail Bookings



NEWKIRK — Those booked in the Kay County Detention Center this week include the following subjects.Michael Willis Buchanan, 35, Enid, was arrested by … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Johnie Glenn Cathey



JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Johnie “Jack” Glenn Cathey, 80 crossed the bar Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017. He was born May 20, 1937, in Tonkawa, the son of John and Francis “Fannie” Rhoda Cathey. Jack grew up in Tonkawa as a young boy. He graduated from Tonkawa High School and joined the U.S. Navy as a young man. He lived in Jacksonville, […]

Couple Married 73 Years



Mr. and Mrs. Phillip L. Corbin Mr. and Mrs. Phillip L. Corbin will be celebrating their 73rd wedding anniversary on Dec. 24 with family.Mr. Corbin, th… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Wishing You a Merry Christmas



Through the years there are some Christmas seasons that stand out in one’s memory. For instance, there was a time I had three young daughters at home…. Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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