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. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

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 […]

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 […]

Nearly News – 2017-12-24

Effective Jan. 1, 2018 The Ponca City News monthly rate will increase by $1. This is the first rate increase in over 11 years. The cost of news print and production has increased dramatically over the years. The newspaper carriers have also not received a raise in pay during this time and they will receive a portion of the increase. […]


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