Kegans Scholarship Awarded To Athletic Training Major



TONKAWA — Northern Oklahoma College Athletic Trainer Johanna McCray was awarded the Nevona Kegans Scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year last Monday night. McCray is a Physical Education/Athletic Training major who graduated from Berkner High School in Richardson, Texas. She was presented the award by NOC President Dr. Cheryl Evans. The Nevona Kegans scholarship is presented to an athletic training […]

NOC Hosting Free Tax Services



TONKAWA — Northern Oklahoma College and the Blackwell United Way are trying to make this year less taxing by providing free basic income tax return preparation for students, NOC employees, and area residents. Singles or families making less than $64,000 per year qualify for the free service. Certified NOC Business students and area volunteers will be available beginning Thursday, February […]

Thinking About History’s Terrible Sports Teams



By DAVID MILLER News Sports EditorSClBMuch is made these days about social media. I’m no expert. In fact, the only social media in which I engage is Facebook. The best part about that device is that it permits communication between friends. Through it I have been able to locate and communicate with folks I hadn’t heard about for years. There […]

Get-N-Hooked Tournaments Cast Off



By KAY BOJORQUEZ News Staff Writer Get-N-Hooked’s rod and reel catfishing tournament season began with their first tournament on Sooner Lake Saturday, Jan. 20. Out of the 15 teams in attendance, Whisker Fever took the first place and over 40 pound fish wins. Their fish weighed in at 42.70 pounds. The points chase standing after the first tournament is Whisker […]

Area Calendar 2018-01-31



Every Day Principles Before Personalities, Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Harmony House upstairs (use south entrance by parking lot). Twice a Month Friday or Saturday Christian Singles Group meets twice a month, for more information on time and place, call 763-5945 or 762-1295. Every Sunday Flea Market At VFW, 6 a.m.-2 p.m., VFW Post, 3001 East Prospect, Ponca City, Vendor Spaces […]

Promotion Announced



Jay Underwood Jay Underwood has been promoted at First National Bank of Oklahoma to Assistant Vice President. He is a graduate of Ponca City High Scho… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Newkirk Chamber Honorees



NEWKIRK — The Newkirk Chamber of Commerce honored Karen Dye as Citizen of the year at the recent Chamber of Commerce dinner.Leaming Construction was … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Emergency Sirens To Sound Thursday 2018-01-31



The testing of the Ponca City emergency siren warning system will be held at noon, every Thursday, according to emergency management operations direct… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

New Law Office Opens



John T. Green John T. Green is announcing the opening of his new law office, Green Law PLLC, which is located at 121 East Grand in downtown Ponca City… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Retraining Underway at PTC Now For Former Smith Bits Workers



Over a dozen employees who were laid off during the Smith Bits plant shut down in Ponca City have chosen to retrain for new careers at Pioneer Technology Center (PTC). “When we first learned of the closure, we immediately began working with Ponca City Development Authority and Workforce Oklahoma as well other community leaders to find a way to assist […]


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