Work Party Planned for Veteran’s Memorial Project Restorations and Repairs



The Veteran Memorial Restoration Project, sponsored by the Ponca City VFW Post 1201 and Veterans Day Parade Committee and funded by Creekside Village Assisted Living Center, is repairing and restoring the final resting place of all veterans interred at IOOF Cemetery. Many monuments have eroded due to the effects of time and weather. Many others have been damaged or vandalized. […]

Bannister Did What Some Thought Impossible



By DAVID MILLER News Sports WriterSClBIs it just my imagination, or has the sport of track and field faded to relative obscurity? Seems to me that when I was a youngster, many of those who excelled at one of the track or field events were household names. Quick, other than what’s his name Bolt, who are the top stars in […]

Aviation Foundation Donates Funds to Public Schools



The Ponca City Aviation Foundation recently donated a $500 Walmart gift card to all schools in the district to be used for classroom supplies, clothing or other student needs. The letter from the Aviation Foundation states that “Our organization focuses its resources on the youth of Ponca City and the north central Oklahoma region. The money we provide is derived […]

American Sign Language Course Offered in Stillwater



STILLWATER — Stillwater residents interested in learning American Sign Language (ASL) are encouraged to enroll in classes offered this spring by OSU Arts and Sciences Outreach at the Stillwater Public Library. The introductory course takes place each Tuesday, April 3-May 15, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The non-credit classes are intended for the general public, and those who register […]

Cowley College and Wellington High Team Up for Kansas Strong Event



ARKANSAS CITY — The Kansas Oil and Gas Resources Fund: Kansas Strong, is inviting K-12 teachers to join them at a complimentary Energy Education Workshop held May 5 in Wellington. The event is being hosted by Cowley College and Wellington High School teachers/education students. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 1700 East 16th Street. […]

About That Flu Shot…



The 2017-2018 flu season has been one for the record books, and the effectiveness of the flu vaccine prepared for this flu season did not perform as hoped. Because the vaccine did not perform as expected, you might ask why? And, you might ask just how is the vaccine developed in the first place? According to a report in December […]

Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt Set In Blackwell for March 24



BLACKWELL — The 10th Annual Community Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 24 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Blackwell. Five local churches will be participating. If you would like to donate door prizes or make a monetary donation to this family oriented community event, please contact the Methodist […]

Senior Fraud Conference Set April 19



A Senior Fraud Conference is being brought to Ponca City on Thursday, April 19. The Conference is from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.The free conference will be… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Area Calendar 2018-03-14



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 […]

Second Half Taxes Due Before April 1



NEWKIRK — Kay County Treasurer, Christy Kennedy reminds tax payers that second half taxes are due before April 1.“Paying online is free with eCheck at… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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