Gene Boyd Roberts Sr.



Gene Boyd Roberts Sr., of Fairfax, died Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was 82. A funeral service under the direction of Hunsaker Wooten Funeral Home will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Fairfax.

Local ManSentenced



NEWKIRK — Nelson Roughface III, 35, Ponca City, entered no contest pleas in Kay County District Court in four felony cases including charges of robber… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Passing Of An Era With Her Service



The memorial service for Barbara Bush over the weekend marked the passing of an era.The outpouring of praise for a woman who was an unselfconscious me… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

One Percent Chance He’s Not a Self-Dramatizing Fruitcake



There have been a lot of questions about why Trump fired James Comey, ever since he announced to NBC’s Lester Holt — incomprehensibly — that it was hi… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Ann M. Strickland



Ann M. Strickland, age 80, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away on Sunday, April, 22, 2018. Ann was born on Feb. 16, 1938, in Savannah, Ga., the daughter of James and Grace McGaughey. After graduating from Savannah High School in 1956, she started her first job at Union Camp Corporation. She met the love of her life, […]

Betty Jo Myers Whitfield



Betty Jo Myers Whitfield, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, in Ponca City. She was 87. Betty was born on May 11, 1930, in Perry, the daughter of George H. and Clara Pagel. She married Charles “Bob” Myers on Sept. 17, 1950. Following his death, she married James Whitfield on March 15, 2008, in Eureka Springs, Ark. She was a […]

South Avenue Project Starts in May

CITY COMMISSIONERS approved a contract Monday to reconfigure South Avenue into a three-lane street from four. Construction will begin in mid-May and s… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Larry Ray Graham



Larry Ray Graham, age 80, longtime resident of Ponca City, passed away Sunday, April 22, 2018, at his home with his wife by his side. A graveside service with U.S. Army Honors will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 27, at Sunset Memorial Park with Albert Plumley of First Baptist Church in Shidler officiating. Arrangements are under the direction […]

Bay Hits Milestone



RYAN BAY of Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa recently won his 500th game as a baseball coach. TONKAWA — A significant milestone was reached last week… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Wilma Mae Mullennax



Wilma Mae Mullennax, longtime resident of Ponca City, passed away at her home Sunday, April 22, 2018. She was 89. A funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 26, at Sunset Baptist Church with the Rev. Matt Click officiating. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, […]


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