Miss NOC Tonkawa 2019 Crowned



MISS NORTHERN Oklahoma College Tonkawa 2019 Karli Lovelace of Stillwater receives her crown from Miss NOC Tonkawa 2018 Telara Day of Owasso. Karli Lov… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Taylor Named Recipient of John R. Watts Memorial Scholarship



ARKANSAS CITY — Wishing to honor the legacy of hard work and generosity that her father left behind, Jana Lumbert and her husband, Ross, recently established the John R. Watts Memorial Scholarship at Cowley College. The first recipient of the John R. Watts Memorial Scholarship is Cowley College sophomore Jacob Taylor, who is a member of the Cowley College cross […]

Area Calendar 2018-10-31



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 […]

Friday’s Game Was Long? Some Have Been Longer



By DAVID MILLER News Sports Writer Last Friday night the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Boston Red Sox played an 18-inning game as the third game of this year’s World Series. At my advanced age I don’t do well with late night television viewing. The decision was made at our house to turn off the TV at the end of […]

Holiday Church Dinner Set in Braman



BRAMAN — The Braman United Methodist Church will hold its annual Thanksgiving dinner on Wednesday, November 7. Numerous crafts, homemade pies, cinnamon rolls, fruit breads, home- canned fruit, vegetables, pickles, baked goods, jams and jellies, and other items will be on sale in the foyer starting at 4 p.m. Dinner will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. It will […]

Thanking Our Veterans



The annual Veterans Day Parade — designated with Regional Veterans Day Parade status by the Veterans Administration and winner of a National Community Service award just last year — will be held this Saturday, Nov. 3. And it promises to be the biggest and best yet show of the immense respect and support Ponca City and surrounding communities have for […]

All About Science – Spooky All Hallow’s Eve



It is Halloween or All Hallow’s Eve, so what better topic than a creepy story? The first one that comes to mind may be Frankenstein. It is important to remember that Frankenstein was the creator not the creature. He was attempting to do something wonderful. Mary Shelley created the story in 1816 during a rainy stay in Geneva. There are […]

‘Doubt: A Parable’ Comes To OSU Theatre in November



STILLWATER — Tickets are on sale for the Oklahoma State University Department of Theatre’s production of Doubt: A Parable. John Patrick Shanley’s Doubt: A Parable, premiered on Broadway in 2005. The production won a Tony for Best Play and was made into a popular film starring Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman in 2008. While the primary storyline is inherently […]

NOC Woodworking Class Begins Nov. 1



TONKAWA – Northern Oklahoma College’s “Woodworking Class,” a community enrichment course, begins Nov. 1 on the NOC campus. NOC woodworking class instructor Rick Allan said the class will begin Thursday, Nov. 1 and continue on Tuesdays and Thursdays through Dec. 13. Participants will meet in the woodshop located in the Creative Arts Building on the Tonkawa campus from 6 p.m. […]

Former Ponca Citian To Sign Books



Former Ponca Citian Haley Scully will be at Brace Books & More on Sunday, Nov. 4 at 1:30 p.m. to sign her new book “Land & Sky.” In 2011, Haley began writing the story she believed God was creating in her life to encourage others to trust Him and take hard steps of faith in their own lives. This incredible […]


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