NOC’s Stinson Publishes Poetry Book



TONKAWA — Northern Oklahoma College Language Arts instructor Dr. Don Stinson recently published a book of poetry. Stinson’s poetry collection, Flatline Horizon, contains poems written over a number of years. Most of the poems revolve around exterior and interior landscapes—nature and cities but also the emotional and psychological reactions to them. The publisher is Mongrel Empire Press from Norman. Flatline […]

Arts and Humanities Council Will Present Free Concert



Ponca City Arts and Humanities Council will host their last event of the year on Friday, Nov. 16, a free concert and dance featuring guitarists Mark Galloway and Jerry Wilson. This free performance will take place on at the VFW Post #1201 located at 2821 East Prospect Avenue. The event starts at 8 p.m., with the doors opening at 7 […]

Large Turnout For Cowley College’s Senior Day Event



ARKANSAS CITY — More than 200 students and guests turned out for Cowley College’s Senior Day event held Wednesday, October 24 on the school’s main campus in Arkansas City. The students were from high schools in Kansas and Oklahoma. The day began with a Senior Day video in the Robert Brown Theatre put together by the Cowley College Marketing and […]

Billings Community Celebrates 30th Wheat Country Festival



HAY BALE decorating contest winners at the 30th annual Billings Wheat Festival were Kyle Dolezal, Ashley Burdg, and OnCue. The large round bales were … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Cowley To Screen Citizen Soldier Film



ARKANSAS CITY — As part of the Veterans Day celebration at Cowley College, Staff Sergeant Justin Smith will serve as the featured speaker during the screening of Citizen Soldier. The screening will take place at 11:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room and is open to the public. The event is being co-hosted by Cowley […]

Funerals 2018-11-07



Thursday Jimmy Dean Bounds — A funeral ceremony to celebrate Jimmy’s life will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018 at the Newpoint Church with Pastor Kyle Megenity officiating. Jimmy will be laid to rest with U.S. Army Honors at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 at the Vamoosa Cemetery in Konawa. Arrangements are under the direction of […]

Xi Zeta Lambda Chapter Meets



Xi Zeta Lambda Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met Nov. 1 in the home of Jeannine Gemmill with 15 members repeating the Opening Ritual. Jackie Hall introdu… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Doris Maxine Garroutte



Doris Maxine Garroutte (a/k/a Dusty) passed away unexpectedly Nov. 2, 2018, in Ponca City at the age of 83. Dusty was born to John and Beulah Garroutte at Fairfax on Nov. 9, 1934. Her parents preceded her in death. Just one month prior to her death, Dusty enjoyed a last reunion with her family. She is survived by her three […]

Milton Glenn Kreger



Milton Glenn Kreger was born on Sept. 3, 1938 to Earl Judson and Lucille Bunch Kreger in Tonkawa. He departed this life on Nov. 3, 2018 in Broken Arrow at the age of 80. Glenn grew up and attended school in Tonkawa. On Oct. 5, 1957 he married Brenda Kay Bailey and from their union came one daughter, Cheryl. In […]

TOPS Chapter Meets



On Nov. 5, 2018 TOPS 0308 met at the Presbyterian Church, 14th and Grand Ave after members weighed-in, Leader Katie Goss opened the meeting and asked … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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