Samuel Matthew Barber



Samuel Matthew Barber of Blackwell died early Friday morning, Nov. 30, 2018, in the Tuality Community Hospital in Hillsboro, Oregon, at the age of 95 years. Samuel Matthew Barber was born on June 29, 1923, in rural South Haven, Kan., to Elmer Matthew and Mildred Jane Cathy Barber. He attended Blackwell High School and graduated in 1941, then furthered his […]

Steven Tucker



Steven Tucker, resident of Fairfax, passed away at his home Dec. 2, 2018. He was 73 years old. Services are pending with Trout Funeral Home and Crematory.

Fairly quiet November



By GARY MCMANUSState ClimatologistOklahoma MesonetMuch of Oklahoma’s weather was downright boring during November — cold and dry with a few warm days … Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Carolyn S. Sneed



Carolyn S. Sneed passed away Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018 at the Ponca City hospital. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Everette R. Sneed. She is survived by her three sons Tracy, Terry and Gary Sneed; many grandchildren; and three great-grandsons. A memorial gathering will be held at a later date for her immediate family. She […]

Chairs, vice chairs announced



OKLAHOMA CITY — President Pro Tempore-designate Greg Treat named the chairs and vice chairs of the Senate standing committees for the 57th Legislature… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Jewish example at Christmas



“We waited six-and-a-half years to have children, and within seven months we became a family of four.” That has been the real-life experience of Malka… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Museum will host events



BLACKELL — Top of Oklahoma Historical Society Museum in Blackwell has the Electric Park Pavilion ready for Christmas. All families are encouraged to v… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Educating the public on wind farms



Mark Yates By CODY GRIESELNews Staff WriterA tour to the Osage Wind Farm was held Friday as part of the Leadership Oklahoma program to help spread the… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Flags Lowered

U.S. AND state flags are flying at half-staff until sunset on Dec. 30 to honor former U.S. President George Herbert Walker Bush, who died on Friday at… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Helping Children

PONCA CITY Head Start/Early Head Start is looking for donors to fill a Christmas stocking for less fortunate children. Pick a stocking to fill from on… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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