Tortured logic at the Federal Reserve



I’ve been shouting from the rooftops for six months that the Federal Reserve is too tight on money and that this lack of dollar liquidity has cut into… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

McFarlin, Love hired at Po-Hi



By DAVID MILLERsports@poncacitynews.comThe hiring of two new coaches at Ponca City High School was approved Monday by the Board of Education.One of th… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Rhod Buser



Rhod Buser, long-time resident of Ponca City, passed away peacefully on June 10th, 2019, at his home with his loving family by his side. He was 82. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m, Thursday, June 13th, 2019 at The Trout Funeral Home and Crematory, 505 West Grand Avenue with the chaplain Justin Pickup officiating. He […]

Frederick Lawrence ‘Fred’ Boettcher



Frederick Lawrence “Fred” Boettcher, long-time Ponca City resident, community leader and philanthropist, died peacefully Sunday, June 9, 2019, at his home surrounded by his family. He was 80. A Requiem Mass will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, June 14, 2019, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Ponca City. A Celebration of Life is scheduled for 2 p.m. the same day […]

Boettcher shared his time, talent



Fred Boettcher By CAREY HEADSpecial to The NewsHis heroes were JFK, wife Sue, and brothers, Mike and Tom. In equal measure.He cheered for the underdog… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Shirlee Myrlene Ebert



Shirlee Myrlene Ebert of Blackwell, Oklahoma, died Monday, June 10, 2019, in the Blackwell Regional Hospital at the age of 83 years. Services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m., Monday, June 17th in the Roberts and Son Funeral Home Chapel in Blackwell with burial to follow in the Blackwell Cemetery. Eastern Star will perform final rites.

Irmagene Louise Parks



Irmagene Louise Parks, former of Newkirk, died Friday, June 7, 2019 at her home in Guthrie. She was 90. The daughter and one of 12 children of Archie John and Minnie (Speers) Maze, Irmagene was born April 3, 1929 in Hardy, Okla. She grew up and began her education in Hardy, attending through the 7th grade. She lived with her […]

Edward Eugene Law



Edward Eugene “Gene” Law, longtime Newkirk resident, died Sunday, May 26, 2019 in Alliance Health Ponca City. He was 95. The son of Dewey George Law and Alta Faye (Goodno) Law, Gene was born Feb. 20, 1924 in Ponca City. He grew up and received his education in Newkirk. On Oct. 28, 1942 Gene and Anna Lucille Shupe were married […]

Betty Lou Sparks Simpson



Betty Lou Sparks Simpson, age 91, formerly of Ponca City, resident of Frisco, TX, passed peacefully Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Frisco. Friends and loved ones may pay their respects at Trout Funeral Home Thursday June 13 from 3-8 pm with the family present to greet friends from 5-6. Betty’s life will be celebrated at a funeral ceremony held at […]

City declares an emergency



By CODY GRIESELcody@poncacitynews.comThe Ponca City Commission approved declaring an emergency situation during its Monday night meeting to expedite t… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.


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