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Weekend Happenings – 2018-12-14

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Weekend events in the Ponca City area. Friday Festival of Angels lighting display will be open from 6 to 10 p.m. VFW members are invited to t… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot Password

Dwight Leatherman

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Dwight Leatherman, loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend entered the Gates of Heaven peacefully at his home in Ponca City, Okla. Dec. 10th, 2018 surrounded by his family following a courageous thirty-month battle with lung cancer. Dwight was born Feb. 2, 1945 in Wichita, Kan. to Floyd and Lula Mae Johnson Leatherman, the baby of six children. He was […]

Democrats can still lose 2020

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Donald Trump probably can’t win the 2020 presidential election, but the Democrats can lose it.What I mean is that in a contest between Trump and a gen… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Albright to present program

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Under the leadership of musical director Pat Purkey, Albright United Methodist Church will be presenting a special musical program on Sunday, Dec. 16,… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

James Lyman Lockett

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

James Lyman (Jim) Lockett, retired Fairfax rancher, died on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 after a short illness, at the age of 88. He was born on April 13, 1930, in Muskogee, Okla., to Victor and Helen Lockett. He grew up in Fairfax, Okla. and graduated from high school there in 1947, going on to get a degree in Business Administration […]

Funerals

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Saturday Thomas Miner — Memorial services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 in the Ranch Drive Baptist Church with Pastor Bob Ryan officiating. Honorary casket bearers will be his grandkids. Military honors are under the direction of Fort Sill Army Base. Online guest registry is available at www.gracememorialchpel.net Linda Sue Waltermire Powers, Ed.D — A celebration of […]

Conversation shifts from nuclear weapons to trench warfare

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The state of nature before civilization. The Austro-Hungarian Empire. Financial instability. Politics in Brazil. Refugees from Ho… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Who are these men with you?

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

Pastor Steve EllisonWhen God speaks, we should listen. When God asks a question, we should pay close attention. Maybe we can learn from the questions… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

Christmas program Sunday

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

The Billings Community Christmas program will be held on Sunday, Dec. 16 at the First Baptist Church beginning at 6 p.m. Scripture of the Christmas St… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.

GOP adrift in the era of Trump

By Ponca City News Staff | December 14, 2018

WASHINGTON — The Republican Party now approaches its lowest ebb since the Watergate fiasco of the early 1970s, having been devastated in the midterm c… Please login below or subscribe to the Ponca City News access this article.