Local News

Fair Starts This Week | September 09, 2018 BLACKWELL — The 101st Kay County Free Fair kicks off Tuesday at the Blackwell Fairgrounds, 800 South Main. This year’s fair will feature a beer garden, live entertainment, mutton busting, Crawford’s Circus Side Show, fireworks and food. Entries for domestic science and arts will be accepted Monday 6-8 p.m. at the Expo […]

City Calendar

| September 09, 2018 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, […]

Local Sports

FOR MORE AREA FOOTBALL INFORMATION BE SURE TO VIEW THE OKLAHOMA FOOTBALL TAB ========== Last Minute Big Plays Doom Wildcats at Guthrie | September 09, 2018 GUTHRIE — The Guthrie Bluejays have made a living during the young 2018 football season off of their opponents’ turnovers. Friday’s game with the Ponca City Wildcats was a continuation of that theme as […]

Today In History

Today is Sunday, Sept. 9, the 252nd day of 2018. There are 113 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 9, 1850, California became the 31st state of the union. On this date: In 1543, Mary Stuart was crowned Queen of Scots at Stirling Castle, nine months after she was born. In 1776, the second Continental […]


Alan Brauer Anderson | September 09, 2018 Alan Brauer Anderson, 83, died on Sept. 3, 2018, in Bowling Green, Ky., after a long battle with heart disease. Alan was born to the late Homer and Margaret Brauer Anderson in Oklahoma City. He attended high school in Ponca City, and graduated from Knox College with a BA in Philosophy. Alan went […]

Local Meetings

Retired Educators To Meet | September 09, 2018 The Kay County Retired Educators’ Association will be meeting on Monday, Sept. 10, 2018, at 11:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at the NOC cafeteria in Tonkawa. Lunch will be available for $10. The program will be presented by Jon Cunningham, area director for the Ponca City Big Brothers Big Sisters […]

What’s Happening

Weekend Happenings 2018-09-07 Weekend events in the Ponca City area. Friday The Ponca City Wildcats will play at Guthrie at 7 p.m. Dirty Erin will perform at The Fox. Saturday The Ponca City Farmer’s Market from 8-10:30 a.m. Pioneer Woman circle. The market is also open on Tuesdays. Cherokee Strip Golf Classic continues at the Ponca City Country Club. Classic […]


Church Briefs 2018-09-07 | September 07, 2018 Prophetic Revival Planned Powerhouse of Faith Christian Center, 114 North Oak, will host a Prophetic Revival on Sept. 19-21 at 6 p.m. —————— Teacher Appreciation Event The Tonkawa Ministerial Alliance will host a teacher appreciation event 6 p.m. on Sept. 16 at Tonkawa’s First United Methodist Church, 212 N. Main. ========== For More […]

Kay County Detention Center Bookings

| September 07, 2018 NEWKIRK — Those booked in the Kay County Detention Center this week include: Anthony Scott Beard, 39, Kingwood, Texas, was booked in on a failure to pay warrant and released. Billy Allen Belair, 38, Arkansas City, Kan., was booked in on drug warrants from Cowley County. Bailey Danielle Coble, 26, Ponca City, was booked in on […]


Hall of Fame Awards Dinner Sept. 27 | September 07, 2018 The second annual Po-Hi Alumni Hall of Fame awards dinner has been set for Thursday, Sept. 27, to honor selected past graduates of Ponca City High School. Ceremonies will be held in the Carolyn Renfro Event Center, located at 445 Fairview Avenue, at 7 p.m. Eight former students will […]

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