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THE PONCA CITY

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THE PONCA CITY Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for K&G Mobile Auto Repair located at 1100 N. Union Street. Cutting the Ribbon are owners Greg and Karen Denney. Holding the ribbon are Shelby Pendergraft and Daniel Doering. Garrett Bowers presents them with their first dollar return on investment.
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Social Security and You

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By TOM MARGENAU Occasionally, I like to take a break from the routine of covering the same old Social Security questions over and over again. A couple of months ago, I wrote a column in which I shared a funny story involving my first day on the job as a newly minted clerk for the Social Security Administration.
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Some patients being sued

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Cinthya Arenas’ mind started racing after she opened her mail last month. Just under the “In the District Court of Kay County” header, there was her name in all caps followed by the words “petition for money due on account.” As she continued reading, the 24-year-old Ponca City resident began to suffer something she could only describe as “a panic attack” when it became clear what was happening: Alliance-Health Ponca City was suing her for $3,483.25 — plus $217 in interest — for treatment at the hospital in April 2019.