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June Business After Hours For Chamber Members

All Chamber members are invited to the June Business after Hours from 5 to 7 p.m. this evening, hosted by Cherokee Strip Credit Union, 1508 East Prospect. Please join us. Rich Cantillon will have the opportunity to speak to the …Read More

Westbrook MVP

It’s official! Oklahoma City Thunder’s superstar Russell Westbrook has a new honor to add to his name. Last night, Westbrook was named the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for the 2017 season. Westbrook’s historic season came on the heels of the …Read More

Motorcycle Accident Near Billings

A single motorcycle accident occurred yesterday on I35 east of Billings in Noble County. 54 year old John Leiker of Hays Kansas was driving his Harley Davidson Motorcycle north when he left the road and hit the ditch on the …Read More

Contract For Arrott Approved

The Ponca City Board of Education held a special meeting Wednesday to discuss the proposed written contract between the school district and Shelley Arrott to serve as the district’s Superintendent of Schools. A motion was made after the board returned …Read More

Two Car Collision Injures Local Woman

A Winfield woman was injured early this week after a two-vehicle accident. 31-year-old Ashley Harper, sustained potentially serious but not life threatening injuries. She required stitches and had cuts and bruises and was treated and released from the hospital. Around …Read More

District No. 1 Commissioner Dies Unexpectedly

District Number 1 County Commissioner Vance Johnson died  of an apparent heart attack last Tuesday.  District Attorney Brian Hermanson  said the Commissioner became ill at the Kay County courthouse during a deposition hearing.  Hermanson said Johnson asked for some water …Read More