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Water Valves and Fire Hydrants

Ponca City utility maintenance workers will install valves and fire hydrants in the 1500 and 1600 block of North Pecan Road beginning Monday February 15. The work is expected to be complete by Wednesday February 17.  The work site on North Pecan will be from Juanito to Canterbury.  All traffic …Read More

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Park And Rec Run

The Ponca City Park and Recreation Department presents the First Annual Kaleidoscope 5K Kolor Run.  The event is Saturday April 9th with the fun race at 8:15 and the 5k at 9:00.  Registration  is $5.00 and includes sunglasses for the first 100 registrants.  The run will be at Wentz camp …Read More


Arrest Made In Ponca City

Kay County Deputies arrested 27 year old Archie Art Eagle in the 300 block of North Pine. Eagle had walked away from a work detail at animal control earlier in the week.  The search for Eagle led to the arrest of two other fugitives.  28 year old Ryan Cordell Hanger …Read More


St. Louis Baseball

The first St. Louis Cardinal spring training baseball game is set for Thursday March 3rd. The first game on WBBZ will be on Saturday March 5th.  WBBZ will again carry the full 162 game schedule this season.


Golden Chick Coming Soon

Ponca City is getting another new restraunt. Golden Chick has been issued a construction permit to begin building at the corner of 14th and Bradley Avenue, the site of the former Pizza Inn. The project will take 100 days but could be extended by weather.  Golden Chick offers a variety …Read More


City Construction Work

The City of Ponca City has entered into an agreement with the construction firm Hembree and Hodgson to reconstruct second street from the North side of Broadway Avenue to the South side of Hazel Avenue. That section of Second Street will be closed to all through traffic during construction and …Read More

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Ponca City Sports

Friday night at the Allen Robson Fieldhouse in Ponca City, the Lady Cats and Wildcats will host Blackwell. The girls and boys high school games can be heard on Sunny 104.7 and NewsTalk 1230 beginning at 6:15.  Homecoming will take place before the girls game at 6:30.  Six senior basketball …Read More

Back to school

Pre-K Registration

The Ponca City Public Schools have scheduled the registration window for Pre-Kindergarten eligible students for the 2016-17 school year. To enroll,  a child must be four years old by September 1, 2016.  Registration is set for February 29 through March 11 at the Registration Center at 111 West Grand.  If …Read More

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Road Improvement Vote

Ponca City voters will go to the polls on Tuesday, February 9th to vote on the extension of the 1/2 cent sales tax designated for road improvements. The vote will also ask that the tax become permanent so the  issue does not get voted on every five years.  Be informed …Read More

Motorcycle crash

Motorcycle Rider Dies After Collision In Ponca City Friday Afternoon

The Ponca City Police Department reports that a crash at the intersection of 5th Street and Bradley Avenue has claimed the life of 53 year old Dale Lawrence of Ponca City. The accident was reported to the Communications Center at approximately 3:44 pm Friday afternoon. Lawrence was riding his motorcycle …Read More