The Ponca City High School was placed on a precautionary lock down this morning after the Communication Center received a call from a motorist reporting a man walking by the Seventh Street Student parking lot had been seen carrying a long gun. The call... Read More.
Northern Oklahoma College Maverick Reggie Scurry has been nominated men’s basketball student-athlete of the week ending Nov. 27, according to Donnie Jackson, head men’s basketball coach. Jackson selected the 6’7” power forward for the honor, saying, “Reggie is having a very productive season for us... Read More.
Under the direction of David Christy, Head Band Director, Andrew Orr, Keith Crocker and Chad Keilman, Assistant Band Directors, 23 Ponca City High School Band members recently earned spots in the Red Carpet High School Honor Band based upon competitive tryouts that were held... Read More.
The Department of Public Safety announced today they will be implementing additional cost-saving measures to make up for a budget shortfall for FY17. Effective December 1, 2016 Troopers will have a daily 100-mile restriction on OHP patrol... Read More.
If you have an outstanding warrant through the Ponca City Municipal Court, please contact Sgt Hall of the Police Department at (589) 767-0370. Hall will schedule an appointment with you to appear before the Judge to make payment arrangements for fines. A minimum of... Read More.
Grace Brzozowski of Harrah and Whitney Metker of Lindsay have been named women’s basketball student-athletes of the week at Northern Oklahoma College Tonkawa. Greg Krause, head coach for the NOC Lady Mavs, made the announcement for the week ending Nov. 27.
City employees in Tonkawa will be smiling a little bigger this holiday season. The city council has approved a holiday bonus for all city employees. The suggestion came from city manager Kirk Henderson. It was approved unanimously. Full-time employees will receive 200 dollars, if they have... Read More.
Filing for local school board elections will begin next week. It will be a busy election season. In all, seven Kay County school districts and three Osage County school districts will be involved. Potential candidates may file Declarations of Candidacy from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.... Read More.