Ponca City Police probably got a bit of a scare yesterday after a call concerning a dog and a young boy. During the noon hour, officers were called to a residence in the 300 block of South Peachtree. The report was of a 3 year... Read More.
Chamber meetings for the coming week: Wednesday, April 12 - 31st Ponca City Leadership class session on city government. Happy Easter! For the rest of the month: Please donate! The school support staff reception will be held on Friday, April 21... Read More.
(photos were published in their original form, to avoid pixelation-Ed.) The 2017 Ponca City High School Prom will be held Saturday, April 15 at the Marland Mansion. The Grand March will begin at 6:00 p.m. The theme of the 2017 Ponca City High School Prom is... Read More.
The annual ConocoPhillips Retiree Association “Spring Fling” will be held Saturday in the Atrium at Phillips 66. Lunch will be served starting at noon for a $10 admission charge. That includes one Bingo card (you may buy more for a dollar each). Bingo will begin... Read More.
As temperatures are getting warmer the Ponca City Fire Department would like to remind citizens to be extra vigilant in activities that may lead to accidental fires, including improper use of barbecue grills and improper disposal of hot ashes from barbecue grills or carelessly... Read More.
The Bear Creek Fire Department is ready to party! They'll hold their annual meeting Saturday at 5 p.m. at their firehouse, 1510 N. 106 Lane, Kaw City. The meeting will start with a baked potato bar and Frito chili pies from the Newkirk Masonic Lodge. A... Read More.
According to CNBC, the Payless Shoe Source chain has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. As part of the reorganization, the franchise is closing some 400 stores nationwide, including the Ponca City location on 14th Street. The bankruptcy action was filed yesterday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court... Read More.
Blackwell Police have arrested a homicide suspect. The 17 year old was apprehended just before midnight this morning after a tip. Officers were told the suspect was traveling southbound on I-35. He was arrested there, just south of the Blackwell exit. The youth is a homicide... Read More.