The Ponca City Schools released a statement this morning confirming the death of a student at West Middle School. The district was contacted at 4:55 Thursday afternoon by police. Dr. Pennington stated that thoughts and prayers go to the family and that a crisis... Read More.
A 38 year old man who escaped from an Oklahoma prison was recaptured Thursday afternoon in Arkansas City. Jason Jude Leith was taken into custody at an apartment on West Cypress Avenue by Ark City police, The Kansas Highway Patrol and the Cowley County... Read More.
Join Sterling Broadcasting the week of February 1-5 as the Oklahoma State Legislature prepares for the upcoming session. District 37 State Representative Steve Vaughn will join both Sunny 104.7 and Newstalk 1230 to discuss the budget shortfall, teachers pay, Oklahoma roads and much more.... Read More.
The Ponca City Chamber of Commerce banquet was held at the Phillips 66 cafeteria. Award winners were Darren Wilson, the Larry Hughes Award. Business of the Year was awarded to Heather Cannon Honda. The Industry of the Year was Dorada Foods. The Volunteer of... Read More.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that two people are in critical but stable condition following a two vehicle collision on Thursday afternoon just southeast of Braman. The accident took place at about 5:45pm on US 177 at Peckham Road, located 3 miles south and 2 miles east... Read More.
54 year old grandmother Esther Lee Montgomery, aka Esther Bales, was taken into custody this afternoon just before 2pm. Bales was arrested as a result of the drowning investigation conducted by the Ponca City Police Department which resulted in the death of her four... Read More.
It's a busy sports week for the Ponca City basketball teams and wrestling squad. Tuesday night, the basketball teams return home to the Robson Fieldhouse to host Enid. The girls game is at 6:30 followed by the boys game. Live game coverage can be... Read More.
A 38 year old former Blackwell school teacher has been charged with a felony count of child neglect and possession of meth and marijuana. Heather Renee Hammer appeared in Kay County District Court after being arrested in December by Blackwell police. The Blackwell Police... Read More.