A special fund raising event is coming up in Tonkawa. The Parks and Recreation Board will host a soup luncheon Sunday, March 26th at 11:30 a.m. inside the Heritage Room of the First National Bank. Enjoy a large variety of soups and desserts for a... Read More.
A 29 year old Arkansas City man was arrested after an odor complaint. Chad Adams, Sr. was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of drug-sale paraphernalia, no tax stamp, and two counts of child endangerment. The endangerment charges were levied after... Read More.
A local fugitive was involved in a pursuit and gunplay in Payne County. 26 year old Calvin Fishburn of Ponca City is wanted on several warrants totaling over $200,000. Authorities say Fishburn and a bail enforcer were involved in a shootout and that Fishburn may have... Read More.
Ponca City Public School new board member Nancy Zimmerschied is shown being administered the Oath of Office by school board attorney Gary Bracken at the March 6 board meeting. She is replacing Marvin Clark in Ward #2. Her term... Read More.
OKLAHOMA CITY - After losing millions in previous budget reductions in FY17, officials at the Department of Public Safety and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol are viewing a potential 15 percent budget cut for FY18 as a significant risk to public safety for... Read More.
Former Ponca Citian William W. (Bill) Phelps, Class of 1958, will be inducted into the Northern Oklahoma College Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame March 25. Ceremonies will take place during the NOC Alumni and Friends Reunion Dinner at NOC Tonkawa. Phelps will be joined... Read More.
Ponca City Public Schools The Ponca City Public School district officially broke ground today for their new concert hall being built at 5th and Overbrook Avenue. The project was part of the $37,225,000 bond election passed overwhelmingly by voters on October 13, 2015. The new Concert... Read More.
A Ponca City man was injured after a semi-truck collision yesterday in Kay County. 51 year old Milburn Mehojah was taken by AirEvac to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, KS., and admitted in stable condition with trunk internal, arm, and leg injuries. Mehojah’s Ford truck was... Read More.