The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is reporting that a single car accident has claimed the life of a 98 year old Osage County man. Just after 10:30 this morning, Dominic Baldrachi of Bartlesville was traveling westbound on US 160 when he apparently became ill. Baldrachi’s 2001... Read More.
On March 26th, 2016, 33 year old Mark Pensoneau of Ponca City, was arrested by Ponca City Police Officers in the 300 block of East Brookfield Avenue at 7:06 PM for public intoxication. He was transported to the Ponca City Jail and placed in... Read More.
Ponca City School Superintendent Dr. David Pennington is one of five finalists for the superintendent's job in Rogers, Arkansas. Dr. Pennington has been with the Ponca City district since 2004. Rogers, Arkansas board president Kristen Cobbs said they hoped to name a superintendent by... Read More.
The Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette is reporting that Ponca City School Superintendent Dr. David Pennington is a candidate for the same position in Rogers Arkansas. In a story published Sunday, the Rogers School Board was set to begin interviews on Monday March 28th and that... Read More.
Residents of North Central Oklahoma and Ponca City were rattled out of bed just before midnight as a 4.2 quake hit near Cresent, Oklahoma. Then a 4.1 quake struck at 5:19 a.m this morning. These earthquakes are the largest since a 5.1 registered earthquake... Read More.
Residents of Kay County are invited to attend a special meeting tonight featuring school superintendents from Ponca City, Blackwell, Newkirk and Tonkawa. The meeting will be an update on how schools are dealing with the latest budget cuts to state education for their school... Read More.
A Ponca City man is in a Tulsa hospital after an ATV accident this weekend. 49 year old Michael Gene Bales was flown by AirEvac to the St. Francis hospital in stable condition with trunk internal injuries. Bales was riding a three wheeler on... Read More.
Award-winning journalist M. Scott Carter, Class of 1983, and eminent surgeon Dr. Gordon P. Laird, Class of 1962, will be inducted into the Northern Oklahoma College Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame April 9. Ceremonies will take place during the NOC Alumni and Friends Reunion... Read More.