The Otoe-Missouria Tribe opens its two newest businesses this Friday, April 8 with a performance by Rick Springfield at 7 Clans Paradise Event Center and prime cuts of steak at the 7C Land & Cattle Steakhouse. A new event and conference center is perfect for... Read More.
In a special meeting on Thursday, Kay County Commissioners discussed declaring a burn ban for the county. With several fire chiefs in attendance, they decided not to call for the ban. The burn ban will not be issued because fire chiefs and the commission... Read More.
Tomorrow (April 8) is the second of three snow days built into our Ponca City Public School district calendar. Since we did not have to use that snow day, there will be No School... Read More.
Ponca City High School Senior Kenzi Lyons has been named to the Class 6A East All Star Basketball team. Lyons, who averaged 18 points per game for the Lady Cats this season, was one of twelve girls selected to the team.
The Superintendent of Schools for Newkirk has resigned. Steve Stanley announced his resignation at a special meeting of the Newkirk Board of Education this week to accept a position with the McLoud Public Schools. Stanley has been with the Newkirk Schools for six years and remains... Read More.
According to a story in the Tulsa World, the Oklahoma Association of Health Care Providers is warning that "up to 93 percent of Oklahoma nursing homes" will close if a 25% cut in the Medicaid rate goes into effect. The group says the results... Read More.
Ponca City Public Schools has been notified that Dr. David Pennington, superintendent of the Ponca City Public School District, has been named the 2016 State Superintendent Award for Arts Excellence. Oklahoma State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister said in a letter, “Congratulations on being... Read More.
Ponca City Public Schools is excited to announce online registration for the 2016-2017 school year. Online registration will open July 5, 2016 for students who have completed the 2015-2016 school year with Ponca City Public Schools. Parent/Guardians must have an account in the... Read More.