Ponca City's Board of Commissioners approved utility rate increases for the upcoming fiscal year. The increases become effective on all billings after July 1. The increases include a 25 cent increase in the Stormwater Utility Service. A 1 percent increase across the board for electric... Read More.
A Tulsa prison escapee has been recaptured in Ponca City by members of the Northern Oklahoma Violent Crimes Task Force and the Ponca City Police. 39 year old David W. Vantuyl escaped from the Tulsa District Community Corrections Center, but is now behind bars... Read More.
Wentz and Ambuc Pools in Ponca City both open on Monday May 30th at 1 p.m. Cost to swim is $1 children 12 and under and $2 children 13 and over. Ponca City splash pads are now open at Dan Moran Park and at... Read More.
The Ponca City Arts and Humanities Council presents the Great Big Band in concert Thursday night at 7 p.m. at the Poncan Theater. The Show begins at 7 but doors will open at 6 p.m. and the show is free. The Great Big Band... Read More.
Ponca City Public School will have their final day of classes on Tuesday May 24th. School will let out at 12:30 p.m. Summer School begins on June 6th.
Graduation ceremonies will take place for the Class of 2016 at Ponca City High School tonight at 8 p.m. at Sullins Stadium. If you can't attend, watch as the event is live streamed for the second straight year. To watch live, go to www.livestream.com,... Read More.
A one vehicle accident West of Fairfax in Osage County has left two people hospitalized. The accident occurred on Big Bend Road when a 2007 Ford Ranger lost control and went into a broad slide and departed the roadway and struck a tree. 54... Read More.
Former Ponca City teacher, assistant principal and wrestling coach Todd Steidley accepted the head wrestling position at Central Oklahoma. Steidley was the head wrestling coach at Ponca City from 1998-2006 and led the Wildcats to four consecutive state titles. He leaves his position as... Read More.