The city of Ponca City will observe Monday January 18 as a city holiday in celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day. City offices, the city landfill, trash pick up, Marland's Grand Home, the library and the senior citizens center will all be... Read More.
The Tonkawa School Board of Education has voted to call for a school special election on April 5, 2016 on a five year bond issue. There will be two propositions on the ballot. One is for 465 thousand dollars to re-roof the elementary school.... Read More.
The Kay County assessor's office will be in Ponca City Tuesday February 23rd from 9 to 4 at the Ponca City library and on Wednesday February 24th. The office will filing homestead exemptions in Tonkawa Tuesday February 2nd and in Blackwell Tuesday February 9th.
The Ponca City girls basketball team has a 5-6 record at the halfway mark of the 2015-16 season. The Lady Cats lost Tuesday at Putnam City 56-40. Senior Kenzi Lyons leads the girls in scoring at 18.0 per game. The Wildcats are 3-8 and... Read More.
Ponca City school superintendent Dr. David Pennington had his contract extended through the 2019 school year this week. On a three to one vote, the contract was extended three years instead of two. All other details for Pennington's contract are the same as previous... Read More.
Ponca City commissioners approved a resolution for a city wide garage sale day. Ponca City residents can hold a garage sale at their home on Saturday April 9th and the city has waived the $5 permit fee and waived the regulation that allows residents to... Read More.
Its another busy week for the Ponca City basketball teams and the wrestling squad. The Ponca City girls basketball team is 5-5 on the season and Wildcats are 3-7. Both team hit the hard court Tuesday night in Putnam City. Live coverage of both... Read More.
36 year old Katrina Ashley Lee will appear in Kay County District Court on April 6th. She is charged with a misdemeanor count of negligent homicide in the death of Virginia Ross of Shidler on September 25th. Ross was reportedly leaving a Ponca City... Read More.