SAN ANTONIO – Rep. Ken Luttrell, R-Ponca City, was elected to serve on The Energy Council's Center for Legislative Energy and Environmental Research (CLEER) Board of Directors at the 2022 Annual Meeting last week in San Antonio. The Energy Council is an international non-partisan legislative... Read More.
Local native Tray Goodman, the owner and producer of Great Creative Minds Media and the driving force behind a new movie called “Redemption Oklahoma” has announced a free screening in Blackwell next week. The movie, filmed recently at Bob’s Grill in Blackwell and in... Read More.
There’s still time to register for this weekend’s Benefit Cornhole Tournament for the Willy Hargraves family. The round robin event will be held at the MLZ Ranch, 46-10 North Pecan, starting Saturday with check in at 9, and bags scheduled to fly at 10. ... Read More.
The Po-Hi Hall of Fame banquet will be held Thursday evening at 7 at the Carolyn Renfro Event Center and tickets are still available. $50 per person or a reserved table for eight is $500, with proceeds going toward Po Hi Scholarships. Inductees include... Read More.
Meet our first Cat Care Superheroes of the Year!! Cat Care students at the Washington Pre-K Center are learning what it means to be king, cooperative, brave, responsible and honest. These students were observed leading by example. Pictured, from left, are Paisley Smith (kind),... Read More.
A retirement reception was held Thursday morning for PCPS employees Sherre Land and Cheryl Sitterly. Congratulations...and thank you for your years of service to our students, schools and families!
The 36th annual Cherokee Strip BBQ & Chili Cookoff is happening today at Lake Ponca. BBQ & Chili tasting starts at 12:30. All proceeds benefit Hospice of North Central Oklahoma. The Kay County Fair in Blackwell runs through Sunday Today’s the final day of Osage County... Read More.
The Cowley College Golden Tigers kicked off the fall semester with a bang, according to a news release from the college. Sept.1 was the first day of classes for the program and the first day trip of the semester. Frida Kahlo and Frank Lloyd Wright... Read More.
An Enid man was killed in a single-vehicle semi accident in Sumner County late Tuesday afternoon. The deceased was identified as 61-year-old Carl Oldridge, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. Oldridge was driving a 2019 Kenworth hauling a trailer southbound on K-49 near milepost 5 in... Read More.
Release from Ponca City Schools Parking spaces are numbered, and stickers will be given on a first-come, first-served basis for Juniors and Seniors to choose their parking spot for the year. 12th -10th Grades will be picking up their schedules and Student ID’s... Read More.
The body of Jeanette Ellen Coleman was found near Fort Gibson Dam in 1988. At the time, authorities found no identification and dubbed Coleman “Daisy Doe” because of a tattoo on her shoulder. In 2015, the State Medical Examiner’s office finally identified Coleman and... Read More.