Arrest in death of Ponca City man

A 21 year old Okmulgee woman has been arrested in the death of a Ponca City man. Dannaka Nicole Hunt was booked into the Okmulgee county jail Friday on a second degree murder complaint. She is accused of killing Jeffrey Wolfe of Ponca City... Read More.

Blackwell Woman Dies in Early Morning Crash in Tonkawa

The Oklahoma Highway Patrols says 81 year old Delores Haden of Blackwell died early Tuesday morning after a three vehicle accident on Highway 60 in Tonkawa.  Haden was traveling eastbound in the westbound lanes of the highway when she was struck head on by... Read More.

Pedestrian Struck After Po Hi Football Game Has Died

The Ponca City Police Department is reporting that 78 year old Virginia Ross of Shidler died from injuries she received when being struck by a vehicle as she crossed Fifth Street last night leaving Sullins Stadium. Ross was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk.... Read More.

Mayor Proclaims Crimestoppers of Ponca City Month

A Mayoral proclamation was presented to Ponca City Area Crime Stoppers board members in recognition of Crime Stoppers of Ponca City Month. Mayor Homer Nicholson shared appreciation for the board members of a successful program that began in Ponca City in 1984 and funded solely... Read More.

Two Tonkawa Teens Injured in Early Sunday Crash

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says that two teens from Tonkawa were traveling on State Highway 15, just 3/10 of a mile east of CR130, in Noble County this morning in a 2000 Plymouth Neon when the driver, a 17 year old juvenile lost control... Read More.

Schedule for Today’s Charlie Adams Day in Newkirk

All Day – Concessions, Arts & Crafts Booths, Blacksmith Demonstrations 8:00 – 5K Run – corner of 9th & Main 9:00 – ?  National Sanctioned Fast-Draw Shooting Competition 9:00 – 1:00 Show & Shine Car Show – 7th Street Main to Walnut & Maple in front of... Read More.

Cherokee Strip Trail Ride Scheduled for September 19th

Do you own a horse and would like to join others on a trail ride?  Then join us for the Fourth Annual Cherokee Strip Trail Ride Saturday, Sept. 19 on the Five Fingers Trail at Kaw Lake in north-central Oklahoma.  Reservations for the ride and/or camping... Read More.

1 Dead, 1 injured & 1 Jailed After Early Morning Crash on Kygar Road

Ponca City Police are reporting that 22 year old Cody Grantham died from injuries sustained in an alcohol related accident that took place early this morning on Kygar Road near Bellflower.  The accident was reported at approximately 1:42 this morning. 19 year old Daltyn Ryan Stout... Read More.

Traffic Signal Replacement Project: Phase Two Begins Tuesday

Phase Two of the downtown traffic signal replacement project will begin on Tuesday, September 15, when city crews begin dismantling the traffic signal at 1st Street and Grand Avenue.  The existing traffic signals poles along Grand Avenue intersections from Pine to 7th will be... Read More.