• Solicitation deceptive, Hospice of North Central Oklahoma says

    Solicitation deceptive, Hospice of North Central Oklahoma says - March 25, 2015

    Hospice of North Central Oklahoma does not solicit funds by general mailings, Marta Sullivan, the Chief Executive Officer for Hospice of NCO says. Sullivan said she was informed by a local citizen w...

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  • City advises residents to shelter in place

    City advises residents to shelter in place - March 25, 2015

    I n a recent City Commission discussion on disasters and severe storms. Mayor Homer Nicholson reminded residents that Ponca City does not have public storm shelters. The Mayor said all resident...

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  • No school on Monday

    No school on Monday - March 25, 2015

    There will be no school in the Ponca City Public Schools district on Monday, March 30. School has been canceled to allow employees, students and parents to attend the Education Rally at the State Cap...

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  • Superintendent issues letter supporting Education Rally at Capitol

    Superintendent issues letter supporting Education Rally at Capitol - March 25, 2015

    RALLY AT THE STATE CAPITOL URGENT! Ponca City Schools Superintendent Dr. David Pennington is sending a letter home to the parents of students i...

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  • Oklahoma man pleads in slaying of Australian baseball player

    Oklahoma man pleads in slaying of Australian baseball player - March 25, 2015

    DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) - An Oklahoma man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting death of a college baseball player from Australia. The Oklahoman (http://bit.ly/1DV6xSK ) reports that ...

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  • Blue Bell recall expands to Oklahoma

    Blue Bell recall expands to Oklahoma - March 25, 2015

    DALLAS (AP) - A foodborne illness that contributed to the deaths of three people has been traced to a second production facility operated by Blue Bell Ice Cream. Blue Bell spokesman Gene Grabowski sa...

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  • Two injured in small plane crash

    Two injured in small plane crash - March 25, 2015

    VERDIGRIS, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says two people were injured in a small plane crash in northeastern Oklahoma. A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says the single-engine p...

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  • OSU completes $1.2 billion campaign

    OSU completes $1.2 billion campaign - March 25, 2015

    STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - The largest fundraising campaign in the history of Oklahoma State University has raised more than $1.2 billion. More than 100,000 individuals and corporate partners participa...

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  • Gorilla born at Oklahoma City Zoo

    Gorilla born at Oklahoma City Zoo - March 25, 2015

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Officials at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden say a western lowland gorilla has given birth. The baby gorilla hasn't been named and keepers haven't yet been able to d...

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  • Woman dies in collision with construction vehicle

    Woman dies in collision with construction vehicle - March 25, 2015

    WAGONER, Okla. (AP) - A Wagoner woman was killed when the sport utility vehicle she was driving collided with a state of Oklahoma construction vehicle. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reports that 38-yea...

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