Black Lives Matter March in Ponca City

Mike Seals - June 8, 2020 1:40 pm

At noon on the 8th June, a group of between 300 and 400 peaceful protestors started from 5th and Overbrook on a march to City Hall.

Carrying signs and chanting “No Justice, No Peace,” and “Say His Name, George Floyd,” the group braved the hot, humid weather to make their point: “Black Lives Matter.”

A strategic police presence helped ensure that the protest went as was planned by the Organizers; peacefully.


Latest Stories

Emergency Water Ration Continues in Tonkawa Due to Major Leak in Chikaskia River

Tonkawa- Efforts to repair the major water leak at the Chikaskia River were unsuccessful.  Professional Crews,...

Prosecutors: ‘Tiger King’ star trafficked endangered animals

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in South Carolina say “Tiger King” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle...

First oil sales on public land under Biden bring $22 million

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Energy companies have submitted bids totaling more than $22 million to secure...