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Saturday, October 01, 2016
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A rare “black moon” rises Friday night over the Western Hemisphere, but don’t expect to see it. NASA says a black moon is the second new moon in a calendar month. A new moon is the start of the lunar cycle and the phase where the moon is impossible to see because it’s completely shrouded in darkness. A black moon occurs about once every 32 months. Friday night’s officially takes place at 8:11 p.m. on the East Coast. The term “black moon” contrasts with “blue moon,” which is the second full moon in a calendar month.


All Po-Hi alumni band members should meet at the band stands on the east side of the football field at 7 p.m. this evening. For questions call 806-576-6530.


Santa Bucks Christmas Promotion

For Christmas Now In Full Swing


News Business Editor

Always busy, while the Ponca City Area Chamber membership drive is beginning to wind down, the Sant ...

New Nutrition, Tea Shop

Opens Recently on Grand

A new nutritional shake and tea shop, Ponca City Nutrition, has opened at 215 East Grand Avenue. Donnetta Conley, one of partners, said “We ...

The Perk ‘Wows’ Owner

During Recent Opening


News Business Editor

“Wow,” said Jennifer Green, answering what the response was to the opening of her coffe ...

Area Business News; Notes and Quotes 2016-09-28

Fairfax to get HUD Funds

FAIRFAX — The city of Fairfax is set to get a new $1 million fitness center funded by an $800,000 grant from the ...

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One Book, One District Project Begins Oct. 3

Beginning on Oct. 3, Ponca City Public School’s elementary schools will embark on a special project, a district-wide book club called One B ...

Ponca City Public School Attendance Awareness Month

Ponca City Public Schools (PCPS) is kicking off a community-wide Attendance Awareness Month in October to educate the community regarding the iss ...

Student Awarded Scottish Rite Scholarship

A Ponca City student, Charles Wylie of Ponca City, majoring in English education at Northwestern Oklahoma State University has been awarded the G ...

THE LOCAL DECA chapter installed their 2016-17 officers and members at their September Meeting at Lake Ponca.

Local DECA Chapter Names Officers For 2016-17

The Ponca City DECA chapter (Distributive Education Clubs of America), installed their 2016-17 officers and members at their September Meeting at ...

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Church Briefs 2016-09-30

Fall Carnival

Kildare Baptist Church will hold a Fall Carnival on Oct. 2 from 4-6 p.m. located at 800 Church St.

Activities include bounce hou ...

Denison Performing

At Crestview Baptist

Jamey Denison will perform a free concert at Crestview Baptist Church, 38 South Indian Hill road on Oct. 2 at 10:30 a.m.

Denison has toured thro ...

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