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Saturday, April 30, 2016
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A SMALL SHELTER at Crow's Nest at Lake Ponca Park served as a band stand, a picnic area and other venues in times past.. The native stone is part of the rustic look created when the park was built in the early 1930s by Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). (News Photo by Louise Abercrombie)

Group Hopes To Restore Forgotten Lake Ponca Park

By LOUISE ABERCROMBIE News Staff Writer A trip down memory lane with Jack Harney, park assistant and department head for 12 years, led to the Crow’s Nest or Council Circle as it is sometimes called on the west side of Lake Ponca. This was a part of the original construction by the Civil ...

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Area Chamber Board Meeting Set Friday


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Board meeting of the Ponca City Area Chamber of Commerce was moved from last Tuesday, to 11 a.m. Fr ...

Grand Relics Is New Business Opening In a Vintage Building


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With over 30 years combined in the antique, furniture, and repurposed decor, it is announced that ...

Upcoming Events 2016-04-27

Special Reception

School Support Staff appreciation reception is set at the Ponca City Area Chamber of Commerce, Fifth Street and Grand Avenue f ...

Management Presentation Set for May 4

Spring Human Resources Management class from Northern Oklahoma College will make a presentation for the Society of Human Resource Managers Wednes ...

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Northwestern Announces Commencement May 7

Spring commencement exercises at Northwestern Oklahoma State University will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at Ranger Field.

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Ponca City Area Students Among Graduates At UCO, Edmond

The University of Central Oklahoma will celebrate the achievements of approximately Ponca City area students among the 2,102 graduates, including ...

Po-Hi Concert Rescheduled

The annual Ponca City Evening of Percussion Concert has been rescheduled for Monday, May 2 at 7 p.m. at the Ponca City High School Howell Auditor ...

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Janet Goll Retires After 44 Years of Service

A pot-luck lunch celebration to honor the dedication and service of former First Lutheran School principal, Janet Goll, will be held Sunday May 8 ...

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Church Briefs 2016-04-29

Special Events at Albright

A fundraiser for Albright United Methodist Church, 128 South Palm, will be held at Papa Murphy’s Pizza, 901 Ea ...

Church Briefs 2016-04-22

Spaghetti Fundraiser

The Friendship Feast Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser is set for today at 4:30 p.m. until 7 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First ...

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