Shawnee First Responders' Unforgettable Call: Delivering a Baby in Emergency.David E.NewsBreak Contributor
Opinion: Things to Look for in a Retirement LocationLarry E LambertNewsBreak Contributor
Tecumseh Public Schools Bus Driver Removed for Sobriety ConcernsNews WaveNewsBreak Contributor
Arby's Foundation Clears School Lunch Debt for Noble Public SchoolsLinda on LifeNewsBreak Contributor
Noble, OK Newborn Among Four Children Who Tested Positive for FentanylLinda on LifeNewsBreak Contributor
OBN seizes 42,000 plants from Asher marijuana grow
The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics recently served a search warrant at Harmony Grow Inc. in Asher.
Highschool Baseball | 26 February Wanette Boys Game Notice
The Wanette Boys Baseball team will have a Non-conference game with Coleman(Coleman, OK) on 26 February, 2024, 4:30 PM. As of now, Tigers has won 0 games and lost 0 games, and the winning rate is 0.
Former Ponca City basketball coach sentenced
SHAWNEE— Former Ponca City Public School basketball coach and Shawnee Assistant Athletic Director, Ronald Gene Arthur was sentenced to five years in prison this week in Pottawatomie County District Court. Arthur is now convicted of soliciting sex from a minor by use of technology.
Tecumseh transportation director arrested for allegedly driving bus while drunk
Tecumseh transportation director arrested for allegedly driving bus while drunk.
Oklahoma communities honor Toby Keith through charity event
Oklahoma communities are paying a special tribute to Oklahoma icon Toby Keith. Get the latest news stories of interest by clicking here. The country star died nearly three weeks ago after a battle with stomach cancer. The community is coming together to remember him and his impact through a charity...
👷♀️🚧 Lane Closure for Guardrail Repairs on SH-3W in Ada, Oklahoma Through Thursday Afternoon
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Oklahoma. Local drivers are advised that east and westbound SH-3W will be narrowed to one lane at the intersection with SH-19 in Ada, Pontotoc County. This temporary lane reduction is set to continue through 4 p.m. Thursday to facilitate necessary guardrail repairs. Traffic flow will be controlled by flaggers. Commuters should exercise extra caution when traveling through the construction zone and may want to allow additional time for potential delays. Residents and visitors to the area are urged to consider alternate routes if possible to avoid inconvenience.
Top 5 Must-Visit Mexican Restaurants in Shawnee: A Foodie's Guide
In this article, we're exploring five exceptional Mexican restaurants in Shawnee. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Earlsboro Church of Christ
Photojournalist: • Michael Schwarz • Jeff Hodge. The start to this church starts like this, allegedly a local by the name of J.A. Ingram wanted to correct the “moral confusion” of Earlsboro by building a new church as a gift to the town. After $25,000 and a year or so of construction, the two-story buff brick building complete with a bell tower and parapeted gable roof was complete. The First United Methodist Church of Earlsboro was dedicated on March 17th with Bishop Boaz of Little Rock AR delivering the dedication address. The auditorium had seating to accommodate five hundred patrons, Sunday school rooms, a kitchen, and a basement. Under the leadership of Pastor Schooler, the church grew very quickly doubling in membership. Over the years events such as baptisms, socials, baccalaureate services, funerals, and weddings were held here making it a focal point of bringing together the community.
Trial For Man Charged In Tow Truck Driver Crash On I-40 Near Earlsboro Pushed To March
The trial for the semi-truck driver charged with killing a tow truck driver in a crash last March is being pushed to next month, according to documents. According to an affidavit, Shenjie Li is being charged with leaving the scene of a fatality accident. In March of 2023, the Oklahoma...
Taste of Italy in Shawnee: Discover the 3 Italian Restaurants You Shouldn't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants in Shawnee. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
🚧 Lane Closure Alert: Surface Repairs on Eastbound I-40 near SH-102 in Shawnee
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Oklahoma. Attention motorists in Pottawatomie County: On Friday, Eastbound I-40 will experience lane reductions to a single lane in proximity to State Highway 102 (SH-102) in Shawnee. These restrictions are scheduled to be in effect from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. due to surface repair works. Drivers are advised to exercise additional caution when traveling through the construction zone. Please plan for potential delays or seek alternative routes to avoid inconvenience.
How personal income has changed in Pottawatomie County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma and how it compares to state and national levels.
2 drivers killed in head-on crash along Highway 9 in Pottawatomie County
POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. — Two drivers were killed on Sunday in a head-on crash along Highway 9 in Pottawatomie County. The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said the deadly collision happened just east of Drummond Road near Bethel Acres. Troopers said the crash could have been avoided. "It seems like this...
Ada man sentenced for murder, other charges
(KTEN) — An Ada man will spend the next 50 years in prison for charges stemming from separate cases. Kalup Allen Born, 25, was sentenced for murder, kidnapping, arson and burglary, all dating back to a 2017 case. Born was also sentenced for killing an inmate at the Pontotoc...
Southern Arkansas gets run-rule victory against East Central
ADA, OK -- Southern Arkansas's four runs through four innings highlighted a rather sluggish start for the Muleriders in Friday's Great American Conference opener at East Central, but the middle innings became the final innings as SAU erupted for 15 runs over the fifth, sixth and seventh innings to top the Tigers 19-2 in seven innings from Ken Turner Field.
Frightening Footage of the Nighttime Tornado That Struck Etowah, Oklahoma in 2023
With tornado season being only a couple of weeks away, here’s a reminder to stay alert throughout the duration of a tornado watch or warning. Many times, tornado watches will last well into the night. For those of us who aren’t used to late nights, it can be hard to stay awake and monitor the local weather.
Gas line encountered during sewer work on N Broadway and W Drummond
SHAWNEE, OK (KOKH) — On Tuesday, construction crews were working on a sewer line at the intersection of N Broadway and W Drummond and came in contact with a gas line. Fire crews were called to the scene and had to wait on Oklahoma Natural Gas to see if the gas line could be closed.
Wrong way driver booked into jail
A 41-year-old Purcell resident, Kristie Renee Onwona, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol early last Tuesday morning, February 13. Purcell Police were called to a vehicle driving southbound in the northbound lanes of I-35 just before 2 a.m. The police report said the vehicle began the wrong...
Broadband cables block Shawnee home’s sewage line
A man is fighting to pay for his sewage line blockage at his Shawnee home after he says he found broadband cables running through it last week.
🚧 Lane Closure for Surface Repairs on I-40 in Shawnee, Oklahoma
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Oklahoma. Attention motorists in Shawnee, Oklahoma: The Oklahoma Department of Transportation has announced that on Thursday, westbound lanes of Interstate 40 will experience significant narrowing. The restriction will be in effect from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., reducing traffic to one lane. This will occur specifically between US-177 and State Highway 102/McLeod Rd. The lane closure is due to essential surface repairs. Drivers commuting through this section of I-40 are advised to exercise additional caution. To avoid any inconvenience or delays, it is recommended that those traveling in the area plan alternative routes or prepare for slower moving traffic. Your patience and cooperation during these repairs are greatly appreciated. Stay safe and alert while driving through the construction zone.