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Welcome Home Parade for Juju Aguilar set for Friday

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be the location for a welcome home parade for 12-year-old Juju Aguilar who is recovering following a bicycle accident in early April east of Ponca City. Those that attend the parade will gather on each side of the street. You can...
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Beloved Okla. Teacher Is Fatally Shot in Murder-Suicide After Ex Shows up at Her Home

An Oklahoma community is mourning after a beloved teacher was killed by her ex-boyfriend in a murder-suicide. "Everybody knew our suspect, everybody knew our victim," Pawnee County Chief Deputy Nick Mahoney told News on 6 of Kendra Dvorak and her ex-boyfriend Jim Two-Feathers. "They knew them. They were a part of our community. They were a part of our families and so being a small community and being a small county this loss effects everybody and impacts everybody."
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Burglary, assault and conspiracy case dismissed

NEWKIRK — Burglary, assault and conspiracy charges filed against Andrew Quinn Pappan 25, Ponca City, on Sept. 24, 2020, were dismissed this week Kay County District Court by Judge David Wilkie over the objection of the district attorney. This is the second case filed against Pappan that has been dismissed.

Murder-Suicide of Beloved Oklahoma Teacher Kendra Dvorak by Armed Ex-Boyfriend Sends Small Town Into Mourning

Beloved Oklahoma teacher Kendra Dvorak was killed in her Pawnee County home Thursday night alongside her ex-boyfriend Jim Two-Feathers in what authorities are calling a murder-suicide. Both Dvorak and Two-Feathers were found dead of gunshot wounds, with Two-Feathers’ “clearly” self-inflicted, authorities said, according to Tulsa World. “Everybody knew our suspect,...

Cushing Man Admits Gun & Meth Charges

(Stillwater, Okla.) — A Cushing man on probation for possessing a drug with intent to distribute in Tryon pleaded guilty Tuesday in Payne County District Court to being a felon in possession of a .410 shotgun, as well as methamphetamine. On the gun charge, Joshua David Phelps, 40, was placed...
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District administrators attend meeting

Body Administrators from Ponca City Public Schools met Monday afternoon and discussed the upcoming 2021-2022 school year. Randy Empting, director of transportation, said that due to a federal mandate until Sept. 13, 2021, all students riding a school bus will be required to wear a mask. “All riders and bus drivers must wear a mask or face covering,” said Empting.
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Warrant remains in effect for Ponca City man

A warrant continues to be issued for Jacob Leroy Alexander Wiggins, 26, of Ponca City after receiving a felony count of carrying a weapon where alcohol is served and a misdemeanor charge of reckless conduct with a firearm. According to an affidavit from the Ponca City Police Department, an officer...
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4-Day Weather Forecast For Stillwater

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Stillwater: Thursday, August 5: Partly sunny then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight chance of showers and thunderstorms then mostly clear overnight; Friday, August 6: Sunny during the day; while clear overnight; Saturday, August 7:

SPS Hosts Back to School Resource Fair

Stillwater Public School is hosting its first ever Back to School Resource Fair on August 6, 2021 from 2:00-6:00 p.m. at Will Rogers Elementary. Over 30 vendors and donors will be in attendance, providing giveaways, discounts, and offering assistance with and information on a variety of products, services, and activities. Free, new winter coats and backpacks for children will be provided while supplies last.
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Stillwater City Council encouraging masks as surge strains hospital

STILLWATER, Okla. (KFOR) – The Stillwater City Council unanimously voted Monday to strongly recommend wearing masks indoors. It follows the most recent guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention saying everyone should mask up even if they are fully vaccinated. But is a resolution enough for Stillwater with OSU classes set to begin this fall?
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Ponca City Concert Series Resumes September 7th

Body Ponca City Community Concert Board met recently to elect a new president, John Bley. John graciously volunteered to be president in addition to being our Auditorium chair person. The season will begin very soon with the first concert being on September 7th with a tribute to John Denver. Membership...
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Registration Continues for ‘Cat Care’ Program

Registration continues until Aug. 10 for the “Cat Care” After School Program for Ponca City Public School students in pre-kindergarten through fifth grade. This program allows students to remain at his/her own school site until parents can get off work to pick them up. Snacks will be offered by the...
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Kay County District 1

Body Kay County District 1 employees were busy Monday, August 2 cleaning out a ditch to get better water drainage on N. Rock Cliff Rd., south of Highway 11 (Kaw City Highway), east of Ponca City. Mike, the trackhoe operator, will be placing a culvert pipe at a gate location for access to the property. With the culvert pipe in place, water will run to the highway ditch instead of running across the road taking the gravel to the creek. Jack Godberson, District 1 Commissioner said, “We have several problems with ditches that need to be cleaned out to save maintenance on the roads.” (Photo by Darlene Engelking)
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Brandon's Breakdown: What Quion Williams will bring to Stillwater

Three-star small forward Quion Williams committed to Oklahoma State yesterday. The 6-foot-4, 185-pound power wing from Coppell (Texas) is Stanford's first pledge in the Class of 2022. Agarwal chose the Cowboys over Cincinatti, Saint Louis, and Texas A&M. In Williams, Mike Boynton and the Cowboys are getting the No. 137...