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Letters to the Editor: CARES Act Funds

A portion of the money Congress approved for the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security...


Kennedy Family Pays It Forward With Give-A-Ham Program

Blake Kennedy and his family, of Tecumseh, have always bought an extra ham or two to give to someone...

 By Alex Sloan    News    December 24, 2020

County Hires Chad Larman As New Emergency Manager

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to increase the salary of...


Five School Board Races Develop

Races developed in five Pottawatomie County school districts last week during filing for board seats...


Local Schools Move To Virtual Learning

UPDATE: Asher Public Schools announced Thursday they are moving to virtual instruction for the...

 By Alex Sloan    News    December 3, 2020

County Approves $100K For Grant Program

Pottawatomie County commissioners voted Monday morning to put up $100,000 to support Shawnee...


Filing For School Board Seats Starts Monday

Candidates for the Board of Education in 15 Pottawatomie County school districts will file their...


Editorial: Welcome, Stephanie Bice - Come See Us!

If you live in Pottawatomie. Seminole or Oklahoma counties, you probably can analyze the outcome of...


Local, State COVID-19 Impact Surpasses Decade of Flu

Nov. 17 – The county added 270 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases in the past week, as the state... Full story

 By Alex Sloan    News    November 5, 2020

County Declares Emergency; Emergency Manager Sought

Despite taking no action on several agenda items, the Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners had...


Three more Deaths reported In The Past Two Days

Nov. 11, 2020 – Another COVID-19 death in Pottawatomie was confirmed Tuesday and two more today... Full story


Vernon Thomas McLaughlin

Shawnee resident Vernon Thomas McLaughlin, 83, passed away Sunday, October 25, 2020 in Shawnee....


Lloyd Glenn Melot

Lloyd Glenn Melot of Tecumseh, Oklahoma, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2020, in his home. He was 93. Born on...


Courtney Lee

Courtney Lee, 26, of Shawnee, Oklahoma, died Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, in Shawnee. Services will be Satu...


Pott County: 10th in State Cases, tops 2,000 cases, 2 more deaths this week

• Pottawatomie County ranks among top 10 for total cases • First COVID-19 nursing home death... Full story

 By Alex Sloan    News    October 8, 2020

County Approves Job Descriptions For New Positions

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners handled contractual agreements, accepted bids, and...


Ann Bivins

Ann Bivins, 79, of Shawnee, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in a local nursing center.  Services...


$5.5 Million In County CARES Act Funds Available

Cities and towns throughout Pottawatomie County were allocated a total of $5,590,012 in CARES Act...

 By Alex Sloan    News    September 3, 2020

Land Purchase Approved For REACT Rover Base

The REACT Rover which services the southern half of the county will be getting a permanent base of...


Positive Test Numbers Increase In Pottawatomie County

Sept. 1 – Since Aug. 20, Tecumseh's first day back to school, the district has announced eight... Full story


Asher Lady Indians Win Some And Lose Some

The Asher Lady Indians had a win-loss record of 2-2 last week. The first win was a challenging game...


Pottawatomie County 12th in State COVID-19 Cases

Aug. 25 – As Tecumseh, Asher and McLoud schools have reported cases of COVID-19, Pottawatomie... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 20, 2020

Pottawatomie County Schools Respond to Orange COVID-19 Alert

Aug. 21 – Pottawatomie County school districts looked at a possible need to change protocols for... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 20, 2020

Pottawatomie County 12th in State COVID-19 Cases

By Jennifer Pitts Aug. 25 – As Tecumseh, Asher and McLoud schools have reported cases of COVID-19,... Full story


OSDH Confirms One New Death In Pottawatomie County

Aug. 11, 2020 – Another Pottawatomie County death was reported this week as 45 new COVID-19... Full story


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