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 By Suzie Campbell    News    January 16, 2020 

County Honors World War II Veteran William Rapp

World War II Army Veteran William T. Rapp is the first recipient of the Veteran of the Month certifi...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    January 16, 2020 

County Sets Fees For OMM Businesses

New policies, new fees, and new resolutions were approved at the Pottawatomie County Board of...

 
 By Jacob Factor    Sports    January 16, 2020 

Three Local Schools Compete In Jim Walling Tournament

Earlsboro, Macomb and Asher had a busy weekend at the Jim Walling Tournament hosted at Earlsboro....

 

Pottawatomie Profiles

Keep Oklahoma Beautiful named him the 'Best Overall' at a recent banquet and citizens of...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    January 9, 2020

County Approves Add-On For Tribbey FD

The Tribbey Fire Department is adding 40 by 30 by 14 add-on to the Dale Smith Community Center. The...

 

Execution Date For Byron Shepard Set For Mar. 26, 2020

It only took five minutes to sentence Byron James Shepard to death. That formal sentencing for the m...

 

Two Named To State Council

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Joy Hofmeister has named 104 Oklahoma high school...

 
 By Jacob Factor    News    December 26, 2019

Despite Cutbacks, Public Safety Center In The Green

Even with low inmate counts and no money from the county, the Pottawatomie County Safety Center has...

 

Letter To The Editor: Bike Lanes Are Proven Economic Driver

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: I am excited we are a Blue Zones Project community, the first of its...

 

Letha "Jo" Dockrey

Letha “Jo” Dockrey, 81, of Shawnee, Oklahoma, died peacefully at home on Dec. 19, 2019. Jo was...

 

West Law Firm Continues Coat Giveaway Tradition

Now in its 11th year, The West Law Firm -- along with The Salvation Army of Shawnee -- celebrates a...

 

Avedis Funds New Tecumseh Park

A $48,000 grant from the Avedis Foundation will bring playground equipment to what has been an...

 

Re-Zoning Request For Marijuana Dispensery Draws Opposition

Although there were only 15 items on the Shawnee Board of City Commissioners agenda Monday, the...

 

McLoud's Old Gym Approved For A Makeover

The old elementary gym at McLoud Public Schools will be getting a complete makeover. Pottawatomie...

 

Myrtle (Dickenson) Hood

Myrtle (Dickenson) Hood, 87, died on Dec. 10, 2019. She was born May 23, 1932, in the Johnson...

 

PCDA Looks At Long-Range Planning For The Entire County

It was a short meeting for the Pottawatomie County Development Authority (PCDA) Thursday, Dec. 12....

 

One Step Closer To Additional Affordable Housing

New affordable housing for 35 families became one step closer to reality Monday when the...

 

One Race On School Election Primary Ballot

Candidates for the Board of Education in 15 Pottawatomie County school districts filed their Declara...

 

County Donates Twelve Lots To City Of Shawnee

The Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners donated lots located at 12 different...

 
 By Jacob Factor    News    December 12, 2019

Three New Hires At Tecumseh

The Tecumseh Board of Education spent its quick regular meeting Monday approving several routine...

 

Request Heard For Donation Of County Owned Lots To COCAA

Pink Fire Department is getting a new fire truck — Well, new to them. Rural Fire Coordinator Paul...

 

More Waste

James Lankford, who through 2014 was Pottawatomie County’s voice in the House of Representatives,...

 

Shepard Receives Death Penalty

The mood was somber in Courtroom No. 1 at the Pottawatomie County courthouse last Friday. After...

 

Salvation Army Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Shawnee’s Salvation Army will serve its annual Thanksgiving dinner, free to anyone in its...

 

Copelin Named Best Of The Best

Pottawatomie County Environmental Crimes Deputy Shaun Copelin won the Law Enforcement category of...

 

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