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 By Alex Sloan    News    August 13, 2020 

Lankford Provides Insight To Supply Chain Breakdown

Following a recent editorial in the Countywide & Sun, Sen. James Lankford, R-Oklahoma, called...

 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 13, 2020 

Tecumseh Board Discusses Re-Opening Changes

During the last regular meeting before the new school year begins, Tecumseh Board of Education...


Sales Tax Collections Plummet

April Gross Receipts to the Treasury plunged by more than half a billion dollars as the coronavirus...


Masks Required On Campus At Seminole State College

The Seminole State College Board of Regents approved a measure that would make the wearing of face...

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    August 13, 2020 

8-12-20: County COVID-19 Update

Aug. 12, 2020 – Today's data reflects six new official Pottawatomie County novel coronavirus... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    August 6, 2020

COVID-19 Claims Two More County Lives Over Weekend

Aug. 4, 2020 – Two more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Pottawatomie County this week, bringing... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 6, 2020

Tecumseh Splash Pad, Park Back Open Today; City Hall To Reopen Monday

Yesterday, Tecumseh City Hall was closed after officials learned an employee had tested positive... Full story

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    July 30, 2020

In Seven Days OSDH Reported 102 New COVID-19 Cases In The County

July 28, 2020 – Positive COVID-19 case numbers continue to rise across Pottawatomie County, with... Full story


Letters to the Editor: Can We All Give Thanks To The Medical Professionals?

EDITOR The Countywide & Sun: Public health departments and health officials are maligned or...

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    July 23, 2020

Shawnee Sees Jump in COVID-19 Cases as County Adds 51 This Week

July 23, 2020 – Shawnee has added 20 new COVID-19 cases in the past two days, according to the... Full story


Gateway Receives TSET Grant

The Board of Directors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) selected Gateway...

 By Alex Sloan    Columns    July 9, 2020

Nothing Like A Garden To Help Cope

Pursuing productivity for its own sake is rarely very fulfilling. Regular readers of our paper may k...

 By Alex Sloan    News    June 25, 2020

Trump Campaign Begins In Tulsa

TULSA- A flood of supporters, reporters, protestors and law enforcement surged into the streets...

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    June 25, 2020

Local, State Virus Cases Continue To Climb

More than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases have been reported across Oklahoma in the past two weeks, with... Full story

 By Alex Sloan    Virus    June 25, 2020

Shawnee Public Schools Announces Positive COVID-19 Case

Shawnee Public Schools announced Thursday that an assistant coach had tested positive for COVID-19.... Full story


What's Going On At Your Local Library

Mailbox Library The Pioneer Library System offers young readers a variety of ways to interact with...

 By Alex Sloan    News    May 28, 2020

Expo Center Hosts First Big Event Since March

The Heart of Oklahoma Expo Center will host a horse sale this weekend (May 29-30), which will...

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    May 21, 2020

COVID-19 Mid-May Review

May 19, 2020 – As communities continue to reopen and reported COVID-19 deaths appear to continue... Full story


Capitol Report

At the time of this article being crafted, and it ultimately being published, there are possible mod...


Talleys Celebrate 71st Anniversary

On Saturday, May 21, 1949, Raymond and Myrna Talley were married in Okemah, Oklahoma, in a...


District 5 Candidates Respond To Questions

As is our tradition, The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the candidates for...


OBU Makes The Switch To Distance Learning

Over the last seven weeks, students and professors at universities around the world have made the...


ECU To Confer 97 Degrees For Spring 2020 Graduation

East Central University plans to confer 97 master’s degrees to candidates for its Spring 2020...

 By Jennifer Pitts    Virus    May 7, 2020

COVID-19 UPDATE Week In Review: Three new Shawnee cases, one fatality in neighboring Lincoln County

May 8, 2020 – Oklahoma now totals 4,426 cumulative COVID-19 cases and 266 deaths as the Oklahoma... Full story

 By Suzie Campbell    News    April 30, 2020

28th IFYR Postponed To 2021

The 28th Annual International Youth Finals Rodeo will not happen in 2020. That was the decision...


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