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 News    August 6, 2020 

Taylor Sworn In To Senate Dist. 28

After serving three years in the Oklahoma House of Representatives, Sen. Zack Taylor, R-Seminole,...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 6, 2020 

Shawnee Approves Rate Increase For Water, Sewer, And Polycarts

Shawnee City Commission approved rate increases for water, sewer, and solitary waste during the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 6, 2020 

Executive Session Held Following 'Rookie Mistake'

New information has been obtained regarding a mysterious executive session conducted by the...

 
 By Natasha Dunagan    News    August 6, 2020 

Virtual Enrollment Numbers Rise In Shawnee

The Shawnee Public School District Board of Education met Monday with administrators attending for...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 6, 2020 

Fire Chiefs Fill County Commission Board Meeting

The Pottawatomie County Public Safety Center shows a net income of $77,241.16 for the month of June....

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 6, 2020 

Tecumseh Makes Short Work Of The Meeting Agenda

This month's Tecumseh City Council meeting may have started a few minutes late, but it did start...

 
 News    August 6, 2020 

Households Have Until October 31 To Complete Census

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that it will begin emailing households in low-responding areas to...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 6, 2020 

Schools Offer Virtual And In-Person Learning Options

The school year is creeping closer, and the Countywide & Sun has compiled reopening plans from the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 6, 2020 

State Question 810 Redistricting Petition Formally Withdrawn

Proponents of State Question 810 said they’ve voluntarily withdrawn their initiative petition due...

 
 By Blake Douglas    News    August 6, 2020 

Will It Be Sharp Or Jett For Senate District 17?

By BLAKE DOUGLAS Nondoc.com When the dust settled after Oklahoma’s primary elections, several...

 
 News    August 6, 2020 

Tecumseh Police Report

It was another busy week for the Tecumseh Police Department, with officers making several arrests,...

 
 News    August 6, 2020 

ODOT Hosts Virtual Public Meeting

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation will host a virtual public meeting to provide updates on...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    July 30, 2020

Bethel School Bond Election, August 25

COVID-19 has caused a multitude of changes for every person, business, and school. School staff and...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 30, 2020

County Board Grants Sheriff's Office Access To Deductible Funds

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners voted Monday to reverse their previous decision...

 

Shawnee Votes To Appoint Board Member To Ward 1

The City of Shawnee is accepting applications for the Ward 1 seat on the city commission. During...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 30, 2020

Business Owners React To Mask Ordinance

During last Thursday night's special meeting, the Shawnee City Commission voted 6-0 in favor of...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

It was another busy week at the Tecumseh Police Department, with officers recovering and continuing...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 30, 2020

Back To School Plans Are Flexible, Adjustable

As the school year draws nearer, The Countywide & Sun will be examining the reopening plans of...

 

Masks Required In All Businesses In CPN Tribal Jurisdiction

Because COVID-19 cases in Pottawatomie County have doubled since June, the Citizen Potawatomi Nation...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 30, 2020

Meet Tecumseh Ward 2 Candidates

As the Tecumseh City Council election draws ever closer, The Countywide & Sun will continue to...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

Shawnee Discusses Mandatory Masks

Members of the Shawnee City Commission and at least a dozen community members gathered in the City C...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    July 23, 2020

Strong Economic Activity Continues In Shawnee

With the country pretty much shut down for weeks on end, most people wouldn't expect much in the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    July 23, 2020

Tecumseh School Board Approves Plans To Reopen

By a unanimous vote, the Tecumseh School Board approved a reopening plan during a special meeting...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

Farris And Taylor Seek Election To Ward 1

On Tuesday, Aug. 25, Tecumseh voters will determine which candidates will sit on the Tecumseh City...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    July 23, 2020

County To Reconsider Vote For Use Of Deductible Fund

On Monday, the Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners agreed to reconsider a decision made at...

 

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