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 By Alex Sloan    News    September 24, 2020 

Shawnee Extends Face-Cover Ordinance

Shawnee City Commissioners voted unanimously to extend the city's controversial face-covering...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    September 24, 2020 

Top Ten Reveals More Women Lead In The County

This past week, with the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, there has been plenty...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 24, 2020 

Shawnee Sales Tax Revenue Up 24.5 Percent Over Projection

The Shawnee City Commissioners met on Monday to approve a lengthy consent agenda, and consider... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 24, 2020 

Planning Commission Minutes Appear On Agenda, Again

Frequent attendees of the Shawnee City Commission meeting may have noticed several Planning...

 

County Closes Courthouse To Public

The county courthouse is closed to the public after three test positive for COVID-19. Commissioner...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 17, 2020

Bethel Focuses On Finances

The Bethel School Board focused on the finances this week, approving a number of expenditures from...

 

Property Prompts Executive Session For Tecumseh

Discussions regarding the purchase or appraisal of property prompted an executive session by the...

 

Shawnee Teacher Turnover Low

Teacher turnover is lower than last year in Shawnee Public Schools, but the makeup of the...

 

Gateway Awarded $250,000 For Food Insecurity Project

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Board of Directors recently approved funding for...

 

Free Flu Shots For Seniors Next Week

ATTENTION SENIORS! Free flu shots will be given at the Golden Age Center in Tecumseh on Thursday,...

 

State Launches REAL ID Website

The Department of Public Safety has launched a new website to help Oklahomans better understand how...

 

Rate Increase Coming For PCDA Customers

Bethel Acres rural water customers will see a rate increase on their water bills in November. That...

 

$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 17, 2020

Rob Morris Questions County About BlueZones Certification

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners had a lengthy meeting this week, with the bulk of...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 10, 2020

Shawnee Approves Lengthy Consent Agenda

During the Shawnee City Commission meeting on Tuesday, the commissioners designated surplus property... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 10, 2020

Female Tries To Break Into County Jail

On Tuesday, the Pottawatomie County Board of commissioners met for a brief meeting, and heard a rath... Full story

 

Good News And Bad News For Tecumseh

Financially, the city of Tecumseh had some good news and some bad news for officials to consider...

 

Chamber Flourishes Under New Director

Even a growing pandemic couldn't stop Leslie Merritt from jumping into her new role as director for...

 

Senate Review

I want to thank the people of Senate District 17 for entrusting me these past eight years to be...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

The Tecumseh Police Department saw a sharp increase in activity this week, and an escalation in the...

 

New Medical Marijuana Laws go into effect Today, Sept. 11

New rules have been announced by the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Agency for all businesses and...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 3, 2020

Stitt Presents COVID-19 Update

STILLWATER, Okla.- Gov. Kevin Stitt and several members of his administration came to Stillwater on... Full story

 
 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...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 3, 2020

PCPSC Adheres To Strict Safety To Stay COVID Free

As reports circulate of COVID-19 outbreaks springing up in jails across the nation, the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    September 3, 2020

County To Continue Financial Support For Shell Building

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners met Monday to consider continued financial support...

 

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