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 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 28, 2020 

Spectra Contract Up For Renewal

Trying to negotiate a management contract spelling out the dos and don'ts at Shawnee's Heart of Okla...

 
 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 Alex Sloan    News    May 28, 2020 

Where's The Beef ?

As COVID-19 leads to shutdowns of some major meat packing plants, meat products have become less...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    May 28, 2020 

Candidate Forums Scheduled

PAVE (Pottawatomie Advocates for Voter Education) has set two Candidate Forums in the coming weeks...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    May 28, 2020 

Sales Tax Provides Unique Buying Power For County Schools

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners approved a nearly $1500 purchase for Wanette Public...

 
 News    May 28, 2020 

Lively Named To All Oklahoma USA Academic Team

Three Seminole State College students were recently named to the All Oklahoma USA Academic Team by...

 
 News    May 28, 2020 

District 28 Candidates Q&As

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

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 21, 2020

Harrod Voices Concerns With Spectra

Acknowledgment of the 2020-2021 contract with Spectra was pulled from the consent agenda during the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 21, 2020

Tecumseh Looks At 5-Year Plan

As Tecumseh High School seniors began walking across an outdoor stage in a drive-through graduation...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    May 21, 2020

Bus Purchase Approved For Bethel

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners approved several one-time purchases in addition to...

 

Schovanec Receives Tiffin Christian Leadership Scholarship

The Tecumseh Ministerial Alliance has awarded its annual Tiffany Tiffin Christian Leadership...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 21, 2020

New Storm Sirens Issue Weather Alerts Automatically

Storm sirens and the Smart911 app are up and running in Shawnee.  The installation of the last two...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 21, 2020

PCDA Looking At Ways To Protect The Water

By SUZIE CAMPBELL The Pottawatomie County Development Authority held a meeting for the first time...

 

District 5 Candidates Respond To Questions

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

 

Bowling Alley, Arcade Open Limited Hours

FireLake Bowling Center reopened to the public on Monday, May 18. Limited hours are currently Monday...

 

DEQ Recommends Flushing Water Lines

The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality recommends Oklahoma’s businesses closed for...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 14, 2020

Reality Goes Virtual

*Editor's Note: Tecumseh announced the addition of a drive-through ceremony after The Countywide &...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    May 14, 2020

Absentee Voting Simplified For Upcoming, June 30, Election

Suddenly everyone’s interested in absentee voting. The COVID-19 pandemic has lots of people...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    May 14, 2020

County Judges Still Holding Court

To open or not to open, that was the question discussed by the Pottawatomie County Board of County...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    May 14, 2020

Plans For Summer School And Next School Year On Hold

Organizing a summer school program for students who may not be allowed to attend in person;...

 

Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art Goes Virtual

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art has been closed since the middle of March due to COVID-19, and it...

 

Hunchback of Notre Dame Postponed

The Shawnee Little Theatre Board of Directors recently made the decision to postpone production of...

 

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...

 

Commencement Set For SSC

Seminole State College will hold its 87th Commencement Ceremony tomorrow (Friday, May 8) for...

 

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