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 By Suzie Campbell    News    February 21, 2019 

Central Disposal To Pay $900K To City For Transfer Station

The Shawnee Board of City Commissioners met Tuesday in front of a very sparse crowd. It was a short...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    February 21, 2019 

New Graders For District 3

One bid was received by the Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners at the meeting held...

 

Police Seek Victims Of Fraud Through Social Media

In an unusual move, the Tecumseh Police Department turned to Facebook last week to seek victims of...

 

Horn Votes With Majority On Shutdown

U.S. Rep. Kendra Horn (OK-05) voted with a majority of her Congressional colleagues Feb. 14 to avoid...

 

Museum Nominated For The ONE Award

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is one of two dozen Oklahoma organizations that are now finalists...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    February 21, 2019 

Legislatures Discuss Challenges At State Capitol

By GLORIA TROTTER Freshman legislator Danny Sterling has been most surprised by how little time he h...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    February 21, 2019 

PCDA Board Reluctantly Approves Water Rate Increase

The Pottawatomie County Development Authority discussed the need to inform their customers as well...

 

Municipal Races Develop In Bethel, Maud and Wanette

Races developed in three Pottawatomie County communities as filing for municipal offices closed last...

 

Mabee-Gerrer Museum Of Art Celebrates 100th Anniversary

It was in 1919, 100 years ago this year, when the Rev. Gregory Gerrer moved the fine art and...

 

Thompson Named Shawnee Schools Teacher Of The Year

Katie Thompson, kindergarten teacher from Shawnee Early Childhood Center, was named the Shawnee...

 

Record Breaking $48,000 Raised At PCJLS Trophy Auction

The Pottawatomie County Junior Livestock Show Trophy Auction Feb. 4 was especially successful...

 

It's Time To Repeal Or Modify SQ640

Let us begin by saying; no one wants to pay taxes! However, it has also long been said that nothing...

 

A Great Night For All At Love On The Bayou

"Love On The Bayou" raised about $20,000 for the Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce Monday night. Chamber...

 

Bethel Approves Continued Employment of Principals

The Bethel Public Schools Board of Education approved a contract with Tod Harrison as...

 

GCTC Breaks Ground On New Marty Lewis Training Center

A large gathering of community leaders, school officials, law enforcement officers, firefighters,...

 

School Closings

Updated at 11:29 pm Monday, Feb. 18 the following schools located in Pottawatomie county will be... Full story

 

Forensic Audit Suggested For City Of Shawnee Finances

Continuing his questions about city finances, former city commissioner Tom Claybrook suggested a for...

 

Williams Found Guilty

Why did the jury decide Brooklyn Williams was guilty of second degree murder and deserves to spend...

 

Families Need Closure On 36-Year Old Cold Case

For nearly 36 years the families of Paul and Melody Jones have longed for closure. Pottawatomie...

 

School Land Purchase Could Be This Week

Shawnee Board of Education members took no further action toward purchase of property for a new...

 

Municipal Filing Continues

The two days of filing for municipal offices in six Pottawatomie County municipalities were pretty...

 

Pleasant Grove Votes Tuesday, Feb. 12, On $150,000 Bond

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the Feb. 12 Pleasant Grove Special School Proposition...

 

Continued Frustration Over Late Payments For Bethel

The Bethel Acres Board of Trustees convened Feb. 4 in front of a large assembly of onlookers, many o...

 

Commissioners Approve $46,750 Bridge Repair In Dist. 3

The Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners approved a quote from Robinette Concrete...

 

Tecumseh Police Department Has New Surveillance Drone

Plans for a pavilion at Tecumseh Cemetery were back on the agenda at the February meeting of the...

 

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