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 By Suzie Campbell    News    February 25, 2021 

New Challenges For 2021 PCJLS

In 2020, the Pottawatomie County Junior Livestock Show wrapped up before COVID shut down events all...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    February 25, 2021 

One Safe Place Relocates

Winter storm damage has displaced the One Safe Place Family Justice Center, forcing them to move on...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 25, 2021 

Winter Storm Aftermath

With last week's extreme winter weather now firmly in the rear-view mirror, local officials have...

 

Maud Bond Vote Tuesday

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday for the I-117 Maud Public School Bond. Polls are open from 7...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

• Steven Patrick Tilley was arrested for aggravated assault and weapons law violations following...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 25, 2021 

Commissioners Approve $35K for Tecumseh Ag Barn

The Pottawatomie County commissioners approved funding for several purchases and projects during...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 18, 2021

County Board Declares Emergency

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners held an emergency meeting on Tuesday via zoom, to...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 18, 2021

Power Providers Struggle To Meet High Demand

As winter storms and dangerously low temperatures sweep across America, electricity providers are st...

 

Order Approved To Help Stabilize The Grid

At the request of the Oklahoma Corporation Commission's Public Utility Division (PUD), Corporation...

 

Shawnee, Meeker, and PCDA customers under Precautionary Boil Order

Editor's note: This story was updated on Feb. 20 at 3:00 p.m., to include information about Bethel... Full story

 

What Is In A Name?

Webster defines "savages" as "not domesticated or under human control," "untamed," "lacking the...

 

Grove Bond Issue Passes

Grove Elementary School patrons overwhelmingly approved an $8,145,000 bond issue Tuesday. Yes votes...

 

Harrison Reaches New Agreement With Board

Bethel Public Schools will soon begin the search for a new superintendent. The school board's...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 11, 2021

CVEC Prepares To Deliver High-Speed Internet

Editor's Note: This story was updated on Feb. 11 to correct an erroneous first name. "Nathan" Fowler...

 

Wilsie Announces Retirement Plans To Board

The resignation of Tecumseh's superintendent for the past 25 years, Tom Wilsie, was accepted during...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 11, 2021

Seven Tornado Sirens To Be Installed In Seven Communities

Seven new tornado sirens have been delivered to Pottawatomie County and are ready for installation...

 

Stitt Signs Order To Protect Energy Companies

Governor Kevin Stitt signed an executive order Feb. 8 to protect Oklahoma's oil and gas industry...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

• After observing a white car drift out of its lane of travel multiple times in the early morning...

 

Annual Trophy Auction Raises Over $50,000

Different - that describes a lot of the things that have happened over the last year. Different, as...

 

Municipal Races Develop In Asher, McLoud And Maud

Candidates for municipal office in Pottawatomie County municipalities filed for office last week. Ra...

 

Update from Pottawatomie County Emergency Management

Update from Emergency Management Director Chad Larman: Pottawatomie County is prepared for the... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 11, 2021

As temperatures plummet, electricity usage nears capacity

Editor's note: This story was updated on Feb. 15 at 3:32 p.m. to include new information released by... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    February 4, 2021

Oil Leak Dominates Bethel Meeting

Bethel Acres' Board of Trustees had an eventful meeting on Monday night, dominated by a discussion w...

 

Hazard Pay Approved For 49 Tecumseh Employees

Nearly 50 city of Tecumseh employees will receive an extra $1,800 in COVID-19 hazard pay, as...

 

Grove School Bond Election Set For Feb. 9

Grove Public School has a bond issue up for vote next Tuesday, Feb. 9, seeking funding for...

 

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