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Bethel Moves Meetings To First Monday

A decision to dismiss with prejudice a lawsuit against the Pottawatomie County Development Authority was passed by a count of three to one during the...

 

Harjo community Hosts Third Annual Christmas Parade

If you or your family has any connection to Harjo, OK, you're invited to enter a float in the third annual Harjo Christmas Parade that will kick off...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    December 13, 2018 

Board Approves Purchase Of Band Uniforms

The Bethel Public Schools Board of Education approved the purchase of various items totaling just over $83,500 Tuesday night, utilizing county educati...

 

Tecumseh City Council Names Conduit Acting City Manager

Tecumseh City Clerk/Treasurer Cathy Condit was named acting city manager Tuesday, the same day City Manager Jimmy Stokes was released from the...

 
 By Jacob Factor    News    December 13, 2018 

Audit Report Presented to 911 Board

The Enhanced 911 System Trust Authority is in fair weather, according to an audit report given in the 911 Trust meeting Dec. 5. The total assets for 2...

 
 By Loren Rhoades    News    December 13, 2018 

Municipal Power Authority Gives Check To Tecumseh School

Tecumseh Public Schools received a check from the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority for $40,694.09 at Monday night's school board meeting. The check...

 

Helping Out

Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. presented a check for $6,000 to leaders of Tribbey to cover electric bills for the town's community center for the...

 

Kerbs To Head State House Page Program

State Representative Dell Kerbs (R-Shawnee) has been appointed by House Speaker Charles McCall to lead the High School Page Program for the 57th...

 

A Special Gift

Jair Messias Bolsonaro, Brazilian president-elect, recently received a gift of a pair of Oklahoma state seal cufflinks from Shane Jett of...

 

Smalley Named House Majority Caucus Chair

Senate Republicans recently announced their full leadership team for the 57th Legislature. Senate Republicans previously designated Senator Greg...

 

Some Tips For Visiting Those In Nursing Homes

Many residents in long-term care facilities eagerly await a visit from friends or family members. Visitors should plan ahead to make these visits...

 

OBU Grad Speaker

Dr. Blake Gideon, Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church, Edmond, will deliver OBU's Winter Commencement address during the 2 p.m. graduation ceremony...

 

Races Develop For Three Local School Board Elections

School board races developed in Asher, Dale, and South Rock Creek as filing closed last Wednesday. In most school districts, no races developed and th...

 

OBU Gives A Sizzling Science Show

Education majors in OBU's Teacher Education Science Methods course recently hosted a STEM Day of Learning titled "The Sizzling Science Show: A STEM...

 

It Was A Fab 50s Shawnee Parade

SEFF put together an amazing float to carry Santa through the parade in style. The Shawnee FFA float took top honors - Best Overall Grand Champion -...

 

Avedis Funds Learning Garden

The Avedis Foundation has awarded a $4,000 grant to the South Rock Creek 4-H Club for a Community Classroom Learning Garden. "With the help from the...

 

The STEM Regional Alliance led by GCTC Presents Awards

Cross Timbers Elementary student Mary Negahnquet recently received the Regional STEM Star Award from the STEM Region Alliance led by Gordon Cooper...

 

Reindeer Get Ready For Christmas Parade

Santa Claus is coming to town - tonight! He will be the main attraction at the annual Shawnee Christmas Parade that starts at 7 pm tonight...

 

New Chamber Director Hired

Tecumseh Chamber of Commerce members will get a special Christmas present next week when they meet their new executive director at the chamber's...

 
 By Johnna Ray    News    December 6, 2018

City Identifies Capital Improvement Needs

Capital improvement needs identified by Shawnee city leaders and a majority of voters are one step closer to being addressed with the approval this we...

 

Shawnee School Board Moves Forward On Land Purchase

Shawnee Board of Education members Monday night approved another step in the detailed procedure to acquire 15 acres on 45th Street, west of Kickapoo,...

 

NRC To Add A Safe Room To Campus

North Rock Creek Schools is adding a 5,000 square foot safe room to their campus. The Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners approved the...

 
 By Loren Rhoades    News    December 6, 2018

Avedis Awards $100,000 Grand To Tecumseh

By LOREN RHOADES The City of Tecumseh was presented a $100,000 check by the Avedis Foundation at Monday night's city council meeting for renovations...

 

West Named Best

Shawnee, Okla., Nov. 1, 2018 – The West Law Firm of Shawnee has been named to the 2019 "Best Law Firms in America®" list by U.S. News & Worl...

 

Briggs One Of First Hall Of Fame Inductees

The Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame inducted its first-ever class Dec. 4 at the Oklahoma History Center in Oklahoma City. Shawnee banker Larry Briggs, A...

 

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