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 By Suzie Campbell    News    November 26, 2020 

Who Maintains The Expo Center?

Spectra's contract for the Heart of the Exposition Center appears to contradict recent statements...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 26, 2020 

Erickson Begins New Role As Emergency Manager

Rachelle Erickson's family may not have started out in Oklahoma, but she said at this point, it's...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 26, 2020 

Wittmann Continues Family's Service Legacy

Tony Wittmann's hiring as Fire Chief marks the continuation of the Wittmann family's legacy of servi...

 

Legislators Take Oaths Of Office Amidst Capitol Scaffolding

Sen. Shane Jett A decade after leaving public office as a state representative, Shane Jett is back...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 19, 2020

Shawnee Extends Mask Mandate To June 2021

On Monday night, the Shawnee City Commissioners met at city hall, in front of a uniformly masked...

 

Shawnee Opens Debris Removal Drop Off

The City of Shawnee has opened a location for citizens (you can use your water bill as proof of...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 19, 2020

County Will Begin Long Process Of Picking Up Storm Debris

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners had a brief meeting with a short agenda on Monday, ma...

 

A Need For Foster Parents Willing To Adopt

By MARY BELLE ZOOK CPN Public Information Department November is National Adoption Month, and many...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

The Tecumseh Police Department had a slow week in terms of arrests, but saw a sharp spike in...

 

Schools Return To Distance Learning

Many Pottawatomie County schools are moving to virtual learning as the rise in new COVID-19 cases...

 

PCDA Board Addresses Storm Damage And Water Theft

The early ice storm downed trees and damaged the fence line at Wes Watkins. That was the bad news....

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 19, 2020

Shawnee Hires New Emergency Manager And Fire Chief

Shawnee's Board of City Commissioners had an eventful and lengthy meeting on Monday night, and took...

 

TPS Approves New Rules For Winter Sports

New rules for attendance at indoor sporting events, the firing of an employee, the purchase of 35...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 12, 2020

Jason Harris Appointed To Bethel Board Of Education

The Bethel School Board filled its final vacancy, seat number 3, Monday night by voting 3-0 to...

 

New Superintendent Named At COJC

The executive director of the Oklahoma Crisis Recovery Unit and a long time administrator with the...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

This week's police report comes with a friendly reminder from the Tecumseh Police Department and...

 

OBU Trustees Adopt Reduced Budget

The Oklahoma Baptist University Board of Trustees approved a revised spring 2021 academic calendar,...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    November 12, 2020

County Approves Construction Addition To Earlsboro Fire Dept

Pottawatomie County commissioners had another short meeting this week, after three of the items on...

 

SPS Moves To Distance Learning Nov. 18 through Dec. 4

Dear Shawnee Families, As we head into the weekend and get closer to Thanksgiving Break, we want to...

 

Capps Awarded Pottawatomie Power Top Spot

Inspire is a word that surely describes Linda Capps. She is the quiet force that empowers those...

 

Division Among Residents Over Rezoning Request

Tree trimming, a rezoning request for a wrecking service and other issues drew seven residents and...

 

Jett Wins Senate Seat By A Landslide, Kerbs Re-Elected

Pottawatomie County voters turned out in droves Tuesday to resoundingly re-elect Dell Kerbs to the...

 

Voter Registrations Increase, Republicans Show Big Gains

Voter registration rolls in Oklahoma are surging ahead of the Oct. 9 voter registration deadline,...

 

Early Ice Storm Leaves Thousands Without Power

By GLORIA TROTTER & ALEX SLOAN It was, of course, the worst ice storm ever for this area as...

 

Shawnee School Approves Proposal For A Brighter Future

The Shawnee Board of Education has approved a project which will literally make the future of Shawne...

 

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