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 By Alex Sloan    News    April 22, 2021 

Bethel Splits Votes On Routine Items

During a marathon special meeting last Thursday addressing a variety of annual and routine agenda...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 22, 2021 

Shawnee Ends Mask Mandate, April 30

The Shawnee City Commissioners voted 5-2 in favor of amending the city's mask mandate during their...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 22, 2021 

Lawmakers Talk Pot In Pottawatomie County

Four of Pottawatomie County's state legislator's gathered for a legislative luncheon in Tecumseh...

 
 News    April 22, 2021 

Career Techs Offer Written Driver Tests

The Oklahoma CareerTech Testing Center, a division of the Oklahoma Department of Career and... Full story

 
 News    April 22, 2021 

10-Digit Dialing Begins April 24 For The 405 Area Code

Are you ready? Prepare now for 10-digit dialing in the 405 area code Now is the time for Oklahomans...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 22, 2021 

County Changes Purchasing Procedures For Fire Departments

The Pottawatomie County Commissioners made some changes to the purchasing procedures for the...

 
 News    April 22, 2021 

Unemployment Benefits Expiring

Oklahomans who began receiving unemployment benefits in March 2020 may need to reapply when their...

 
 News    April 22, 2021 

Tecumseh Police Report

• After being arrested for domestic violence, threatening violence, and assault on a police...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 15, 2021

Marijuana License Fee Raised $3,000

Editor's note: The print edition of this week's paper ran with a headline which said marijuana licen...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    April 15, 2021

Board Approves New Band Trailer And 21-22 Employees

The purchase of a new band trailer was approved and more than 200 employee positions were filled for...

 

Voting Reminders

With South Rock Creek School C-32 School Bond election right around the corner, Pottawatomie County...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 15, 2021

Election Secretary Receives Raise After 12 Days

After serving only 12 days in her new job, Election Board Secretary Trish Carter has received an...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

Charles "Ricky" Harris was arrested April 3, after officers responded to the 200 block of South...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    April 8, 2021

Kinsey Hired As Tecumseh's New Superintendent

Tecumseh Schools will welcome a familiar person into a new position with the 2021-2022 school year....

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 8, 2021

Trustees Discuss Bethel Acres Zip Code

The Bethel Acres Board of Trustees passed an amendment to the town's medical marijuana ordinance on...

 
 By Natasha Dunagan    News    April 8, 2021

Shawnee Board Approves New Assistant Superintendent

The Shawnee Board of Education voted, during an executive session in the April 5 meeting, to hire...

 

Election Board Moving

The Pottawatomie County Election Board offices will move to a new location. The Election Board will...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 8, 2021

City Receives Help Coordinating Homeless Services

During Monday night's meeting of the Shawnee City Commissioners, the public was introduced to Lauren...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    April 8, 2021

Tecumseh City Council Discusses March Water Bills

Significant reductions for some resident's March water bills were among items approved Monday...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 8, 2021

County Donates A Parcel Of Land To Earlsboro Schools

Earlsboro Public Schools received a surprise land donation from the county government Monday during...

 

Audit Of City Of Shawnee Finances To Begin Soon

The long-anticipated audit of City of Shawnee finances is finally moving to the front burner, althou...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    April 1, 2021

Tecumseh Board Narrows Candidate Pool

After 25 years as superintendent, Tom Wilsie's resignation was accepted during the regular meeting...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 1, 2021

Lewis Returns To Bethel As Interim Superintendent

During an exceedingly short special meeting on Monday, the Bethel Public Schools Board of Education... Full story

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    April 1, 2021

The State Of Water For The City Of Shawnee

Shawnee city officials offered a detailed look at the upcoming upgrades of the city's water infrastr...

 

Highway 102 Widening Project Is Well Underway

Work is well underway on a widen and resurface project, on Highway 102 from just north of the...

 

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