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Sharp Faired Well In Shawnee

Sen. Ron Sharp won six out of the 11 Shawnee precincts in the Aug. 25 Republican runoff for the Stat...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

The Tecumseh Police Department had another busy week handling everything from traffic stops to fraud...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    August 27, 2020

JETT WINS RUNOFF

A contentious race marked by dark money mailers, a very public job loss and many weeks of rumors...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 27, 2020

Melot, New CEO Of Shawnee Forward

Shawnee Forward has operated without a Chief Executive Officer for months, but not any more. On...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 27, 2020

Additional Tornado Sirens For County Discussed At Meeting

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners gathered for a rather short meeting in which they...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

The Tecumseh Police Department responded to a number of thefts this week, and made an arrest in conn...

 

Medicare Info For High-Risk

The Social Security Administration is offering some information for those in the high-risk...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 27, 2020

New City Commissioner Ready To Serve

Commissioner Daniel Matthews, appointed during a recent City Commission meeting, said Shawnee is...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 20, 2020

Oklahoma's First Blue Zones Certified Community

On Monday, community leaders and Blue Zones Project participants gathered at an invitation-only even...

 

Multiple Decisions Will Be Made At The Polls, Tuesday

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday - if not sooner - for the August 25, 2020, Runoff Primary,...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 20, 2020

Meet Tecumseh Ward 4 Candidates

With the Tecumseh City Council election rapidly approaching, it's time for The Countywide &...

 

Jett Or Sharp? Who Will Win Senate 17?

The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the two Republicans in the runoff Tuesday for...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 20, 2020

County Okays OffenderWatch Program For Sheriff

During Monday's regular meeting of the Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners, spending was...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 20, 2020

Matthews Appointed To Shawnee City Commission

The Shawnee City Commission voted unanimously to appoint Daniel Matthews to fill the vacant Ward 1...

 

Early Voting Begins Today

• Anyone who needs to look up their polling place, verify their registration information, or view...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 20, 2020

Election Officials Work Hard To Keep Votes Secure

There are protocols, policies, and a chain of custody to keep the election process secure. "It's a n...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

After a long period with increased incident volume, the Tecumseh Police Department had a decrease...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 20, 2020

Pottawatomie County Schools Respond to Orange COVID-19 Alert

Aug. 21 – Pottawatomie County school districts looked at a possible need to change protocols for...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    August 20, 2020

Bethel Bond Passes, Shawnee Bond Fails

Bethel won its bond election, Shawnee lost its two propositions, and the incumbents prevailed in...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 20, 2020

Pottawatomie County 12th in State COVID-19 Cases

By Jennifer Pitts Aug. 25 – As Tecumseh, Asher and McLoud schools have reported cases of COVID-19,...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    August 13, 2020

Jett Terminated, Lawsuit Filed

State Senate Dist. 17 candidate Shane Jett of Shawnee filed a lawsuit in the District Court of the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    August 13, 2020

Lankford Provides Insight To Supply Chain Breakdown

Following a recent editorial in the Countywide & Sun, Sen. James Lankford, R-Oklahoma, called...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    August 13, 2020

Shawnee School Bond Back On The Ballot

Shawnee school district voters will have a chance to redeem themselves Aug. 25 with another shot at...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    August 13, 2020

Tecumseh Board Discusses Re-Opening Changes

During the last regular meeting before the new school year begins, Tecumseh Board of Education...

 

Tecumseh Police Report

The Tecumseh Police Department stayed busy this week, responding to several larcenies, and more...

 

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