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 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    March 28, 2019

Inhofe Continues Work With Union Pacific

U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe has been in Congress since 1987 - more than three decades away from home. E...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 28, 2019

Spectra Recommended For Management

The Shawnee Civic and Cultural Development Authority received a recommendation for a management...

 

Bill Helps Young Voters Pre-Register

The Oklahoma Senate unanimously approved legislation Feb. 20 to ensure young Oklahomans do not miss...

 

Municipal Elections Tuesday, April 2

Voters will go to the polls Tuesday to decide school board races in Asher, Dale and South Rock Creek...

 

Annual Child Abuse Prevention Luncheon Tuesday, April 2

The annual Child Abuse Prevention luncheon will be held April 2 at the Shawnee Exposition Center, be...

 

Clean Up Continues On Illegal Dump Sites

Pottawatomie County country roads are considerably more beautiful since almost 200 tons - yes, tons...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 21, 2019

Residents Oppose New Cell Tower Site

Much of Monday night's meeting of the Shawnee Board of City Commissioners was monopolized by a...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    March 21, 2019

School Report Card Throws A Bell Curve

The latest version of the school report cards got a close look from Tecumseh school board members...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    News    March 21, 2019

Most County Municipalities See Increase In Sales Tax Revenue

Most Pottawatomie County communities posted modest year-to-year sales tax increases as 2019 bowed...

 

Williams Receives 25 Years

Brooklyn Williams was sentenced to 25 years in prison last week, just as the jury that convicted...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 21, 2019

County Approves Changes To Vacation Time For Employees

The Pottawatomie County Board of County Commissioners approved a change in the county's leave...

 

OBU Featured At Region VI American College Theatre Festival

Students from Oklahoma Baptist University's theatre department were recently featured at the Region...

 

Pioneer Library Receives $6,000 Grant

The Avedis Foundation has awarded a $6,000 grant to the Pioneer Library System for Books for...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 21, 2019

Rate Increase Effective May 1

The Pottawatomie County Development Authority spent a good portion of their monthly meeting last...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    News    March 21, 2019

Not A Single F, Or A, On Middle School Report Cards

No A’s. Quite a few B’s, a few more C’s, more D’s than anyone might want and, thank...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    March 14, 2019

A Feast Of Information Served At Legislative Luncheon

Veteran state senator Ron Sharp was down in his back and pretty much down on state government as he...

 
 By WAYNE TROTTER    News    March 14, 2019

School Report Cards Are Out! A-F, Where Do We Rank?

It's School Report Card time again and things have changed again. For the better or for the worse?...

 

Shawnee Alternative Students Visit State Capitol

Tyreonna Fair was moments away from becoming a dropout statistic. The self-described older student...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 14, 2019

Bethel Board Receives Good News

Bethel School Board members were presented some good news at their regular meeting Monday night....

 

Horn Votes For Measures To Make Voting Easier

U.S. Rep. Kendra Horn (OK-05) voted for H.R. 1 on Friday, keeping her promise to change how Washingt...

 

Scholarships Available For Local High School Seniors

High school seniors who plan to pursue a career in health care are invited to apply for...

 

Community Forum Set For March 28 At UPC

United Presbyterian Church, (USA) in Shawnee invites the community to its first "Community Forum:...

 

Shawnee Hires Wilkerson As Assistant Superintendent

Shawnee Board of Education members Monday night voted to hire Mustang High School Principal Dr. Tere...

 
 By Jacob Factor    News    March 7, 2019

Tecumseh Raises Rates On Lights

A $6.16 increase is coming to some Tecumseh residents' utility bills in April. The Tecumseh Utility...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    March 7, 2019

Deputy Copelin Reports Four New Dumps Identified

The Pottawatomie Board of County Commissioners approved the purchase of 82 new band uniforms through...

 

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