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PAVE Hosts Second Candidate Forum

PAVE (Pottawatomie Advocates for Voter Education) will host its second Candidate Forum of the 2020...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 18, 2020

Tecumseh Police Reports

The Tecumseh Police Department responded to a diverse range of calls this week, and Midwest City...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    June 18, 2020

GOP Hosts Eleven Candidates At Open Forum

While city candidates were attending a forum hosted by PAVE at Shawnee City Hall, the Pottawatomie C...

 

Q&As, City Commission

As is our tradition, The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the candidates for the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 18, 2020

Stackhouse Joins Expo Board

The Pottawatomie County commissioners reviewed bids and made clear their desire to take a more...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 18, 2020

Shawnee Ratifies Spectra Contract With A 6-1 Vote

The Shawnee City Commission voted 6-1 to acknowledge the continuation of Spectra’s contract to...

 

Races Develop For City Council

Races for every seat on the Tecumseh City Council were guaranteed by the end of the second day of...

 
 By Staff    News    June 18, 2020

DA Requests Audit on City of Shawnee Finances

That investigative audit of the City of Shawnee finances is apparently going to happen. District...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 11, 2020

Tecumseh Officer Faces Multiple Charges

On the evening of May 31, Tecumseh Police Sgt. Jeff Henderson and his wife Lindsey Henderson...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 11, 2020

Pottawatomie County Courthouse Re-Opens June 15

The Pottawatomie County Board of Commissioners voted to allow the courthouse to reopen during their...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    June 11, 2020

Bethel Approves Purchase Of Laptops For Teachers

The Bethel Board of Education approved the purchase of laptops and additional Chromebooks at their...

 

Q&As, District 2 County Commissioner

As is our tradition, The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the candidates for the...

 

PAVE Forum Tonight

Tonight's the night. PAVE (Pottawatomie Advocates for Voter Education) will host a Candidate Forum f...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 11, 2020

Brent Houston Named Assistant Superintendent of 2020

The Shawnee School Board unanimously voted to approve an agreement with the Frantz Law Group on Tues...

 

Four City Of Tecumseh Seats Up For Election; Filing Begins Monday

Candidates for municipal office for the City of Tecumseh may file Declarations of Candidacy...

 

Q&As, Pottawatomie County Sheriff

As is our tradition, The Countywide & Sun posed a set of questions to the candidates for the...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 11, 2020

County Unemployment Rate Jumps To 13.5 Percent In April

Pottawatomie County's unemployment rate jumped from 3.1% in March to 13.5% in April, according to Ap...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    June 11, 2020

THS To Conduct Survey As Fall Start Date Approaches

As of Tuesday, coaches and high school students returned to face-to-face contact under a 2-page...

 
 By GLORIA TROTTER    News    June 11, 2020

Barresi Promises To Give Local Voters Continued Attention

Janet Barresi chose Tecumseh for her first day back at in-person campaigning, and she’s glad she...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 11, 2020

Shawnee Holds Special Meeting To Discuss Budget

The Shawnee City Commissioners held a special meeting on Monday, with only one item on the agenda: a...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Peaceful Protests Held In Shawnee

A small group of marchers carrying signs made their way from Oklahoma Baptist University to the...

 
 By Jennifer Pitts    News    June 4, 2020

New Fire Chief Hired, $150K Road Project Approved

At the end of a quick, half-hour city meeting Monday, Tecumseh had a new fire chief, emergency...

 

Send In Questions For City Candidate Forum By June 9

Questions for candidates in the June 30 Shawnee municipal election are now being accepted by PAVE...

 
 By Suzie Campbell    News    June 4, 2020

Past Due Bills Continue To Plague Expo Trust

The May 21 meeting of the Shawnee Civic and Cultural Development Authority focused on finances,...

 
 By Alex Sloan    News    June 4, 2020

Broadway Project Will Not Be Revived

Funding for the Broadway Street Project is no longer available, and Mayor Richard Finley said, in...

 

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