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Burbank Victim

A resident of the small community of Burbank is working with police to identify the man who is using stolen checks at three different Wal-Mart stores. This person is the victim of six counts of fraud as personal checks have been reproduced and passed at stores in Ponca City, Newcastle …Read More


Man Sentenced in Child’s Death

A 27 year old Arkansas City man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for the death last summer of 16 month old Astra Abegg.  Jacob Brickey was sentenced by Judge Jim Pringle on a charge of voluntary manslaughter and a charge of aggravated child endangerment.  The child’s mother 30 year …Read More

This year's Oklahoma Hall of Fame inductees (from left) G. "Ike" Glass Jr., Lee Roy Selmon, Polly Nichols, C. Kendric Fergeson, Regina Tisdale accepting for Wayman Tisdale posthumously , Steven W. Taylor and V. Burns Hargis at the Renaissance Hotel in Tulsa, OK Nov. 12, 2009.  MICHAEL WYKE/Tulsa World

Congratulations Mr. Ike Glass

State Regent Marlin “Ike” Glass was recognized as a state regent emeritus at the April 21st meeting of the Oklahoma State Board of Regents for Higher Education. Ike, owner of Glass Trucking in Newkirk, has served two terms on the board, both were nine year terms. He was first appointed …Read More

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6A Girls Golf Regional

Ponca City qualified two players for the upcoming Girls 6A State Tournament. Sydney Herman and Megan Wicker qualified as individuals for head coach John Spore’s team.  The Ponca City girls finished in 8th place in the event just missing out on qualifying as a team.  Broken Arrow won the regional …Read More

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Severe Weather Cancellations in Ponca City

Severe weather has forced the cancellation of two events in Ponca City. The Ponca City Chamber of Commerce has cancelled tonight’s scheduled Business After Hours that was to be held at Camp Mcfadden.  Also the Ponca City Senior Citizens Center has cancelled  their dance tonight.  Be listening to Sunny 104.7 and NewsTalk …Read More


Ponca City hosting Golf, Tennis Regionals

Ponca City will be the host site for several state events next week. It was announced that Ponca City will host the boys and girls Class 6A East Tennis Regional.  The girls regional is Monday May 2nd and the boys regional is Monday May 9th.  The regional will take place …Read More


Perry Woman in Accident

An accident last night eight miles West of Stillwater on Highway 51 in Payne County has sent an 81 year old Perry woman to the hospital in critical condition.  Evelyn Williams was taken to the OU Medical Center.  The driver of the other vehicle, 21 year old Rachel Jennings of …Read More


St. Louis on WBBZ Ponca City

On Monday April 25th, the St. Louis Cardinals are 10-8 on the season. That includes a 5-4 road mark and a record of 5-4 at home.  This week, enjoy cardinal baseball on NewsTalk 1230 WBBZ in Ponca City on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday with a pregame show of 7:45 …Read More