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Pottawatomie County celebrated that Community Renewal has achieved designation as a Blue Zones Project Approved™ Worksite this week.   Community Renewal's designation is... [Read More]
Electrical Trades students recently installed new LED lights in the Shawnee Salvation Army Resale Store. The out-of-date fluorescent lights were removed and replaced giving the... [Read More]
A Shawnee business was recently honored at the 2019 Oklahoma District Small Business Awards. Small Business Person of the Year was Michael G. Van Eaton,... [Read More]
With summer's arrival and the less hectic pace it brings for families compared to the school year, it may be tempting for parents to allow... [Read More]
Through June 1, Arvest Bank is encouraging food and financial donations for customers as part of its ninth annual Million Meals Campaign. Each year, the... [Read More]
            Session will wrap up this coming week.  Some believe we only work on the budget during session but work begins the year before. Subcommittees... [Read More]
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Anthony B. Davis graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman... [Read More]
The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art announces it will join museums nationwide in participating in the tenth summer of Blue Star Museums, a program which provides... [Read More]
The best way to prevent tick-borne disease is to prevent ticks from attaching and feeding for long periods. Notably, less than one percent of the... [Read More]
The bulk of Monday's Shawnee City Commission meeting is all about water — namely automated meter reading. [Read More]
As the Memorial Day holiday approaches, the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office (OHSO) and Oklahoma law enforcement want to remind all drivers of the importance of seat... [Read More]
Shawnee native Dylan Dickson will graduate from the Oklahoma School for the Deaf in a commencement ceremony that will be held at 1 p.m. May... [Read More]
The Avedis Foundation has announced that broadcast journalist Jenna Wolfe, host of Fox Sports 1's First Thing First, will serve as the keynote speaker for... [Read More]
Will Rycroft is a new officer at the Shawnee Police Department. He graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Engineering Physics from the University of... [Read More]
Shawnee Forward Business Alliance hosted a legislative luncheon Friday, where featured speaker Lt. Gov. Matt Pinnell discussed his role to promote tourism throughout the state. [Read More]
"Curiouser and curiouser," she thought to herself while walking through the long hallway. From the telephone box filled with fishing equipment to the baby head... [Read More]
I never had a dream. That isn't the beginning of a speech that will go down in history. Martin Luther King Jr. did it... [Read More]
When you see someone who is in very good shape physically, chances are high they have put in lots of hard work, dedication, and passion... [Read More]
It was a gift exchange of sorts. On Mother's Day afternoon I was planting one zinnia, an aromatic garden sage and Thai Basel when... [Read More]
Jimmy J.R. and Phyllis Goodnight of Wister announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their son, Jimmy Earl Goodnight III, to Alyssa Marie Cooper, daughter... [Read More]
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