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Dec. 6, 2013
Winter blast brings snow, ice to Pontotoc County
It's hunker-down time for the next several days in Pontotoc County.
Video Snapshot: Winter Storm 12-06-13
A winter storm descended on the Ada area with snow, sleet and ice Friday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Weather bulletin for Pontotoc County
The National Weather Service in Norman reported early Thursday afternoon that Pontotoc County residents can expect a temperature of 19 degrees tonight with a wind chill of about 10 degrees.
Temperatures were expected to remain about 27 degrees all day Thursday before dropping to 19 Thursday night.
The entire county and much of southern Oklahoma are under a winter storm warning with ice accumulations of 1/4 to 1/2 inch expected. Ada's accumulation is expected to be closer to 1/4 inch.
Breaking News Update: Manhunt Continues South of Ada
Pontotoc County Sheriff's deputies, Ada Police, and Oklahoma State Troopers searched for at least two armed robbery suspects in the vicinity of the King's Ridge addition in south Ada.
PAWS Benefit Postponed
The Pontotoc Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) “Dog’s Night Out Christmas Gala” has been postponed
Weather conditions delay deliveries of The Ada News
Due to icy weather conditions, The Ada News is experiencing temporary delays in home deliveries of the Thursday edition. Your paper will be delivered as soon as possible. We will continue to monitor weather conditions and make deliveries as promptly as possible. Thanks for reading The Ada News.
Pat Taylor Memorial Parade of Lights canceled
The Pat Taylor Memorial Parade of Lights has been canceled due to safety concerns.
School districts cancel classes due to weather
Several area school districts canceled classes today due to bad weather and hazardous driving conditions.
State Sen. Paddack named East Central distinguished alumnus; to address grads
Oklahoma State Senator Susan Paddack has been named East Central University’s Distinguished Alumnus and will address candidates for bachelor’s and master’s degrees at ECU’s fall commencement ceremonies on Saturday, Dec. 14, at the Kerr Activities Center.
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