The court proceedings on two former Kay County commissioners will continue in a Payne County courtroom this Friday.
Tyson Rowe of Blackwell is facing seven felony charges and nine misdemeanor charges because of an audit conducted by the State Auditor and Inspector General’s office in 2016. The hearing is scheduled a preliminary hearing in front of Payne County District Judge Steven Kinstler. The hearing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Rowe was originally scheduled for a preliminary hearing in Newkirk on Monday but that was cancelled, and the hearing will now take place in Stillwater.
Dee Schieber of Ponca City is also scheduled for a hearing in Stillwater Friday afternoon. Schieber is facing seven misdemeanor charges of willful violation of law regulating official conduct. The hearing is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.