PSO is an AEP company, with a focus on building a smarter energy infrastructure and delivering new technologies and custom energy solutions to our customers.
If you have a question or suggestion, we’d love to hear from you! You can send us a message here or contact us at https://www.psoklahoma.com/contact/. To report an outage, please call us at 1-888-218-3919 or visit https://www.psoklahoma.com/outages/report/.
Bringing comfort to our customers, supporting business and commerce, and building strong communities.
We’ve created this page so you can learn more about what’s happening at Public Service Co. of Oklahoma and we can respond to questions, comments, praise and even criticism.
We ask that you keep your comments and posts respectful to community members and relevant to Public Service Co. of Oklahoma and its programs, news or initiatives, or the utility industry.
Public Service Co. of Oklahoma reserves the right to remove postings that are:
– libelous, profane, defamatory, hateful, harassing, threatening or obscene;
– personal attacks against our employees;
– contain links or advertisements;
– violate copyright or intellectual property rights;
– contain spam or are intended to cause technical disruptions to this page;
– off-topic; or
– violate Facebook’s terms of service or any laws or regulations.
In addition, we will not post form letters with the same content from multiple users. Relevant comments or likes on previous published posts are always welcome. We reserve the right to delete excessive wall postings to improve the overall visitor experience.
Anyone repeatedly posting material that violates these guidelines will be banned from participating in this Facebook page.
If you have a concern about a specific incident or employee, please contact Customer Service at https://PSOklahoma.com/contact/.
If you have something to sell to Public Service Co. of Oklahoma, please complete the vendor registration form at http://www.AEP.com/about/suppliers/.
If you’re interested in a job, visit the AEP Careers page on Facebook or http://AEP.com/careers.
Jeff Hyatt, COO
We are a full service electrical contractor. specializing in residential and commercial projects with a 24 hour service bucket truck service and installing and servicing stand by generators.
P.O. Box 1960
Charles Lamb, Chairman of the Board
Watonga is the county seat of Blaine County, located at the junction where State Highways 8 and 33 meet U.S. Highway 270. The Northwestern Oklahoma community grew from a tent city in the midst of the Cheyenne-Arapaho Reservation. It was part of a non-Indian settlement opened in a land run on April 19, 1892.
The town was named for Arapaho Chief Wa-ton-gha, whose name meant Black Coyote. A post office was established in 1892. In 1902, the Enid and Anadarko Railway opened a line extending west from Guthrie and passed through Watonga. The 60-mile leg was the community’s first rail connection and became a vital transportation link for the area’s growing agricultural industry. Four years later, the Blaine County Courthouse was built and remains as one of several in Oklahoma that predate statehood.
In October 1892, Thompson B. Ferguson arrived in Watonga and established the Watonga Republican newspaper. In 1901, President Theodore Roosevelt appointed him as Oklahoma’s eighth territorial governor. He served until 1906, leaving office a year before Oklahoma became the nation’s 46th state.
By 1940, the city had grown to a population of more than 2,800. That same year, the Watonga Cheese Factory was established in a building that had formerly served as an ice and electric plant. The factory, famous for its many dairy products, inspired Watonga’s annual cheese festival in 1976. After operating in Watonga for 70 years, damage from Tropical Storm Erin forced the cheese factory to relocate in 2010, but the annual Watonga Cheese Festival continues to be a community celebration every October.
Watonga’s current population is about 3,000. Famous people from the community include native son Clarence Nash, who provided the voice of Walt Disney’s cartoon character Donald Duck.
Buildings on the National Register of Historic Places include the Watonga National Guard Armory, the Blaine County Courthouse, the Noble Hotel, the Thompson Benton Ferguson House, the Cronkhite Ranch House, the U.S. Post Office, and the J. H. Wagner House.
For a list of our city departments and contact information click here.