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MORE MOVIES FOR ARK CITY – TWO IN THE COMING WEEK!

The 2018 Outdoor Family Movie Series continues this Sunday in Arkansas City with a family-friendly movie under the Wilson Park rotunda. The 2017 drama “Wonder,” sponsored by the Arkansas City Public Library, will be shown starting around 8 p.m. Sunday.... Read More.

Candidates Forum At Cowley Set For Tuesday

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce is inviting everyone to come out and attend a Legislative Candidate Forum, set for next Tuesday evening from 6:30 to 8, at the Cowley College Wright Room. You are invited to ask questions,... Read More.

ARK CITY MAN FACING RAPE CHARGES

An Arkansas City man has been arrested in connection with a rape investigation that began last month. 18 year old Gustavo Gutierrez is facing a felony charge of rape of a child younger than 14. It goes back to May... Read More.

NEW SOUTHWESTERN VP OF FINANCE ANNOUNCED

Southwestern College President Brad Andrews has announced Shannon Vargas as the college’s new vice president for finance and chief financial officer. Vargas, a Southwestern College graduate, began her career locally. She worked for the City of Winfield and at an... Read More.

MORE DETAILS RELEASED SURROUNDING FATAL ARK CITY FIRE

More details today about that tragic fatal fire last week in Arkansas City. According to the official news release from Arkansas City Fire/EMS, three fire departments responded last Thursday afternoon to the structure fire that claimed one life at a... Read More.

BIKING ACROSS KANSAS PASSES THROUGH OUR AREA

The annual Biking Across Kansas event was first held in 1975. Since then, the number of riders has steadily grown, from around 75 the first year to 660 or more this year. Biking Across Kansas is an annual, eight-day bike... Read More.

NEW “MUSIC MAN” AT SOUTHWESTERN

Southwestern College has announced that Aaron Knodle will be its new director of choral activities and voice professor.Knodle earned a bachelor of music in organ performance and a bachelor of arts in music education from Luther College, as well as... Read More.