Here's What's Happening

    APPLY NOW FOR ARK CITY SPIRIT AWARD COMMITTEE

    Arkansas City residents are invited to apply now to join a new City committee that will select the annual winner of the Joe B. Avery Community Spirit Award. The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 4-0 on Tuesday night to ...Read More

    KANSAS SENDING HELP TO TEXAS

    The flooding in Texas has prompted Kansas to take action to assist and expedite disaster recovery efforts. On Wednesday, Governor Sam Brownback signed an executive order to lift regulations on motor carriers traveling from and through Kansas en route to ...Read More

    HORSES AFFECTED BY DEADLY DISEASE

    The Kansas Department of Agriculture Division of Animal Health received confirmation from the National Veterinary Services Laboratory, that two horses were confirmed positive for Equine Infectious Anemia. Both premises are under quarantine, and all other horses in the area are ...Read More

    ARK CITY POLICE INVESTIGATING SHOOTING

    Arkansas City Police today, are continuing to investigate what appears so far, to have been an accidental shooting that happened on Monday, and left an Arkansas City woman wounded in her upper left leg. The 25-year-old woman was taken to ...Read More

    former Lt. Governor Dead

    Former Kansas Lt. Gov. Tom Docking, a son and grandson of governors, has died. He was 63. Tom Docking lived at one time in Arkansas City and is the brother of Bill Docking, current chairman of Union State Bank. Tom ...Read More