Here's What's Happening

    Train Restored In Wilson Park

    More than 200 local people showed up Tuesday evening for the unveiling of the Wilson Park 2542 locomotive in Arkansas City. The old engine had been on display in the park for more than 60 years, and it was showing ...Read More

    DRUG TAKE BACK COLLECTION THIS SATURDAY

    Law enforcement officers at locations across the state will be collecting unused leftover medications for safe disposal on Saturday. The collection events are part of a nationwide effort to safely dispose of leftover medications to prevent accidental or intentional misuse. ...Read More

    SUSPECT AT LARGE IN SONIC HOLD UP

    The Arkansas City Police Department is still hunting for a man in connection with a robbery of a local restaurant that was reported late Saturday night. That suspect is Austin Ty Brownell. He is described as a white male in ...Read More

    Big Arkalalah Kickoff Planned Tuesday

    The City of Arkansas City… according to a press release from Ark City Public Information Officer Andrew Lawson… will be host to a special Arkalalah kickoff event that features a train unveiling and rededication. It is set for Tuesday night ...Read More

    BUILDING TRADES MEETING RESCHEDULED IN ARK CITY

    Last night’s planned special meeting of the Building Trades Advisory Board in Arkansas City was canceled. The board’s next regular meeting will be at 5:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 in the commission room at City Hall on W. Central Ave. ...Read More

    CANDIDATES FORUM SET FOR MONDAY

    Ark City Chamber of Commerce has announced that it is sponsoring a CANDIDATE FORUM for Cowley College Board of Trustees on Monday, October 23rd from 6pm – 8pm in The Wright Room at Cowley County Community College. All candidates will ...Read More

    CLEANUP DAY WAS CLEARLY A SUCCESS

    Arkansas City’s 2017 Fall Cleanup Day was a great success. An estimated 115 to 120 volunteers showed up last Saturday morning at the Wilson Park rotunda to pitch in with the grassroots cleanup event. The City provided free coffee, donuts ...Read More