Here's What's Happening

    WINFIELD ESCAPEE RE-CAPTURED

    An inmate who escapted from Winfield prison has been caught and arrested in Butler County. 53 year old Lewis Mitchell walked away from the Winfield Correctional Facility around 11 Tuesday night. Mitchell was captured around 5:30 Wednesday afternoon in Butler ...Read More
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    Winfield Board Of Education Agrees To Raise Pay

    The Winfield Board of Education met on Monday night at the Medley Administration Center, and voted unanimously to give all full-time Winfield public school certified staff members a $2,500 raise. The board also raised the base salary for district teachers ...Read More

    POLICE RELEASE IDENTITY OF CRASH VICTIM

    Arkansas City Police have finally released the name of the person killed in a Friday afternoon crash in Ark City. Police now say that the victim of that crash was 78 year old Sandra Woodworth of Arkansas City. Her name ...Read More

    LEGISLATIVE COFFEE SESSION SET FOR TUESDAY

    A legislative coffee at the Winfield Chamber will be held tomorrow morning from 7:30 to 9:00. Larry Alley, Ed Trimmer, and Anita Judd Jenkins will be giving an update. There will be no legislative committee meeting on Tuesday this week. ...Read More

    PEDESTRIAN FATALITY REPORTED IN ARK CITY

    Arkansas City Police are investigating an accident that resulted in one fatality late Friday afternoon in northwest Arkansas City. According to Ark City Public Information Officer Andrew Lawson, the victim is a 77 year old woman from Arkansas City, but ...Read More

    ITEMS SEALED IN TIME CAPSULE

    The City of Arkansas City recently donated several items for a countywide time capsule that was dedicated at the Cowley County Fair in honor of the county’s sesquicentennial. Included ia an Ark City Daily Bytes news clipping and two Cowley ...Read More

    HUMAN REMAINS IDENTIFIED

    The human remains that were discovered last Saturday morning southeast of Arkansas City, have been positively identifed as those of Hector Saul Huinac-Lucas. Now, Cowley County Sheriff Dave Falletti is reaching out to the public for help locating the man’s ...Read More