This Afternoon
High of 55 under mainly cloudy skies
7:38am   5:40pm
Overnight lows approaching 34 under partly cloudy skies
7:38am   5:40pm
Highs level off around 60 under partly cloudy skies
7:37am   5:41pm

Here's What's Happening

Wilson Park Splash Pad Plans Put On Hold

The Ark City splash pad plans have been put on hold. Plans call for the splash pad at Wilson Park, but now it appears there won’t be a splash pad there until at least late 2021. The city’s public Information Officer, Andrew... Read More.

Cowley County To Honor Former County Counselor

Cowley County – planning to honor a former county counselor who passed away in 2012. Current county administrator Lucas Golf says you’ll be hard pressed to go anywhere in Cowley County without finding something that Bill Taylor was involved in. The county... Read More.

Ark City Police To Get Commemorative Badges

You may notice somehting a little different about the uniforms of Ark City Police Officers. Officers within the department have been given a limited series badge that commemorates the 150th anniversary of the city. Poclie Chief Dan Ward says the old badge design... Read More.

New Grocery Store Opens In Oxford

A celebration for the residents in and around Oxford this past weekend. A new grocery store is open for residents who previously had to drive to Winfield, Wellington or Mulvane for fresh food choices. Beau and Stacie Gilliland have opened Hometown Market in the... Read More.

Coronavirus Cases Rise In Cowley County

Health officials say the number of people who have died from coronavirus complications in Cowley County has grown to 37. Public Health Officer Thomas Langer said there have been as many as six confirmed deaths in the past week. At least 18... Read More.

Ark City Man Arrested For Aggravated Assault

Am Ark City man has been arrested for suspicion of aggravated assault. Reports indicate 60 year-old TJ Hollins Junior was booked for two counts of felony ag assault and criminal possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Hollins was listed as... Read More.