Don and Norma (Thomas) Barkus, of Afton, Okla., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 5, 2020.
Michael Propst, of Kansas City, Mo., graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law on May 16 during a virtual ceremony.
Gary John Headrick and Wanda Jane (May) Headrick are set to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple, who live in Atlanta, were married June 05, 1970 in El Dorado.
The selection committee for the William A. and Gladys Krusor Scholarship has announced that the award for the 2020-21 school year has been made. This year the recipient of the scholarship is Mikeal Segree. Segree is from Ark City and will attend Cowley County Community College this fall.
Jim and Guyla Bills, of Hillsboro, Mo., will soon celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 05, 1970 in Arkansas City. The couple were both teachers before retiring.
Annelynn Duncan, 2, the 2020 Winfield American Legion Auxiliary Poppy Princess, gives Winfield Mayor Phil Jarvis a poppy to honor veterans. The annual distribution of poppies is normally held on the Friday before Memorial Day, but auxiliary president Claudia Satterlee has decided to postpone…
With so many Easter-related activities being canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Cowley County Humane Society is sponsoring an alternative way for families to hunt Easter eggs.
Ernie Zanardi will celebrate his 85th birthday April 13. His family is requesting a card shower in his honor. Send cards to Zanardi at Winfield Senior Living Center, 1320 Wheat Road, Winfield, KS 67156.
Captain Chet Ranzau has successfully completed the process that awards the professional designation of “Fire Officer.” The Commission on Professional Credentialing met on March 2 to confer the designation. Captain Ranzau becomes one of only 521 FOs worldwide.
Presbyterian Manor will celebrate 40 years of service in the community with a grand reopening and ribbon cutting ceremony from 5 to 7 p.m. March 27 at its facility, 1711 N. Fourth St., in Arkansas City.
AmeriCorps Week 2020 is March 8-14, an opportunity to recognize the service of 75,000 AmeriCorps members who strengthen communities across the nation each year, helping nonprofit organizations, schools and parks to accomplish their missions.
Little Sister Xyleigh received an early birthday present when she was matched with Ariel Webb. Webb is a stay-at-home mom who wanted to be more involved in the community. She will meet with Xyleigh one-on-one to go to the park, swim and play games. Webb may also teach Xyleigh to cross stitch…