Graham charged with 3 counts of aggravated assault; police seek information
Cowley County commissioners discussed raising taxes, both property and sales, during a budget work session Tuesday night to help pay for rising personnel costs and aging infrastructure.
The Wendy’s sign in Winfield makes big promises while a new restaurant is being built at 1617 Main St. The old Wendy’s building was torn down to make way for a brand new one, expected to open in about three months. The Wendy’s in Arkansas City was remodeled last year. Both restaurants are ow…
CALABASAS, Calif. — A Kansas high school skilled trades teacher is among 50 teachers and teacher teams from across the country who were named Wednesday as semifinalists for the 2019 Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Prize for Teaching Excellence. Mark Meyer, who teaches agricultural education…
A proposed U.S. Highway 77 bypass around Winfield that was shelved over 10 years ago is back on the minds of city officials as the Kansas Department of Transportation embarks on project planning for the upcoming decade.
Westlake Ace Hardware recently hosted a fan drive to benefit The Salvation Army. In the span of 18 days, more than $78,000 was raised, equating to 5,700 fans given to The Salvation Army for distribution nationwide.
In June, William Newton Hospital announced it had successfully reached its fundraising goal of $3 million for the first phase of the Second Century Campaign for the surgical department expansion.
Access to childcare in Cowley County is a challenge that comes up often in local conversations. Vickie Hizar, owner of Sunshine Daycare, is hoping to alleviate that challenge for a few more families in Cowley County.
In honor of Apollo 11’s moon landing 50 years ago, Winfield Public Library is hosting a presentation at 3 p.m. Saturday by Bob Gallup, PhD, of Southwestern College. “The Moon — What’s Up with the Neighbor Next Door?” addresses some common misconceptions about Earth’s nearest neighbor in spac…
The 57th annual Dexter BBQ was held Saturday beginning with the 5k run/2-mile walk. A new activity this year was a Corn Hole Tournament, which 28 teams entered.
Cambridge Presbyterian Church is holding its annual Ice Cream Social/Bake Sale from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. There will be a variety of home-made ice creams and desserts. There will also be a bake sale, so attendees can take some goodies home. The church is at 606 Maple Street, in Cambridge.
Firefighters from Arkansas City, Winfield and other communities responded Tuesday morning to a fire at the Windsor Court Apartments, 305 E. Windsor Rd. in Arkansas City.
The Winfield Municipal Band will share marches, patriotic and sacred selections, as well as a solo selection featuring euphonium soloist Clyde Vasey, a member of the band, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.