Day: March 13, 2017

USD 470 falls victim to phishing scheme, exposing employees’ tax accounts

The Arkansas City Public School District and its employees were victims of a phishing scheme in which some school employees’ tax account information was compromised, according to an email from USD 470 Public Relations Director Alisha Call. USD 470 immediately reported the incident to the police, the Internal Revenue Service […]

Kunkel raising funds for “Do It for Johnnie” walk for suicide awareness

Team “Do It for Johnnie” will participate in the Out of the Darkness Overnight Walk in Washington, D.C. “Do It for Johnnie” is named for John Stephens, the late son of Cindy Stephens, who serves as the team’s captain. The team is made up of Stephens; her daughter, Harlee Musselman; […]

Chamber announces details for Cowley Home and Outdoor Living Festival

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce and many area businesses are preparing for the upcoming Cowley Home and Outdoor Living Festival. It will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 25 and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 26 in the Agri-Business Building, located at 712 […]

Recommended: Top five food podcasts for fans of more in-depth talk

While podcasts have been around for years, they have garnered even more attention in the last few years after the success of “Serial.” Podcast listeners grew by 23 percent from 2015 to 2016 and have grown by 75 percent since 2013. In fact, 57 million Americans listen to podcasts and […]

April 22 event to donate proceeds to Danny Did Foundation for epilepsy

A fundraiser for the Danny Did Foundation will be held April 22 in Arkansas City. The fundraiser will be hosted by Miss National Elegant Teen Jodi Furrh. It will include a dance with live music, a silent auction and various gift drawings. Tickets are on sale for $10 and can […]