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RISE Cowley bike rack design contest invites youths to submit designs

In November 2015, RISE Cowley (formerly the Cowley County Healthy Communities Coalition) approved a bicycle rack design contest for five communities in Cowley County. The design contest now is being reissued for the communities of Burden, Dexter and Udall. The design contest invites youths aged 5 to 18 in these communities and their families to create a design specific to their community. If the design is selected, RISE Cowley will pay to have it built and installed in the community at a location to be designated later. Inspired by the Ohio Creating Healthy Communities project, RISE Cowley strives to promote...

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Jet AirWerks surprises Cowley College students with $1,000 scholarships

Keith Humphrey, president and chief executive officer of Jet AirWerks LLC in Arkansas City, joined Cowley College Foundation Coordinator Lena Spencer in presenting Cowley College students Mason Koehn and Clayton Lessert with a pair of $1,000 scholarships during their Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) class on Feb. 5. The scholarships came as a surprise to both Koehn and Lessert. Koehn, who is from Enid, Oklahoma, is majoring in NDT and applied technology. “This is amazing,” he said. “It will help tremendously.” Lessert is from Blackwell, Oklahoma. The NDT major graduated from Cowley College’s welding program and is in his first year in...

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New BBBS match announced; Big Brothers still needed in Cowley County

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Cowley County announced the celebration of a new match Feb. 5. Little Sister Makenzie was matched with Big Sister Alejandra Martinez. Martinez is a student at Cowley College, and a member of the college’s track and field team. The BBBS organization still has many Little Brothers waiting for a mentor. Little Brothers can be matched with an older male, a couple or a family. If the match is a school-based match, a Big Sister also can be matched with a Little Brother. For more information or to become involved, contact BBBS at (620)...

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Winfield Elks Charitable Fund, Legacy launch request for grant proposals

The Winfield Elks Charitable Fund has announced a request for grant proposals. The project or programming must serve the Winfield area. Each applicant is eligible to apply for one 2018 Winfield Elks Charitable Fund grant of up to $5,000. The deadline for submitting completed applications is March 30. Detailed information is available at www.legacyregionalfoundation.org. This fund residing with Legacy Regional Community Foundation provides funding to Winfield-area charitable projects and programming that help children to grow up healthy and drug-free, undertake projects that address unmet needs, or honor the service and sacrifice of veterans. Successful project applications for the Winfield Elks...

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