Author: Press Release

Tiger Magic Baseball Alumni Weekend offered

Any former Cowley College baseball player from the program’s inception in 1970 through this past season’s team is invited to attend the Tiger Magic Baseball Alumni Weekend on Sept. 9-10 in Arkansas City. Cowley head coach Dave Burroughs, along with assistant coaches Darren Burroughs and Brock Buckingham, long have discussed […]

Cowley College to receive check, sign MOU in Wichita

Cowley College will be part of a check presentation for the Wichita Independent Business Association Scholarship at 3 p.m. July 28 at the school’s Wichita Downtown Center, 532 S. Market St. The Wichita Independent Business Association Scholarship has been established with a contribution of $10,000 to the Cowley College Foundation. […]

Cowley College to conduct Tiger Booster Club Blitz Drive on July 27

Cowley College coaches, Tiger Booster Club members and staff members will take to the streets for the school’s annual Tiger Booster Club Blitz Drive on July 27. The Blitz Drive is conducted to raise money for Tiger Booster Club scholarships. The club has six levels of membership that range from […]

Cowley College tennis players earn ITA Academic Awards

The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced its 2016 Academic Awards on July 21. The Cowley College men’s and women’s tennis programs were named ITA All-Academic Teams, while eight Cowley College women’s tennis players and four men’s players made the list of individual Scholar-Athlete award recipients. The ITA All-Academic Team award was […]

Kids Act to present ‘Happy Valley High’ on July 29

Kids Act Theatre Camp, sponsored by Ark City Arts, will present “Happy Valley High” at 7 p.m. July 29 in the Arkansas City High School auditorium, 1200 W. Radio Lane. Tickets will be for sale at the door for $5. Children younger than 10 have free admission. “Please join us […]

Yard of the Season awarded to Williams family

The recipient of the Yard of the Season Award for this week is this home at 625 N. Ninth St., which is owned by Stephen and Tracey Williams. The weekly award is given by the Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory Board to a yard that, through a combination of […]

Kansas Supreme Court justices coming to Arkansas City

The Cowley County Bar Association announced July 21 in a release that two members of the Kansas Supreme Court will visit Cowley County. Justices Dan Biles and Caleb Stegall will give a presentation entitled, “Inside the Supreme Court: Questions and Answers.” The presentation will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 3 […]

Awareness of recreational water illnesses necessary in summer

This is the time of year when hot temperatures can lead to health issues in bodies of water at the same time that people most enjoy swimming, according to a news release from the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology. Knowing the basic facts about recreational water illnesses […]

Cowley First to host business sales tax workshops Aug. 4

Cowley First, the Cowley County Economic Development Partnership, will be host to a pair of free business workshops next week. Carl York, a Kansas Department of Revenue tax specialist who is part of the Taxpayer Education Unit, will present two topics regarding business taxes. York will address sales tax issues […]

F.R. Smith, of Arkansas City, on museum celebration

The museum should never be involved with politics. However, the board has chosen to make the upcoming anniversary celebration political in their invitations to speakers. Even if all a politician does is say what a great community we have and what a rich history, it is political if it’s a […]