Author: Jeni McGee

Flickinger performing July 15 at Steamy Joe

Arkansas City native Emily Flickinger will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Steamy Joe. She will sing and play guitar, ukulele, and keyboard during the concert, which is free to the public. Flickinger always has had a love for singing. She grew up in the church and constantly […]

Ark City police chief reacts to Dallas shootings

Less than 24 hours ago, shots were fired at members of the Dallas Police Department (DPD) and Dallas Area Rapid Transit. “Tonight it appears that two snipers shot ten police officers from elevated positions during the protest/rally. Three officers are deceased, two are in surgery and three are in critical […]

Battle of the Badges to benefit McCaslin Fund

The annual Cowley County Battle of the Badges will take place Aug. 20. The event will be from 4 to 7 p.m. at Cowley College’s W.S. Scott Auditorium, located at 200 W. Fifth Ave. in Arkansas City. The Battle of the Badges is a charity event that pits fire and […]

Bountiful Baskets to take orders early next week

Bountiful Baskets will return next week to Arkansas City, and with them, the opportunity to save on groceries. Bountiful Baskets is a co-op that offers a conventional produce basket every other week — each basket generally is half fruit and half vegetables. The monetary contribution required for the baskets is […]