Ark City Voices

Ark City bursting with events this weekend

With record heat in Arkansas City this week, it is tempting to stay inside where it is cool. But if you do that, you will miss out on all the really great things happening in our community this weekend. Kick off the weekend with an evening in Wilson Park. “Star […]

Remembering the true meaning of Memorial Day

There is a flag tucked away in a cabinet in my childhood home. When I was a small child, it fascinated me. I remember staring at it when no one was looking. I wondered why we had a flag that was never hung. I wondered from where the flag had […]

Letter from Mayor Oestmann

To the Citizens of Arkansas City: On behalf of the City Commission and City Manager Nick Hernandez, I would like to thank each and every one of you who voted this month to approve the SCKMC Sales Tax. The tax was approved by a vote margin of 1,885 to 467. […]