Arkalalah Medallion Hunt Clue No. 2

Arkalalah Medallion Hunt Clue No. 2 Preparing for the hunt, Orion keeps his belt cinched tight. While nearby, the mighty Hercules gets ready for the fight. May your time be spent more like the former, or else your desired path will not get any warmer. There are more than 100 […]

Arkalalah Medallion Hunt Clue No. 1

Arkalalah Medallion Hunt Clue No. 1 The time has come to pull on your boots and head into the Great Outdoors, the 86th Arkalalah Medallion, this very week, could be yours. Venture no further south than between the two large rivers, or Skyline north, for this annual treasure that delivers. […]

Wilson Park train re-dedication, Arkalalah kickoff, free film planned Oct. 24

The City of Arkansas City will be host to a special Arkalalah kickoff event that features a train unveiling and re-dedication Oct. 24 at Wilson Park. The first step in the Wilson Park Master Plan, the restoration of the park’s famous train engine, has been occurring under a covered structure […]

Arkalalah events keep growing with addition of train dedication, free movie

Arkalalah officially begins Saturday, when the first clue for the medallion hunt will be released. An additional clue will be released each day until the medallion is found. Ark City Daily Bytes readers can find the clues on www.acdailybytes.com or our Facebook page. Individuals searching for the medallion must adhere […]

Enid claims third consecutive Grand Champion award at Mound of Sound

WINFIELD — For the third year in a row, the Enid (Oklahoma) High School marching band took home the Grand Champion award at the “Mound of Sound” high school marching band competition Oct. 10 at Southwestern College. The event was approved by the Kansas State High School Activities Association and […]

Chamber invites local businesses to participate in Christmas in the City

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce seeks interested businesses to join its annual downtown holiday shopping promotional event. All businesses joining in Christmas in the City will receive a free ticket to the Nov. 15 Noon Networking Luncheon, “Boosting Your Business with Social Media.” Christmas in the City is […]

Society for Creative Anachronism practices sparring, crafts in Wilson Park

Wilson Park was host to an unusual event this month when members of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) gathered for sparring practice. More than 50 people from Arkansas City, Emporia, Oxford and Wichita — as well as Norman, Oklahoma City, Stillwater and Tulsa in Oklahoma — converged on the […]

Cowley College music department to conduct fall concert on Oct. 10

The Cowley College music department will hold its first concert for the 2017-18 season at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Robert Brown Theatre. The concert choir, CC Singers, concert band and jazz band all will perform as part of the program. The Cowley College bands will begin with a […]

Cowley College online literary journal Mile Marker Review offering contest

Cowley College’s online literary journal, Mile Marker Review (MMR), is holding a contest in October so everyone can encapsulate the mood of the month. Entries can be a frightening poem, fearful photo or art piece — or something else October-related — or a scary story made up of five sentences or […]

Mound of Sound Marching Festival returns Oct. 10 to Southwestern

WINFIELD — Southwestern College will be host to the fourth annual Mound of Sound Marching Festival at 10 a.m. Oct. 10 at Richard L. Jantz Stadium. The event is open to the public and there is no admission charge. “We are very excited to host the Mound of Sound again,” […]