Events

Nine Lives improvisational comedy troupe to perform family show Nov. 10

WINFIELD — Southwestern College’s Nine Lives Laughatorium and Good Times Improvisational Comedy Troupe will perform a community show at 7 p.m. Nov. 10 at Messenger Recital Hall in the Darbeth Fine Arts Center. The public is invited to attend and there is no admission charge. The theme for the show […]

Beauty and the Beast rescheduled for Nov. 10 at Agri-Business Building

The 2017 Fall Friday Family Movie Series will end at 6 p.m. Nov. 10 in Arkansas City with a Disney movie at the Agri-Business Building, 712 W. Washington Ave. The 2017 live-action version of “Beauty and the Beast,” cosponsored by the Optimists and Soroptimists of Arkansas City, is a new […]

Original works presented by Nightingale, other students at Writers Corner

The first Writers Corner of the academic year was a success, with nine students and three faculty writers presenting 25 original works. The event is hosted each semester by the students in the creative writing program at Cowley College. “We had a really nice crowd, with quite a lot of […]

Cowley teacher Cervantes to appear in 33 Variations at Ponca Playhouse

PONCA CITY, Okla. — Students at Cowley College know Marlys Cervantes as the humanities department chair and creative writing instructor. But some might be surprised to learn Cervantes also is an accomplished actress who will appear in the upcoming Ponca Playhouse production of 33 Variations on Nov. 10-12 and Nov. […]

Entertaining weekend events dot the schedule in Arkansas City area

This weekend in Arkansas City promises to be chock full of events. From a moon-rise hike to live music and a train show, there should be something for everyone right here at home. Moon-rise hike Chaplin Nature Center will be host to a moon-rise hike tonight. From 6 to 8 […]

Youth Hoops returns Nov. 5 with unique blend of basketball, faith training

Youth Hoops returns Nov. 5 with unique blend of basketball, faith training

Youth Hoops is coming back, with training set to start Nov. 5. This youth outreach program is run by Tyler Henderson, who also serves as owner and head coach. “It’s a ministry to me. I’m passionate about basketball and our youth,” Henderson said. “I feel I’m able to reach our […]

Alderbrook Village, Midwest Hearing Aids to offer free hearing screenings

Alderbrook Village will be host to free hearing screenings by Midwest Hearing Aids on Nov. 15. Licensed specialist Angela Logsdon, of Midwest Hearing Aids, also will be scheduling follow-up appointments. The screenings will take from 10 to 15 minutes and they are open to anyone. To participate, call (620) 442-4400 […]

Fall Friday Family Movie Series ends Nov. 3 with Beauty and the Beast

The 2017 Fall Friday Family Movie Series will end at 6 p.m. Nov. 3 in Arkansas City with a Disney movie under the Wilson Park rotunda, 701 N. Summit St. The 2017 live-action version of Beauty and the Beast, cosponsored by the Optimists and Soroptimists of Arkansas City, is a […]

Arkalalah Big Parade lineup announced

The 2017 Arkalalah Big Parade lineup is: Color Guard — American Legion Sons of the American Legion American Legion Riders Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Grand Marshal — Tony Tapia Arkansas City High School Marching Band Arkansas City High School Cheerleaders Queen Alalah LXXXVI Visiting Queens Little […]

Southwestern College Education Builders plan Trunk or Treat on Oct. 29

WINFIELD — The Southwestern College Education Builders are providing a safe place for area youth to gather from 6 to 7 p.m. Oct. 29. The Education Builders are presenting the second annual Trunk or Treat in the keyhole drive, located at the bottom of the 77 Steps. There is no […]