Friends of the Renaissance plan U Paint It fundraiser

The Friends of the Renaissance are teaming up with U Paint It for a unique fundraiser on June 25. Part of the proceeds from a U Paint It class will go toward the Cowley County Renaissance Festival. There is a $30 fee for the painting event and only 30 seats […]

ACPL prepares summer reading program kickoff event

The Arkansas City Public Library (ACPL) has a full list of events planned for its summer reading program. Summer reading will begin with a kickoff party from 5 to 7 p.m. May 24 at the library, 120 E. Fifth Ave. Story time Programs begin on June 1 with “Royal Game” […]

Arkansas City man arrested after late-night chase

An Arkansas City man was arrested on drug and firearms charges May 17 following a chase by local law enforcement late that night. The chase began after Cowley County sheriff’s deputies attempted to stop a red Ford Mustang in the 13000 block of U.S. 166, according to Sheriff Don Read. […]