Tag: 4-H

Creekstone Farms Premium Beef receives STAR Award for November

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce presented Creekstone Farms Premium Beef with the November STAR Award on Nov. 29. Creekstone was honored for its ongoing delivery of excellent products with an international presence, as well as its willingness to collaborate with the city’s businesses, civic groups, and nonprofits and […]

College continues tradition of buying steer, donating meat to food banks

WINFIELD — To show continued support for the Cowley County 4-H youth program and community food banks, Cowley College purchased a steer during the Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction on Aug. 7 at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The 1,140-pound steer was presented by Malorie Depenbusch, a senior-to-be at Udall […]

Grouse Creek Academy donates KSRA banquet tickets to Cowley students

Grouse Creek Academy, a brand-new firearms training facility in Cowley County, has donated four tickets to the Kansas State Rifle Association (KSRA) Foundation banquet dinner to Cowley College’s criminal justice program. The banquet starts at 6 p.m. Friday. Brian Black, of Grouse Creek Academy, delivered the tickets Tuesday to Frank […]

McJunkin channels woodworking passion into Kansas Furniture Restoration

Sixteen-year-old Arkansas City resident David McJunkin has a passion for woodworking. After school, he works at a company he created, called Kansas Furniture Restoration. “I take great care and a level of precision in each piece that you will not find elsewhere,” McJunkin said. “I will (work) 60, 80 (or […]

Line-up of entries in 2016 Arkalalah Big Parade on Oct. 29 released

Staff Report The following is a numerical listing of all of the entries in the 2016 Arkalalah Big Parade on Oct. 29 in downtown Arkansas City: American Legion Color Guard Sons of the American Legion American Legion Riders Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Grand Marshal Otis Morrow […]

Line-up of entries in 2016 Arkalalah Parade of Lights on Oct. 26 released

Staff Report The following is a numerical listing of all entries in the 2016 Arkalalah Parade of Lights on Oct. 26 in downtown Arkansas City: Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Color Guard Queen Alalah LXXXIV Maranda Oak Little Miss and Mr. Arkalalah candidates Arkansas City High School […]

Fall into the Holidaze at craft, antique show Oct. 1 in Winfield

WINFIELD — The Winfield Fairgrounds will be host to a fall craft and antique show Oct. 1. The show will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The “Fall into the Holidaze” craft and antique show takes place each year on the first weekend of October. This year, there are […]

Cowley College donates 658 pounds of meat to local food pantries

Following the purchase of a steer during the Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction on Aug. 1 at the Winfield Fairgrounds, Cowley College donated a total of 658 pounds of meat to Manna Ministries in Arkansas City and the Winfield Community Food Pantry. The college began purchasing cattle from […]

Cowley College buys steer, plans to donate meat

To show support for the Cowley County 4-H youth program and community food banks, Cowley College purchased a steer during the Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction on Aug. 1 at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The 1,155-pound steer was presented by Malorie Depenbusch, who will be a junior at Udall […]