Tag: Anthony Brantley

Two recipients of fifth annual Battle of the Badges proceeds announced

The fifth annual Cowley County Battle of the Badges will take place Aug. 19. The event will be from 2 to 6 p.m. at Cowley College’s W.S. Scott Auditorium, located at 200 W. Fifth Ave. The Battle of the Badges is an annual charity event that pits fire and emergency […]

Hundreds attend standing-room-only funeral for Coach Brantley at ACHS

Arkansas City said goodbye to one of its own on the afternoon of June 8. A funeral for Coach Anthony “Ant” Brantley Jr. filled the Arkansas City High School auditorium to capacity. Brantley died following the onset of a sudden heart issue and a short stay in a Wichita hospital. […]

Anthony R. Brantley Jr.

Anthony R. Brantley Jr., 38, of Arkansas City, died Saturday, June 3, 2017, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 8, 2017, in the Arkansas City High School auditorium. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to […]

Fundraiser set for June 10 to benefit families of coaches Brantley, Shaw

A fundraiser to benefit the Brantley and Shaw families has been scheduled for June 10. From 7 to 10 p.m., all community members are welcomed to join in at the Arkansas City High School Tennis Complex, located at 1200 W. Radio Lane. Event organizers will collect free-will donations, including gift […]

Former ACHS hoops coach Brantley in need after recent ‘heart episode’

Update: A family friend recently announced Anthony Brantley passed away during the weekend. “Former ACHS head basketball coach and current assistant tennis coach Anthony Brantley passed away (June 3),” said Lisa Klaassen. Update: A statement was released this afternoon regarding Anthony Brantley’s condition. “My heart is broken to inform you […]