Tag: B Street

More than 100 turn out for Fall Cleanup Day event; 39 properties benefit

The City of Arkansas City’s 2017 Fall Cleanup Day event was a great success, city commissioners learned in a report during their meeting Tuesday night. An estimated 115 to 120 volunteers showed up Saturday morning at the Wilson Park rotunda to pitch in with the grassroots cleanup event. The city […]

Commissioners name four unsafe structures, hear passenger rail update

The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 4-0 on Sept. 5 to declare several structures in Arkansas City as unsafe and dangerous. The structures all are in a state of disrepair. Many need work to the foundation or roof, or mold removal. Six structures — located at 215 North B St., 306 North […]

Free meals offered to children this summer with USD 470 Sally’s Spot bus

The Arkansas City Public School District is participating in the Summer Food Service Program again this year. The program, sponsored by USD 470 and administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, will help to ensure that children receive the healthy meals they need not only to function, but also to […]

Arkansas City police investigating death of infant; no signs of foul play

The Arkansas City Police Department is investigating the death of a 2-month-old male child May 7 in Arkansas City, but there currently are no signs of foul play. The investigation is ongoing, but at this time there are no signs of abuse or neglect, or any signs of suspicious activity […]

Ark City man arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault with shotgun

The Arkansas City Police Department arrested an Arkansas City man April 22 after an incident in which he allegedly pointed a shotgun at another man. Mason William Smith, 20, was arrested on suspicion of a felony count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and a misdemeanor count of disorderly […]

Rural Arkansas City man, three juveniles arrested regarding vehicle theft

The Arkansas City Police Department arrested four people April 10 on multiple counts of theft after a vehicle was reported stolen, resulting in a vehicle pursuit. Nathaniel Scott Barber, 18, of rural Arkansas City, was arrested on suspicion of criminal use of a financial card, fleeing and eluding a law […]

Knights of Columbus sausage supper Feb. 13, After Prom has brisket

The local Knights of Columbus will be host to its annual sausage dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 13. The public is invited to attend the supper, at the Sacred Heart Recreation Center, located at 310 South B St. This year, instead of brisket, the Knights will offer ham […]

Arkansas City police arrest armed Sotelo after eight-hour standoff Dec. 20

The Arkansas City Police Department arrested a barricaded suspect after an eight-hour standoff late Dec. 19 into early Dec. 20. Adrian Sotelo, 29, of Arkansas City, was arrested on two counts of aggravated assault and one count of criminal possession of a firearm. He was transported to and booked into […]

Sodowsky arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault, domestic violence

An Arkansas City woman was arrested after allegedly trying to run over an Arkansas City man during an incident early Aug. 24 in southeast Arkansas City. Kristy Kaye Sodowsky, 42, was arrested by the Arkansas City Police Department on suspicion of aggravated assault, battery-domestic violence, criminal damage to property and […]

Law Enforcement for June 8

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies transported a prisoner, Michael Darnell Seahorn, 39, of Winfield, from the Cowley County Jail to the Sedgwick County Jail. A deputy then picked up a prisoner, Terrica La Nette Wells, 32, of Wichita, on a Cowley County District Court warrant for failure to appear. She […]