Bee’Tween Friends has officially changed hands. The downtown Arkansas City boutique — formerly owned by a trio of friends named Tracy Pingry, Sissy Kingsbury and Donetta Pappan — will reopen this month with new owners and a...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the date of its next Fifth Thursday art and music crawl. The crawl will begin at 5 p.m. June 29 at the chamber office, located at 106 S. Summit St. The event will kick off...Read More
The Willow Crossing is a family-owned business that is unique in its design. The mother-in-law/daughter-in-law team of Sherry Robertson and Stephanie Armstrong has been making handmade soaps since 1999. Their products currently...Read More
Arkansas City area residents have a great selection of activities to attend this weekend. In addition to shopping specials and other activities, free gift wrapping will be available at Angels in the Attic, located 109 S. Summit...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce is kicking off an art and music crawl Dec. 1. The artists will be located in several businesses around Arkansas City and can be visited by the public from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The night’s...Read More
Every winter, I battle my hands’ natural desire to dry out. Whenever autumn rolls around, the dryness starts at the sides of my fingers and works its way to my palms, leaving me embarrassed to shake other people’s hands. So this...Read More
The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas in the City event will kick off today/Nov. 21 with Merry Monday. Beginning at 4 p.m. at Ben Givens Center City Park, located at Central Avenue and Summit Street, vendors...Read More
Cowley’s Outdoor Market is returning to Wilson Park on Sept. 24. From 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., more than 30 vendors will set up at the park to sell their wares. Admission to this event, which is hosted by 1025 The River and the...Read More
With record heat in Arkansas City this week, it is tempting to stay inside where it is cool. But if you do that, you will miss out on all the really great things happening in our community this weekend. Kick off the weekend with...Read More
Three broke girls wanted to open a business. It sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but it’s actually the beginning of Bee’Tween Friends. Doneita Pappan, Sissy Kingsbury and Tracy Pingry are co-owners of the downtown...Read More
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