Tag: Bob Juden

Cowley College dignitaries take part in Sumner groundbreaking ceremony

WELLINGTON — The dream is becoming a reality. Through hard work and vision from numerous individuals, the groundbreaking ceremony for Cowley College’s Sumner County campus took place Oct. 11 in Wellington. The location of the future campus is east of Walmart, along U.S. 160. Due to recent rain, the groundbreaking […]

Fifteen of 19 candidates in three local election races attend Oct. 10 forum

Candidates running in the three local elections this fall gathered Oct. 10 to participate in a public forum. This forum, held at the Arkansas City Senior Citizens Center, featured a question-and-answer session for each of the three groups of candidates. The first session was set aside for Cowley College Board […]

Ark City Daily Bytes, chamber candidates forum is Oct. 10 at senior center

Ark City Daily Bytes and the Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to host a forum for local political candidates Oct. 10 at the Arkansas City Senior Citizens Center. The forum will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. The senior center is […]

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 […]

College board of trustees debates firearms policy, delays action to July

Cowley College likely will vote soon on its new firearms policy. Because of recent changes to Kansas statutes where firearms are concerned, concealed carry without licensing is now legal in the state. Part of those changes also dictate that public buildings no longer can ban legal carrying within their walls, […]

Late filings flurry leads to crowded races for Cowley College, school board

A flurry of late filings May 30-31 made the local college board of trustees and school board races more competitive, as the filing deadline passed at noon June 1. There are six candidates for three available seats in both the USD 470 Board of Education and City Commission of Arkansas […]

Election filings begin for city commission, school board, college trustees

Local election season is just around the corner. In Arkansas City, there are three governing bodies that each will need to fill at least two seats in this fall’s elections. The deadline to file for candidacy is noon June 1. Three city commissioners — Charles Tweedy III, Jay Warren and […]

Regnier honored for 43 years of service to Cowley College at board meeting

The Cowley College Board of Trustees recognized former board member Sid Regnier during its regular meeting April 17. Regnier resigned his position on the college board of trustees at the end of the March meeting. He was involved at the college for 43 years. “I’ve enjoyed it, I really have. […]

Gov. Sam Brownback celebrates Cowley College’s varied accomplishments

Cowley College was host to the governor of Kansas at its main campus in Arkansas City for the first time in decades when Gov. Sam Brownback visited the school Feb. 3 to congratulate the college for its recent academic accomplishments. As he does annually, Brownback delivered his State of the […]

Spring enrollment up at Cowley College, Board of Trustees learns

With the first day of spring classes under way at Cowley College, the school informed the Cowley College Board of Trustees of an increase in full-time students from this time a year ago. The information was shared during the monthly board meeting held Jan. 17 in the McAtee Dining Center. […]