Tag: Burden

Bank open houses, party at farm highlight Christmas events next week

Two local bank open houses and another appearance by Santa Claus highlight a variety of Christmas-themed events next week. Many of these events were announced recently by various local businesses and nonprofit organizations. The week’s fun will kick off with two appearances from 1:30 to 3 p.m. by Santa at […]

U Paint It still going strong with fundraiser events after three years

Locals Marilyn Coury and Heather Murphy still are offering painting classes as entertainment, three years after originally founding U Paint It. In March 2014, the duo started hosting parties for any occasion. “Back when we were at Willow (Fashion), we would do parties there, but we also went traveling around […]

Back Road Dining restaurant tour in Cowley County kicks off May 6

The fun dining promotion, “Back Road Dining in Cowley County,” is kicking off for the second summer in a row May 6. Once again, the Cowley County Economic Development Partnership (Cowley First) has teamed up with five restaurants in Cowley County to offer a chance to win a $25 dining […]

Legacy Regional Community Foundation scholarship deadline approaches

Area students seeking local scholarships through Legacy Regional Community Foundation have one week left to submit applications. College scholarship applications for Arkansas City, Burden, Sedan, Udall and Winfield high school seniors are available now in the guidance offices of those high schools. The scholarship amounts range from $250 to more […]

EMS removal from ECAB, sub-committee formation raise questions

The Cowley County consolidated 911 dispatch center came under scrutiny during a recent meeting of the City Commission of Arkansas City. After the meeting, Ark City Daily Bytes requested and inspected numerous emails, spinning more than a year and a half, from local government officials in order to verify claims […]

Friction seen in disputes between county, rural fire over call sign, pagers

The Cowley County consolidated 911 dispatch center came under scrutiny during a recent meeting of the City Commission of Arkansas City. After the meeting, Ark City Daily Bytes requested and inspected numerous emails, spinning more than a year and a half, from local government officials in order to verify claims […]

Hard-working sophomore Dutton named November Student of the Month

Cowley College sophomore Kyndal Dutton has found herself in the spotlight again. The pre-medicine major was named the school’s November Student of the Month after having been nominated recently as a finalist for Queen Alalah LXXXV. Dutton is the daughter of Brian and Kim Dutton, of Winfield. She is the […]

Cowley College awards scholarships to students from area high schools

The Student Services Department at Cowley College has awarded scholarships to the following area high school seniors: Arkansas City Christian Academy Andrew Potter, son of Kelli Potter, is the recipient of a Derek Burroughs Memorial Scholarship, and a Bob and Helen Storbeck Endowed Scholarship. At ACCA, he was involved in […]

Tredway remembered, honored by friends, spiritual influences at funeral

By all accounts, Steve Tredway’s walk in faith was of the utmost importance to him. The late Tredway was laid to rest on Oct. 24 at Burden Cemetery, following a service at Miles Funeral Service in Winfield that celebrated his rich, talented life. The funeral chapel was full to capacity […]

Steven Kent Tredway

Steven Kent Tredway, 65, of Arkansas City, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at his home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, at Miles Funeral Service in Winfield. Interment will follow at Burden Cemetery. Born Aug. 8, 1951, in Sedan, […]