There is a wide range of Christmas church services being offered this week in Arkansas City. From regular church services on Christmas Eve to candlelight vigils, there is something for everyone. Specifics for each church can be...Read More
Laughter and tears were equally present Nov. 4 during a celebration of the life of the late Pastor Mark Fry. The standing-room-only service was attended by more than 200 people. Fry died Oct. 20 after a long battle with...Read More
Local pastor Mark Fry lost his fight with esophageal cancer Oct. 20 — one day after his 67th birthday. “At 7:20 a.m., Daddy was able to stand face to face with the Jesus he has been teaching about for over 38 years,” a member of...Read More
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...Read More
Locals who have fallen into hard times have many resources available to them for assistance this holiday season. Angels in the Attic Angels in the Attic, a locally formed nonprofit organization, provides a multitude of services...Read More
The Arkansas City Ministerial Alliance has invited area residents to attend a special night of prayer for the nation at 6 p.m. Nov. 6. Pastors and leaders from all across Arkansas City and surrounding communities are invited to...Read More
Those who have questions about the existence of God or how people can believe in religion when science has neither a need nor a place for God are invited to attend an informative event at 6 p.m. Aug. 27, when Calvary Chapel in...Read More
Christina Jean (Crowley) Tyler, 32, of Arkansas City, passed away Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Services were held Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016, at Calvary Chapel in Arkansas City. Inurnment followed at...Read More
Arkansas City musician Steve Manley will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 5 at Steamy Joe, 216 W. Central Ave. Manley is a longtime Ark City resident and popular musician. He has sung and played his 12-string guitar at nearly every local...Read More
Tim Durham, president of the Arkansas City Ministerial Alliance, has announced that the alliance is planning a special prayer event and all citizens are invited. Beginning Aug. 1 and ending Sept. 9, various churches in the area...Read More
Arkansas City students can receive an abundance of help from the community in preparation for the upcoming school year. Local resources are available for school supplies, shoes, socks and even health care. Backpacks Beginning at...Read More
Free summer meals continue to be offered to children on weekdays through June 30, according to USD 470 spokeswoman Alisha Call. The program aims to provide children with healthy meals during the summer. Signing up is not...Read More
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