Tag: Cowley County Fair

County time capsule includes items from Arkalalah, Etzanoa, Wilson Park

The City of Arkansas City recently donated several items for a countywide time capsule that was dedicated Aug. 4 during the Cowley County Fair in honor of the county’s sesquicentennial (150th) anniversary. The items included (clockwise, from top left): The exciting progress of the Etzanoa Conservancy is represented by an […]

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 […]

Lt. Cowley to appear during sesquicentennial event at Cowley County Fair

WINFIELD — Cowley County’s namesake, Lt. Matthew Cowley, will make a rare appearance at the 2017 Cowley County Fair. As part of Cowley County’s sesquicentennial this year, there will be a special celebration from 6 to 7 p.m. Aug. 4 on the Midway Stage at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The Cowley […]

Cowley College donates 658 pounds of meat to local food pantries

Following the purchase of a steer during the Cowley County Fair 4-H/FFA Market Livestock Auction on Aug. 1 at the Winfield Fairgrounds, Cowley College donated a total of 658 pounds of meat to Manna Ministries in Arkansas City and the Winfield Community Food Pantry. The college began purchasing cattle from […]

Cowley College buys steer, plans to donate meat

To show 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. 1 at the Winfield Fairgrounds. The 1,155-pound steer was presented by Malorie Depenbusch, who will be a junior at Udall […]

Schedule of events released for Cowley County Fair this week

Volunteers are hard at work preparing the Winfield Fairgrounds for this weekend’s Cowley County Fair. The events start today, and include fun for children and adults alike. Grandstand passes are $25 each and will get bearers into all events at the fair. Kids aged 6 or younger are admitted free […]