Tag: Cowley CourierTraveler

College publishes notice of Regnier’s vacancy after secret discussion

The Cowley College Board of Trustees voted Nov. 20 to publish notice of the vacancy on the board caused by Sid Regnier’s March 13 resignation. The notice of the vacated seat was printed Nov. 22 in the Cowley CourierTraveler — 254 days after the vacancy originally occurred. The vote to publish […]

Christmas in the City to kick off with Merry Monday, tree lighting

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Christmas in the City event will kick off with Merry Monday on Nov. 20 in downtown Arkansas City. Live music will begin and food vendors will open at 4 p.m. The festivities will continue until 7:30 p.m. Food vendors include Ark City […]

City Commission candidate’s citation dropped after Mata allegations made

City Commission candidate Tim Perry appeared Aug. 1 in Arkansas City Municipal Court in connection with a ticket citing him for misdemeanor disorderly conduct. The ticket was issued June 13 by the Arkansas City Police Department and lists the 100 block of East Fifth Avenue as the location of the […]

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 […]

Cowley College, Wichita State working on 2+2 agreement for four degrees

MULVANE — Cowley College and Wichita State University are working together to offer engineering students the opportunity to gain a four-year degree. A developing agreement between the two schools would allow students to spend two years at Cowley and two years at Wichita State, which the college calls “2+2 articulations.” […]

Women for Kansas to hear July 8 from social justice, political advocate

WINFIELD — Women for Kansas—Cowley County (W4K-CC) will hold its July meeting from 10 to 11:30 a.m. July 8 in the Community Council Room at City Hall, located at 200 E. Ninth Ave. in Winfield. The event is free and open to the public. This month’s speaker will be social […]

Pre-registration ends May 19 for 12th annual Sgt. Jerry Mills Fishing Derby

Pre-registration ends May 19 for the 12th annual Sgt. Jerry Mills Jr. Fishing Derby, which will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 3 at Veterans Memorial Lake. Those who pre-register this week at the Arkansas City Recreation Center office, located at 225 E. Fifth Ave., will guarantee a […]

National Night Out events planned for this week in Arkansas City

The Arkansas City Police Department will be host to its annual National Night Out (NNO) celebration this week, starting with a kickoff party on Oct. 3. The party will be from 5 to 8:30 p.m. in its new location at Wilson Park, 701 N. Summit St. In conjunction with the […]

City Commission chooses Radio Lane over chip sealing

The Arkansas City Public Works Department sought the direction of city commissioners during their regular meeting Tuesday night regarding street repairs. Each year, the department budgets approximately $170,000 to $175,000 for chip sealing repairs on residential streets. These repairs are surface repairs that do not require road closures. Chip sealing […]