Tag: Creekstone Farms

Creekstone Farms Premium Beef receives STAR Award for November

The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce presented Creekstone Farms Premium Beef with the November STAR Award on Nov. 29. Creekstone was honored for its ongoing delivery of excellent products with an international presence, as well as its willingness to collaborate with the city’s businesses, civic groups, and nonprofits and […]

Angels in the Attic giving back to community through holiday initiatives

Angels in the Attic, a homegrown 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, has created several options for those looking to help the less fortunate this holiday season. “There are children right here in Arkansas City who won’t have much of a holiday without some help,” said Christine Tanner, Angels in the Attic board […]

Creekstone purchased this week by Japanese trading house for $170M

Creekstone Farms Premium Beef has been purchased by Japanese trading house Marubeni Corp., according to Cattlenetwork.com. The deal reportedly is worth approximately $170 million, including liabilities. Japan-based Marubeni also owns an Australian feedlot. Creekstone Farms processes about 1,400 cattle per day and recently added pork products to its offerings. No […]

“Chef Ward” debuts foodie column with homegrown steak extravaganza

Apparently, word has gotten out that in addition to being a police chief, I am something of a foodie. I am not sure if it is my ever-increasing waistline and cholesterol levels that have led to this thinking, or the fact that the city manager often drops the “i” in […]

Cowley County Job Fair planned for March 1-2 in Winfield, Arkansas City

The Cowley County job fairs are approaching rapidly. The first job fair will be from 9 a.m. to noon March 1 at the Winfield High School auxiliary gym, located at 300 Viking Blvd. The Arkansas City job fair will be from 3 to 5 p.m. March 2 in the Wright […]

Knights of Columbus sausage supper Feb. 13, After Prom has brisket

The local Knights of Columbus will be host to its annual sausage dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Feb. 13. The public is invited to attend the supper, at the Sacred Heart Recreation Center, located at 310 South B St. This year, instead of brisket, the Knights will offer ham […]

ACHS After Prom to host brisket dinner fundraiser

Arkansas City High School After Prom will be host to its annual brisket dinner fundraiser on Feb. 11. The event will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. There will be dine-in and carryout options for the meal, which will be at the Agri-Business Building, located at 712 W. Washington […]

Creekstone Farms offering special holiday beef, pork sales on website

Creekstone Farms Premium Beef is offering holiday meats this season, but shoppers will have to order soon because there are limited supplies. The meatpacking plant is offering tenderloin and prime rib roasts, as well as Duroc spiral-sliced hams. Shoppers can order their meat of choice by visiting store.creekstonefarms.com/premium-beef/holiday-roasts. Creekstone Farms […]