Tag: Emporia State University

New report: Cowley College graduates thriving at Emporia State University

New statistics show graduates of Cowley College excel at the four-year schools to which they transfer. A recent example of this was provided through a transfer report from Emporia State University. It showed 97 Cowley College graduates posted a cumulative 3.29 grade-point average (GPA) during the spring semester at Emporia […]

Stinemetze kicks off 46th year of sharing his love of science, math, pranks

Local teacher David Stinemetze just began his 46th year of teaching in the Arkansas City Public School District. Stinemetze, a 1967 Arkansas City High School graduate, has taught both math and science during his tenure. This year, he is teaching chemistry and honors biology. He’s also previously taught calculus, physics […]

Sandra Sue Woodworth

Sandra Sue “Susie” Woodworth, 78, of Arkansas City, died Friday, Aug. 4, 2017, at South Central Kansas Medical Center. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017, at First Presbyterian Church in Arkansas City. Committal services will follow at 3 p.m. at Greenwood Cemetery in Newton. The […]

Sturd receives Ambassador Award; Wests named Young Achievers

A large crowd of Cowley College donors attended the annual Cowley College Foundation banquet Nov. 3 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room, where they were treated to a night of dinner and music. The event had generous support from CPA Solutions LLC and The Trust Company of Kansas, which […]

Steamy Joe concert Nov. 18 to feature trio of Turgeon, Girton, Cantu

Steamy Joe will be host to the talents of Lane Turgeon, Seth Girton and David Cantu on Nov. 18. From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., the musicians will perform at the coffee shop, located at 216 W. Central Ave. During that time, food and drinks will be available. Steamy Joe also […]

Local Web company BroCorp offering 25 percent off services in December

Local website design and social media management company BroCorp opened its doors in 2014. The original group consisted of six homegrown Arkansas City natives who attended Arkansas City High School and Cowley College. The group now consists of three full-time employees — Kevin Scruggs, Mitchell Wright and Mason Coley. BroCorp […]

Ricker, Smith named new Cowley College music instructors

A pair of former Cowley College students have returned to teach in the school’s music department. David Smith was hired recently as the director of vocal music, and will teach music theory and applied voice, while Evan Ricker was hired as the director of instrumental music. Smith will direct both […]

Forum features judge, commission, legislative candidates

Many candidates for local, state and federal elections gathered July 14 for a forum at the Moose Lodge in Bolton Township. Candidates were given 10 minutes to introduce themselves to the crowd. In all, there were approximately 150 to 200 in attendance at the event, which was sponsored by the […]

Royal Gauntlet Society to return to Art and Poetry camp

Those attending the Art and Poetry Champions camp at Ark City Arts this year will step into the past and be transported to a time of royalty, tall tales, brave knights, and fantastic creatures. Like the knights of old, campers will learn about falconry and how these birds were used […]