Tag: First Presbyterian Church

Vocal placements this week at ACMS for Southwestern JourneyKids Choir

WINFIELD — The Community Music School at Southwestern College is accepting students for JourneyKids Choir, a choral opportunity for all students in the third through sixth grades in Winfield and surrounding communities. The group, now entering its third year, is made up of students from Cowley County. Brandi Young, the […]

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 […]

Many local resources available this holiday season for those in need

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 to those who require assistance. From clothes to food, the organization works to provide […]

Otis Morrow named Grand Marshal for 2016 Arkalalah Big Parade

The Grand Marshal for the 2016 Arkalalah Big Parade is local attorney Otis Morrow. Morrow has practiced law in Arkansas City for 44 years, after graduating from Washburn University in Topeka. He served as city attorney for the City of Arkansas City for more than 25 years and currently is […]

Earthquake rocks Arkansas City, but little damage reported after

A 5.6-magnitude earthquake rocked several Plains states around 7 a.m. Sept. 3 and could be felt for more than a minute in Arkansas City. The epicenter of the earthquake was near Pawnee, Okla. “The whole family was in bed upstairs at the cabin,” said Jill Wineinger. “We scooped the kids […]

Variety of resources available to local students, families

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 9 a.m. Aug. 13 at First Baptist Church, there will be a backpack blowout. Pre-kindergarten […]

Morrows named recipients of Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award

Arkansas City residents Otis and Terri Morrow recently were named recipients of the Outstanding Tiger Alumni Award by the Cowley College Foundation for having brought recognition and pride to the Cowley College community through their achievements in their chosen profession and in their service to the community. “Terri and Otis […]