Tag: Greens Farm Road

Bank open houses, party at farm highlight Christmas events next week

Two local bank open houses and another appearance by Santa Claus highlight a variety of Christmas-themed events next week. Many of these events were announced recently by various local businesses and nonprofit organizations. The week’s fun will kick off with two appearances from 1:30 to 3 p.m. by Santa at […]

Chamber Advocates plan first-ever Family Fun Picnic at Quail Valley farm

WINFIELD — The Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce is partnering this fall to bring a Family Fun Picnic to all chamber members and their employees. All chamber members and their families are welcomed to attend the event, which will begin at noon Oct. 7 and last until 1:30 p.m. […]

Amateur Radio Field Day event to span June 24-25 at Lions Club Park

The 2017 Amateur Radio Field Day will start at noon June 24. The event will last into June 25. The ham radio open house is held every June in Cowley County. At the same time, an estimated 40,000 hams nationwide set up temporary transmitting stations in public places to demonstrate […]

Arkansas, Walnut rivers crest, but flooding continues in Cowley

Heavy rains have resulted in widespread area flooding, some of which has affected travel and local events. Flood warnings continue until Sept. 14 for the Arkansas River and the Walnut River at Arkansas City, according to the National Weather Service. The Arkansas River reached its crest of about 19 feet […]

Moderate flood on Arkansas; minor flooding on Walnut

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued flood warnings for the Arkansas River and the Walnut River at Arkansas City from Sept. 9 until late Sept. 12 or Sept. 13. The Arkansas’ stage was 5.7 feet at 9 a.m. Sept. 9. Flood stage is 11 feet. Moderate flooding is […]