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Turano delivers laugh-out-loud historical romance in Out of the Ordinary

Turano delivers laugh-out-loud historical romance in Out of the Ordinary

Jen Turano delivers another charming, laugh-out-loud novel with her newest release, Out of the Ordinary. The second novel in the Apart from the Crowd series follows characters first introduced in Behind the Scene. Gertrude Cadwalader is a companion to an elderly society lady with a big problem — she’s a […]

Involved student Holmes to add Queen Alalah candidate to list of activities

Braydee Holmes has immersed herself in many activities at Cowley College. Now the sophomore mass communications major will add to her busy schedule by being one of five finalists for Queen Alalah LXXXVI. Coronation is set for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the college’s Robert Brown Theatre. Holmes is the […]

In All She Left Behind, Kirkpatrick takes historical fiction in darker direction

Already well-versed in the natural healing properties of herbs and oils, Jennie Pickett longs to become a doctor. But the Oregon frontier of the 1870s doesn’t approve of such innovations as women attending medical school. To leave grief and guilt behind, as well as support herself and her challenging young […]

Historical film “Service to Man” to be shown Oct. 1 at Burford Theatre

The Tallgrass Film Festival will present “Service to Man” on Sunday at the V.J. Wilkins Family Center for the Arts at the Burford Theatre. The film will be shown at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 each. Inspired by a true story, “Service to Man” is set in 1967. It was […]

Schmidt Jewelers offers many affordable, customized class ring options

Class rings are a longstanding tradition for high school students. This tradition is thought to have begun in the 1800s at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, New York. Each year, high school students purchase their own ring, but many don’t realize these rings can be obtained from many […]

Ninja Sushi Steakhouse opens today, brings Japanese hibachi to Ark City

After nearly two months of waiting, Arkansas City residents finally will be able to sample the wares of Ninja Sushi Steakhouse. The new restaurant, located at 1618 N. Summit St. — in the old Kentucky Fried Chicken building — will open at 11 a.m. today. Ninja Sushi Steakhouse owners have […]

SC Summer Theatre Festival presents ‘Big Fish’ musical June 30, July 1-2

WINFIELD — The Southwestern College Summer Theatre Festival will present the musical “Big Fish” at 7:30 p.m. June 30 and July 1, and at 2 p.m. July 2, in the Richardson Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $6 for youths, $10 for seniors or $12 for adults. To reserve tickets, call […]

Cowley College welding instructor Bob Moffatt conducts TIG Boot Camp

Cowley College welding instructor Bob Moffatt recently conducted the first of two Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Boot Camps on June 4-9 in Arkansas City. The initial Boot Camp teaches the basics of TIG welding, while the second TIG Boot Camp, scheduled for June 19-23, will move into more advanced TIG […]

Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que sets standard for KC-style barbecue cuisine

While my last article detailed one of my favorite dinners to prepare for friends and family, I recognize there are many people who do not have the time or interest to prepare such meals. For those who prefer their special dinners prepared for them, I thought I would write about […]

Mighty Milers to participate in fun run May 17 at Adams Elementary School

Adams Elementary School will have a fun run for its students on May 17. The fun run, which is connected to the Mighty Milers program, will take place at 6 p.m. at the school, located at 1201 N. 10th St. “Students and their families will be participating,” said Adams first-grade […]