Tag: Richard Humphrey

Humphrey exits race for City Commission

City Commission of Arkansas City candidate Richard Humphrey is moving out of state later this year. As a result, he has announced he will not be able to perform the obligations of office should he be elected this fall. “I will not be living in Ark City, or Kansas, by […]

Late filings flurry leads to crowded races for Cowley College, school board

A flurry of late filings May 30-31 made the local college board of trustees and school board races more competitive, as the filing deadline passed at noon June 1. There are six candidates for three available seats in both the USD 470 Board of Education and City Commission of Arkansas […]

Beautification and Tree Advisory Board selects chair, vice chair, secretary

The Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory Board elected new officers Jan. 26 during its annual reorganization meeting at City Hall. Richard Humphrey was appointed chair and Jill Wineinger vice chair in unanimous motions. Public Information Officer Andrew Lawson, a nonvoting member, was designated as the board’s secretary. The board […]

Final Yard of the Season Award for 2016 announced Dec. 30

The recipient of the Yard of the Season Award for this week — and the final yard award for 2016 — is this home at 724 North A St., which is owned by Jonathan and Christine Rothell. The weekly award is given by the Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory […]

Beautification Advisory Board judging contest winners, holiday decorations

Contest entries are closed now for an Arkansas City High School senior’s service project contest that involves painting several benches in Wilson Park. ACHS student Hannah McNulty said a committee comprising ACHS students and faculty, as well as three members of the Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory Board, will […]

Six Wilson Park benches to be painted by winners as part of service project

The Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory Board voted 3-0 last month to approve an Arkansas City High School senior’s service project contest. ACHS student Hannah McNulty asked the board for permission to paint six benches in Wilson Park as part of her project for a senior leadership class at […]