Tag: Tulsa

Dockings earn Ambassador Award; Harader-Pate named Young Achiever

A large crowd of Cowley College donors were treated to a night of dinner and music at the annual Cowley College Foundation banquet Nov. 9 in the Earle N. Wright Community Room. The event had generous support from CPA Solutions LLC and The Trust Company of Kansas, which both have […]

Cowley College creative writers attend Nimrod Conference for Writers

TULSA — Several Cowley College writers recently attended the Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers, hosted by Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They also toured the John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park and Museum before the conference began. Docent Dewayne Dickens led a tour of Reconciliation […]

Society for Creative Anachronism practices sparring, crafts in Wilson Park

Wilson Park was host to an unusual event this month when members of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) gathered for sparring practice. More than 50 people from Arkansas City, Emporia, Oxford and Wichita — as well as Norman, Oklahoma City, Stillwater and Tulsa in Oklahoma — converged on the […]

Commissioners name four unsafe structures, hear passenger rail update

The City Commission of Arkansas City voted 4-0 on Sept. 5 to declare several structures in Arkansas City as unsafe and dangerous. The structures all are in a state of disrepair. Many need work to the foundation or roof, or mold removal. Six structures — located at 215 North B St., 306 North […]

Free cancer screenings, bake sale fundraiser this weekend in Winfield

WINFIELD — Winfield will be host to two events this weekend to help to combat cancer in many of its various forms. Free cancer screenings The Winfield Masons are sponsoring free cancer screenings from 9 a.m. to noon June 17 at the Winfield Healthcare Center, located at 1305 E. Fifth […]

Christian pop band Stars Go Dim plays June 3 at Southwestern College

WINFIELD — Stars Go Dim, a Christian pop band from Tulsa, Oklahoma, will be featured at the Donna DeMint Memorial Cancer Benefit Concert on June 3. The event will begin at 7 p.m. at the Richardson Performing Arts Center in Southwestern College’s Christy Administration Building. Tickets are $15. This concert […]

Cowley College’s Golden Tigers offering educational trips

There still is time to reserve a spot for one of Cowley College’s Golden Tigers educational trips planned in 2016. Golden Tigers trips being offered are Sept. 29 to Concordia; Oct. 18 to Tulsa, Okla.; and Dec. 8 to Towanda. To reserve a spot, call Margaret Neal at (620) 441-5286 […]

Cherokee Strip Museum board returns artifacts

Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum board members voted Tuesday to return items to a Ponca City, Okla., woman who said she lent them to the museum several years ago. Carrol Engelking took to Facebook last week, seeking help from the community in trying to get her family’s heirlooms back. “This […]

Law Enforcement for May 21

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies checked a vehicle in the 1900 block of Wheat Road in Winfield. The vehicle was left parked legally. Deputies stopped to assist a motorist in the 23000 block of U.S. 77. Deputies stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation in the 23000 block of U.S. […]