Tag: U.S. 160

Cowley College dignitaries take part in Sumner groundbreaking ceremony

WELLINGTON — The dream is becoming a reality. Through hard work and vision from numerous individuals, the groundbreaking ceremony for Cowley College’s Sumner County campus took place Oct. 11 in Wellington. The location of the future campus is east of Walmart, along U.S. 160. Due to recent rain, the groundbreaking […]

Cowley College president shares thoughts on state of higher education

WINFIELD — Cowley College President Dennis Rittle joined Southwestern College President Brad Andrews in sharing their thoughts on the state of higher education as it relates to their respective institutions during the Lunch Bites on Aug. 31 at the Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce. “The purpose of this Lunch Bites […]

Groundbreaking for Cowley College’s Sumner County campus is Oct. 11

The groundbreaking ceremony for Cowley College’s Sumner County campus will be at 1 p.m. Oct. 11 in Wellington. The location of the future campus is east of Walmart, along U.S. 160. Refreshments will be provided and the event is open to the public. Agora Architecture will have 3-D Virtual Modeling […]

Cowley College serves as premier sponsor of Kansas Wheat Festival

WELLINGTON — In advance of groundbreaking ceremonies for its Sumner County campus, Cowley College served as the premier sponsor of the 117th annual Kansas Wheat Festival on July 12-16 in Wellington. Along with the financial support the sponsorship provided the festival, Abby Hollins, Cowley College’s director of marketing, and Kristi […]

Cowley College, Short family conduct deed signing for new campus land

Cowley College President Dennis Rittle and Bob Juden, chairman of the Cowley College Board of Trustees, joined Marjorie Short and Nancy Short-Burger on Dec. 21, 2016, for the signing of a deeded property worth $1.76 million from the Short family to the college. The donated land will be used for […]

Cowley College announces donation, location of Sumner County campus

WELLINGTON — The Cowley College Board of Trustees convened Nov. 21 at the Sumner County Economic Development office for its first board meeting since the general election, and approved a property and naming agreement for the new Sumner County campus in Wellington after announcing a gift of land in excess […]

Law Enforcement for May 31

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies transported a prisoner for the Arkansas City Police Department to the Cowley County Jail. Deputies were dispatched to the 20000 block of U.S. 160 to check a pedestrian wearing dark clothing who was walking on the edge of the roadway. Deputies assisted the Winfield Police […]

Law Enforcement for June 13

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to the 31000 block of U.S. 77 for a report of a one-vehicle, non-injury, car-deer accident. Deputies transported two prisoners from the Cowley County Jail in Winfield to the El Dorado Correction Facility to serve their respective sentences. James Jay McDonald, 40, of […]

Law Enforcement for June 12

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies assisted a motorist on 21st Road. The vehicle was off the roadway. Deputies stopped a vehicle in the area of Mill Road and the U.S. 77 bypass. The driver, Abel Gomez Jr., 45, of Arkansas City, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence […]

Law Enforcement for June 10

Cowley County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to Campground No. 4 at Winfield City Lake for a report of a possible disturbance. They contacted several parties and told them to keep the noise down. Deputies were dispatched to the 2200 block of West Ninth Avenue in Winfield for a report […]