Arkansas City Police Department Officer Matt Mayo has been recognized for his service to Arkansas City more than once this year. In addition to being recognized as Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1254’s Law Enforcement Officer of...Read More
Members of the local Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 1254 have had a very busy week. On Monday, three post members presented certificates of appreciation and cooperation to four local middle schoolers. The middle school...Read More
Veterans Day falls on a Saturday this year, as does the annual Veterans Day parade in Arkansas City. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. on Summit Street in downtown Ark City. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1254 will place flags in...Read More
The local chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars recently celebrated its newest member signing a lifetime membership. New member Jeff Trenary is an Iraq War veteran who has been out of the service since 2013. “I know we sound...Read More
The 2017 Arkalalah Big Parade lineup is: Color Guard — American Legion Sons of the American Legion American Legion Riders Arkansas City Police Department Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department Grand Marshal — Tony Tapia Arkansas City...Read More
The Arkansas City Police Department has endeavored to strengthen its relationship with the citizens of Arkansas City as part of a larger public outreach effort. This effort can be seen not only in the department’s interaction...Read More
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...Read More
The Ark City Community Band will be host to the 35th Infantry Division Concert Band of the Kansas Army National Guard for a joint concert at 7 p.m. June 15 under the Wilson Park rotunda. The concert is free and open to the...Read More
The Ark City Community Band will begin its 146th season of free public concerts at 7:30 p.m. June 1 under the Wilson Park rotunda. This is the first of eight concerts planned this summer. The first concert will have an...Read More
The City Commission of Arkansas City heard updates Jan. 17 regarding a dangerous structure at 617 S. Fourth St., which was deemed unsafe during the Jan. 3 commission meeting. The owner of the property is Brett Martin, who was...Read More
Two Arkansas City Fire-EMS Department employees received awards this week from Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1254. Post Commander Charlie Cravens presented the awards to both ACFD Capt. Ken Corcran and Firefighter-EMT Tanner...Read More
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