Local News

Fireworks can be shot in AC starting today

Beginning today, fireworks are legal for sale and discharge within the city limits of Arkansas City.

June 27, 2017 09:12:50 AM

Storm downs limbs, poles causes outages

A storm that hit Cowley County Monday night caused some power outages and tree damage in several areas.

June 27, 2017 06:45:04 AM

Fecal incident closes Winfield pool til Sunday

Winfield Aquatic Center was cleared of swimmers Thursday afternoon, and will remain closed through Saturday, due to fecal matter in the pool.

June 22, 2017 05:30:54 PM

Winfield woman is hurt, man cited in crash

A local woman was injured Monday evening after two-vehicle accident at Third and Harter in Winfield.

June 20, 2017 10:17:18 PM

Warren will serve as interim Winf. fire chief

Winfield Fire Marshal Vince Warren will serve as interim fire chief while city officials conduct a search to fill the job.

June 20, 2017 01:58:34 PM

Ark City, Winfield restaurants are rebranding

Two well-known Cowley County restaurants are rebranding.

June 20, 2017 12:15:49 PM

Report: Battery incident puts man in hospital

An Ark City man was arrested on Thursday after being accused of beating another man until he was unconscious.

June 16, 2017 11:27:52 AM

3 with ties to Cowley Co found dead in Tenn.

Three people - said to have ties to Cowley County - were found dead Thursday inside a home in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.

June 16, 2017 11:01:08 AM

Three hurt in rollover in rural Cowley Wed.

Three people were injured in a rollover accident that occurred Wednesday near Udall.

June 15, 2017 04:22:34 PM

Gardner waives prelim; Arraignment is set

Zachary Gardner, of Winfield, has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on a second-degree murder charge he faces in connection with the January death of his wife.

June 13, 2017 04:47:26 PM

One person injured in crash on 160 Monday

One person was sent to the hospital Monday afternoon following a two-vehicle accident that occurred on U.S. 160 highway.

June 13, 2017 04:06:13 PM

County commission set to appoint appraiser

Cowley County commissioners are ready to appoint a new county appraiser.

June 13, 2017 07:08:34 AM

PC Doctor: More ways to protect your PC

So far, we have discussed Anti-Virus protection, Internet Security Packages, and firewalls. There are a few more things we need to discuss to round out your total defense against virus and malware attacks on your computer.

June 12, 2017 02:38:03 PM

Free cancer screenings offered on Saturday

Winfield Masonic Lodge 110 will host a free cancer screening event on Saturday.

June 12, 2017 01:42:06 PM

Local woman is killed in Oklahoma accident

A 31-year-old woman from Ark City was killed early Saturday morning in a two-vehicle accident on U.S. 177 Highway southeast of Red Rock, Okla.

June 11, 2017 10:40:03 AM

Ark City officials: Fireworks show will happen

The city of Ark City has released this statement in regard to plans for the local Fourth of July Celebration. The Fraternal Order of Police had organized past shows but announced they would no longer be doing so:

June 06, 2017 09:43:01 PM

Report: Sleeping Winfield man had meth

A Winfield man - who fell asleep at a convenience store in Ark City - was arrested by local police early Monday and jailed on drug-related charges.

June 06, 2017 06:15:20 PM

Winfield street closing for a repair project

A street in Winfield closes today for an improvement project.

June 05, 2017 07:34:36 PM

1 arrested after chase from Wgtn. to Winfield

Authorities early Sunday arrested an Ark City man who led them on a pursuit from Wellington to Winfield, according to a report from the Sumner County Sheriff.

June 05, 2017 07:03:53 PM

Former AC basketball coach dies Saturday

Former Ark City High School boys basketball Coach Anthony Brantley Jr. died over the weekend after being hospitalized Wednesday with heart-related issues.

June 05, 2017 05:58:34 PM