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Turnout over 60 percent in Cowley in 2016

Just over 63 percent of registered voters in Cowley County cast a vote in the general election this year, according to the county clerk's office.

November 09, 2016 01:50:06 PM

Musician Remembered at Walnut Valley Festival

Stephen Bennett plays harp guitar at a memorial celebration for Pete Huttlinger on Stage 2 of the Walnut Valley Festival Friday night.

September 20, 2016 01:46:02 PM

PC Doctor: Ralph McDonald columns archive

Ralph McDonald, the PC Doctor at McDonald’s Computer Service in Ark City, has a regular column appearing here at NewsCow. You can read through his columns by clicking the links below:

July 05, 2016 12:11:05 PM

Number of AC students earn charitable awards

The Board of Directors of the York Rite Masonic Charitable Funds, Inc. recently authorized a distribution of $600 to the Arkansas City school district.

June 08, 2016 08:43:26 PM

Car and Semi collide on Summit Thursday

Ark City Police this afternoon worked an accident that occurred at the intersection of Radio Lane and Summit.

May 05, 2016 09:45:27 PM

Cowley County Health and Safety Fair 2016

More than 250 were estimated to have attended the Cowley County Health and Safety Fair at the Winfield Fairgrounds Saturday morning.

April 19, 2016 09:04:33 PM

Karla McDermott opens life counseling and therapy practice

Karla McDermott has opened a life counseling and play therapy practice in Winfield and invites you to schedule an appointment today.

November 30, 2015 03:02:53 AM

Showtime Shower: Local firemen hose down elephants

Winfield fireman Jeremy DeCoudres helps hose down one of three elephants that were part of the Carson and Barnes Circus.

June 09, 2015 09:04:16 PM

Bulldog Band does well in lead up to Chicago

The Arkansas City High School Marching Band has had a busy and successful fall season.

November 04, 2014 03:31:40 PM

The Central Kansas Yarn Hop

Last October I was invited to go with several local yarn enthusiasts on a tour of yarn stores called the Central Kansas Yarn Hop. The basic premise involved visiting ten or so yarn shops while accumulating stamps on a passport booklet which, when entered into a drawing, could win you some hefty yarn-related prizes. I doubted I knew enough about crochet to warrant such a trip, since I had only been crocheting for a couple of months, but it was a chance to get out of town with a bunch of fellow yarnies and it sounded like fun.

October 23, 2014 11:00:12 PM

Cowley College raises $2K with bowling event

Thanks to the help of its sponsors along with Cowley College’s Phi Theta Kappa representatives, Cowley College’s Bowl for Kids’ Sake participants raised more than $2,000 during the recent event.

October 21, 2013 02:12:10 PM

Local business learns lifesaving skills Monday

Chris Cannon, Department Chair of Health & Human Services and Director of EMS Education, taught a HeartSaver class to eight members of the Morton Buildings Inc. safety team Monday morning at Strother Field in Winfield.

August 06, 2013 08:48:15 AM

RCB razes former farm house to build new bank

RCB Bank's farm house location at Summit and Radio Lane was demolished Monday afternoon to make room for a new full service bank branch.

July 08, 2013 10:48:58 PM

Cowley gets new cart for its robotics programs

Providing students with an opportunity to learn how to program a real robot, in a controlled environment, Cowley College recently added a FANUC Certified Education Robot Training cart to its robotics class.

January 18, 2013 09:42:44 PM

Chamber marks reopening of Golden Dragon

Winfield Chamber members recently marked the reopening of the Golden Dragon Chinese Restaurant at 609 Main. Quy Phan is manager of the business.

January 03, 2012 04:47:17 PM

Cowley volleyball squad returns from Ohio as champs

Members of the national-title-winning Cowley College Lady Tiger volleyball team arrived back in Ark City Monday. They were greeted by about 75 to 100 fans who attended a brief reception ceremony for the team.

November 22, 2011 09:22:28 AM

Annual Arkalalah parade is highlight of fall festival

As usual, the Arkalalah Big Parade was the highlight of the annual fall celebration in Ark City. Dozens of participants kept the parade going for about two hours.

October 31, 2011 06:07:34 PM

Little Hooker Cafe closing for good on Sunday

Rural Cowley County’s Little Hooker Bait Shop & Cafe will close permanently this weekend after 27 years in operation.

September 27, 2011 01:37:31 AM

Cowley County Fair getting underway at fairgrounds

The 2011 Cowley County Fair is revving up for another year of entertainment. Thursday's main event is demolition derby set for 7:30 p.m. in the grandstand area.

July 28, 2011 03:24:09 PM

Mitchell Theatres readying Cowley 8 for Friday reopening

Jeremy Haigler, with George Lay Signs, places new lettering on the facade of the Cowley Cinema 8 at Strother Field Tuesday afternoon.

April 12, 2011 05:48:33 PM