With students set to return to campus, Cowley College’s Tiger Deli recently received updates to its facility located inside the Nelson Student Center in Ark City. According to a news release from the college, Tiger Deli was repainted, received new booths, tables, chairs and signage... Read More.
Miguel Fulgencio, one of the top junior college relief pitchers in the country, will get to live out a childhood dream and pitch professionally after being selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 13th round of the Major League Baseball draft Tuesday. According to mlb.com’s... Read More.
A ceremony to dedicate the Sgt. Evan S. Parker Memorial Highway along U.S. 166 will be held on Aug. 6 in South Haven, Sgt. Parker’s hometown. The ceremony, organized by Sgt. Parker’s mother, Anita Faye Dixon, will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6,... Read More.
The City-Cowley County Health Department says respiratory infections in the county have risen dramatically over the past few weeks. According to a news release from the health department Monday, during the past four weeks a sharp increase in new COVID-19 infections has been noted in... Read More.
Advanced voting is underway for the Aug. 2 primary elections at the Cowley County Clerk’s Office, 321 E. 10th in Winfield, all this week from 7:30 a.m. through 5 p.m. and all next week during the same time frame. The last day for advanced in-person... Read More.
Roadwork on North Summit in Ark City is still on schedule and within the contract timeframe, according to City Manager Randy Frazer Friday morning. Frazer said on KSOK's Get Up & Go Show he understands the frustrations with road work -- especially in such a... Read More.
Updated: Thursday, 8:40 p.m. A Baxter Springs man was killed in a accident Thursday afternoon east of the Cowley State Fishing Lake. The Kansas Highway Patrol identified the man, Billy Watson, Jr., Thursday night. He was 72. Baxter Springs is located in Cherokee County in the southeast... Read More.
An Atlanta woman was transported to a Wichita hospital Wednesday afternoon following a two-vehicle accident east of Winfield at U.S. 160 and 211th Road -- known locally as "Bolack Corner." Cowley County Sheriff Dave Falletti told KSOK Thursday the accident happened when one car turning... Read More.
U.S. Rep. Ron Estes voted against a bill Wednesday that would create a public alert system for active shooter situations. Estes, a Republican, represents Kansas' 4th Congressional District, which includes Cowley County. The bill, H.R.6538, is titled the Active Shooter Alert Act of 2022 and
By RAMA PEROO Two of the top throwers in the history of the Cowley College women’s track and field program, Courtney Gougler and Jamesia Milton, are on their way to the International Highland Games Federation Women's Amateur World Championships in Windeck, Germany, on August 20. In... Read More.
The Winfield Fire/EMS Department was dispatched for the report of a house fire in the 100 block of North College at 12:23 a.m. Tuesday morning. According to a news release from the fire department Wednesday, there was a considerable amount of flames visible and that... Read More.