Kris Trimmer, a former Winfield High School teacher, filed for the Kansas House 79th district as a Democrat on Friday, according to a press release from Trimmer Monday. The seat is currently held by Republican Cheryl Helmer and the district includes Winfield, Udall, Oxford and... Read More.
A pedestrian who was helping authorities move horses out of the roadway east of Douglass was killed at the scene late Thursday night by a passenger vehicle. According to a news release from the Butler County Sheriff's Office Friday morning, the man was identified as... Read More.
Saturday, June 18th, from noon 'til 7pm, 1047 The Bull, WBBZ, 95.9 Bob-FM, KSOK and Heather Cannon Honda are teaming with B&B Sun ‘N Fun Waterpark for our Annual Family Day! Save big on admission to the waterpark when you present a... Read More.
The Southwestern College Summer Theatre Festival will present Nickelodeon’s “SpongeBob The Musical” on Friday and Saturday, June 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, June 26 at 2 p.m., in the Richardson Performing Arts Center on the campus of Southwestern College. The production is... Read More.
Looking for ways to better help students deal with mental health issues and assist with suicide prevention, Cowley College, the Arkansas City Police Department, and Four County Mental Health have partnered to start a student-led peer support group on campus called Hope Squad. According to... Read More.
The search for the next president of Cowley College is down to two. "With current Cowley College president Dr. Dennis C. Rittle’s final day set for July 9, the presidential screening committee at the college has narrowed the search for his replacement," Cowley said in... Read More.
William Newton Hospital opened a new rural health clinic in Udall Monday. The clinic is part of the new Udall City Library/Wellness Center, which features the clinic, a community fitness center, and a public library. According to a Facebook post by WNH, the community celebrated the... Read More.
Road work at Cherry Avenue and 10th is slated to begin Wednesday in Ark City. According to a news release from the City Tuesday, Cherry Avenue and 10th Street will be closed to through traffic due to storm drainage repairs and road base rehab. The repairs... Read More.
SCK Health has added Occupational Medicine to its list of services. According to a press release from the hospital Tuesday, Linda Boswell, previously of Testing Services Limited, LLC, began practicing out of the Ark City Clinic location in June. “We are thrilled to add Linda Boswell... Read More.
A retired Winfield police captain and longtime community member passed away last week. Gary Utt died May 30 in Wichita. "We were saddened to learn of the passing earlier this week of Retired Captain Gary Utt," the Winfield Police Department said in a Facebook post late... Read More.
Making its first national championship game appearance since winning back-to-back JUCO World Series titles in 1997 and 1998, the seventh-seeded Cowley College Tigers came up just short of its third national title in a 4-2 loss to the sixth-seeded Central Arizona College Vaqueros Saturday... Read More.
Updated: Monday, 1:34 p.m. The Winfield Police Department has released more information about a Winfield man who suffered serious injuries Sunday involving a moving train. At approximately 9:20 a.m. Sunday, members of the WPD and members of Winfield Fire/EMS were dispatched to the railroad tracks located... Read More.