Former Winfield Police Chief Jerry Devore dead at 58


Former Winfield Police Chief Jerry Devore has died following a two-year-long battle with cancer.

Cowley College Volleyball Coach Takes Job at Drury


Cowley College women's volleyball coach Jenifer Bahner will leave the school for a head coaching job with NCAA Div. 2 Drury University.

Canadian Man Gets 4 Years in Local ID Theft Case


A Canadian man was sentenced Monday to four years in federal prison for assuming the identity of his brother, who died as an infant decades ago.

Cops: Suspect Choked Woman; Pulled A Gun


An Ark City man was arrested early Friday after a local woman accused him of striking her and then pointing a gun at her and threatening to kill her.

Cowley College Trustees meet in AC tonight


Cowley College’s Board of Trustees will address a recent decision to eliminate the men’s and women’s soccer program at a meeting set for tonight in Ark City.
 

Felon to Judge: I Need to Stop Hanging With 'Trash'


An Ark City man was sentenced to just more than 10 years in prison Thursday morning for a stabbing incident involving a local woman that occurred in January.

Fire Breaks Out on Ark City Church Bus Wednesday


A school bus owned by an Ark City church sustained heavy damage Wednesday night when a fire broke out in and around the engine compartment of the vehicle.

Sales Tax in Winfield Goes Into Effect on July 1


A sales tax that will fund improvements to the Winfield Public Library, and local street repairs, will go into effect July 1, city officials said this week.

Winfield to Check City Gas Lines for Leaks


City crews in Winfield will be conducting natural-gas leak surveying for each local home and business.

Cowley College President Williams resigns


Cowley College President Clark Williams has resigned his position with the school.