Prosecutor: Local Teen Athletes Used Stolen Card for Spending Spree


Four Winfield High School student athletes - accused of an electronics-laden spending spree with a stolen credit card earlier this fall - made their first appearances in a Winfield courtroom Thursday afternoon. First to appear before Judge Nick St. Peter

Winfield Woman Pleas to Federal Charge in Prostitution Sting


A Winfield woman has pleaded guilty to a federal felony charge in connection with an online prostitution sting investigators conducted last year. 25-year-old Brittany L. Morris pleaded guilty to a count of misprision of a felony. For more on this story,

AC Police Say Two in Vehicle Had Drugs


Ark City Police arrested two men said to have had drugs in their possession during an investigation conducted early Sunday morning. Around 12:30 a.m., officers initially responded to a report of a possible wanted person. Police arrived in the 200 block o

Udall Man is Killed in Crash Following Police Pursuit


One person was killed and three others were injured Saturday when a police pursuit - that began in Sumner County - ended with a car crash in Sedgwick County. 22-year-old Jason A. Minson, of Udall, was identified as the deceased. He was the driver of a 20

Truck Burns on K-360 Thursday Afternoon


A truck on fire Thursday afternoon caught the attention of Winfield area motorists. Around 4:20 p.m., police and fire personnel were called to the K-360 bypass for the report of a vehicle fire. Fire crews arrived and had the blaze under control briefly a

Professor is Seeking Input on Ark City History


Wichita State University Professor Don Blakeslee wants to explore the ancient past of the Arkansas City area, and he needs your help to do it. Professor Blakeslee will address the Cowley Public Archaeology and History group Thursday, Nov 20, at 7 p.m., t

First Appearance Set in Credit Card Theft Case


A first appearance has been scheduled for four local juveniles accused of stealing a credit card from a vehicle in Winfield and using it to purchase items. Those defendants are due in court Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. in Winfield. For more on this story, CLICK

ACPD: Man Forged Rx Form to Obtain Drugs


Local police have arrested an Ark City man accused of taking prescription forms from an area doctor and using them to acquire Methadone and Valium. Last week, Dr. Thomas Lyman reported that two prescription forms were taken from his office. They were use

Police in AC Seek Tips To Find Missing Teen Boy


Ark City police are seeking help from the public in finding a teen boy who was reported as a runaway or missing person on Oct. 21. 16-year-old Jaylen R. Jones left his home that day sometime between noon and 9 p.m. He has not communicated with family mem

Ark City Man Facing Murder Charge in Harper County


An Ark City man was arrested Monday and is facing a felony murder charge in Harper County in connection with the August death of 28-year-old Lindsay M. Blakey-North. 57-year-old Wade Alan Nelson was taken into custody by Ark City Police and transported t