Report: Winfield Inmate Attacked Jail Correctional Officer

An 19-year-old Cowley County Jail inmate is facing charges following an attack on a corrections officer early this morning. Zachary M. Tucker, Winfield, was charged with battery on a correctional officer, criminal damage to property, aggravated robbery,

Winfield Library Hosting a Student Aid Workshop

The Winfield Public Library will hold a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Workshop on Sunday at 2 p.m. This workshop is in addition to the financial aid night planned at Winfield High School on Tuesday. For more on this story, CLICK HERE.

KHP: Ark City Man Caused Deadly Wichita Crash

Authorities say an Ark City man - fleeing from a law enforcement officer - caused a deadly crash in Wichita Monday afternoon. 18-year-old Alex Davis was not injured in the accident, which occurred at Arkansas Ave. and 21st. He was driving a 2007 Volkswag

Jury: Local Doctor at Fault in Medical Malpractice Case

A Cowley County jury Thursday found Ark City Dr. Aaron T. Watters to be 100 percent at fault at the conclusion of a medical malpractice trial that lasted for about three weeks. The jury ordered Watters to pay just over $65,000 in past medical expenses an

Kay County Armed Robbery Suspect Caught in Ark City Saturday

An armed-robbery suspect from Kay County was arrested over the weekend in Ark City. 32-year-old Shawn A. Mantz was taken into custody sometime early Saturday, local officials confirmed. Ark City Police said more information on the arrest would be release

Local Man Charged With Sexually Abusing Child; Girlfriend Arrested For Endangerm

Two Arkansas City residents were arrested this week by the Arkansas City Police Department in connection with an investigation into acts of sexual abuse involving a small child. Timothy Ray Matthews, 21, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of aggravated

Man Accused of Trying to Run Over Someone With a Vehicle

An Arkansas City man was arrested Tuesday by the Arkansas City Police Department in connection with an aggravated assault late Tuesday night. Barclay Michael Bratcher, 23, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault. He was transported to and booked

Cowley College To Add Wrestling in Fall of 2017

Trustees at Cowley College have given the go ahead for school administrators to launch a wrestling program at the college in the fall of 2017. Dr. Dennis C. Rittle and athletic director Shane Larson will oversee the establishment of the new sport. The an

Person Injured Today in Accident on U.S. 77 Highway North of Ark City

One person was injured in a motor-vehicle accident north of Ark City this afternoon. As of 5:50 p.m., emergency crews remained at the scene of the accident which occurred near the intersection of U.S. 77 highway and 252nd Rd. Two vehicles were involved.

Southwestern Student Killed in Reno County Crash Friday

Kara McLain, a sophomore psychology student at Southwestern College, was killed in a two-car accident in Reno County Friday night. McLain, 19, was driving a 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt north on Sego Road in Reno County when she failed to stop at a stop sign an