Southwestern Announces Elimination of Several Arts Programs, 8 Majors

Southwestern College in Winfield has announced the elimination of eight majors and two minors, due to low enrollments and personnel transitions. According to a press release from SC Friday evening, the college initiated a process in August as governed by the institutional policy manual to... Read More.

KDOT Approves Over $10M For Area Road Projects

The Kansas Department of Transportation has approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects in the area. KDOT approved a bid of $2.5 million for a 17.3-mile milling and overlay project in Sumner County for K-49, from the U.S. 81/K‑49 junction north to the... Read More.

UPDATED: Two Cowley County Men Found Deceased This Week

UPDATED: Thursday, 3 p.m. A Cowley County man reported missing Monday was found deceased inside his vehicle Tuesday in rural Osage County in Oklahoma. According to a news release from the Cowley County Sheriff's Office Wednesday morning, the man was identified as Rustin Michael Smith. He... Read More.

U.S. Sen. Roger Marshall Tours Cowley’s Academic Success Center

U.S. Sen. Roger Marshall (R-Kan.) visited Cowley College and learned more about its new Academic Success Center, according to a news release from the college Thursday. During Marshall’s tour of the Ark City campus on Wednesday, he had a chance to visit with Cowley College... Read More.