Author Archives: Laurie

Drawn to art

Winfield artist’s drawing selected for Art is Ageless® calendar.

Virginia McConnell’s artistic ambitions always seemed to get thwarted. When she was young, she wanted to be a commercial artist, but she was discouraged. Then, she wanted to be a window dresser for the big department stores like Macy’s, but they READ MORE

Artists achieve Art is Ageless® masterpiece level

“Bumper Crop,” a painting by Joyce Guinty.

“I Love You So Much,” a drawing by Virginia McConnell.

“Handmade Quilt,” a hand-stitched quilt by Gerry Matney.

Several winning artists in Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor’s annual Art is Ageless® juried competition will be featured in the 2018 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.

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Living water

By Wayne Rector, resident

Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor

On our way over to Dexter, when I was young, my mother would always stop at the farm where she was raised and get a drink of water from the well her father had dug years ago. “Papa’s READ MORE

Education assistance recipients

From left, Samantha McClaflin, Jaden Jacobs and Paige Bates.

Three employees at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor will receive assistance to continue their education through Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America’s Employee Education Assistance program. 

Paige Bates 

Paige has been READ MORE

Strike up the band!

One of our favorite summer traditions takes place on July 10, when we welcome the Ark City Community Band back to our front lawn for their season finale.

The band will close out its 146th season with the 7 p.m. performance at Arkansas City Presbyterian READ MORE