Annual Awards


2017 STAR Award & OPEN ARMS AWARD Winners:

February STAR -John's Heating and Air Conditioning

April OPEN ARMS -Ark City Public Library

May STAR -Ark City Daily Bytes

June OPEN ARMS -Ark City Farm & Art Market

July STAR -WalMart Ark City



2016 Business of the Year Award -

2016 STAR Award & OPEN ARMS AWARD Winners:

January STAR -Schmidt Jewelry

February STAR- Rogers Dentistry

March OPEN ARMS - Early Bird Lions Club

April STAR - 1025 The River

May STAR - Ark City Dental

June OPEN ARMS - Ark City Police Dept.

July STAR - Land Rush Antique Mall

August STAR - Zeller Motor Company

September OPEN ARMS - Cowley College ACES Program

October STAR - Steamy Joe

November STAR - Reedy Ford

DEcember OPEN ARMS - Presbyterian Manor


2015 STAR Award and Open Arms Award Winners:

STAR: January-Elite Advertising; February- DiVall Liquor; April-HomeTown Rent & Lease; May- Ark City Dental; July-Orscheln Home & Farm; August-WB Meats; October-Transformations; December-Mid-American Credit Union

OPEN ARMS: March-Soroptimist International of Ark City; June-Ark City Arts Council; September-Manna Ministries; November-City of Arkansas City Parks & Facilities & Public Services divisions


2014 STAR Award Winners: April-Family Life Services; May - Great Life Golf & Fitness; June - Country Mart; July - RCB Bank; August - Sonic; September - Optimists of Ark City; October - 31st Century TechSupport; November - Ark City Rec Center; December - Bee'Tween Friends


2013 Business of the Year

STAR Business of the Year

Other STAR Award winners in 2013

January – Big-N-Smalls Barbecue
February – Wheat State Winery
March – Community National Bank
April – The Stock Exchange Bank
May – Medicalodges of Arkansas City
June – Gottlob Lawn & Landscape
July – Creekstone Farms Premium Beef
August – USD 470
September – Turn of the Century
November – Willow Fashion
December – Union State Bank