Betty Arnold to announce county commission bid

Wichita school board member Betty Arnold plans to announce tonight a run for Dave Unruh’s District 1 seat on the Sedgwick County commission. A Democrat, Arnold will speak at 6:30 p.m. today at Eaton Steakhouse at Douglas and St. Francis. So far, Unruh and Dion Avello, the mayor of Derby, are the only commission candidates to have officially filed for office. Avello is in commissioner Gwen Welshimer’s district.