| Jan 10, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Security guards inside Emporia middle and high schools will most likely be armed with guns as early as next month.
The decision comes after the Emporia school board voted unanimously to approve the proposal. The Goddard school district has armed its...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Fort Hays State erased a 10-point deficit in the last 3:30 of regulation and went on to win 79-76 in overtime to move to 9-3 overall and 3-1 in the MIAA. Ben Congiusta buried a 3-point field goal with just over two seconds remaining to force the extra...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 11:09 PM
Some Wichitans spent the night out in the cold.
Firefighters evacuated them when a fire broke out in their small apartment complex.
Crews were called to the apartment in the 1300 block of S. Emporia around 12:45 Wednesday morning. Emergency...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Yali Huang lost the life she once knew walking across the street. She was hit by a car and woke up weeks later with a traumatic brain injury. Some days are more difficult than others.
But during a moment of anguish, just days before Yali returns home to...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 10:41 AM
With a Washburn win over Central Missouri on Saturday evening in Topeka and a FHSU win over Lincoln on Friday, Fort Hays State earned its first-ever regular season championship in the MIAA, sharing the title with Central Missouri. Both teams finished...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:45 AM
For What it’s Worth---March 6 -- I wish that the Kansas State High School Activities Association had a little more imagination with them, but I still love the State Basketball Tournaments.
If you want quaint, you’ve got...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Emporia, Kan., won the prize for best tap water at the 23rd annual Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting.
It’s the first time that Emporia has competed in the event.
A panel of media judges awarded the top bottled water prize to Canadian...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 8:27 AM
William E. Thomas, age 89 of Belle Fourche, died Thursday, February 21, 2013 at the Fort Meade VA Medical Center in Sturgis.
A memorial service will be held 10 am Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 at Funeral Home of the Northern Hills in Belle Fourche....
| Feb 7, 2013
| 2:48 PM
A mother holds on to hope that someday she will get her only daughter back. Bixiang Huang says, "I sent my daughter lively to this country and now this is what I get."
Last Fall, Yali Huang left China for a better education. She made good grades at...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 10:01 PM
Going into Friday's match-up Salina South was undefeated in girls basketball, while Salina Central had lost two games by three points. Salina Central was also without senior Gabby Briggs, who has been out due to injury, but is expected back after the...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Local business owners Ryan Funck and Brett Schauf knew there was something they could do.
“It’s hard to comprehend and it's a helpless feeling,” says Schauf.
They, like millions of others, watched the non-stop news coverage of the...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:48 PM
They went on strike, then the company shut down; now hundreds of workers in Emporia and Lenexa try to take the next step after the closing of Hostess Brands.
A bankruptcy court approved Hostess' request to liquidate after a national strike by Baker's...