| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 8:20 PM
The Salina South Cougars pulled off a 41-35 win over the Mustangs in a head-to-head battle in the SIT Championship game.
"Anytime you can win a championship mid-season, post-season, early-season, you get a chance to put something as an accolade on that...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 8:18 AM
Virginia has awarded 15 grants to localities to improve boating access to public waters.
Gov. Bob McDonnell announced the funding from the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries on Monday.
The grants total $440,900. They will help pay for...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:56 PM
In the wake of the massacre at an elementary school in Connecticut, the Emporia School District has approved placing armed guards in schools.
The proposal was first introduced in October. Emporia has 11 schools. There are already full and part-time...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 5:33 PM
"After Sandy Hook, obviously, that was a huge indicator that we needed to review and evaluate what we're doing," said Debbie McKenna, Executive Director of School Safety with the Wichita School district.
Could that re-evaluation include guns for the...
| 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...
| May 6, 2013
| 9:15 AM
The Fort Hays State softball team received the No. 1 seed in the Central Regional of the NCAA Tournament and will serve as a host site, May 10-12, for four teams competing to move on to the Super Regional the following weekend. Fort Hays State will face...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Update: Wichita police are looking for three people in connection with a deadly shooting late Thursday.
Police say a 33-year-old man was shot several times in a home in the 400 block of N. Emporia. He died a short time later at the hospital.