| 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...
| May 15, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department. Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets. These reports are designed to give you an idea of what residents and police are dealing...
| May 15, 2013
| 9:34 AM
Wichita police are investigating after two cases where thieves drilled through gas tanks to steal gas from cars.
One happened in the 2900 block of S. Emporia. A 73-year-old man says someone drilled a hole in the gas tank of his 2001 pickup.
| May 9, 2013
| 1:29 PM
An Emporia woman has died after being struck by a train in downtown Emporia.
It happened in the 300 block of Commercial around 11:45 p.m. Wednesday night. Police Lt. Ed Owens said someone called 911 to report the accident.
The victim has been...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Emporia police are investigating an attack involving a pencil sharpener.
It happened at Emporia Middle School on Tuesday. A school administrator told the Emporia Gazette that one of the students took a pencil sharpener apart, and tried to use the blade...
| May 3, 2013
| 1:55 PM
It's been rumored for weeks and Friday it became official that UVA's all time leading basketball scorer, Bryant Stith, is joining the coaching staff of former UVA skipper Jeff Jones at Old Dominion.
Since scoring more than 2,500 hundred points in a...
| 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.
| Apr 22, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Two men have been arrested in connection to the city's latest homicide. Now Wichita police are looking for three more people to question.
The shooting death happened in the 400 block of N. Emporia around 9:30 p.m. Thursday. They found a 33-year-old man...