| Sep 23, 2011
| 3:07 PM
Ryan Newman was the last car out and the fastest on the track, turning a lap of 135.002 mph to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.
Newman won the pole for the second time at New Hampshire this season. He started first in July and went on to win...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 7:34 PM
From The Kansas Historical Society
Journalist and author. Born: February 10, 1868, Emporia, Kansas. Married: Sallie Lindsay April 27, 1893. Died: January 29, 1944, Emporia, Kansas.
William Allen White was born February 10, 1868, in Emporia, Kansas, to...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:31 AM
If you've stuck some ground beef in your freezer after Aug. 23, listen up.
Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. of Emporia, Kan. is recalling more than 113,000 pounds of ground beef due to a possible E. coli contamination in Ohio, according to the USDA.
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:49 AM
Tyson Fresh Meats Inc., an Emporia, Kan. establishment, is recalling approximately 131,300 pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 11:26 AM
A press conference has been scheduled by Michael Waltrip Racing on Friday at the Kansas Speedway to discuss the future of the organization. All indications are that Clint Bowyer will be announced as the teams newest driver at that time. He will begin...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 3:04 PM
This week NASCAR is headed to my old stomping grounds, Kansas City and the Kansas Speedway. Having grown up about a half an hour from where the track now sits, its amazing to see the transformation the area has undergone. Not just the track, but the...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 4:02 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Paula Michelle Selchert, 33, of the 100 block of Hanover Street, was charged Monday with possession of marijuana.
Eric Gregory Lind, 23, of the 3500 block of Churchville Road,...
| May 22, 2011
| 6:25 AM
The City of Reading, Kan. has been heavily damage by a tornado on Saturday evening. One person was taken to Newman Regional Hospital in Emporia by ambulance. Five other people were treated on the scene after storms moved through.
A shelter has been...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 11:30 AM
Good Afternoon Everyone!
What a gorgeous end to the work week with highs today around 50 in the metro. Areas just southwest of town are already at 60 (Emporia) and might warm up a little more before all is said and done. This warm up will help a lot...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 12:04 PM
Hampton Roads' unemployment rate lowered to 7 percent in December, from November's 7.2 percent.
It was 7 percent in December 2009, too, according to the Virginia Employment Commission. Figures are not seasonally adjusted.
The Virginia unemployment...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Mary Katherine “Kathy” Jordan left this world on January 18, 2011 after a courageous battle with a long term illness. She passed peacefully and was surrounded by her five children and Gary Jordan; her devoted husband of nearly 41 years....