By: Mike Glesinger Alliance High School Senior Caeson Clarke is the latest to sign to continue his athletic career at the College level.Caeson signed a Letter of Intent to attend Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas.He plans to play both basketball and baseball. Caeson has been a multi-sport athlete during his high school career, competing in football, basketball and golf at AHS and playing summer baseball for the Alliance First National Spartans.
SEDGWICK COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities investigating a fatal accident have made an arrest and identified the victim as 24-year-old Fernando Arambula of Wichita. Just after 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, officers responded to an injury accident at Kellogg and Eisenhower Parkway in Wichita, according to Officer Charley Davidson. Investigators learned a 2006 Honda CRX driven by Arambula was eastbound on Kellogg and clipped the rear-end of a 2002 Acura RSX driven by Abel Olivarez, 24, of Wichita.
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Starting later this week, you may see an increased police presence on roads in Kansas in Sedgwick County. Beginning May 21st, the Click It or Ticket campaign returns.The aim of the campaign is to drastically reduce the number of preventable deaths and injuries that occur when unbelted drivers and passengers are involved in traffic crashes.
Showers and storms will be hit and miss today.Storms are popping up near the Oklahoma/Kansas state line and tracking north right now.Spotty storms will be the trend overnight, but the severe potential is low.Weak thunderstorms will be the trend both today and tomorrow.
TTEC Holdings, Inc. will create 450 new jobs at its new office in Overland Park, KS.The global digital customer experience technology and services company is initially creating work-from-home positions to ultimately be housed within the new Kansas location.These positions will be a hybrid of on-site and remote work.
Showers in these areas of the Plains has been rather steady and widespread during the last two weeks and drought continues to be reduced from Texas to Colorado in a big turnaround from expectations two months ago.Though temperatures have been below normal for much of these areas during the past month, the increased moisture is certainly welcome.
TOPEKA, Kan., May 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- GO Topeka, the economic development group for Kansas' Capital City, today announced plans to develop a $13 million innovation campus.The new campus is designed to take advantage of the arrival of Plug and Play's Animal Health / Ag Tech Startup Accelerator program.
A gym intended solely for women has found itself at the center of some controversy after a recent TikTok video went viral. Blush Fitness, in Overland Park, Kansas, offers women — and only women — a space to work out. While many applaud the existence of this kind of space, there are plenty of people who believe it constitutes segregation.
Loretta B. Guillen, 100, of Hutchinson, Kansas, passed away on May 15, 2021 at Hospice House of Reno County, Hutchinson, Kansas.She was born on April 17, 1921, the daughter of Julian and Maria Baltierra. She is survived by 3 daughters, Teresa Cantu and Cecilia Guillen, both of Hutchinson, Kansas, and Eloisa Rowan, of Louisville, Kentucky; 17 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren.
The winners of the Kansas State KidWind challenge have been revealed. To qualify for the next level, the National KidWind Challenge, teams first had to capture one of the top two spots in their age division during regional competitions, then win first or second place in their age group at the state finals.
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Kansans bought about 91% more guns during the COVID-19 pandemic. Everytown, a gun safety organization, says it recently estimated the number of firearms sold each month and year in each state using the same methodology as the Small Arms Survey.
Kansas head football coach Lance Leipold is a program builder, just look at his history.And although there’s no secret sauce to his successful career, there are some simple ingredients he believes helped lead to winning.That success has come at an unbelievable clip for Leipold, including winning six national championships at Division III Wisconsin-Whitewater.
With support from the Walton Family Foundation, KCUR has asked student teachers in the Kansas City area to write about their experiences learning how to teach during a pandemic.We'll be running their stories as a series of teacher diaries in the coming weeks.Para leer este artículo en Español, haga clic aquí.
|Updated: seconds ago TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Senator Jerry Moran is remembering Floris Jean Hampton’s statewide impact after her death on May 7. Senator Jerry Moran says Floris Jean Hampton was fiercely dedicated to her city before she passed on May 7, 2021.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas schools are stepping up efforts to administer COVID-19 vaccines to newly eligible 12-to 15-year-olds as more districts relax mask rules or face pressure to do so. Hundreds of students from public and private schools gathered Monday to get immunized at Topeka High School, The Topeka Capital-Journal reports.
A task force is asking Kansas ranchers to take an online survey to find out where the shortage is most severe. TOPEKA, Kansas — Kansas, a state that relies heavily on the cattle industry to power its economy, faces a shortage of the veterinarians that tend to the livestock.
Taken by American photographer Charles O’Rear (b. Nov. 26, 1941) for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Documerica project, these pictures show us workers and passengers riding Amtrak trains in May and June of 1974.Our journey takes us through Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, North Dakota, Montana, New Mexico, Washington, Oregon, California, Oklahoma, Texas and Nebraska.
Immersing yourself in nature is the perfect way to forget about the stresses of daily life.However, you don’t have to sleep in a tent or an old hotel to get away from the hustle and bustle of your day-to-day routine.You can find the peace and quiet you desire, along with unique and comfortable accommodations, at the Serenity Creek Treehouse in Kansas.
Topeka, KS (STL.News) Governor Laura Kelly announced appointments to Kansas state boards and commissions. Governor’s Behavioral Health Services Planning Council The purpose of the Council is to advise the Governor on adult, adolescent, and children’s services issues.It also review the Block Grant Plan and makes recommendations; serves as an advocate for adults with a serious mental illness, children with a serious emotional disturbance and other individuals with mental illnesses or substance use disorders; and monitors, reviews, and evaluates the allocation and adequacy of services within the State