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KCK teen dies, three others injured in crash after hitting city dump truck, guardrail  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- A teenager has died and three other teens were injured after a serious crash in KCK. It happened near S. 40th and Wyandotte streets ...



KCK high school struggles to get by, but sees hope in school funding lawsuit  Kansas City Star

The day has barely started, but Mary Stewart is already worried about one homeless student and others who arrive at her Kansas City, Kan., high school in ...



Wyandotte teacher, Whitney Morgan, named Kansas Teacher of the Year  KSN-TV

Morgan was named the 2019 Kansas Teacher of the Year from a field of eight finalists.



Police identify 14-year-old KCK boy killed in crash after hitting city dump truck, guardrail  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- KCK police have released the name of a teen who died Thursday in a serious crash. It happened near S. 40th and Wyandotte streets ...



New location, operator for downtown Kansas City, Kan., grocery store revealed  The Kansas City Star

The Unified Government has reached an initial agreement with grocery co-op The Merc to run a grocery store in downtown Kansas City, Kan. A new location for ...



'KC Foodie Park' proposed for Indian Springs site – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Richard Scavuzzo, left, talked with residents about his proposed KC Foodie Park at a community meeting on Wednesday night. (Staff photo by Mary Rupert).



‘Joyful’ spirit silenced. Stolen car crashed in KCK kills woman known for her kindness  Kansas City Star

Octavia Barker was on her way with a friend to sell tamales when her car was struck in KCK by a speeding car whose driver had fled from police. People in the ...



Morgan receives Kansas 2019 Teacher of the Year award  The Bulletin

The Kansas Teacher of the Year delegation presented awards to Emporia State education majors last Thursday afternoon in Visser Hall.



Wyandotte H.S. placed on lockdown over gun reports, but it turned out to be laser pointer for school project  fox4kc.com

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- A student reported seeing someone bring a weapon into Wyandotte High School Thursday, prompting a scare for parents and teens.



School resource officer in KC area charged with lewd fondling of 3 teens, police say  Kansas City Star

A school resource officer for Kansas City, Kan., schools has been charged with three felony counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child. Michael Eugene ...



Turner Vista project receives approval to start rezoning process – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

The Turner Vista project near 72nd and State Avenue received approval to initiate a rezoning process at the Thursday night Unified Government Commission ...



Tamika Pledger gets prison for traffic death of teenager in KCK  Kansas City Star

Community activist Tamika Pledger was sentenced Wednesday in Wyandotte County District Court for the 2015 death of 16-year-old Tierra Smith.



KU to honor 183 seniors from Wyandotte county high schools  KU Today

LAWRENCE — Students from nine Kansas high schools will be honored Tuesday, Nov. 15, by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.



Nine KC high school players who later were in the Super Bowl  Kansas City Star

Shane Ray will be the 10th person who played high school ball in Kansas City to appear in a Super Bowl. Ray, who attended Bishop Miege, is a linebacker for ...



Royals' Kauffman, Paul Pierce, Larry Drew among Kansas Sports Hall of Fame inductees  The Kansas City Star

Former Kansas and NBA basketball star Paul Pierce has been announced as one of the 13 inductees to the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame's 2018 class. Others ...



KU grant to examine comprehensive approach to preventing youth violence in KC  KU Today

LAWRENCE — The University of Kansas has been awarded a four-year, $1.7 million U.S. Health & Human Services grant that will examine the effect of the ...



Young, George Robert  Herald & Review

SHELBYVILLE -- George Robert Young, 75, of Shelbyville, Illinois, formerly of Loda, IL, passed away at 10:35 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in Shelbyville ...



Kansas Jayhawks Football: Remembering Ray Evans  Rock Chalk Talk

Evans' #42 jersey is one of three retired by the Kansas football program.



Sporting KC to host King of the Court futsal tournaments in June and July  Sporting Kansas City

For the second straight year, a summer series of soccer and entertainment is hitting futsal courts across Kansas City. Sporting Kansas City will host King of the ...



High-tech manufacturer hits the high schools for recruits  Kansas City Business Journal

Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technology used to place ads and wait for prospects to apply for manufacturing jobs. Now, it's courting area students with ...



GCCC football getting used to 7 new assistants  The Garden City Telegram

Garden City Community College head football coach Jeff Sims has a pair of assistants returning for 2018 — fourth-year safeties coach Caleb Young and ...



'We are not afraid': At site once defiled by graffiti, spirit of MLK, John Brown lives  Kansas City Star

Members of the Kansas City, Kansas community and beyond assembled at the John Brown Memorial site at the Quindaro Ruins to commemorate Martin Luther ...



KCK teen dies after shooting following day of graduation parties  fox4kc.com

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- A Kansas City, Kan., teenager has died after being shot following a day filled with high school graduation parties. Police said it happened ...



For One Wyandotte County Store, The 'Dotte Identity Brings In The Dough  KCUR

Little League teams across Wyandotte and western Johnson counties in Kansas are gearing up for spring, summer and fall sports. That's why Varsity Sports.



Three candidates vie for 5th District, UG Commission seat – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Two challengers are running against incumbent Commissioner Mike Kane in the 5th District primary, which will be Tuesday, Aug. 1. Challengers Sarah Kremer ...



Six Democrats running for 3rd District, US representative – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Six Democratic candidates are running for U.S. Representative, 3rd District, in the Aug. 7 primary election. They appeared May 24 at at forum at Kansas City ...



Legends Outlets improvement project approved – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

The plan to put a green space and a parking garage with apartments advanced at Thursday night's Unified Government Commission meeting. The proposal for ...



No Justice  Kansas City Star

Arrested at 17, Lamonte McIntyre has spent 22 years in prison for a double homicide that not even the victims' families think he committed. A new motion with ...



Holland proposes salary hike for UG mayor, commission – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Mayor Mark Holland at the Dec. 7 Unified Government Commission meeting proposed salary increases for the UG mayor and UG commissioners, to take effect ...



Candidates seek positions on KCKCC board in Tuesday's election – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Seven candidates are on the ballot for regular terms on the Kansas City Kansas Community College Board of Trustees. Candidates include Evelyn Criswell, ...



In another wild day in court, Tamika Pledger is found guilty of manslaughter  Kansas City Star

Tamika Pledger was found guilty Thursday, May 25, 2017, of involuntary manslaughter and aggravated battery in Wyandotte County District Court. The jury ...



Coaches' quick action saves students from school bus fire  Joplin Globe

WYANDOTTE, Okla. — Coaches from Wyandotte High School are being praised for getting their students to safety amid a blaze that consumed a school bus on ...



Sporting KC to host King of the Court Futsal Tournaments every Saturday in July  Sporting Kansas City

During the month of July, a new summer series of soccer and entertainment is hitting futsal courts in Kansas City, Kansas. Sporting Kansas City will host a King ...



Former Wyandotte Bulldogs great, current NBA coach Larry Drew to be honored in KCK  The Kansas City Kansan

The Unified Government Board of Commissioners will honor Larry Drew, former professional basketball player and current assistant coach of the Cleveland ...



Mayoral challenger talks about lower property taxes – Welcome to  Wyandotte Daily

Mayoral challenger David Alvey said Thursday in an interview that if elected, he thinks he can do a better job than incumbent Mayor Mark Holland. Alvey, who ...



CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE: Timothy Dupree, Wyandotte County Judge  The Kansas City Kansan

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Below is the questionnaire from Timothy Dupree our third candidate in next week's Wyandotte County judge primary race. Again, thank ...



New Oklahoma bill aimed at school bus safety  KoamNewsNow.com

The school buses in Wyandotte, Oklahoma already have cameras on the inside, and they've been a big success. And if a bill passed by the Oklahoma House of ...



Fort Hays State University announces scholarship awards for 2018-19  Hays Post

FHSU University Relations. Winners of general academic scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year from Fort Hays State University have been announced by ...



Sporting Club plans to build national soccer training center in KCK  Kansas City Star

Sporting Club CEO Robb Heineman says Kansas City is on its way to becoming the soccer capital of America. This may help his case. In conjunction with ...



Gerald Leon Miller  Pawhuska Journal Capital

Gerald Leon Miller of Quapaw, Oklahoma passed away Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. He was 79. Gerald was born March 4, ...



Kansas City area veterans recall the end of World War II  Kansas City Star

When World War II ended in Europe 70 years ago this week, Kansas City stayed at its work station. At one war plant, operators transmitted three quick bursts of ...



Kansas City shines again in latest Sprint commercial filmed at Union Station  Kansas City Star

Union Station was the backdrop for filming Tuesday night for ads that air starting Friday. The ad continues Sprint's habit of putting its hometown on display, from ...



Lawrence athletes remember sports in the days of Jim Crow  Lawrence Journal World

Leonard Monroe could run. During his high school days in the late '40s, Monroe reckons he was the second-fastest quarter miler.



Meet the guy who’s got a torture chamber in the basement  Kansas City Star

Jerry Vest started a business straightening auto frames and somehow ended up in a few movies. Now he rents everything from guns (disabled) to spears to Nazi ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports.com

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.



Bill Mayer, former Journal-World editor, dies at 88  Lawrence Journal World

Bill Mayer, longtime member of the Journal-World news staff, died Thursday. He was 88.Mayer, born Billy Francis Mayer on April 11, 1925, in Kansas Cit.



Know Your KU History: Ray Evans  Rock Chalk Talk

Ray Evans is the only KU athlete to have his name in the Memorial Stadium Ring of Honor and in the rafters at Allen Fieldhouse.



Lawrence school district losing longtime music teachers to retirement  Lawrence Journal World

Here are receptions planned for Lawrence school district employees who are retiring and leaving the district: • Hillcrest School, 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, ...



Clay County recorder of deeds: Primary will send GOP winner into recorder’s office  Kansas City Star

The recorder of deeds race brings out two candidates who aren't strangers to Clay County government. Katee Porter and Jay Lawson have served as the ...



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