WICHITA -A Kansas man was sentenced Wednesday to 41 months in federal prison for two commercial robberies in Wichita, according to U.S. Attorney Tom Beall. Austan Kinnaird, 26, Goddard, pleaded guilty to two counts of robbery. In his plea he admitted that on Dec. 24, 2015, he robbed Golf Headquarters at 848 N. Webb Road […]
SEDGWICK COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities in Sedgwick County continue to search for a suspect who escaped from police. Just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, police had 35-year-old Jose L. Cruz in custody. He was wanted for an alleged domestic sexual assault, according to Sgt. Woodrow during Wednesday’s online media briefing. Prior to taking him to […]
Jana’s Campaign On Friday, Jana’s Campaign will host one of many exhibits at the Hays Arts Council Spring Art Walk. This show will begin one hour early (5:30 p.m.) at Styles Dance Centre, 1501 Main, and include artwork from area high school and college students as well as locally recognized artists. Aligned with the mission […]
The Hays Police Department responded to 7 animal calls and 17 traffic stops Fri., April 21, 2017, according to the HPD Activity Log. Lost Animals ONLY–2700 block Hickory St, Hays; 12:25 AM Warrant Service (Fail to Appear)–100 block W 12th St, Hays; 12:34 AM Driving Under the Influence–500 block W 27th St, Hays; 1:55 AM […]
Longtime Kanorado, Kansas, resident Sara Jane Veselik, 72, passed away on Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Good Samaritan Society-Sherman County in Goodland, KS. Sara was born on July 1, 1944 in Ephrata, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Floyd G. and Anna K. (Sweigart) Lorah. She was one of four children. She graduated from Calico High […]
Mollie Marie Babcock, youngest child of Frank Arthur & Effie G. (Bugbee) Babcock, was born August 1, 1929 in Phillips County, Kansas, and passed away Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Logan Manor Nursing Home in Logan, Kansas at the age of 87. She was raised on a farm north of Phillipsburg, attending country schools […]
NAMI-Hays is offering an educational meeting for the public Mon., May 1 about mindfulness. Instructors and students from the FHSU Dept. of Psychology will discuss what mindfulness is and its powerful impact on mental illness. The meeting will be held at the Center For Life Experiences, 2900 Hall, from 7:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. For […]
JOHNSON COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities are investigating a Kansas man after a struggle with a police officer over a gun. Just before 1a.m. Tuesday, a police sergeant stopped a vehicle in the 10400 block of Marty Street in Overland Park for driving without headlights, traveling the wrong way on 103rd Street and suspicion of […]
Submitted Mid-America Financial Corp., parent company of Golden Belt Bank, and Morgan Financial Corp., the holding company for Morgan Federal Bank, announced Wednesday the signing of an agreement and plan of merger between Golden Belt Bank and Morgan Federal Bank. Morgan Federal Bank will be merged into Golden Belt Bank and operate as a branch […]
Melba Rose Engel, age 80, of Ellis, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017 at Hays Medical Center. She was born March 27, 1937 in Great Bend, Kansas to Rudolf K. and Inez V. (Sanders) Voss. She graduated from Mankato High School in 1955 and earned a Bachelor’s degree from Fort Hays State College in 1959. […]
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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Granted, the weather today might not be ideal for an outdoor walking event, but the 11th annual National Walk @ Lunch Day will happen rain or shine. For 75 years, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas has been encouraging members and all Kansans to lead healthier lives, […]
A Hays restaurant has once again been honored for its tasty burgers. The Golden Q was named the best hamburger in the state of Kansas, according to online reviewer Chowhound.com. Click HERE to read the review and to check out the top burger joints in the other 49 states.