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Wichita Mid-Continent Airport Plane Crash Reports Casualties

Wichita Mid-Continent Airport Plane Crash Reports Casualties

A plane crash that occurred at the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport in southern Kansas has been confirmed to have claimed casualties based on new reports from on scene. Thursday morning a small plane, that was headed towards Arizona had just taken off when it experienced engine problems. The pilot made an attempt to land the plane but […]

Plane Crash at Kansas Airport

Plane Crash at Kansas Airport

Reports are coming out that a plane crashed into a building at an airport in Kansas. The crash occurred in Wichita at the Mid-Continent Airport  around 10 Thursday morning. Images and videos from the airport show a large plume of thick, black smoke rising from the two-story building. The plane was a twin-engine beechcraft which lost an engine […]

Wichita Elementary School on Lockdown During Police Manhunt

Wichita Elementary School on Lockdown During Police Manhunt

In southwest Wichita, Kansas, Stanley Elementary School has been placed on lockdown as police in the area undertake a manhunt for a shooting suspect who fled officers shortly after 2 pm local time. Police were pursuing a vehicle which had a suspect in it from an unspecified shooting when two people jumped out of the […]

Police in Wichita Involved in Fatal Shooting [Video]

Police in Wichita Involved in Fatal Shooting [Video]

Police in the city of Wichita, Kansas are reporting that a man was shot and fatally wounded this morning by local law enforcement officers after he was shooting randomly into the air and at an apartment building in a west Wichita subdivision. When confronted, the man began to fire on the officers. As back-up arrived, Wichita police officers […]

Kansas Foster Father Was Smoking Pot While Baby Died in Hot Car

Kansas Foster Father Was Smoking Pot While Baby Died in Hot Car

Prosecutors announced on Friday that while a baby girl succumbed to the heat of an enclosed car on July 24, her foster father was inside smoking marijuana. The 10-month-old, of Wichita, Kansas, died. The new details came to light during a bond hearing for the accused, Seth M. Jackson. The 29-year-old faces charges of first-degree murder […]

Kansas Man Accused of Leaving Foster Child in Hot Car Charged With Her Murder

Kansas Man Accused of Leaving Foster Child in Hot Car Charged With Her Murder

A Kansas man who has been accused of leaving his foster child, age 10 months inside a steaming hot car where she died was charged on Wednesday with her alleged murder. Seth Jackson, age 29, of Wichita, appeared in court for the first time on a charge of first-degree murder. There was also an alternate […]

Blooming of Rare Corpse Flower Just a Few Days Away [Webcam Link]

Blooming of Rare Corpse Flower Just a Few Days Away [Webcam Link]

There are just a couple days left until Kansas’ very first blooming of the rare, foul-smelling corpse flower. It is so unique that one college in the state has set up a 24 hour webcam for anyone who wants to view the big event. Max Thompson, who works as a biology professor at Southwestern College […]

Brown Versus Board of Education: 60 Years Later

Brown Versus Board of Education: 60 Years Later

Brown v.  Board of Education has reached an important milestone as it marks the 6oth Anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision that ended the ‘separate but equal’ doctrine and desegregated public education in America. On May 17, 1954, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the ‘separate but equal’ doctrine should be removed from public education. […]

Accused Kansas Shooter Was Protected Federal Witness

Accused Kansas Shooter Was Protected Federal Witness

The accused Kansas shooter who has been arrested in the shootings of three individuals outside two Jewish facilities in Kansas last week basically came into existence at the age of 49 when he became a protected federal witness. Frazier Glenn Cross was given that name by the federal government when he got out of prison […]

Kansas Shooting Suspect a White Supremacist

Kansas Shooting Suspect a White Supremacist

Three people were  killed during a shooting in Kansas on Sunday at two different Jewish community centers after a white supremacist opened fire. The gunman was over 70 years old and was believed to have been a white supremacist for a long time. The suspect appeared to shout “Heil Hitler” as local TV crews filmed […]

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