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Arkansas inmate dead after discovered unconscious in cell

BRICKEYS, Ark. (AP) - The Arkansas State Police will investigate the death of an inmate who was discovered unconscious in his cell last week. The state Department of Correction says 50-year-old inmate Anthony Howard died late Friday at the East Arkansas Regional Unit in Brickeys when he didn't regai

KAIT 8 - 2017-09-18 20:47:52

Suspected gambling house busted, 8 arrested

Police investigating complaints of a suspected gambling house made eight arrests, along with seizing drugs and cash. Complaints to the Forrest City Police Department started on Saturday. A patrol lieutenant was notified about a suspected gambling house on West Davis St., run by 64-year-old Kenneth A

KAIT 8 - 2017-09-18 17:55:35

Tuesday's DeSoto County scores

DeSoto Central 3, Hernando 0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-15) Northpoint Christian 3, Lausanne Collegiate, Tenn. 1 (25-16, 22-25, 25-16, 27-25) Lewisburg 3, Lake Cormorant 1 (25-15, 23-25, 25-15, 25-21) Southaven 2, Olive Branch 0 (25-14, 25-19, afternoon school-day match at Southaven Middle School) Girls soft

DESOTO TIMES TODAY - 2017-09-20 03:49:00

5 arrested after drive-by shooting in Newton, police say

The Newton Police Department arrested five people after a drive-by shooting Sunday evening, according to the department's Facebook page. Officers were called about the shooting just before 5 p.m. near Northwest 24th and Hoover. Officers found the suspected vehicle and tried to pull it over, but the

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-18 11:02:00

Kansas high school volleyball rankings

6. Blue Valley 7-4 (4) 7. Manhattan 8-6 (6) 8. Washburn Rural 8-2 (7) 9. Gardner-Edgerton 7-4 (8) 10. Lawrence 9-4 (5) Class 5A 1. St. James Academy 14-3 (1) 2. Lansing 11-1 (2) 3. Goddard 15-1 (5) 4. De Soto 14-2 (3) 5. Maize 16-4 (6) 6. St. Thomas Aquinas 10-5 (4) 7. Newton 14-4 (10) 8. Andover 1

KAKE TV - 2017-09-20 23:31:00

Cowboys, cattle and horses on the Chisholm Trail, again

It's not like in the old days when saddle-worn cowboys, bone-weary horses and dirt-tired cattle walked endlessly along the Chisholm Trail. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail - celebrating those legendary cattle drives from Texas to the rail heads in Kansas. And, it seems, th

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-20 21:21:00

Tax agent shot Tuesday remains in serious condition

Kansas Department of Revenue tax agent Cortney Holloway, who was shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon, remains in serious condition Wednesday morning. Holloway was taken to the hospital just before 3 p.m. after being shot multiple times while working. The shooting took place at around 2:40 p.m. o

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-20 11:48:00

Suspect in shooting of Kansas tax agent was focus of investigation

A state Department of Revenue employee was shot several times and critically wounded Tuesday afternoon allegedly by a man who "was losing everything" due to unpaid taxes. The shooting took place at around 2:40 p.m. on Tuesday inside the taxation side of the state office building at 21st and Amidon,

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-20 00:39:00

CHS places sixth in Buhler Invitational

HESSTON - The Concordia High School girls' golf team, with freshman Abby Donovan recording a top 10 finish, placed sixth in the Buhler Invitational Friday at Hesston Golf Club. Donovan turned in rounds of 47-48 to post a 95 and placed eighth individually. It was her third top 10 finish in four event

CONCORDIA BLADE-EMPIRE - 2017-09-18 18:16:00

5 in custody, no one hurt after Harvey County drive-by shooting

NEWTON, Kan. Five people, including four juveniles and one adult, are taken into custody after a Sunday afternoon drive-by shooting near Newton. No one was hurt, police say. The Newton Police Department says at 4:43 p.m., officers were made aware of a drive-by shooting near Northwest 24th and Hoover

KWCH.COM - 2017-09-18 03:55:00

Teens arrested for drive-by in Harvey County

Harvey County Sheriff's deputies have arrested four juveniles and teenager in connection to a drive-by shooting just outside of Newton. Harvey County deputies told KAKE News the shooting happened just before 5 p.m. at a home 4000 W. 24th Street. Several people were in front of the home attending a

KAKE TV - 2017-09-18 03:11:00

Victim in Department of Revenue building shooting is employee, police say

Updated: 3:50 p.m.: The man shot at the Department of Revenue building at 21st and Amidon on Tuesday afternoon is an employee who may have been involved in an investigation of the suspected gunman earlier in the day, Wichita police said. The shooting took place around 2:40 p.m. inside of the taxatio

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-19 21:12:00

Halstead Middle School gathers donations for students

HALSTEAD, Kan. (KWCH) Middle school students in Halstead are making us Kansas Proud. Students from Halstead Middle School loaded a trailer full of supplies and clothing for V.W. Miller Intermediate School students affected by Hurricane Harvey. Last week, V.W Miller kids went back to school. On thei

KWCH.COM - 2017-09-19 20:39:00

Monday's high school sports scoreboard (Sept. 18)

First half: 1. Hutchinson, Westfall (Garcia); 2. Hutchinson, Westfall; 3. South, E. Macias. Second half: 4. South, Umana (E. Macias); 5. South, Alferez. Shots: South 14, Hutchinson 9. Saves: South, I. Macias 7; Hutchinson, Villenueva 11. Records: South 4-3, Hutchinson 2-5-1. at Crestview South CC (P

WICHITA EAGLE - 2017-09-19 03:23:00

Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for it. The Blast reports from court documents that the families of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl believe the famous actor and director Doug Liman "contributed to the cir

MYTVWICHITA.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

21 kids among dead found in school after Mexico earthquake

Rescuers work in the rubble after a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck on September 19, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico. The earthquake caused multiple fatalities, destroyed buildings and knocked out power throughout the capital. (Photo by Rafael S. Fabres/Getty Images) Rafael S. Fabres When the Enrique

KFDI.COM - 2017-09-20 15:43:44

Shots fired at Wichita drivers license facility

Wichita police are looking for a suspect after a shooting was reported inside a drivers license facility on the city's north side. The shooting was reported around 2:45 p.m. at the drivers license office at 21st and Amidon. Officers are looking for a suspect, described as a white male in his 40s or

KFDI.COM - 2017-09-19 19:59:39

Suspect's family releases statement in Wichita doctor's death

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) The parents of the man accused of killing a Wichita psychiatrist has released a statement regarding the doctor's death. Umar Dutt is accused of stabbing Dr. Achutha Reddy on Sept. 13. The doctor was found behind his office, Holistic Psychiatric Servies, in Carriage Parkway, on C

KWCH.COM - 2017-09-18 18:22:00

Two men try to rob west Wichita Burger King

WICHITA, Kan. - Wichita Police say two men were tried unsuccessfully to rob a Burger King in west Wichita late Monday night. It happened around 11:45 p.m. near Central and Tyler. An employee told police that a teenage boy had approached the drive thru window and asked for a drink. When the employee

KFDI.COM - 2017-09-19 16:50:44

Florida hospital employees took disturbing photos of newborns, called them 'mini Satans'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (WFTS) - Hospital employees from the Naval Hospital Jacksonville have been removed from patient care after disturbing photos involving newborns went viral on Monday. The viral post, that has been shared more than 185,000 times, shows screenshots taken from the employees' Snapchat

KFDI.COM - 2017-09-19 12:25:52