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Texas Tech Player Perspective on Matchup with Kansas
The following is a transcript of Texas Tech senior punter Dominic Panazzolo and senior safety Jah'Shawn Johnson's answers to questions from the media Tuesday during the weekly luncheon press conference provided by the athletic department. Texas Tech (4-2, 2-1 in the Big 12) takes on Kansas (2-4, 0-3
Kansas House candidates on the issues: What's Kansas's competitive advantage over neighboring states?
What’s your view of the competitive advantage Kansas should be seeking to have over neighboring states: Should it be primarily known as a place with low taxes? As a place with great public schools? As an easy place to live? As a great place to run a business?
Kansas Republicans come out against Kris Kobach after he blames economy on poor people
Kobach, who has received national attention for his debunked effort to prove his allegations of voter fraud by Democrats, has been within a single point of his Democratic Party challenger in thelast four public polls.
Back2KC effort drives praise from former Kansas Citian now at Uber
Kansas City expatriate Jack Spangler was pleasantly surprised by his hometown’s increased level of innovation, investment and momentum, the Uber thought leader said, reflecting on a recent return trip with the inaugural Back2KC class.
Kansas’ Nusbaum Tabbed as Big 12 Swimmer of the Week
LAWRENCE, Kan.– After the first weekend of competition in 2018-19, Kansas swimmerJenny Nusbaumwas recognized by the Big 12 as the Swimmer of the Week as announced by the league on Wednesday afternoon.
Suspect in custody for southeast Kansas shooting
The Hill County, Texas, Sheriff's Department arrested 34-year-old Eric James Cravey, of Pittsburg, Kansas, around 3 a.m. Wednesday. He's being held on an attempted murder warrant for allegedly shooting Vanessa Rae McWhirt Martin after an argument. She was found Saturday lying in the driveway of a va
U.S. Ag secretary to speak at Kansas State
Perdue's appearance is part of the Landon Lecture series. The series is named for former Kansas Governor Alf Landon, who was the 1936 Republican nominee for president. The series was established in 1966 to bring in speakers to discuss issues facing business, politics and international relations.
Greg Orman says it's time for a change in Kansas government
Independent candidate for Kansas governor Greg Orman tells KNSS News his campaign will not hurt either the Republican or the Democrat in the race. He hopes it hurts both candidates. He says the state has had governors from both major parties in the past, and it's time for a new azpproach. Orman also
JayhawkSlant.com - Kansas trio earns preseason Big 12 honors
IRVING, Texas - Kansas' Dedric Lawson, Quentin Grimes and Udoka Azubuike each garnered recognition on the 2018-19 Preseason All-Big 12 Team as voted on by the league's men's basketball coaches, the conference office announced Wednesday.
Kansas to Expand Tour in Celebration of 40th Anniversary of Album 'Point of Know Return'
America's preeminent progressive rock band, KANSAS, will be touring select cities in the United States and Canada next spring, expanding the celebration of the 40thAnniversaryof their massive hit album Point of Know Return. For the first time in history, the band is performing the album Point of Kno
4 teens hurt after car crashes into Kansas City home
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Authorities say four teenage boys were hurt when their car slammed into a Kansas City home and caught fire.Tuesday crash scene -image courtesyPolice Sgt. Bill Mahoney says the car hit the house Tuesday after jumping a curb and slamming into a tree. Firefighters extinguished t
Here We Go: Kansas Faces Lawsuit for Refusing to Change Sex on Birth Certificates for Transgenders
The Kansas City Starreportedthat Lambda Legal, an LGBT advocacy group, along with another law firm filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court in Kansas City, Kansas, on behalf or four individuals who say they’re now the opposite sex and identify as transgender. Attorneys for the trans-identified per
Paint Scheme Preview: Kansas | Hendrick Motorsports
CONCORD, N.C. –The second round of the NASCAR Cup Series playoffs wraps up as the Cup Series heads back to Kansas Speedway this weekend.In the third and final Round of 12 playoff race, Chase Elliott will pilot the No. 9 Mountain Dew Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 and William Byron will be back behind the whee
See Why a Kansas City House is Called "The Boozy Bungalow"
Name:Emily Farrisand Kyle Hopkins and their son, TeddyLocation:Kansas City, MissouriSize:1,600 square feet (but they occupy only half)Years lived in:5 years, owned
Illegal dumping caught on camera in Kansas City Northland
Kansas City, MO - Another illegal dumper has been caught on camera, this time in Kansas City's Northland.
Dem state Kansas House candidate cited twice for drunken driving
LENEXA, KS (AP) — A Democrat running for the 30th District seat in the Kansas House has been cited twice for drunken driving.The Kansas City Star reports that 28-year-old Brandon Woodard, of Lenexa, previously acknowledged being arrested in 2012 when he was a 22-year-old senior at the University of
Kansas Legislators Push FCC to Fix Broadband Subsidy Shortfall
“Full funding of the program, as designed, helps ensure that rural Kansans have access to high-quality, affordable broadband and voice services comparable to those available in urban areas as mandated by the Telecommunications Act of 1996,” the members wrote, led by Sens. Jerry Moran and Pat Roberts
Kansas City seeing big hotel boom
"I think there is a demand not necessarily for an excessive amount, but for a few more to go up," said Lexi Naegele.
Red Raiders not looking past Kansas
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -The Red Raiders host Kansas Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Jones AT&T Stadium. The Jayhawks are winless in the Big 12 at 0-3 and Kansas is the last Big 12 team the Red Raiders beat at home back in 2016. However, Coach Kliff Kingsbury stresses, this is not your usual Kansas team.“I thin
Floodwaters receding in southern Kansas
Last week, Governor Jeff Colyer has issued a state of disaster declaration, Amtrak rerouted some passengers on buses and some farmland was inundated. The flooding also claimed the life of 78-year-old Hazel Phillips, who was found dead Friday inside her car near Osawatomie.