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Bodies found during flooding in Sycamore, Kansas: Updates

SYCAMORE, KS- Quick Facts:The Sycamore Fire Department said they found two bodies in a pickup truck after significant flooding near the Oklahoma-Kansas border.The Sycamore fire chief told FOX23 they believe the truck washed off County Road 2925 near 5400 Road and went into a ditch.Montgomery County

KOKI FOX 23 - 2018-08-15 13:19:54

Seniors greet final year with a smile

The last first day began bright and early for 78 IHS seniors, including a quartet — Katie Weide, Dalton Kerr, Hailei Gregg and Natalie DeGrado — who visited with a Register reporter shortly before classes began.

IOLA REGISTER - 2018-08-16 15:59:42

Family friends react after father and son drown when rain sweeps vehicle off road

"Both of them were hard workers and good people, they'd give you the shirt off their back, just good people," said Star.

KSN.COM - 2018-08-16 00:24:56

Kansas residents struggle with aftermath of widespread flooding

In one neighborhood in northwest Independence, south of Oak Street, the entire area was filled with water from a nearby creek.

KTUL - 2018-08-15 19:11:34

257 lowers tax rate, expects grants for programs

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Two people killed in Kansas flooding | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic

SYCAMORE, KS -Quick Facts:The Sycamore Fire Department said they found two bodies in a pickup truck after significant flooding near the Oklahoma-Kansas border.The Sycamore fire chief believes the truck washed off County Road 2925 near 5400 Road and went into a ditch.Montgomery County deputies identi

KRMG - 2018-08-15 10:31:00

Humboldt sets its sights on trapshooting club

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Kansas Woman's Home Floods After Heavy Rains

INDEPENDENCE, Kansas -An Independence, Kansas woman is salvaging what is left of her home after heavy rains brought more than a foot of water rushing inside Tuesday night.8/15/2018 Related Story: Father, Son Dead In Kansas FloodingKayli Blackburn woke up to a musty smell and heard running water. She

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Planned power outage to affect Southeast Kansas Empire customers

More than 1,000 residents in the areas of Scammon, Weir, West Mineral and Roseland, Kansas, will be impacted during a planned power outage planned from 3 a.m. to 5 a.m. Thursday.

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2018-08-15 19:36:12

Former El Paso teacher accused of improper relationship with student arrested in Kansas

EL PASO, Texas - Authorities arrested the former El Paso teacher accused of having an improper relationship with student near Independence, Kansas just days after he was featured in Crime Stoppers of El Paso's Most Wanted List.

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1905 Queen Anne – Independence, KS – $87,000 | Old House Dreams

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New FSHS Language Arts Teacher: Erica Clark

Education: Bachelor of Science in English Education, Pittsburg State University, May 2018

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Sheriff identifies father, son who died in Kansas flooding

The two Montgomery County Kansas men were killed when their vehicle was swept off on CR 2950 south of CR 5400 during heavy rainfall. The two identified 72-year-old Dennis Clark Catron Sr. and 39-year-old Dennis Clark Catron Jr., both of rural Elk City, according to Montgomery County Sheriff Roberts

STJOSEPHPOST.COM - 2018-08-15 15:24:48

New FSCC Biology Teacher: Heather Davis

Education: Fort Scott High School 2006, Associate of Science- Cowley College 2008, Bachelor of Science in Biology- Pittsburg State University 2010, Master of Science & Doctor of Chiropractic- Logan College 2014

FORTSCOTT.BIZ - 2018-08-15 16:45:06

Pittsburg pool to offer dog swim

PITTSBURG, Kan. — The Pittsburg Parks and Recreation Department will conduct its annual dog swim from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Pittsburg Aquatic Center. Dogs and their owners are invited to enjoy a dip in the pool. A photo booth will be set up.Underwater swimming for dog owners will not be permi

JOPLIN GLOBE - 2018-08-15 13:14:13

Kale Nelson Handing Out $1 For Each Random Driver Who Is Buckled Up

TOPEKA, Kan.– Thousands of vehicles will be traveling the Kansas roadways during the Labor Day weekend. Many families will head out on one last camping trip or getaway as the school year begins. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE)Safe Kids Kansas, State Farm and the Kansas Depart

FORTSCOTT.BIZ - 2018-08-15 16:20:36

Ramp construction to close highway south of 54 junction

Starting Monday, the Kansas Department of Transportation plans to close U.S. 169 from the junction of U.S. 169/U.S. 54 at Iola south to Minnesota Road. The closure is expected to remain in effect for more 30 days, and is part of the ongoing U.S. 169 reconstruction in Allen County. The contractor wil

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Of worms, crawdads and hellgrammites

At Week’s End At a convenience store on Ninth Street in Humboldt, a couple of blocks north of the only stoplight in town, cozy booths inside and out are where a gaggle of guys gather to grunt, groan and gab. The other day Charlie Tilman and I talked about fishing when we ...

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'90s band to reunite for one-time show at Colonial Fox Theatre

Brothers Todd and Tim McGeorge, along with Joe Robinson and lead singer Lemuel Sheppard, are familiar names to those who loved live musical acts during the early 1990s in Southeast Kansas.

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Pittsburg man arrested after pursuit, attempt to hit deputy

WEIR, Kan. — A Pittsburg man attempted to hit a Cherokee County sheriff’s deputy with his vehicle and fled from the scene during an outstanding warrant arrest Thursday in Weir, according to authorities.

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