facebook

Breaking News from Pratt KS

Find the latest Pratt KS News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Gunman opens fire in Nashville church; 1 dead, 7 wounded

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - A masked gunman invaded a Tennessee church Sunday and opened fire, walking silently down the aisle as he shot unsuspecting congregants. At least one person was killed and seven others wounded, authorities said. An usher confronted the shooter, who apparently shot himself acci

NBC 2 - 2017-09-24 20:47:00

Local farm impacted by Hurricane Irma

FELDA, Fla. -- The Circle C Farm in Hendry County was severely impacted by Hurricane Irma, losing thousands of animals, even after securing their structures. Circle C owner Nicole Kozak tells Fox 4 they lost almost 5,000 chickens, ducks, and turkeys to the storm. More than 1,000 were brand new baby

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-24 18:37:44

Hurricanes Lee, Maria continue in Atlantic

FORT MYERS, Fla. Hurricanes Lee and Maria were present Monday morning in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center. Hurricane Maria has maximum sustained winds at 80 mph and is moving north at 7 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center. The system is about 350 miles south-southeast of

WINKNEWS.COM - 2017-09-25 06:11:28

APNewsBreak: Planes designed for Alaska to take final flight

(AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). In this photo taken Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, passengers board an Alaska Airlines jet from the rear using stairs at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska. The airline is retiring its combi planes, Boei... (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen). In this photo take

NBC 2 - 2017-09-25 11:47:00

Police looking for burglar who targeted same Fort Myers store twice in one month

A burglar hit the same Fort Myers business twice in the past three weeks, narrowly evading capture the second time, and local law enforcement is seeking information to put him behind bars. Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help identifying the burglar who broke into Creativ

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-09-24 22:26:23

Church stoked tithing with unemployment scam, ex-members say

(AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Former Word of Faith Fellowship church member Rachael Bryant poses for a photo with her tax records at her home in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017. She and 10 other members of the evangelical North Carolina-based churc... (AP Photo/Chuck Burton). Former Word of Fait

NBC 2 - 2017-09-25 07:17:00

California lawmakers look to free older and younger inmates

(California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation via AP). FILE - This Oct. 8, 2014, file photo, provided by the California Department of Corrections shows Charles Manson. The leader of the murderous Manson "family" is 82 and among the older pri... (California Department of Corrections and Re

NBC 2 - 2017-09-24 18:26:00

Ted Cruz says he's currently a 'no' on Obamacare replacement

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that he does not currently support the Senate GOP's latest bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, though he emphasized that he's working with the sponsors of the bill in order to get to a "yes." "Right now, they don't have my vote, and I don't think they hav

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-24 19:41:18

Detroit Lions anthem singer takes knee while singing

Dozens of NFL players took a knee Sunday in response to Donald Trump's criticisms. But the protests weren't limited to the players. Prior to Sundays game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Detroit Lions, Lions' anthem singer Rico LaVelle took a knee while singing the final line of the Star Spangled

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-24 19:09:13

Vendor banned for selling racist signs at Indiana car show

GAS CITY, Ind. -- Organizers for the Ducktail Run Rod & Classic Car Show in Gas City, Indiana booted out and permanently banned a vendor found selling racist signs and plaques this weekend. The car show brings in nearly 2,500 classic, pre-1972 automobiles and more than 50,000 people every year to Ga

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 12:28:12

Endless fallen oak, mahogany, ficus trees from Irma pretty much worthless

In just the first nine days operating after Irma swept through Southwest Florida, MW Horticulture Services Recycling had already taken in about two months worth of vegetation at its primary location in Fort Myers. Ricardo Rolon / news-press.com Sorry tree huggers, environmentalists, homeowners, oxy

NEWS-PRESS - 2017-09-25 10:36:30

Hurricane Maria causes Doppler radar to explode

The dome from the Doppler radar site in San Juan, Puerto Rico is gone following Hurricane Maria. Copyright 2017 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Hurricane Maria devastated many parts of Puerto Rico last week, and i

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 14:54:47

Watch: Everglades City students receive gifts upon returning to school

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla. -- Students in one community that was hit hard by Hurricane Irma were welcomed back to school with a teddy bear giveaway. Schools in Collier County have been closed the last two weeks while residents recover from the storm, which knocked out all power to the community of Evergl

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 14:45:19

Target boosts minimum wage to $11 an hour, $15 by 2020

Target is giving its workers a raise. The company announced Monday that it would increase the minimum hourly wage for all workers to $11 next month. Target also committed to a $15 minimum wage by the end of 2020. The company says the increase will also apply to the more than 100,000 hourly workers i

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 12:53:41

Police: Man arrested near White House had cache of weapons in car

A man who was arrested near the White House Sunday morning was found to have nine guns and three knives in his car, according to a police report. The man was initially stopped by law enforcement for allegedly urinating in public. Secret Service Uniform Division officers approached the man outside an

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 12:17:42

Marco Island company offering free food for Irma relief

A Marco Island company says they are helping people get back on their feet after Irma. MARCO ISLAND-- A Marco Island company says they are helping people get back on their feet after Irma. On Monday (9/25), the Truly Nolan pest control office on 931 North Collier Boulevard on Marco Island, will be g

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 11:34:08

Soul singer Charles Bradley dies at 68

Singer Charles Bradley, who was known as the "Screaming Eagle of Soul" because of his raspy voice and stirring performances, has died. He was 68. Bradley died in New York on Saturday surrounded by family, friends and some of his bandmembers, according to a statement on his website. "It is with a hea

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 11:10:06

NFL aired unity ad in prime time on Sunday

(CNN Money) -- With President Trump taking aim at the NFL and its players who protest during the national anthem, the league has broadcasted a message of unity. RELATED: Dozens of NFL players kneel for anthem The NFL dusted off a one-minute ad that it produced for the Super Bowl earlier this year. I

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 10:28:07

Attorney: Kushner used private email account to talk to WH officials

Jared Kushner, senior White House adviser and son-in-law of President Donald Trump, has occasionally used a private email account for correspondence with fellow administration officials, his lawyer, Abbe Lowell, confirmed to CNN on Sunday. "Mr. Kushner uses his White House email address to conduct W

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 10:09:13

Residents forced out at the Salamanca Pointe Apartments

FORT MYERS, Fla -- Residents living at the Salamanca Pointe Apartments in Fort Myers say they have been given a few days notice to move out because the complex claims the units may be contaminated from flooding by Hurricane Irma. Many say they have nowhere to go and they cannot afford to leave. Som

FOX4NOW.COM - 2017-09-25 14:21:23