| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Mark Andrews, the co-founder of the National Teachers Hall of Fame, flew to Baltimore from Emporia, Kan., to honor a teacher at Roland Park Country School. But first he asked an auditorium full of students to think for a minute about a teacher who has...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:25 AM
An Emporia man is flown to a Wichita hospital after he is shot early Saturday morning.
Wichita police say the 21 year old man was shot twice in the back while attending an party in Emporia.
The victim was flown to a Wesley Medical Center in critical...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Emporia State University is determined to set a new Zumba record.
In September, the school tried to have 1,500 people come out and break the record held by Brownsville, Texas and the University of Texas-Houston School of Public Health. However,...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 9:15 AM
Wichita will see its first downtown public electric vehicle (EV) charging station open Thursday at 100 N. Broadway. This Westar energy station powers electric vehicles like the Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, and Ford Transit.
“This is an exciting time...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:29 PM
Daytona 500 winner Matt Kenseth won Sunday at Talladega Superpeedway, where a last-lap crash turned defending NASCAR champion Tony Stewart upside down.
Stewart was leading the final lap but had no drafting partner as the field closed in on him. He...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:23 PM
The first thing you notice about the Kansas basketball team this year is that it's big.
Not in height, though 7-footer Jeff Withey stands out, but in numbers.
There are a lot of players on the roster this season, 17 to be exact, and for the most part...
| Oct 23, 2012
We all know about Clint Bowyer's involvement in NASCAR. If you didn't before you started reading this blog, you do now. But the Emporia native who is smack dab in the middle of the Chase for the Championship is not the only connection NASCAR has to the...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Jimmie Johnson's championship hopes got a boost Friday when he won the pole position for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway while points leader Brad Keselowski qualified 32nd.
Johnson, a five-time champion, gained not only the...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Dozens of Kansans are on the East Coast, prepared to help people affected by Hurricane Sandy. One group of Kansas Red Cross volunteers is currently stationed in Albany, New York.
They're giving food and shelter to anyone affected by the storm. But since...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 12:59 PM
Emilee Irsik is alive and well in Germany. Emilee's father Jay tells Eyewitness News that she is with authorities in Germany and they are working to get her back home.
No other information about the disappearance has been released.
Family and friends...
| May 4, 2012
| 5:14 PM
For the first in ten years, I am going to miss the spring race at Talladega. Since moving to Kansas, I have missed the last two fall races, but I did make it back for the Spring race last year.
Of course, as soon as I miss a race, the greatest paint...