Former Emporia State softball play Jacie Stephens passed away after giving birth to her child. Nearly a year later, her husband still mourns the loss. The Hornets extended family stepped in to help out a grieving soul.
Kansas conservatives on Friday pushed a proposed ban on transgender athletes in girl’s and women’s school sports through the Republican-controlled Legislature but don’t have enough support yet to overcome a possible veto by the state’s Democratic governor.
Two female police officers allege in a lawsuit that the Overland Park, Kansas, police department discriminated against them when it repeatedly passed over them for promotions in favor of younger, less experienced men.
A split among Republicans on Friday blocked a proposal from conservative Kansas lawmakers to allow parents of academically struggling students to pay for private schooling with state dollars normally earmarked for public schools.
Warde-Meade Park kicked off their Tulips at Twilight Friday night, where the more than 25,000 tulips coming in at the park are accompanied by lighted displays and live music for a lively stroll through the park.