Experience Freedom in Every Bite: Top 3 Pizzas to Try in Independence
This article presents three unique pizzas that originated independently. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
The total snowfall Labette County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Labette County, Kansas received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Parsons Man Arrested Over 20 Times Since 2020
A Parsons man is arrested for the 12th time in the last year. Late last week, a Parsons Police officer was on routine patrol when he noticed a car with blackout window tint. The officer made a traffic stop and identified the driver as William Tyrone Phillips, who had been flagged by the State of Kansas as a habitual violator for driving without a license. Phillips has an extensive history of driving infractions and has been arrested by PPD at least a dozen times in the past 12 months. His adult criminal arrests in Parsons began in 2020 and range from aggravated battery to his reoccurring violations for driving while suspended.
Savor the Flavor: Coffeyville's Trio of Must-Try Mexican Eateries
This article presents a guide to three notable Mexican restaurants in Coffeyville. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? We would love to hear your experiences and opinions, so please feel free to leave your comments below!
3 St. Louis men arrested in shooting death, robbery in small community in Kansas
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (First Alert 4) - Federal and local authorities on Thursday arrested three St. Louis men on warrants for murder related to a shooting death in October 2023 in Independence, Kansas. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation said in a news release Kevin A. Quinn, 37, Aquan A. Quinn,...
Eudora, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Parsons High School basketball team will have a game with Eudora High School on February 27, 2024, 00:01:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Parsons High School 20-year project donated to help local veteran's memorial
PARSONS, Kan. (KOAM) - A project that started back in 2004 at the Parsons High School Tech Center is now being used to raise funds for a new veteran's memorial.
Woman missing from Coffeyville
COFFEYVILLE, Kan. - Authorities release details on a woman reported missing from their city.
Lady Ravens Fall, Men Bounce Back vs Dodge
Mixed results for the Ravens at Nellis Hall, with the Lady Ravens falling and the men winning against Dodge City. In the opener, the Lady Ravens fall 70-57. Coffeyville fell behind by 10 points in the second quarter, and could never fully close the gap. Ivy Fox led the team...
Kansas Made Workshops for Youth
A series of workshops will be held for youth over the week of spring break by the Southwind Extension District at no-charge! These workshops will be for all youth who are 7-18 years of age. Families can expect youth to participate in hands-on learning about many products that come from...
Recent water advisory terminology explained
Recently several area water districts have issued advisories of water contamination. Though these advisories are reportedly issued by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) the water suppliers actually issue the advisories but the only the KDHE may lift the advisory once issued.Last week the City of Columbus issued a boil water advisory (BWA) to inform customers that something had…
NEO A&M defeats Neosho County 1-0 in a defensive battle
MIAMI, Ok. — College softball is back in action with teams playing in tournaments before diving into conference play. On Saturday, NEO A&M hosted a quad tournament that featured four teams. In the morning, the Lady Norse faced the Neosho County Lady Panthers. The Lady Norse won a tough one over Neosho County 1-0 as […]
Two men are charged with burglary in Chanute, KS
CHANUTE, Kan. (KOAM) - Two men are charged with two counts of burglary and one count of criminal damage to property at Hillside Towing in Neosho County, Kansas.
Parsons Rec Commission to Hold Spring Break Event
The Parsons Recreation Commission is hosting Spring Break Fun Days March 11-15. The event will keep kids engaged with a week of fun events. Each day will have its own theme to keep attendees active and enrich both mind and body. Spring Break Fun Days is open to kids ages 4 through 12. The pre-registration cost is $15 while the day-of cost is $20. Registrants must have at least 10 kids with a maximum of 30. Spring Break Fun Days runs from 9am to 3pm at the Arvon Phillips Community Center. The sign up deadline is March 6. For more information, call the Parsons Rec Commission at 620-421-7077.
Enhancing patient care: Mercy Hospital Columbus receives new infusion suite
COLUMBUS, Kan. — Mercy Hospital Columbus receives a new gift that will benefit its patients. Today the hospital recognized the donation of a brand new infusion suite. It gives Mercy Hospital Columbus the chance to offer multiple medical infusions and the ability to do more than just one at a time.
Cherokee County Inmate Roster
Arrest Date, Name, Age, Arresting Agency, Charges, Bond Amount, Release Date (if applicable). 2-13-2024 1:43 pm, William Cory Taffner, 33, Quapaw Marshals, Theft of property/services: misdemeanor, Theft by deception: misdemeanor, $1,500, 2-15-2024 1:43 pm. 2-14-2024 10:33 pm, James Lewis Tyler, 55, BSPD, Use/possess drug paraphernalia/human body, Possess opiates/opium/narcotic drug and...
Missing in Kansas: Shyan 'Shy' Hall
Weeks have passed since a teenager was reported missing from southeast Kansas. Shyan Hall, 16, was last seen on Dec. 31, 2023, in Independence. Missing from: Independence, Kan. Missing since: Dec. 31, 2023. Age then: 16. Height: 5’4’’. Weight: 135 pounds. Hair: Sandy-colored. Eyes: Blue. Distinguishing features: Nose...
Basketball Game Preview: Cherryvale Chargers vs. Girard Trojans
Cherryvale has enjoyed the comforts of home their last three games, but now they'll head out on the road. They will square off against the Girard Trojans at 7:00 p.m. on Monday. Hopefully Cherryvale focused on turnovers this week since the team gave up 17 on Monday. Last Monday, Cherryvale...
Oklahoma House Passes Bill Aimed At Keeping Convicted Murderers In Prison To Senate
The Oklahoma House of Representatives passed legislation Wednesday that if it becomes law would require people convicted of accessory to first or second-degree murder to serve at least 85 percent of their prison sentence. House Bill 2946 is named in honor of 16-year-olds Lauria Bible and Ashley Freeman. The pair...
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Cherryvale as of 2024-02-24. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.282 , according to AAA.