Liberty, KS

Sheriff: Kan. woman found with stolen checks, drugs

MONTGOMERY COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating a Kansas woman on multiple charges after a traffic stop. Just after 8:30a.m. Friday Sheriff's Detectives conducted a traffic stop on a Chrysler Minivan at 4th and Maple Street in Independence, Kansas for a traffic infraction, according to Montgomery County Sheriff Ron Wade.
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Man Arrested For Outstanding Warrants By CPD Receives More Charges

A Coffeyville man was taken into custody by Coffeyville Police Department due to 4 outside warrants. 60-year-old Edward Adame was also charged with alleged aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, felony interference with a Law Enforcement Officer, possession of opiate, possession of paraphernalia, and traffic in contraband in a correctional facility.

Interstate Fair & Rodeo Going On This Week

The Interstate Fair & Rodeo in Coffeyville kicked off this week with featured events including the Grandstand Event tonight (Tuesday, August 9) at 7:30 pm with the LJ Jenkins Bull Riding. Main events later this week will include two demolition derbys before the nightly rodeo competitions on August 12 and...

KC-area man's mother reported he killed girlfriend

KANSAS CITY — A jury convicted a man on charges related to the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, according to Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker. On August 5, the jury convicted Brandon A. McDaniel, 27, Independence, of Murder 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges. According to court...

Sales Tax Collections Continue Upward Climb in Coffeyville

Even though by some measures the nation is in a recession, Coffeyville is seeing an increase in retail spending. When Coffeyville City Commissioners meet tomorrow night they will receive a report on the 1% sales tax collections for the city, and it’s good news. The city has seen an increase in collections for the third month in a row. For the three month period ending in July the city’s sales tax collections are up 18.65% and 11.32% for the year.

Johnnie Lee Graybill

On August 6, 2022, Johnnie Lee Graybill (83) of Coffeyville, Kansas was called home to be with his Lord and Savior. He was met a Heaven’s Gate by his loving wife Linda, of 64 years, who had been waiting for him for 52 days. Johnnie was born September 10,...

Labette County Commissioners To Meet In Special Session

Labette County Commission Chair Lonie Addis has called a special session for this Friday, August 12th at 9 am. The Board will meet in the commission room at the Courthouse in Oswego. Addis expects most of the meeting to be in closed session, but there is the possibility of decisions...

Interstate Fair and Rodeo Kicks Off

4-H activities are took center stage Monday at the Interstate Fair and Rodeo in Coffeyville as well as livestock check in. Feature events in the grandstand begin tonight with the LJ Jenkins Bull Riding as well as the carnival midway opening.

Bull Riding Tonight at Interstate Fair and Rodeo

Main grandstand events kick off tonight at Coffeyville’s Interstate Fair and Rodeo. Gates will open at 6:00 this evening for the LJ Jenkins Bull Riding event which gets underway at 7:30. In addition to Bull Riding this evening the carnival midway will be open from 6 until 11 tonight.

This Abandoned Mansion Could be the Most Haunted Place in Oklahoma

This 19th-century Oklahoma mansion could very well be one of the most haunted places in the Sooner State. The horrific history of this property along with the tragedies and misfortune that cursed the family who lived there is beyond haunting. The ghost stories and urban legends that surround this place are truly terrifying.

Caney PD Drug Arrest for Possession and Distribution

Caney Police Officers arrest a Caney man on drug charges after a lengthy investigation. Earlier today, Caney PD Officers arrested 30-year-old Spencer Houston Fahler on charges of possession of methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia and the distribution of methamphetamine. Caney PD says this was a culmination of a lot of...