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‘Please don’t quit’: Kansas governor tells prison workers
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly has three words for workers at the state’s most crowded maximum-security prison: “Please don’t quit.”
The Wichita Eagle reports that Kelly spoke to more than 100 ...
Woman pleads guilty to mailing meth-laced postcards to jail
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas woman has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison after she admitted mailing methamphetamine-laced postcards to two inmates at the Union County jail.
Prosecutors say that in September 2017, Carla Dawn Smith mailed two postcards with methamphetamine ...
Kansas declares staffing emergency at most crowded prison
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas declared an emergency Tuesday at its most crowded maximum-security state prison over what Gov. Laura Kelly called “serious staffing shortages” inside a lockup that’s had multiple inmate disturbances over the past two years.
But Kelly acknowledged that the most ...
Grocery ad sent to Arkansas stores says ‘Heaven has a wall’
CAMDEN, Ark. (AP) — A grocery store chain is facing criticism after it sent out a weekly ad to stores in Arkansas and Louisiana that included the message: “Heaven has a wall.”
The Mac’s Cashsaver ad was distributed in the Arkansas cities of Camden, Magnolia and El Dorado, and in northern ...
No one hurt after fire breaks out at El Dorado refinery
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Officials say no one was hurt after a fire broke out at an oil refinery in southern Arkansas.
According to the El Dorado News-Times , the fire was reported at about ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy Oil Corp. (MUR) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $103.4 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had net income of 59 cents. Earnings, adjusted for ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $77.5 million.
On a per-share basis, the El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had net income of $2.38.
The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts ...
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EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge says four school districts in southern Arkansas can be exempt from a state law that allows students to transfer into different districts.
The Hope, Junction City, Lafayette County and Camden Fairview districts had requested waivers from the School ...
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EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Local resident Kathleen Smith recently received a signed photograph and personal letter from Arkansas Razorback’s head football coach, Chad Morris.
Smith, who is almost 85 years old and resides at Hudson Senior Center, said while watching the Razorbacks play against ...
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Arkansas school district to begin producing podcast
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Starting in January, the El Dorado School district will have a new communication method.
Chelsey Turner, librarian and parent involvement coordinator at Washington Middle School, has taken charge of a new project that will release podcasts.
“Mr. (Jim) Tucker ...
Kansas to pay $75,000 over death of 18-month-old girl
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The state of Kansas will pay $75,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that the Department of Children and Families failed to intervene to protect an 18-month-old girl who eventually died.
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — El Dorado’s downtown will see a new addition to the Murphy Arts District by mid-2020 with the announcement of a new boutique hotel.
In a news release, officials with the locally-based ownership group announced that the new hotel, called The Haywood, is scheduled to ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Standard Lithium Ltd., the Canadian company with big plans to tap south Arkansas’ underground brine stream to extract battery-grade lithium, is ramping up testing at a pilot crystallization plant in British Columbia and gaining provisional approval for a pilot extraction ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy Oil Corp. (MUR) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $93.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of 54 cents. Earnings, adjusted for ...
EL DORADO, Kan. (AP) — Kansas prison officials say two correctional officers were injured while responding to a fight between inmates at El Dorado Correctional Facility.
Corrections department spokesman Samir Arif says the fight occurred Friday. He said the officers were treated on-site ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) on Wednesday reported third-quarter net income of $45 million.
The El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of $1.38 per share.
The results did not meet Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Police in south Arkansas say two people were killed and two others were injured in an early morning shooting Sunday.
The shooting was reported at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday at a home in El Dorado, about 110 miles (175 kilometers) south of Little Rock. Police Capt. Kevin ...
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Southern Bancorp Inc., the Ross Foundation and Murphy Oil Corp. are spending millions on Promise scholarships that sponsors and an administrator say have increased the college-going rate of high school graduates in Arkadelphia and El Dorado.
The scholarships offer ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy Oil Corp. (MUR) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $45.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
The El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of 26 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) _ Murphy USA Inc. (MUSA) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $51.8 million.
The El Dorado, Arkansas-based company said it had profit of $1.58 per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Two companies could be liable for fines related to a 2013 oil spill that dumped nearly 6,000 barrels of crude oil in southwestern Arkansas.
The Arkansas ...
EL DORADO, Kan. (AP) — Inmates broke dozens of windows and set fires during a weekend disturbance at a maximum-security prison in south-central Kansas that has been the scene of other incidents, officials said Monday.
Nobody was hurt in the fracas that started around noon Sunday in the ...
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EL DORADO, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on disturbance at Kansas prison (all times local):
Officials say inmates broke dozens of windows and set fires during a weekend disturbance at a maximum-security prison in south-central Kansas.
Kansas Department of Corrections ...
ANDOVER, Kan. (AP) — Andover police say the boyfriend of a woman who died nearly two years ago is now charged in her killing.
Police announced Friday in a news release that 52-year-old Roger Smith is charged with second-degree murder in the August 2016 death of 40-year-old Sandra ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Quilts were recently presented by the Valor Group of Freedom Quilters of El Dorado, to show appreciation to veterans who have served in the military.
The ceremony took place at the El Dorado Conference Center, where quilts made by the Freedom Quilters were passed out ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas couple has pleaded guilty to helping forge the will of a survivor of an oil rig explosion who later died in a car crash, sending most of his $1.7 million estate to an ex-girlfriend.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Survey teams with the National Weather Service have confirmed 11 tornadoes so far from the severe storms that hit Arkansas on Friday and Saturday.
The two strongest tornadoes were both rated EF2. One hit Mountainburg in northwest Arkansas while the other struck ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Police in El Dorado say officers investigating reports of a shooting found a woman dead inside a home.
Police Capt. Kevin Hold the El Dorado News-Times the woman was found ...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A 25-year veteran of the Kansas prison system will take over as the warden of a maximum-security prison that had multiple inmate disturbances last summer.
Corrections Secretary Joe Norwood announced Monday that Paul Snyder will become warden at El Dorado Correctional ...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Members of the Arkansas House have elected a Republican representative from El Dorado to lead the chamber in 2019.
Rep. Matthew Shepherd picked up 57 votes in Monday balloting by House members. A vote total wasn’t released for Republican Rep. Andy Davis of Little ...
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Andover 71, Goddard 60
Andover Central 70, Derby 61
Arkansas City 71, Goddard-Eisenhower 64
Berean Academy 53, Marion 38
Bishop Miege 65, BV West 36
Blue Valley 61, Mill Valley 47
Bonner Springs 75, Lansing 57
Buhler 51, El ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Roughly 50 years after a battle in Vietnam, an El Dorado native is one step closer to receiving a Medal of Honor.
Marine veteran John Canley led Marines through the streets fighting in Hue over 50 years ago. The Battle of Hue took place during the North Vietnamese ...
Former Arkansas deputy sentenced in child porn case
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — A former sheriff’s deputy in southern Arkansas has been sentenced to more than a dozen years in federal prison after pleading guilty to knowingly receiving child pornography.
Andover 77, Salina South 47
Andover Central 64, Goddard 48
Arkansas City 68, Maize South 54
Augusta 53, Wichita Collegiate 41
Barstow, Mo. 86, Heritage Christian 40
Blue Valley 59, St. Thomas Aquinas 50
Burrton 51, Pratt Skyline 45
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CAMDEN, Ark. (AP) — A south Arkansas woman and her daughter have pleaded guilty to federal crimes involving a fake will for a survivor of an oil rig explosion who later died in a car crash.
Donna Herring pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in El Dorado to one count of conspiracy ...
School systems, colleges cancel classes because of cold
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Low temperatures and dangerous wind chills are closing schools across Kansas.
The school systems canceling classes Tuesday include Wichita, Lawrence, El Dorado, Salina, Wamego and McPherson. Several Johnson County schools, including Shawnee Mission, Olathe and Blue ...
Tax administrator quits after background check dispute
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — The executive administrator of Union County’s tax collector’s office has resigned after a months-long dispute over background checks.
Conor Gleason quit Monday, and the county’s Quorum Court said it would pay him the salary it withheld during the ...
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — The Junction City School District’s old gym hosted its first game in 1954, and after a 62-year run, the Grand Old Lady has been demolished to make room for a new facility.
Wayne Pumphrey is the go-to guy for all things Junction City athletic history. He’s part of the ...
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Ashland 64, Pawnee Heights 47
Augusta 63, El Dorado 35
Basehor-Linwood 36, Tonganoxie 24
Baxter Springs 59, Riverton 33
Belle Plaine 68, Wichita Independent 35
Beloit 68, Russell 47
Bennington 72, ...
Community college in Kansas to offer drone degree program
EL DORADO, Kan. (AP) — Two higher education institutions in Kansas are partnering allow students to get a degree in drone-flying.
Butler Community College announced on Tuesday its partnership with Kansas State University to offer an associate’s degree in unmanned aircraft systems,
Arkansas electrical engineer lights up everyday items
EL DORADO, Ark. (AP) — Merari Davis works for a local Arkansas company as an electrical engineer, but in his spare time he tinkers with lights and transforms rundown vehicles.
His workspace he affectionately calls “the shop” is where he gets his hands dirty to the beat of blaring hip-hop ...
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Andale 56, Clearwater 40
Andover 56, Valley Center 44
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Attica 50, Oxford 33
Augusta 45, Buhler 44, OT
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