It has been more than a year and a half since a group of Maize parents, unhappy that their children weren’t initially assigned to their preferred schools, launched an effort to change the district’s placement process.
Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper David Monckton talks about the two-car accident on K-254 that killed three people Sunday morning. (Video by Beccy Tanner, July 13, 2014)
Wichita natives and NFL stars Arthur and Bryce Brown hosted a free football camp for area youths for the second straight year on Saturday.
Check variety for harvest size. (video by Annie Calovich, Wichita Eagle)
A look from the top of Verruckt at Schlitterbahn Kansas City on Wednesday July 9, 2014 in Kansas City, Kansas. Video by John Sleezer/The Kansas City Star
Rabbits, chickens, goats and other animals were judged in 4-H competitions at the Sedgwick County Fair on July 10, 2014. (Video by Jaime Green)
The first riders went down Verruckt on Wednesday July 9, 2014 at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kansas. Video by John Sleezer.
The owner of the former Halstead Hospital said he continues to push to reopen the building, while locals remain skeptical. (Video by Dan Voorhis) July 9, 2014
Please note even though it looks like a GoPro, this was filmed with the Garmin VIRB action camera. Get a look at the first ride down the Verrückt, the world's tallest and scariest water slide located in Kansas City. Featuring waterpark designer Jeff Henry and ride engineer John Schooley. All rights reserved to Schlitterbahn Development Group and Garmin. Music by: Feed Me - Grand Theft Ecstasy
Fourth District GOP candidate Mike Pompeo's closing statement during a debate with Todd Tiahrt at a Wichita Crime Commission luncheon. (Mike Hutmacher, The Wichita Eagle)
Fourth District GOP candidate Todd Tiahrt's closing statement during a debate with Mike Pompeo at a Wichita Crime Commission luncheon. (Mike Hutmacher, The Wichita Eagle)
Cassious and Kyre Randolf talk about their cousin who was shot by a WPD officer after a suicide call near Rock and Lincoln Friday. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital (Video by Fernando Salazar)
Riverside Citizens Association's Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast and Children's Parade.
Pages, a tuxedo cat who lives at the Valley Center Public Library, is now a big fan of social media. She's on Twitter, Instagram and is blogging about her adventures. (video by Jaime Green) July 1, 2014
In coordination with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Kansas Biological Survey, the Sedgwick County Health Department kicks off their "Fight the Bite" campaign. About 200 mosquitos were trapped and in a demonstration for media Wednesday. Video by Shelby Reynolds
Local soccer fans came to The Monarch to support the U.S. In their quest to advance at the World Cup against Belgium Tuesday. (Video by Fernando Salazar)
Wichita's largest local natural market has been named the 2014 Retailer of the Year by Whole Foods Magazine, which GreenAcres owner Barb Hoffmann calls the bible of her industry.
Law enforcement officers stopped a car at 21st and Hillside in Wichita, Kan. on Monday, June 30, 2014, and took into custody three people as part of an investigation into a homicide in California. (Video by Nikki Hernandez)
Supreme Court says employers with religious objections can refuse to pay for contraception. (June 30)
Passengers on-board a United flight made an unexpected stop in Wichita on Sunday night. (June 29, 2014)
The Wichita Caledonian Pipes and Drummers rehearse for their upcoming Fourth of July event in Philadelphia. (Video by Fernando Salazar)
Find your child's photo from The Eagle's Kids Fishing Clinic at the Great Plains Nature Center June 14.
Search our database of the daily booking report from the Sedgwick County Jail. The database will be updated each weekday.
Check out photo galleries from our third VarsityKansas Skills Day.
View hundreds of photos of tornado devastation in Kansas and the Midwest through the years, dating back to 1935.
Looking for ideas for when the kids are out of school? Check out our comprehensive guide to camps, classes and other activities.
The Eagle honors the top high school juniors from Sedgwick, Butler, Harvey and Sumner counties.
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Our stories about Wichita progress in four major subject areas: where we live, education, health and business.
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Three people from Butler County were killed early Sunday morning in an accident near the Sedgwick-Butler county line.
Wichita will be on display to Europe and the world this week when the Farnborough International Airshow opens outside London on Monday.
With two quick and sublimely deft touches, Mario Goetze ended Germany’s 24-year wait for another World Cup title.
Getting – and staying – motivated to lose weight can come from a variety of sources. For one woman, it was the desire to be a role model to her daughters. For another, the support of her friends and family helped keep her on track.
Though it’s only a discussion draft and doesn’t include cost estimates, a Kansas “water vision” plan unveiled earlier this month is a valuable step toward preserving our state’s water supply.