Since leaving The White House, former President George W. Bush has become an avid painter. He's also made it his own mission to get to know the armed service members who served him. And through a series of paintings called "Portraits of Courage," he is raising money for The Military Service Initiative, helping vets transition to civilian life.
Liz Koch oversaw the placing of a "topper" beam at the new Mark Arts facility that's under construction on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016. The beam was placed at the highest point in the building. Koch also announced that the arts center would open on Dec. 31, 2017. (Video by Travis Heying / The Wichita Eagle)
The Laughing Feet Performers, the only special-needs theater group in the Midwest will be performing this Saturday and Sunday at the Mary Jane Teall Theatre at Century II. Their executive producer Jenny Mitchell talks about the program. (Video by Fernando Salazar/The Wichita Eagle)
Lisa Hittle is leading members of the Friends University big band and jazz band classes through a show of jazzy arrangements of some classic songs from the Beatles. (Oct. 20, 2016/Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)