A GoPro camera rode along with Nico Hernandez as he was honored with a parade through north Wichita on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016. See the whole parade route in 30 seconds. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)
A parade through north Wichita, along with a ceremony at North High, honored Wichita's Nico Hernandez on Saturday. Hernandez won a bronze medal in boxing at the Olympics in Rio. (Video by Travis Heying and Manny De Los Santos)
Wichita's Nico Hernandez arrived at Eisenhower National Airport to a cheering crowd on Tuesday after he won a bronze medal in boxing at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. (Video by Travis Heying and Jaime Green/The Wichita Eagle)
Several family members of Nico Hernandez gathered at Riverside Cafe in Derby to watch the 20-year-old Wichita North High graduate box in the Olympics. Hernandez lost the fight, but became the first Olympic medalist from Wichita since 2004. (Aug. 12, 2016)
20yearold Wichita native Nico Hernandez makes his Olympic debut in Rio as light flyweight boxer (108 lbs). “When I’m in the ring, I’m just thinking about my family and making a better life for them,” Hernandez said.
Dozens of investigators have been seen going into Chisholm Creek Park on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, as they continue to search for missing 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez. It’s day six of the search. (NICHOLE MANNA/The Wichita Eagle)
Meet Ruger, the newest member of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICAC). He is the first and only electronic-detection K9 in the state of Ohio and one of less than two dozen in the entire U.S. Ruger can detect the chemical smell of small electronics that humans cannot, which is a ‘game-changer’ in the fight to stop child exploitation and child pornography.