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. 1
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.
Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy thinks running back Kareem Hunt is playing better this year than last, even if the numbers don't show it. And he uses some strong language to defend Hunt.
Law enforcement personnel from across the state and much of the Wichita community turned out for the funeral and burial of fallen Sedgwick County Sheriff deputy Robert Kunze III. Kunze was killed in the line of duty last Sunday.