Friday Mar 14
Testimony links Harris to murder, beheading
A former girlfriend of murder defendant James Paul Harris testified that he told her he killed a 49-year-old Topeka man and used a guitar string to sever the victim's head, apparently as part of a voodoo ritual.
Man charged in 2011 slaying to make first appearance Thursday
James Paul Harris, 29, charged with a 2011 cold case murder near Carbondale, will make a first appearance hearing Thursday in Osage County District Court in Lyndon.
Carbondale man seriously hurt in US-75 rollover
Emergency personnel helped to assist a 26-year-old Carbondale man from this Ford Ranger on Saturday afternoon after the pickup truck rolled several times on US-75 highway south of Topeka.