The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Pomona news source? Let us know!

Pomona Newswire

Pomona Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pomona, KS.

Results 1 - 20 of 26 in Pomona, KS

  1. West Franklin's Pomona campus put on lockdown TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | OttawaHerald.com

    The West Franklin School district put the Pomona campus on lockdown Tuesday until receiving an all clear sign from the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

    Comment?

  2. Andy Ostmeyer: Kansas town affords glimpse of Midwest's cycling futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... along the former Missouri Pacific route, which will run out of Topeka and connect to Flint Hills State Park near Pomona, which is about 10 miles west of Ottawa. And now officials in Baldwin City are planning a 14-mile rail-with-trail project to ...

    Comment?

  3. Outdoor calendar: Kansas Crappie Club tournament ahead at Pomona next weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    ... in Lecompton at 7:30 a.m. More info at https://tinyurl.com/y8bmbbso/. 7 - Kansas Crappie Club fishing tournament, Pomona Lake. Morning registration, 2:30 p.m. weigh-in at Ramp No. 2. Team entry fees are $100, plus $25 for optional big fish award. ...

    Comment?

  4. Pomona man arrested in connection with stolen truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    A Pomona man was arrested Tuesday afternoon pending formal charges of stealing a truck from the Casey's General Store, K-68 and Main Street, after 11 p.m. Monday, law enforcement officials said.

    Comment?

  5. WF to put upgrades in motionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... 53 percent of voters were in favor of the proposal, which will include upgrades to the middle school/high school in Pomona, Williamsburg Elementary and Appanoose Elementary to provide more usable space and make the learning environment safer. The ...

    Comment?

  6. Brothers fix up 'Whippoorwill' paddleboat involved in 1978 disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    ... of Kansas history just before 7 p.m. on June 17, 1978, when 16 people drowned after a small tornado struck it at Lake Pomona, about 35 miles south of Topeka. About 60 passengers and crew members had boarded the steel-hulled showboat, where guests ...

    Comment?

  7. Fate of WF bond unveiled TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    West Franklin voters will decide Tuesday on a $13 million bond issue to make upgrades to the middle school/high school in Pomona, Williamsburg Elementary and Appanoose Elementary to provide more usable space and make the learning environment safer.

    Comment?

  8. History Guy recalls 1978 Whippoorwill tragedy on Lake Pomona that killed 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    The deadliest water disaster in Kansas history occurred 40 years ago this month on Lake Pomona, about 35 miles south of Topeka. Tim Hrenchir, the "History Guy" for CJOnline, returns Thursday with a short video here about how 16 people died June 17, 1978, when a small tornado struck a paddle-wheel replica of an old-fashioned riverboat called the Whippoorwill.

    Comment?

  9. Ugly truck show revs up SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    Ugly, old, farm, work, dirty, or unfinished trucks of any kind are welcomed at the Ugly Truck Show 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Appanoose Museum, 600 Shawnee Road, Pomona.

    Comment?

  10. Tractor Tales: International Hydro 966Read the original story

    May 14, 2018 | Ag Professional

    Lloyd "Bub" Robbins has a collection of tractors, and enjoys showing them off in his retirement. This week on Tractor Tales, Machinery Pete heads to Pomona, Kansas to check out one in his collection, an International Hydro 966.

    Comment?

  11. West Franklin voters have opportunity to ask questions about school bond issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... Library. The May 17 meeting will take place at Michigan Valley Fellowship Hall, and the May 18 meeting will be at the Pomona Community Center. The goal of the KIDS committee and the meetings are to give every USD 287 voter enough information to make ...

    Comment?

  12. Sheriff's office looking for possible infant kidnapping suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    A 40-year-old Ottawa man is wanted in connection with an infant kidnapping early Sunday morning in Pomona, according to a Franklin County Sheriff's report.

    Comment?

  13. Authorities seek suspect after infant taken from mother at knife-pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | KCTV5

    A Pomona, KS, mother has her four-month-old girl back after the infant was taken at knife-point by her boyfriend. Police say Dustin Markus, 40, of Ottowa, KS, threatened the woman with a knife before taking the baby from a home in the 400 block of Monroe Street.

    Comment?

  14. Kansas legal battle: Is it OK to call school superintendent a nincompoop, but not a dork?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... that was settled Friday in the Kansas Court of Appeals. The court ruled that West Franklin School District in Pomona has to turn over documents to Eric Clark, including a letter the district sent to Gene Hirt informing him he was banned from school ...

    Comment?

  15. Ice gives Franklin County area the slipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... "There was a mess by the Marais des Cygnes bridge on 1-35. There was three [slide-offs] on K-68 between [Ottawa] and Pomona. There has been enough rain that the streets are slushy now." Steve Norris, American Family Insurance agent, said on Tuesday ...

    Comment?

  16. Winter storm ices Franklin County areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... "There was a mess by the Marais des Cygnes bridge on 1-35. There was three [slide-offs] on K-68 between [Ottawa] and Pomona. There has been enough rain that the streets are slushy now." Steve Norris, American Family Insurance agent, said he received ...

    Comment?

  17. Railroad bridge project to close county roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    As a part of the BNSF Railway Company's bridge replacement project, Arkansas Terrace will be closed to through traffic just south of Pomona.

    Comment?

  18. Kansas Trail News: September 9, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Kansas Cyclist

    The Ottawa to Pomona segment of the Flint Hills Nature Trail is now open for trail users. The 10.8-mile section was built by contractors for Kansas Dept.

    Comment?

  19. Farmer's determination nets water quality awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... able to complete the project all at once and not spread it over a few years. Kyle Peine, Goppert State Service Bank, Pomona, introduced and presented the award to Silvius. He said the Silvius family became interested in working to improve the ...

    Comment?

  20. Embracing EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... The evening also featured an essay reading by Adelle Higbie, sixth grade student from West Franklin Middle School, Pomona. Higbie won the community's 2018 Martin Luther King Jr. essay contest last month. "While some people have legacies of royalty ...

    Comment?

Pomona Job Listings
View or post Pomona job listings on Topix.
Pomona Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Pomona from Topix.
Pomona Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Pomona on Topix.