Franklin County Newswire

Franklin County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Franklin County, KS.

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  1. Marathon program returns for third year at Wellsville ElementaryRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    ... program is set for 10 a.m. Monday at WES, 218 Ash St., Wellsville, and will feature speaker Erin Laurie, Franklin County health educator, and an appearance by Kansas City Royals mascot - Sluggerrr. Kansas City Royals' mascot, Sluggerrr, waves a flag ...

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  2. Daily Report for Aug. 29, 2015Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

    a 6:11 a.m. Wednesday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, 305 S. Main St., on a Franklin County warrant for failure to appear in court. a 12:25 p.m. Wednesday, West Seventh Street and South Eisenhower Avenue, Airaymon Cole, 25, Ottawa, on a ...

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  3. Daily Report for Aug. 27, 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | OttawaHerald.com

    a 11:28 a.m. Monday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, 305 S. Main St., Cynthia Fortin, 33, Ottawa, on two Franklin County warrants for probation violation. a 1:03 p.m. Monday, 2100 block of Iowa Road, Jeremiah Leach, 18, Rantoul, on suspicion ...

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  4. You're a new step-grandparent, now what?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... and is the family and child development extension agent for Frontier Extension District No. 11, which serves Franklin County. For more information, call her at (785) 229-3520 or email [email protected]

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  5. Rail trail work showing progress in western Franklin CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    Kenny Varelman, Juan Romero and Stephanie Scott, with APAC Kansas Inc., Emporia, work last week to put yellow hazard strips on a trail crossing at the Flint Hills Nature Trail near its intersection at Idaho Road, about seven miles east of Pomona.

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  6. Flack defense team: 'Fair' trial needs new settingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    Shirley K. Drew, communications professor at Pittsburg State University, discusses the findings of a change of venue study Thursday afternoon conducted in both Wyandotte and Franklin Counties during a motions hearing at the Franklin County District Court, 301 S. Main St., Ottawa., for the Kyle T. Flack, 30, Ottawa, capital murder case.

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  7. Detectives, area employees summoned to Flack hearingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... hearing today regarding the Kyle Flack quadruple homicide case. The hearing is scheduled for 1 p.m. today in Franklin County District Court, 301 S. Main St. Ten subpoenas were issued at the end of July from the Franklin County District Attorney's ...

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  8. Daily Report for Aug. 25, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... of driving with a suspended license after he was stopped for a traffic infraction. a 6:59 p.m. Sunday, Franklin County Adult Detention Center, Gyula Joseph Demeter, 57, Pomona, on suspicion of reckless driving and driving under the influence. a ...

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  9. Reporter, cameraman shot to death on air in central VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... journalists." A disturbing video shows Parker interviewing someone about tourism on Bridgewater Plaza in Franklin County. She was smiling when suddenly at least eight shots were heard. Parker screams, runs and can be heard saying, "Oh my God." As ...

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  10. Exhibit explores role of Harvey Houses on American travelRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Capital-Journal

    ... a dining hall in easy walking distance that served good food quickly," said Deborah Barker, director of the Franklin County Historical Society. "Unfortunately, they were rarely that lucky." Harvey, an immigrant from England, built restaurants - ...

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  11. New Jerusalem welcomes new pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... known Christian rock band Bread of Stone will be featured in a fundraising concert to help launch the Franklin County chapter of Young Life at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, at the Ottawa Municipal Auditorium, 301 S. Hickory in Ottawa. Also featured will ...

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  12. Court filings sealed in two ongoing death penalty cases, one local murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Capital-Journal

    If court documents are sealed, how do I know they've been filed? a Topeka Capital-Journal reporter asked the spokesman for the Franklin County District Court during a hearing for capital murder defendant Kyle Trevor Flack. Documents sealed in a a first-degree murder case in Shawnee County District Court and two ongoing death penalty cases in Franklin and Labette Counties underscore that reporters are hindered in reporting serious criminal cases if court records are sealed, the head of the Kansas Press Association said this week.

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  13. Flack seeks venue change for murder trialRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | KHGI

    ... Steven White. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports ( http://bit.ly/1MGY4qp ) Flack's lawyers asked the Franklin County District Court judge Thursday to move the case outside Franklin County. A professor testified that a survey showed fewer Wyandotte ...

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  14. Defense for Kyle Flack, Franklin County man accused of killing four people, asks judge to move trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Capital-Journal

    The defense team representing capital murder defendant Kyle Trevor Flack on Thursday again asked a Franklin County District Court judge to move their client's case outside Franklin County. Flack, 30, was bound over March 12, 2014, on charges of capital murder in the 2013 slayings of Kaylie Smith Bailey, 21, and her daughter, Lana-Leigh Bailey, 18 months; the premeditated first-degree murders of Andrew A. Stout, 30, and Steven White, 31; and criminal possession of a firearm by a felon.

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  15. Franklin County area police logRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    GUILFORD TOWNSHIP >> Pennsylvania State Police have reported that Wal-Mart, 1730 Lincoln Way East, had items stolen four times in the last eight days. The first incident occurred around 1:30 p.m. July 23, when police said Amelia Catherine Billmeyer, 20, Hagerstown, Maryland, stole $49.29 worth of merchandise, including clothing, from the store.

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  16. Travis Moyer (center) drives the car that he built for the demolition derby in Kansas.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... other to pieces. "There's nothing better," says John Green, a demolition derby driver at a recent fair in Franklin County, Kan. "A lot of people say they would do it, but until you get in there and do it you never know the real feeling." ...

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  17. The Demise Of Old-Style Demolition DerbyRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... other to pieces. "There's nothing better," says John Green, a demolition derby driver at a recent fair in Franklin County, Kan. "A lot of people say they would do it, but until you get in there and do it you never know the real feeling." ...

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  18. Man charged with quadruple murder in Franklin County gets trial postponed five monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    Kyle Trevor Flack, 29, was bound over March 12, 2014, on charges of capital murder in the slayings of Kaylie Smith Bailey, 21, and her daughter, Lana-Leigh Bailey, 18 months; the premeditated first-degree murders of Andrew Adam Stout, 30, and Steven White, 31; and criminal possession of a firearm by a felon. A Franklin County District Court judge granted a defense request that will postpone the quadruple murder trial of Kyle Trevor Flack from September 2015 to February 2016.

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  19. Trial postponed in Franklin County quadruple homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that Franklin County District Judge Eric Godderz on Thursday granted a defense request postponing Kyle Trevor Flack's murder trial from September 2015 to February, 22, 2016. Flack is charged with capital murder in the 2013 slayings of 21-year-old Kaylie Smith Bailey, and her daughter, 18-month-old Lana-Leigh Bailey.

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  20. Man charged with quadruple murder in Franklin County gets trial postponed 5 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Capital-Journal

    A Franklin County District court judge granted a defense request that will postpone the quadruple murder trial of Kyle Trevor Flack from September 2015 to February 2016. District court judge Eric Godderz rescheduled the beginning of the trial to February 22, 2016, during a hearing in the courtroom in Ottawa Thursday morning.

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