Friday, 29 May 2015
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  53°
High 76°
Saturday
Low  51°
High 69°
Sunday
Low  57°
High 78°
Monday
Low  61°
High 85°
Tuesday
Low  63°
High 87°
Wednesday
Low  64°
High 87°
Thursday
Low  64°
High 86°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 74°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
8 "Wonders Of Kansas People" Announced
10/29/2010

Amelia Earhart is one of those being named among the eight Wonders of Kansas People.

The Kansas Sampler Foundation announced the winners of the contest Thursday.

In addition to Earhart, an Atchison-native who became the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, others named in the contest were the Buffalo Soldiers, George Washington Carver, an inventor who lived in Beeler, James Naismith, who invented basketball and lived in Lawrence, Chanute natives and filmmakers Martin and Osa Johnson, and William Allen White, a Pulitzer Prize-winning newspaper editor from Emporia.

Carry Nation, a crusader for Prohibition, and Emil Kapaun, a priest under consideration for sainthood, were also on the list.

© Copyright AP News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Tornadoes and Hail Hit Southwest Kansas
Plane Crash Kills Western Kansas Man
Liberal Police Department Promotes Officers
Two Tornadoes Touch Down Near Sublette
NWS Rates Sunday's Tornadoes
Oil, Gas Valuations Upends County Budgets
Shooting Suspect Apprehended
Redskins Runner Up in Home Regional
Redskins Win Baseball Regional for First Time in 23 Years  
Liberal City Commission Meets, Approves CNG Plat
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Huelskamp Staff to Host Local Office Hours on Tax Concerns in Liberal
Seaman Stymies Liberal at State
Shooting Suspect Apprehended
Juan Rodriguez is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week
Edwin Sobalvarro Signs at Friends
Two Tornadoes Touch Down Near Sublette
Liberal's Riley Shoots 87 and Rolla's Huddleston 8th
KSHSAA Adjusts 5A Baseball Schedule Due to Weather
Lopez and Coyos Two Time All Americans in ITA
Kansas Marijuana Bill Hits Roadblock in State Senate
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2015 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group