Thursday, 26 May 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Thursday
Low  52°
High 90°
Friday
Low  51°
High 77°
Saturday
Low  59°
High 85°
Sunday
Low  58°
High 88°
Monday
Low  58°
High 83°
Tuesday
Low  58°
High 83°
Wednesday
Low  57°
High 84°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 51°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Two Local Youth Perform Act of Heroism
03/02/2009
 

What started out a a typical afternoon for 17 year olds Kevin Archer and Taylor Seigrist, turned into the two performing an act of bravery and heroics. Kevin Archer and Taylor Seigrist were doing what most typical 17 year olds doing when they are out of school, they were just hanging out. The young men were at a residence in the Wind Ridge Pointe addition of Liberal, when they noticed a couple of young girls in a boat on the lake. They then observed as one girl fell from the boat into the lake. The boys watched for several minutes as the young lady kept going under the water as the other girls in the boat tried pulling her back into the boat. Realizing that the girls were not going to be able to get her into the boat, and that others might also fall into the lake, the boys quickly ran from the residence, jumped into the lake and and swam to where the girl and the boat were. Archer and Seigrist managed to get the girl back into the boat, and then pull the boat to safety. The girls thanked the boys and left the scene before either party got any names. Assistant Fire Chief Skeety Poulton of the Liberal Fire Department observed the soaked boys and at first thought they were swimming, when later it was brought to his attention of this true act of bravery.

© Copyright KSCB 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.
TaylorSeigrist 10/06/2015 8:20 AM
I have still never met this girl or her family.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Injury Accident In Dillons Parking Lot
Three Redskins on All WAC Team Including MVP
2 Vehicle Accident Near Tyrone Causes Minor Injures
Hooker Bus Bursts into Flames in Chickasha
Two Arrested For Drugs After Traffic Stop In Texas County
Tim Fitzgerald Looks Forward to Playing Baseball at Seward  
Torando Injures Two, Destroys Home Near Dodge City
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
Torres Wins Four Golds to Lead LHS at Regional Meet
Stacia Long Files For Re-Election
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Texas County Authorities Crack Down On Gang Activity
July Date Set For Tyrone Teacher
Cecil C Milhon Files For County Commission Dist. 1
Medical Condition Cause of Accident on Western Ave.
Torando Injures Two, Destroys Home Near Dodge City
City Commission Meets, Approves Improvements For Development
Sen. Moran To Make Listening Stop In Liberal
2 Vehicle Accident Near Tyrone Causes Minor Injures
Hasenbank Files For Re-election
SWMC Earns ‘A’ Grade for Patient Safety in April 2016 Hospital Safety Score
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 Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 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