When the Kansas Masonic Home closed at the end of 2022, the situation left dozens of seniors looking for a new place to live. A Wichita nonprofit, Empowered Senior, stepped up to help residents and their families through the process of finding new homes.
The preschool class at Solomon Grade School is one of the many classrooms Tuesday filled with hearts and sweets for Valentine’s Day, but it was their role last week in a schoolwide assembly where they helped with the presentation of a proclamation of love.
As part of his bet with Sedgwick County Sheriff Jeff Easter, Chief Joe Sullivan spent 15 minutes Monday, wearing a Chiefs hat and standing at the corner of Central and Main, holding up a sign that read, “Chiefs Kingdom.”
A multicultural choir in Wichita, ARISE (African Americans Renewing Interest in Spirituals Ensemble) helped to kick off Black History Month Friday at Mayberry Cultural and Fine Arts Magnet Middle School.