To help get more vaccines into the arms of minorities in Wichita, the Sedgwick County Health Department partnered with the Wichita Black Nurses Association and churches in underserved communities a month ago.
Two Newton men, Pastor Clinton McBroom, and Andy Ortiz said they want to help the children at the southern border. The two will be making a trip down to the border this week. They plan on bringing donations they’ve been gathering the last few days.
A split among Republicans on Friday blocked a proposal from conservative Kansas lawmakers to allow parents of academically struggling students to pay for private schooling with state dollars normally earmarked for public schools.
Republicans will vote on removing a powerful Kansas lawmaker charged with drunken driving from his leadership job following the release of a document saying he taunted the Highway Patrol trooper who arrested him and called the officer “donut boy.”