Latest Wichita, Kansas Stories

2008-09-12 12:00:23

WICHITA, Kan., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. and Southwest Airlines today announced the signing of a supply agreement whereby Spirit will supply thrust reverser, fuselage and wing components for Southwest's fleet of B737 aircraft.

2008-08-07 09:01:05

Take Care Health Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Walgreens, has opened three Take Care clinics at Walgreens drugstores in Wichita, Kansas. Take Care Health Systems now has 15 clinics in the region, including 12 in the Kansas City metro area.

2008-08-07 03:00:18

By Jerry Siebenmark, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 7--A group of 50 business, government and civic leaders will be learning next week how two regional cities improved their downtowns and have benefited economically from it.

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Molly McMillin, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--Hawker Beechcraft recorded an increase in orders, sales and earnings for the second quarter of 2008 compared to a year ago, the company said Tuesday.

2008-08-06 03:00:29

By Christina M. Woods and Jeannine Koranda, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--Gail Finney, a marketing consultant and vice chair of the Sedgwick County Democrat Party, beat out medical assistant Inga Taylor for the 84th District House seat.

2008-08-06 03:00:29

By Jeannine Koranda, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 6--State Reps. Oletha Faust-Goudeau and Ty Masterson will be continuing their bids to switch chambers in November as both appeared to win their primaries Tuesday.

2008-08-05 03:00:34

By Molly McMillin, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 5--The strike at Hawker Beechcraft could remove $10 million to $12 million a month in take-home pay from the Wichita economy, a Wichita State University economist said Monday.

2008-08-04 15:00:49

By Phyllis Jacobs Griekspoor and Bi, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 3--Small businesses and independent oil producers in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas find themselves caught in the ripples from the spreading SemGroup LP bankruptcy.

2008-08-04 03:00:22

By Molly McMillin, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug. 4--And daniel MCCoy Eagle correspondent Hawker Beechcraft hourly workers prepared Sunday for this morning's picket line as a strike against the company gets under way. The strike began at 12:01 a.m.

2008-08-04 03:00:15

By Karen Shideler, The Wichita Eagle, Kan. Aug.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".