Area residents gathered at Broken Arrow Park Friday to celebrate Juneteenth, which will be on June 19th. The Boys and Girls Club of Douglas County was there for the festivities, which recognize the end of slavery.
The man arrested for stabbing and attempting to rape a woman on a Lawrence bike path was given the most serious of charges in court Friday. The man's bond was set at $500,000 and he is scheduled to appear back in court on Tuesday.
A debate concerning young children being in bars late has sprung up after the manager at a downtown bar told a mother customers were uncomfortable with her bringing her 11 month old child in with her. Customers are concerned it may not be a healthy environment for the child to be in.
After sitting out the 2009-2010 season with a red shirt, Mario Little is ready to get back in the action. Little has recovered from some injuries and can create matchup problems for other teams with his size.
A southeast wind between 5-10 mph will continue to add moisture to the region adding fuel to the possibility of afternoon pop-up storms and another chance into the evening. Lows will drop to 71 overnight.