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Past articles by Roy:

A displaced writer picks up a camera — and falls back in love with learning

A longtime reporter who was laid off in the news industry contraction developed a passion for photography, which has helped restore his desire to write. → Read More

UPDATE: Overland Park man dies, wife injured in Butler County motorcycle crash

The victims had to be transported from east of El Dorado to Wichita by ambulance after a rescue helicopter broke down on U.S. 54. → Read More

3 generations of Beatles fans to take in McCartney concert

One family’s plan for a primal trance at the McCartney concert on Wednesday. → Read More

Astrophysicist priest will talk during Aug. 21 solar eclipse

Chris Corbally will talk in Kansas about God and science during the Aug. 21 solar eclipse. → Read More

Kansas astronaut will be looking to the skies with the rest of us for the eclipse

Salina native Steve Hawley has a long history with fun celestial events. → Read More

It’s about living, not dying, chaplain says of hospice care

The most important role of hospice is to give patients a sense of purpose and peace. → Read More

While some Wichitans embrace illegal fireworks, others dread the boom

For many, fireworks are part of a childhood tradition. For other people, and dogs, they are scary or annoying. → Read More

Baby goose rescued in Riverside dies of injuries

Riverside residents had gathered to rescue it and find treatment earlier this month. → Read More

Ham operators in Wichita celebrate the ‘magic of radio’

They can throw antenna wire across a tree and talk to the world. → Read More

Vatican still studying Kansas priest's sainthood eligibility

Vatican committees and the Wichita Diocese are still studying the priest’s eligibility. → Read More

Aug. 21 eclipse creating some concerns, happiness

Exploration Place and the Great Plains Nature Center in Wichita plan eclipse parties. → Read More

He dropped out of school. But they got their degrees because of their dad.

Allen Morris Sr. never liked school. But his daughter, Alicia Thompson, will become the next Wichita school superintendent because of him. → Read More

Buyer gets piece of history at McLean house auction

Angela McLean, the last of her family, now runs a medical foundation in Dallas. → Read More

Want to keep your job? Show up and play well with others.

Many workers today lack the “soft skills” that help keep them employed. This school is teaching them. → Read More

Police investigating whether motorist was shot before hitting tree

Police investigating whether motorist was shot before hitting tree → Read More

BTK serial killer planning his own ‘kick-the-bucket scenario’

A cancer scare prompted Dennis Rader to plan disposal of his belongings and remains, he said in a letter to The Wichita Eagle. His daughter says he’s been dead to her mom for 12 years. → Read More

Dirty Kanza endurance racer collapses on the course, dies

Race officials said Warner Blackburn was competing in the 50-mile event → Read More

Hundreds wait in line for hours to see B-29 ‘Doc’ up close

Proceeds from Saturday’s open house will benefit the World War II bomber’s hangar fundraising effort. → Read More

Dirty Kanza: bicycles, beer and brutal endurance

Emporia created a cycling culture in the Flint Hills – and an economic windfall. → Read More

This will be the first Memorial Day since 3 long-dead U.S. servicemen came home.

This will be the first Memorial Day since three long-dead U.S. servicemen came home. → Read More