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Additional growth in store for ACE

Although it’s only been in the West End Business Park for a year, Aircraft and Commercial Enterprises is already seeking to lock in more la… Read more

Athletic bond projects: High school gym remodel continues

The doors to the Derby High School gymnasium closed nearly two months ago for bleacher replacement.  Read more

Stelljes retires after 17 years as an NFL referee

Steve Stelljes walked into Cleveland Browns Stadium on Sept. 8, 2002, having no clear picture of what his future would hold. Read more

Local optometrist brings better vision to impoverished

Your old unused pair of glasses sitting in a desk drawer at your house could bring joy and happiness to someone who hasn’t been able to see… Read more


Commission satisfied with project's changes

A proposal to add more housing to the Courtyards at the Oaks community has been approved by the Derby Planning Commission. It needs final a… Read more

KPTS to air new documentary about Joyland

Kansas Public Telecommunication Services (KPTS) – Channel 8 has created a documentary called “Joyland: Reliving the Memories” about the onc… Read more

2020 budget process hits busy period

It’s summer and that means the heat is turning up both outside and on the city’s budget 2020 timeline, which has a Aug. 25 deadline. While … Read more

Motorcyclist struck, injured at intersection

An accident at the intersection of Woodlawn and Meadowlark left a motorcycle rider with critical injuries. The incident took place at about… Read more


Women's employment initiative available for Derby area residents

Women in the south Wichita and Derby areas who are seeking employment or are ready for a job change have a new resource through Women For W… Read more

Business co-owner dismayed over trailer theft

When Leslie Grant arrived at her business last Wednesday, something was missing: a 12-foot enclosed trailer. The trailer, which Grant uses … Read more


Stelljes retires after 17 years as an NFL referee

Steve Stelljes walked into Cleveland Browns Stadium on Sept. 8, 2002, having no clear picture of what his future would hold. Read more

Igo, Keener a part of West win in Kansas Shrine Bowl

Much like their 2018 season, Derby’s Hunter Igo and Isaac Keener saw defense tell a defining story in Saturday’s 46th annual Kansas Shrine … Read more

Cline, Howe and Young named all-state selections

Seniors Courtney Cline and Madi Young were joined by sophomore Amber Howe as Class 6A all-state selections. Cline recently received her sec… Read more

All-state and all-league soccer teams announced

Derby soccer senior Marah Franke, junior Sydney Nilles and sophomore Alyssa Rowland were selected in both the AVCTL-I and Class 6A state po… Read more


Susan Elaine Larsen

DERBY – Susan Elaine Larsen, 69, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Memorial Service: 2:00 pm, Monday, June 17 at Smith Mortuary, 1415 N… Read more

Jay Paul Skaggs

DERBY – Jay Paul Skaggs, 60, passed away June 13, 2019. Visitation 5pm - 8pm, Sunday, June 16 at Smith Mortuary, 1415 N. Rock Rd., Derby; C… Read more

Linda Rose Kind

DERBY – Linda Rose Kind, 63, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Visitation: Monday, June 17 from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm with the family pres… Read more


Pooped out

I walked into the grocery store yesterday and had to watch my step. I counted more than a dozen piles of poop, some of them fresh enough to… Read more

Characters we can't live without

Reading can take you to new worlds, introduce you to characters who find their way deep into your heart, and open your eyes to whole new wa… Read more

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Upcoming Events

Doc Sunback Film Festival

Fans of independent film will be able to watch productions from near and far at the upcoming Doc Su… Read more

Miraculous Mission VBS

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Roar! VBS: The Well Worship Center

421 N. Westview Dr. Read more

Derby Bandits vs Andover in Derby

Doubleheader starting at 6 P.M.  Read more

Perry Ellis basketball camp

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) is partnering with Perry Ellis and Derby High School men… Read more

El Dorado Tournament vs Derby Bandits

Doubleheader starting at 8 A.M. Read more

Sedgwick County to collect household hazardous waste

Sedgwick County residents can dispose of hazardous waste from their homes at an upcoming county was… Read more

American Legion post free swim night

Derby and Haysville’s American Legion post will host a free swimming event for students and familie… Read more

Weather Today

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 60s.


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Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 60s.

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Wind:NNE at 4 mph
Chance of Rain:20%
UV Index:0 Low
Sunrise:06:07:25 AM
Sunset:08:52:28 PM

This Week's Forecast

Partly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 60s.Sun
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Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Mon
10%85° 64°
Showers and thunderstorms late. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Tue
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Morning showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.Wed
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Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the low 70s.Thu
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the mid 70s.Fri
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Slight chance of a thunderstorm. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sat
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