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Top 10 Deadliest Gunslingers

Wyatt Earp is perhaps the most storied figure of the Old West, but he was also an accomplished gunslinger who was greatly feared by the bandits of the time

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The Legend of Drunk Tom’s Ghost in Wichita Falls

During the early 20th century, a man by the name of Joseph Kemp rallied the town of Wichita Falls to build a man-made lake and reservoir. Lake Wichita began at 2,200 acres, but has decreased in

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Most People Don't Know These 11 Castles Are Hiding In Kansas

11 Castles in KS-- Sauer – KC; Caenen- Shawnee; Campbell- Wichita; Castle Tea Room- Lawrence; Coronado Heights- Lindsborg; Cray- Atchison; Russell County Fossil Station- Russell; Kimble- Manhattan; Matrot- Topeka; Nichols Hall- Manhattan; Eaves- Sedgwick.

Wyatt Earp was born on March 19, 1848. He worked in the 1870s as a police officer in Wichita and Dodge City, Kansas, where he befriended the gunmen Doc Holliday and Bat Masterson. He later worked as a guard for Wells, Fargo & Company. By 1881 he had moved to Tombstone, Arizona, living as a gambler and a saloon guard. He died on January 13, 1929 in Los Angeles, California.

This photograph shows Amelia Earhart Putnam and Laura Ingalls descending from a TWA “Sky Chief” airplane that stopped briefly at the municipal airport in Wichita, Kansas. The two female aviators were headed for Los Angeles, California, August 19, 1935.

M is for Medicine Park. The cobblestone streets of Medicine Park lead to a variety quaint shops and adorable cabins that line Medicine Creek, the focal point of this former 1920s resort town. Located in southwestern Oklahoma, this area once attracted everyone from movie stars to politicians. Today, you can stay at the Stardust Inn Bed & Breakfast for a quiet retreat or rent the Bonnie & Clyde Cottage where the famous pair of outlaws once found refuge. #OklahomaAtoZ